Do I get early access to the Theme Park?

If you are a hotel guest or Merlin Annual Passholder you are entitled to Early Ride Time. Selected rides and attractions will be open from 9:30 am including: 

Mutiny Bay
Wicker Man



CBeebies Land
Get Set Go Treetop Adventure
Go Jetters Vroomster Zoom Ride
In the Night Garden Magical Boat Ride
Justin's House Pie-O-Matic Factory
Numtums Number-go-round
Octonauts Rollercoaster Adventure
Postman Pat Parcel Post

Important Information:

  • Early Ride Time is not available during Scarefest, Fireworks and other Special Events, or after the 4th October 2019.
  • The Early Ride Time line-up is subject to availability and can change throughout the season.
  • Early Ride Time is only available for guests who have booked tickets alongside accommodation packages or are Merlin Annual Passholders.
  • If you select a 1 day Theme Park package, you do not get Early Ride Time if your Park entry date is on your day of arrival.