Universal Studios Hollywood in Los Angeles
Helpful advice from us and our travellers so you can enjoy your experience to the fullest.
How many parks are at Universal Studios Hollywood?
Universal Studios Hollywood has 2 parks, split between levels: Lower Lot and Upper Lot. Something that is unique to Universal Studios Hollywood is that the park is also a real working movie studio, meaning you'll also have the opportunity to see how and where Universal Studios' movies and TV shows are made. If your lucky, you'll even get the chance to see on current projects being filmed.
Is it worth getting the express tickets over the standard tickets?
Seeing as there are only 9 rides in total, Universal Studios' lines can get pretty long, especially past 10:00 in the morning, when the bulk of the parks visitors begin entering the park. Of those 9 rides, Transformers The Ride and Harry Potter can be have some of the longest lines in the park, making the Express tickets worth it, due to the amount of time you save.
How long should I spend at Universal Studios Hollywood?
To make the most of your time at Universal Studios Hollywood, you'll want to spend an entire day to discover and explore all of the attractions. You also need to cater in the wait times for each ride as after 10:00 in the morning, wait times can be as long as 180 minutes.