Enjoying the different themes and rides in Universal Studios Singapore is a must when you travel to the country. The theme park boasts different thrills and films that young and old visitors enjoy.
Before you start purchasing tickets, we compiled 12 rides and restrictions you need to know about. By keeping this information in mind, you can fully enjoy Universal Studios Singapore rides with your family.
Additionally, staying updated with the recent restrictions helps you plan the best spots to visit. By learning which themes fit best with your group, you won’t tire yourself out when you visit the expansive theme park.
Below, we listed the 12 different rides and the restrictions you need to know about. Locate the best areas and plan your trip wisely!
Sci-fi City Zone
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To better arrange your trip to Universal Studios Singapore, we divided our list of rides according to the park’s zones. With this, you can fully enjoy what each area has to offer. On the other hand, this detailed list also provides parents with the information they need on the rides to avoid.
Transformers the Ride: The Ultimate 3D Battle
When it comes to Universal Studios Singapore rides, we always add the Transformers ride to our must-see list. To experience the thrilling ride, you need to walk to the park’s Sci-fi City zone. This attraction offers an indoor hyper-realistic 3D thrill experience.
Restrictions: To ride Transformers the Ride: The Ultimate 3D Battle, guests need a height of at least 102cm. Children with heights between 102cm to 122cm need to be accompanied by an adult.
Park officials discourage people with a fear of enclosed spaces from lining up for this ride. Additionally, the safety restraints used on this ride may not be suitable for some passengers, depending on their size or shape. Those with prosthetic limbs need to remove them before riding.
Battlestar Galactica: Human vs. Cylon
Aside from the Transformers ride, the Battlestar Galactica also hails as one of Universal Studios Singapore’s crown favourites. This outdoor attraction serves as a high-speed turbulent roller coaster. Adrenaline junkies look forward to lining up to this exhilarating ride in the Sci-Fi City zone.
If you want to know if you can fit the ride, you’ll spot a test seat you can try near the area. With this, interested individuals can make sure if they need to skip the ride.
Restrictions: For interested riders, you need a height of at least 125cm. Those who can’t meet this restriction will not be allowed to ride. Before getting on the ride, guests need to leave all loose articles.
No need to fret about the safety of your belongings because you can find secure lockers near the area. You may also leave unimportant loose articles in cubicles provided near the ride’s staff area.
For a unique seated ride, you need to check our Sci-Fi City zone’s Accelerator. The sheltered spinning ride speeds up as it goes for the rider’s enjoyment. It also simulates a feeling of being part of an intergalactic space with your fellow pod riders.
Restrictions: Young guests need a height of at least 122cm to ride the Accelerator. They also require an adult companion to ride with them. Meanwhile, staff strictly refuses to let parents with hand-held infants ride this attraction.
The Accelerator also offers a better experience at night with its effects and lighting. Unfortunately, this makes the ride unadvisable for those sensitive to flashing lights.
Moreover, we also discourage people who have trouble maintaining an upright seating position from riding this attraction. The centrifugal force generated by the rotating pods might prevent them from enjoying other rides.
New York Zone
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Sesame Street Spaghetti Space Chase
If you’re travelling with children, we encourage you to add the Sesame Street Spaghetti Space Chase ride to your go-to list. The attraction features a fun indoor movie special effects show. Riders experience going on a space mission with the beloved gang from Sesame Street.
Restrictions: Children who want to experience this ride need a height of at least 92cm. They also need an adult to accompany them before riding.
Like most of the Universal Studios Singapore rides, this attraction uses safety restraints. Because of this, the ride may not suit some interested guests with certain body types.
Far Far Away Zone
Experience flying aboard Donkey’s Dragon wifey by adding this to your must-ride list. This outdoor roller coaster boasts a fun-filled view of the world of Shrek. Parents with kids who love the film will surely enjoy this ride.
Restrictions: Staff strictly refuses to let guests under 122cm ride this attraction. Meanwhile, kids who match the height restriction need an adult to accompany them. Parents with hand-held infants will also be refused to ride.
Guests with loose articles and bags need to leave them behind. Those with prosthetic limbs need to tightly secure or remove them before riding.
Puss In Boots’ Giant Journey
Fans of the beloved cat from Shrek shouldn’t miss out on this ride! This outdoor family roller coaster lets riders experience going on an adventure with Puss in Boots.
Restrictions: Guests with a height under 100cm cannot ride this attraction. Young guests with a height between 100cm and 122cm need an adult to ride with them.
The Puss In Boots’ Giant Journey uses restraints that do not fit certain body types. Guests with loose items also need to leave them behind before riding. Those with prosthetic limbs must remove or secure them to avoid accidents.
The Lost World Zone
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Dinosaur fans never miss out on adding the Canopy Flyer to their must-ride list. The outdoor aerial ride lets guests experience flying like a pterodactyl on the hunt for prey. Jurassic Park fans will also love the prehistoric birds-eye view while gliding and swinging along the landscape.
Restrictions: Staff strictly stop guests with heights lower than 92cm from riding this attraction. Children with a height between 92cm and 122 cm need an adult to accompany them on the ride.
Before riding, interested guests need to remove any prosthetic limbs or loose articles. We encourage you to use the secure lockers offered around the park for important items. Moreover, we also discourage parents with hand-held infants to line up.
Jurassic Park Rapids Adventure
Jurassic Park fans rejoice over the offerings of the Rapids Adventure in The Lost World zone. Guests experience riding the lush waterways where dinosaurs roam free. Riders also enjoy the white water raft system with state-of-the-art animatronics; they make the ride more exciting!
Restrictions: Interested guests with heights lower than 107cm cannot line up for this ride. However, children who meet the height requirement need an adult to accompany them.
Guests with prosthetic limbs need to either secure or remove them to fully enjoy this attraction. You may ask staff for assistance on this matter.
Meanwhile, this Universal Studios Singapore attraction used a vertical lift system. Because of this, we discourage claustrophobic guests from trying out the ride. Moreover, the restraints may not be accessible to guests with certain body shapes.
Line up at this The Lost World zone attraction to get the chance to fly with Pteranodons. Unlike earlier rides, this outdoor attraction features a gentler seated spinning ride. This makes it a perfect match for guests travelling with young children.
Restrictions: Young guests under 122cm height limit need an adult companion to ride with them. However, staff refuses to let parents with hand-held infants ride Dino-Soarin’ to avoid accidents.
King Julien’s Beach Party-Go-Round
Families visiting Universal Studios Singapore need to add this to their must-ride list. Kids will enjoy seeing the beloved Madagascar characters featured on this Family Carousel ride. Guests also experience dancing and spinning along to familiar music from the films.
Restrictions: Kids under 122cm need an adult to ride with them. Meanwhile, parents with hand-held infants can only ride the chariots featured on the carousel.
Ancient Egypt Zone
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Bring out your inner archaeologist by adding Treasure Hunters to your rides list! The outdoor motor ca-ride can be spotted in the Ancient Egypt zone. Use a cute vintage motor car to witness unique sights and features on this ride.
Restrictions: Young guests need adult supervision if their height does not reach 122cm. On the other hand, parents with hand-held infants cannot line up for this ride.
Revenge of the Mummy
One of the most beloved Universal Studios Singapore rides is the Revenge of the Mummy. Interested guests line up to experience a unique indoor high-speed roller coaster. They also get the chance to witness an exciting visual experience featuring traps seen in mummy adventure films.
Restrictions: This ride makes use of restraints that may not be comfortable for guests with certain body types. Interested riders also need to remove loose articles and items. Those with a height under 122cm cannot ride this attraction.
This article was updated by Kaira De la Rosa.