Universal Studios Singapore

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Address: 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269
Duration: 5-6 hours
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Universal Studios Singapore is a one of its kind theme park located in Asia. It features six zones each of which is based on movies and/or television featuring their attractions. It is larger than life experience where you get to meet various characters on the streets like the Minions, Puss in Boots, and even Marlyn Monroe! This theme park offers something for all age groups to enjoy.


If you enjoy a good adrenaline rush then Universal Studios Singapore is the place for you. It has exciting rides that will get your heart racing. From Battle star Galactica and Canopy Flyer to Transformers: The Ride 3D, and many more, there are lots to unfold.

  • Experience the world’s tallest duelling roller coaster Battlestar Galactica at Universal Studios Singapore.
  • Halloween horror nights occur every year here showcasing haunted houses, scare zones, and live entertainment featuring the Universal Studios’ characters.
  • Experience thrilling Universal Studio rides set in the Ancient Egyptian world. Revenge of the Mummy: The Ride, is a must for adventure lovers and fans of the movie alike!
  • Experience the inhouse Hollywood walk of fame, which includes stars of characters from the Universal Studios universe.
  • Meet and greet your favourite characters from Universal Studios Singapore. These include the Minions, Shrek, Transformers, Cookie Monster, and many more!

Explore Universal Studios Singapore

Universal Studios Singapore has six themed zones which have rides of every thrill level. Here’s everything you need to know to explore the park.

Ancient Egypt

Time travel in the past to what Ancient Egypt during the 1930s looked like. It features huge Pharaoh tombs, Obelisks, and Pyramids inspired by the Mummy franchise. A thrilling ride here is the Revenge of the Mummy: The Ride sure to give you goosebumps!

New York

This zone represents the post-modernization era in New York. It includes various landmarks commonly portrayed in movies such as neon lights, city skyline, facades, and sidewalks. You also get to meet your favourite sesame street characters here and ride the Sesame Street Spaghetti Space Chase.

Sci-Fi City

If you crave nerve-shredding rides then this is the zone for you. This zone transports you into what the metropolis of the future is supposed to look like. It features some of the most thrilling rides in the park, Battlestar Galactica: HUMAN & CYCLON, and Transformers: The Ride 3D.

Ancient Egypt

Time travel in the past to what Ancient Egypt during the 1930s looked like. It features huge Pharaoh tombs, Obelisks, and Pyramids inspired by the Mummy franchise. A thrilling ride here is the Revenge of the Mummy: The Ride sure to give you goosebumps!

The Lost World

This zone has two subzones, Jurassic park, based on the film by Steven Spielberg, and Waterworld, based on the film Waterworld. Jurassic Park Rapids Adventure is a thrilling water ride from this zone. Canopy flyer is another high thrill ride here that is a must-try.

Far Far Away

This zone replicates the magical Shrek Universe. You can meet and greet your favourite Shreck characters here. It has kid-friendly rides such as Enchanted Airways, Magic potion spin, and Puss in boots’ giant journey.


This zone takes inspiration from the film Madagascar and features a tropical jungle theme. It features two kid-friendly rides, Madagascar: A Crate Adventure, and King Julien's beach party-go-round. There is a retail outlet, Penguin Mercantile, which sells merchandise from the film as well.

Things To Do Universal Studios Singapore

Universal Studios Singapore has lots of things to do including thrilling Universal Studio rides, fun shows, delicious cuisines, and unlimited shopping.

Rides & Attraction

This theme park is packed with rides and attractions of all thrill levels. Every zone here has different kinds of rides with different themes. The most popular rides include Battlestar Galactica: HUMAN & CYCLON, Transformers: The Ride 3D, and Revenge of the Mummy the ride.


If you want to relax or take a break from the rides, there are plenty of live shows which help you do just that. You must catch the Lake Hollywood Spectacular’s incredible firework shows, the live water show WaterWorld, and the Shrek 4-D Adventure. All these shows are sure to fascinate you!

Street Entertainment

Make sure to catch the street entertainment shows which pop up at various places between rides. The most elaborate one is the Hollywood Dreams Light-up Parade, featured on select evenings, which has your favourite character parading through the streets.

Meet and Greet

Get the opportunity to meet and greet your favourite fantasy characters like Gru and the Minions, Sesame Street, Dr Rodney, Shrek, and many more. They feature in their respective zones so keep an eye out for these friendly mascots!


Take your favourite characters' merchandise, and much more, home by shopping at the various stores in Universal Studios Singapore. The Universal Studios Store is a shopping extravaganza, that sells beautifully themed merchandise. Another is Carter’s Curiosities, where you can shop for replicas of historical artefacts and fossils.


The park has over 15 places for dining with various price points and options. Head over to Oasis spice cafe, a traditional Indian restaurant, or StartBot Cafe for quick serving Japanese cuisine. From pizzas to BBQ ribs, you can find a lot of variety here.


There are several comfortable stays in Sentosa where you can retire for the day after you visit Universal Studios Singapore. Crockford Tower is the epitome of luxury which combines discreet exclusivity and premium personalized service. Another great hotel located in the fringe of the tropical rainforest is Equarius Hotel.

Know Before You Visit

Here we have detailed everything you need to know before you plan your visit to Universal Studios Singapore.

Universal Studios Singapore opening hours are as follows:

  • Mon to Sun: 2 PM - 8 PM
  • Public & school holidays: 2 PM - 9 PM

Best Time to Visit:

  • The months of March, June, September, and December are the busiest here.
  • February, a couple of weeks past the Chinese new year, is a good time to visit the park.

Address: 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269
Parking: There is plenty of parking space, however, it is chargeable at $6 to $9. Valet parking is also available in the park.
Getting There:

  • Bus: Take bus 145, 166,80, or 61 to Vovo city and cover the remaining distance in RWS 8 public bus service which will bring guests directly into Resorts World for a SGD2 fee and takes 5 mins. The bus travel is 15.6 km plus 1.8 km and would take around 25 mins.
  • Metro: You can take the subway from Clark Quay to HarbourFront which would take 7 mins and would cover 4 km. Cover the remaining distance in RWS 8 public bus service which will bring guests directly into Resorts World for a SGD2 fee and takes 5 mins.
  • Car/Taxi: The fastest way to reach Universal Studios Singapore is by car/taxi. It would take you around 8 mins and would cover 6.4 km from Singapore.
  • Strollers are available for rent at the entrance and Jurassic Outfitters in The Lost World. Rates are SGD15 (infant/single) and SGD20 (double). Annual Pass holders enjoy a SGD5 discount.
  • There is free Wifi all around the park.
  • Drinking water fountains are available throughout the park.
  • Park attendants are always available around the corner as and when you need any assistance. They can help you with your photos or assist in case of an emergency.
  • There are paid locker facilities available for rent to keep your belongings safely. Some zones require you to put your bags in the locker, these include HUMAN vs. CYLON, Revenge of the Mummy, and the Jurassic Park Rapids Adventure.
  • For the Muslim visitors, the Universal Studios Singapore operators have a prayer room next to Battlestar Galactica.
  • Wheelchairs and motorized vehicles are available for rent at the entrance only.
  • All restaurants, stores, toilets, lockers, and common areas are accessible to guests using wheelchairs.
  • Service dogs are allowed inside the park for the visually impaired. However, they are not allowed inside some of the rides.
  • There is Halal food available inside the park in Mel’s Drive-In and Goldilocks. 
  • There is a nursing room inside the park and is located inside the Membership Lobby inside the park entrance
  • Many of the rides in the park have been accommodated for wheelchairs as well. These include Sesame Street Spaghetti Space Chase, Accelerator, Battlestar Galactica: CYLON, Battlestar Galactica: HUMAN, Revenge of the Mummy, and many more.
  • No outside food and beverages are allowed inside the park.
  • The use of drones is not permitted inside the premises.
  • All bags that you bring inside are subject to inspection.
  • No smoking is allowed inside the park except for in the designated smoking areas.
  • No animals, except for assistance dogs for the visually impaired, are allowed inside the park.
  • No costumes or full-face masks are allowed inside the park.

Here are some insider tips for you to make the most of your time in Universal Studios Singapore.

  • Start your day early to make sure you get to the beginning of the queue and get a lot of time to explore the entire park.
  • Download the Universal Studios Mobile app from Google play to get information on the wait time for Universal Studio rides, when your favourite characters will appear, to get the park’s map, and much more.
  • If you are travelling with children, start from the left of the park where you can have family-friendly experiences. If you seek adventure and adrenaline, start from the right side to experience thrill rides.
  • Wear comfortable clothes and shoes to make sure you can experience the day without any distractions.
  • Plan your day such that you eat your lunch before 12 noon or 2:30 to avoid lunch crowds.
  • Sesame Street Character Breakfast: Enjoy a hearty breakfast buffet here in the company of your favourite sesame street characters.
  • Mel's Drive-In: It is an all-American cafe serving all the classics.
  • KT’s Grill: Dive into a traditional Irish-American grill house with a menu of pub favourites.
  • Starbucks: Sip into the classic taste of roasted coffee of your choice here at Starbucks.
  • Loui's NY Pizza Parlor: Craving some classic new york style pizza? This is the place to be. It serves classic NY pizza along with other Italian favourites.
  • Oasis Spice Café: This is a traditional Indian restaurant serving some favourites such as mutton masala, and butter chicken.
  • Discovery Food Court: Discover the traditional Singaporean dishes here including Laksa and Roasted chicken rice.
  • Beach Villas is a treat for the senses, the perfect place for you to spend your special occasions in.
  • Crockfords Tower combines discreet exclusivity and premium personalized service. It is a luxury you deserve!
  • If tropical rainforest and staying amidst nature sounds good to you, then Equarius Hotel is the place for you.
  • Festive Hotel provides a lively island ambience which is perfect for family vacations.
  • Hard Rock Hotel Singapore is a rock and roll meets contemporary Singapore vibe which gives you a perfect holiday experience.
  • Step into the art gallery-like feel of Hotel Michael which has mural-adorned walls and artistic furniture pieces.
  • Ocean Suites is a unique experience tucked beside an aquarium! With a fascinating view of stingrays and fishes swimming in your room.
  • TreeTop Lofts is perched 12 meters above the ground is a private and cosy place perfect for a getaway from the city life.

Discover the places you can shop from when visiting Universal Studios Singapore:

  • Hello Kitty Studio: This is an adorable store with Hello Kitty merchandise.
  • Hollywood China Arcade: Play the coolest games and get e-tickets that can be redeemed for Universal Studio merchandise and more.
  • Universal Studios Store: If you have time to go to one store visit here. It offers the largest variety of Universal Studio themed collectables.
  • Minion Mart: Get your Minion-themed merchandise to take home in this store.
  • The Dark Room: You can buy pictures taken of you enjoying a ride from this shop to preserve memories of the day.
  • Silver Screen: It features the latest merchandise from your favourite blockbusters and other Hollywood memorabilia.
  • The Brown Derby: Here you can take home your favourite Sesame Street-themed collectables, toys, and souvenirs.
  • Transformers Supply Vault: Here you find the latest authentic Transformers toys, unique collectables, and apparel.

Frequently Asked Questions About Universal Studios Singapore

What is the Universal Studios Singapore?

Universal Studios Singapore is an amusement park with six themed zones.

Where is Universal Studios Singapore located?

The park is located within Resorts World Sentosa on Sentosa Island, Singapore.

What are Universal Studios Singapore opening hours?

Universal Studios opening hours are 2 PM to 8 PM on Everyday. On school and public holidays, the park is open till 9 PM.

What’s the best time to visit Universal Studios Singapore?

The best time to visit Universal Studios Singapore is in February, a couple of weeks after the Chinese new year.

How big is Universal Studios Singapore?

Universal Studios Singapore spans 20 hectares in area.

How much time do you need at Universal Studios Singapore?

To completely explore Universal Studios Singapore, you will need somewhere between 5-6 hours as there can be long queues on the popular rides.

What is unique about Universal Studios Singapore?

Universal Studios Singapore has six themed areas all inspired by the world and characters of Universal Studios. 

Is Universal Studios Singapore an outdoor or indoor park?

Universal Studios Singapore is an outdoor park.

Is there any dress code inside Universal Studios Singapore?

You are not allowed to wear costumes, and masks inside the park.

Is outside food allowed in Universal Studios Singapore? 

No, outside food is not allowed in Universal Studios Singapore.

What type of restaurants does Universal Studios Singapore offer? 

Universal Studios Singapore has different dining options to choose from fast food to full meals. Mel's Drive-In, KT’s Grill, Starbucks and Loui's NY Pizza Parlor are a few worth visiting. 

Are there any ATMs available at Universal Studios Singapore?

There are ATMs inside Universal Studios Singapore. One is located near the entrance and in Jurassic Park. The staff will always be around to point you towards the nearest ATM.

Are strollers and wheelchairs available inside Universal Studios Singapore?

Yes, strollers and wheelchairs are available for rent inside Universal Studios Singapore.

Are lockers available inside Universal Studios Singapore?

Yes, lockers are available inside Universal Studios Singapore.

Is there a baby room inside Universal Studios Singapore?

Yes, there are baby rooms located inside the Membership Lobby inside the park entrance.

Is there a free parking space inside Universal Studios Singapore?

No, the parking space is to be paid for inside the park.

Can children enter Universal Studios Singapore alone?

No, children must be accompanied by a supervising adult. 

Can I get First Aid at Universal Studios Singapore?

Yes, first aid is available in Universal Studios Singapore.