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Wait Times at Hershey Park

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HersheyPark is an amusement park located in Hershey, Pennsylvania, featuring roller coasters, including Skyrush, Wildcat's Revenge, Storm Runner, & Fahrenheit, thrill rides, and family friendly attractions. HersheyPark operates seasonally and is busiest during April, May, and October, with lighter crowds in June, July, & August. See the Hershey Park Crowd Calendar for more details. Each fall/winter, the park hosts the Halloween themed Dark Nights event with haunted houses and the Christmas Candylane with millions of lights & select attraction operation.

User Park Rating: 80%

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Current Park Time
02:15 AM

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Hershey Park Typical Wait Times

What are wait times typically like at Hershey Park each day? The table below shows the recent average of wait times at Hershey Park, listed in 5 minute intervals.

Hershey Park Typical Average Wait Times
TIME WAIT TIME
9:05 AM
8 minutes
9:10 AM
8 minutes
9:15 AM
8 minutes
9:20 AM
8 minutes
9:25 AM
8 minutes
9:30 AM
8 minutes
9:35 AM
8 minutes
9:40 AM
8 minutes
9:45 AM
8 minutes
9:50 AM
10 minutes
9:55 AM
11 minutes
10:00 AM
11 minutes
10:05 AM
10 minutes
10:10 AM
9 minutes
10:15 AM
9 minutes
10:20 AM
9 minutes
10:25 AM
10 minutes
10:30 AM
10 minutes
10:35 AM
10 minutes
10:40 AM
10 minutes
10:45 AM
10 minutes
10:50 AM
11 minutes
10:55 AM
11 minutes
11:00 AM
11 minutes
11:05 AM
13 minutes
11:10 AM
14 minutes
11:15 AM
14 minutes
11:20 AM
14 minutes
11:25 AM
14 minutes
11:30 AM
15 minutes
11:35 AM
15 minutes
11:40 AM
15 minutes
11:45 AM
15 minutes
11:50 AM
15 minutes
11:55 AM
15 minutes
12:00 PM
15 minutes
12:05 PM
15 minutes
12:10 PM
15 minutes
12:15 PM
16 minutes
12:20 PM
16 minutes
12:25 PM
17 minutes
12:30 PM
17 minutes
12:35 PM
17 minutes
12:40 PM
17 minutes
12:45 PM
17 minutes
12:50 PM
18 minutes
12:55 PM
18 minutes
1:00 PM
18 minutes
1:05 PM
19 minutes
1:10 PM
19 minutes
1:15 PM
19 minutes
1:20 PM
19 minutes
1:25 PM
20 minutes
1:30 PM
19 minutes
1:35 PM
19 minutes
1:40 PM
20 minutes
1:45 PM
19 minutes
1:50 PM
19 minutes
1:55 PM
19 minutes
2:00 PM
19 minutes
2:05 PM
20 minutes
2:10 PM
20 minutes
2:15 PM
19 minutes
2:20 PM
19 minutes
2:25 PM
19 minutes
2:30 PM
20 minutes
2:35 PM
19 minutes
2:40 PM
19 minutes
2:45 PM
19 minutes
2:50 PM
20 minutes
2:55 PM
20 minutes
3:00 PM
19 minutes
3:05 PM
20 minutes
3:10 PM
20 minutes
3:15 PM
20 minutes
3:20 PM
20 minutes
3:25 PM
20 minutes
3:30 PM
21 minutes
3:35 PM
20 minutes
3:40 PM
21 minutes
3:45 PM
22 minutes
3:50 PM
21 minutes
3:55 PM
21 minutes
4:00 PM
21 minutes
4:05 PM
21 minutes
4:10 PM
21 minutes
4:15 PM
21 minutes
4:20 PM
21 minutes
4:25 PM
21 minutes
4:30 PM
21 minutes
4:35 PM
21 minutes
4:40 PM
21 minutes
4:45 PM
21 minutes
4:50 PM
20 minutes
4:55 PM
20 minutes
5:00 PM
20 minutes
5:05 PM
19 minutes
5:10 PM
19 minutes
5:15 PM
19 minutes
5:20 PM
19 minutes
5:25 PM
19 minutes
5:30 PM
19 minutes
5:35 PM
18 minutes
5:40 PM
19 minutes
5:45 PM
19 minutes
5:50 PM
19 minutes
5:55 PM
18 minutes
6:00 PM
18 minutes
6:05 PM
19 minutes
6:10 PM
18 minutes
6:15 PM
18 minutes
6:20 PM
18 minutes
6:25 PM
18 minutes
6:30 PM
18 minutes
6:35 PM
18 minutes
6:40 PM
18 minutes
6:45 PM
18 minutes
6:50 PM
18 minutes
6:55 PM
18 minutes
7:00 PM
18 minutes
7:05 PM
18 minutes
7:10 PM
18 minutes
7:15 PM
18 minutes
7:20 PM
17 minutes
7:25 PM
18 minutes
7:30 PM
18 minutes
7:35 PM
17 minutes
7:40 PM
17 minutes
7:45 PM
17 minutes
7:50 PM
17 minutes
7:55 PM
16 minutes
8:00 PM
16 minutes

Hershey Park Trends

Wait Times This Week
-40.0%
Wait Times This Month
-40.0%

Hershey Park Average Wait Profile

Data For 04/12/2024
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Wait Time Data

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Weekly Wait Times

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Park Attractions List

Attractions with Wait Times

ATTRACTION REQ TYPE WAIT

Attractions Not Reporting

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Shows and Entertainment

ATTRACTION NAME

Dining Options

Name Location
1906 Grill Hershey Park
8 Cut Crust Hershey Park
Berks Hershey Park
Boardwalk Beverage Hershey Park
Brews at 1906 Grill Hershey Park
Bricker's Famous French Fries Hershey Park
Chick-fil-A Hershey Park
Chickie's & Pete's - Midway America Hershey Park
Chickie's & Pete's - Pioneer Frontier Hershey Park
Chocolatetown Treats Hershey Park
Dippin' Dots Hershey Park
Dispatch - The Hollow Hershey Park
Dispatch Express - Founder's Way Hershey Park
Dunkin' Cart Hershey Park
Dunkin' Donuts - The Boardwalk Area Hershey Park
East Coast Burger Works Hershey Park
East Coast Mini Donuts Truck Hershey Park
Fahrenheit Beverage Hershey Park
Flying Fare Hershey Park
Funnel Cake - Founder's Way by Shorty's Hershey Park
Kettle Corn - Founder's Way Hershey Park
Kettle Corn - The Boardwalk Hershey Park
Kissing Tower Snacks Hershey Park
Kosher Food Truck Hershey Park
Lemon Drop Shop Hershey Park
Los Tres Cubanos Empanada Food Truck Hershey Park
Milton's Ice Cream Parlor Hershey Park
Moe's Southwest Grill Hershey Park
Nathan's Famous - Founder's Way Hershey Park
Nathan's Famous - The Boardwalk Hershey Park
Oola Bowls at Kissing Tower Hill Hershey Park
Oola Bowls at the Boardwalk Hershey Park
Overlook Food Court Hershey Park
Pepsi Freeze Zone Hershey Park
Pepsi Oasis Hershey Park
Philly Cheesesteak Co. on the roll Hershey Park
Pierside Pepsi Freeze Zone Hershey Park
Popcorn Wagon Hershey Park
Pretzel House in Founder's Way Hershey Park
Rita's Italian Ice Hershey Park
Shoreline Beverage Hershey Park
Shoreline Grill Hershey Park
Simply Chocolate Hershey Park
Spring Creek Smokehouse Hershey Park
Starbucks Hershey Park
Subway - Founder's Way Hershey Park
Subway - Pioneer Frontier Hershey Park
Subway - The Boardwalk Hershey Park
The Frozen Spoon Hershey Park
The Nut Hut Hershey Park
The S'mores Cart Hershey Park
The Sweeterie Confectionery Kitchen Hershey Park
The Walking Taco Food Truck Hershey Park
Top Tier Treats Hershey Park
Tower Fries Hershey Park

Nearby Hotels

Name Location
Hershey Lodge Hershey Hershey Park
Hersheypark Camping Resort Hershey Hershey Park
The Hotel Hershey Hershey Hershey Park

Defunct Attractions

ATTRACTION TYPE

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Hershey Park Wait Time Heat Map

Data Ending on 04/12/2024
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This graph shows the wait time heat map for Hershey Park. This graph shows the posted wait times for each attraction at the park at different time intervals. Greener colors indicate shorter wait times; redder colors indicate longer wait times. Click the buttons to change the graph instantly to a different time interval.
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Hershey Park Wait Time Calendar

Data Ending 04/12/2024
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This graph shows the daily average wait time at Hershey Park by calendar day for 04/12/2024. Greener colors indicate lower wait times (i.e. less busy days); redder colors indicate longer wait times (i.e. busier days).

Note that is not a crowd calendar. Click here for the Hershey Park Crowd Calendar

Hershey Park Frequently Asked Questions

  • What do admission tickets cost to Hershey Park?

    • A single day admission ticket costs $84.95 for ages 9+, $54.99 for ages 3 to 9. Cheaper deals or online purchases can reduce the cost of tickets. A Giant Size season pass costs $415, a King Size season pass $290, a Full Size season pass $245, and a Bite Size season pass $195.

  • What is the busiest day to visit HersheyPark?

    • Saturday is the busiest day of the week to visit the park with an average wait time of 22 minutes. The least busy day to very is Monday through Thursday with a 16 minute average wait time.

  • What are the Hershey Park hours?

    • The park hours vary by the season. In the summer, the park is usually open at 9:00 AM. In the fall, it may not open until after 12:00 PM or later.

  • Where is HersheyPark located?

    • Hershey Park is located in Hershey, Pa, within Central Pennsylvania.

  • What is Hersheypark Christmas Candylane?

    • After the regular season ends in October, and cooler weather arrives, HersheyPark operates with a more limited set of offerings with Christmas Candylane. The park is decked out in millions of Christmas lights and operates several roller coasters, weather permitting. The base price for a Christmas Candylane ticket is $84.95 per person, but it can be purchased online for $39.99 if a particular day is selected.

  • What is the Boardwalk at HersheyPark?

    • The Boardwalk is a water park included with admission to Hershey Park.

  • What other attractions are near Herhsey Park?

    • Hershey's Chocolate World is a free tour all about the world famous Hershey's chocolate. It is open year round. ZooAmerica is a zoo that also operates year round.

  • What are the official resorts of HerhseyPark?

    • There are three official HersheyPark resorts/hotels: the Hershey Lodge, The Hershey Hotel, and the HersheyPark Camping Resort.

  • What family coasters does Hershey Park have?

    • The only true family coaster is the Cocoa Cruiser.

  • Where is the best place to buy tickets to HersheyPark?

    • The official HersheyPark website offers the best deals on regular season tickets and Hersheypark Christmas Candylane tickets.

  • What is Fast Track at Hersheypark?

    • Fast Track is a system to avoid much of the queue at participating attractions for an additional fee (i.e. wait less time in line for a price). It comes in Fast Track and Fast Track Unlimited varieties, with the latter allowing multiple redemptions per attraction. The price varies per day, and is typically higher on busier days. Fast Track is linked with the HPGO system.

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Park Attractions List

Attractions with Wait Times

ATTRACTION REQ TYPE WAIT

Attractions Not Reporting

ATTRACTION NAME REQ TYPE
None
None
42"
54"
None
None
36"
42"
42"
42"
42"
48"
48"
36"
42"
None
36"
None
None
54"
42"
None
36"
36"
None
54"
None
48"
48"
48"
None
48"
None
42"
48"
36"
36"
None
None
None
None
42"
None
42"
42"
None
36"
36"
None
None
None
54"
36"
42"
None
None
54"
36"
36"
36"
48"
42"
None
42"
None
None
None
36"
None
None
48"
42"
48"
48"

Shows and Entertainment

ATTRACTION NAME

Dining Options

Name Location
1906 Grill Hershey Park
8 Cut Crust Hershey Park
Berks Hershey Park
Boardwalk Beverage Hershey Park
Brews at 1906 Grill Hershey Park
Bricker's Famous French Fries Hershey Park
Chick-fil-A Hershey Park
Chickie's & Pete's - Midway America Hershey Park
Chickie's & Pete's - Pioneer Frontier Hershey Park
Chocolatetown Treats Hershey Park
Dippin' Dots Hershey Park
Dispatch - The Hollow Hershey Park
Dispatch Express - Founder's Way Hershey Park
Dunkin' Cart Hershey Park
Dunkin' Donuts - The Boardwalk Area Hershey Park
East Coast Burger Works Hershey Park
East Coast Mini Donuts Truck Hershey Park
Fahrenheit Beverage Hershey Park
Flying Fare Hershey Park
Funnel Cake - Founder's Way by Shorty's Hershey Park
Kettle Corn - Founder's Way Hershey Park
Kettle Corn - The Boardwalk Hershey Park
Kissing Tower Snacks Hershey Park
Kosher Food Truck Hershey Park
Lemon Drop Shop Hershey Park
Los Tres Cubanos Empanada Food Truck Hershey Park
Milton's Ice Cream Parlor Hershey Park
Moe's Southwest Grill Hershey Park
Nathan's Famous - Founder's Way Hershey Park
Nathan's Famous - The Boardwalk Hershey Park
Oola Bowls at Kissing Tower Hill Hershey Park
Oola Bowls at the Boardwalk Hershey Park
Overlook Food Court Hershey Park
Pepsi Freeze Zone Hershey Park
Pepsi Oasis Hershey Park
Philly Cheesesteak Co. on the roll Hershey Park
Pierside Pepsi Freeze Zone Hershey Park
Popcorn Wagon Hershey Park
Pretzel House in Founder's Way Hershey Park
Rita's Italian Ice Hershey Park
Shoreline Beverage Hershey Park
Shoreline Grill Hershey Park
Simply Chocolate Hershey Park
Spring Creek Smokehouse Hershey Park
Starbucks Hershey Park
Subway - Founder's Way Hershey Park
Subway - Pioneer Frontier Hershey Park
Subway - The Boardwalk Hershey Park
The Frozen Spoon Hershey Park
The Nut Hut Hershey Park
The S'mores Cart Hershey Park
The Sweeterie Confectionery Kitchen Hershey Park
The Walking Taco Food Truck Hershey Park
Top Tier Treats Hershey Park
Tower Fries Hershey Park

Nearby Hotels

Name Location
Hershey Lodge Hershey Hershey Park
Hersheypark Camping Resort Hershey Hershey Park
The Hotel Hershey Hershey Hershey Park

Defunct Attractions

ATTRACTION TYPE
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