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Universal Orlando Ride Height Restrictions

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Finding all the ride restrictions can be a frustrating process.  This page details all ride restrictions published by Universal Orlando so you can plan smarter and manage expectations.

To download all Universal Orlando Resort Ride height restrictions click the link below. Scroll down for park by park breakdowns and individual park download lists.

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For an online list of Universal Orlando ride height restrictions please scroll down. You can download printable lists of all the restrictions to help your holiday planning by clicking the button under each park description.

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Universal Studios Florida Ride Height Restrictions

Universal Studios

Thanks to Universal’s reliance on the same technology for several rides throughout the resort the average rider height for attractions in this park is now lower than it was.

The same magic number that gets you onto 75% of Disney World’s attractions will get you on roughly the same percentage in Universal Studios.

Area
Min /Max
Inches
CM
Despicable Me Minion mayhem
Production Central
Min
40
102
E.T. Adventure
KidZone
Min
34
87
Fast & Furious: Supercharged
New York
Min
40
102
Escape From Gringotts
Diagon Alley
Min
42
107
Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit
Production Central
Min / Max
51/79
130/201
Men In Black Alien Attack
World Expo
Min
42
107
Race Through New York
New York
Min
40
102
Revenge Of The Mummy
New York
Min
48
122
The Simpsons Ride
Springfield
Min
40
102
TRANSFORMERS: The Ride- 3D
Production Central
Min
40
102
Nuthouse Coaster
KidZone
Min
36
92

Universals Islands Of Adventure Ride Height Restrictions

Islands Of Adventure

Islands Of Adventure set out to right the most complained about part of Universal Studios – the lack of attractions for young children.

Seuss Landing does a wonderfully colourful job of entertaining not just small children but teenagers and adults too.

Sadly, beyond the curvy walls of Seuss Landing younger visitors could be left on the sidelines more than they might like.

Area
Min /Max
Inches
CM
Amazing Adventures Of Spiderman
Marvel Super Hero Island
Min
40
102
Cat In The Hat
Seuss Landing
Min
36
92
Dr Doom’s Fearfall
Marvel Super Hero Island
Min
52
133
Dudley Do-Wright’s Ripsaw Falls
Toon Lagoon
Min
44
112
Flight Of The Hippogriff
Hogsmead
Min
36
92
Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure
Hogsmead
Min
48
122
Harry Potter & The Forbidden Journey
Hogsmead
Min
48
122
High In The Sky Seuss Trolley Train Ride
Seuss Landing
Min
36
92
Incredible Hulk Coaster
Marvel Super Hero Island
Min
54
148
Jurassic Park River Adventure
Jurassic Park
Min
42
107
Popeye & Bluto’s Bilge Rat Barges
Toon Lagoon
Min
42
107
Pteranodon Flyers
Jurassic Park
Min/Max
36/56
92/142
Skull Island: Reign Of Kong
Skull Island
Min
36
92

Universal’s Volcano Bay Ride Height Restrictions

Volcano Bay

Volcano Bay is Orlando’s most popular water park for good reason.

It has the thrills of Blizzard beach with plenty of sunbeds and chill out space in a tiny footprint.  The park feels much larger than it’s current acreage.

The adults come for the sunbeds and slides but children will soon discover a water-filled adventure playground to explore.

Area
Min/Max
Inches
CM
Honu of Honu ika Moana
River Village
Min
48
122
Ika Moana of Honu Ika Moana
River Village
Min
42
107
Kala and Tai Nui Serpentine Body Slides
Rainforest Village
Min
48
122
Ko’okiri Body Plunge
Wave Village
Min
48
112
Krakatau Aqua Coaster
River Village
Min
42
107
Maku Puihi Round Raft Rides
Rainforest Village
Min
42
107
Punga Racers
Rainforest Village
Min
48
122
The Reef
Wave Village
Anyone under 48 inches (122cm) must wear a life vest
Anyone under 48 inches (122cm) must wear a life vest
Anyone under 48 inches (122cm) must wear a life vest
Runamukka Reef
River Village
Max
54
137
Taniwha Tubes
Rainforest Village
Min
42
107
TeAwa The Fearless River
Rainforest Village
Min
42
107
Tot Tiki Reef
River Village
Max
48
122
Waturi Beach
Wave Village
Anyone under 48 inches (122cm) must wear a life vest
Anyone under 48 inches (122cm) must wear a life vest
Anyone under 48 inches (122cm) must wear a life vest

Universal Orlando Ride Height Restrictions

Frequently Asked Questions

How Up To Date Are These?

This page was last updated in April 2022.

Does Universal Publish These Restrictions?

Absolutely! These figures are taken directly from the Universal Orlando website. If you have further questions a Universal representative can answer them for you.

How Can I Experience The Ride If My child is Too Small To Ride?

Universal Orlando Resort offers a child swap facility for families with young children. It should be available on most attractions with a height restriction.  There will be a page dedicated to rider switch soon.

What About Disabilities?

Universal does a much better job of listing all forms of ride requirements, not just the height. You can download the latest rider safety leaflets and view more information on the Universal Orlando rider safety page

Is This Every Ride With Restrictions?

What is listed here is taken directly from the Universal Orlando website. Please bear in mind that the website may not be updated as attractions are added or closed. The information on this page is for guidance while you are planning,

Is Rider Switch Available At Every Attraction In Disney World?

The wording on this is very vague on the Universal website. Please ask an attraction host if it is available before you get in line to be sure.

Rider Switch is currently not available inside Volcano Bay Water Park due to the virtual queueing system used inside this park.