Buying your Park tickets for Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea is tough. So, that means getting tickets has become more confusing than before. That’s why we’ve updated this guide to help you buy tickets for Tokyo Disneyland! Including Tokyo Disneyland ticket prices.
Please note that information on Park tickets is frequently changing as things change at the Resort. If you live in Japan currently and want to visit the Parks, then this information is relevant. If you’re outside Japan and planning a trip, keep in mind that there’s a good chance this information will change drastically when the borders to Japan re-open. Meaning, don’t stress too much about how it works right now because it will change.
We’ll keep this updated as things change.
Table of Contents
- How to Buy Tickets in 2021
- Ticket Prices 2021
- How to Buy Tickets
- After 6 & Starlight Passport
- Annual Passport
- Credit Card Issues
- Tips & Advice
How to Buy Tokyo Disneyland & Tokyo DisneySea Park Tickets in 2021
As of this writing (June 2021), the only way to buy tickets is through the official Tokyo Disney Resort official website and app. Since things are changing at Tokyo Disney Resort at a rapid pace, and we’ll keep this information as up-to-date as possible.
There’s a lot of confusion regarding the “lottery” system for park tickets. This system is only for guests who want to use their stakeholders or complimentary park tickets. For most people, you’ll buy tickets through the official website or Disney Hotels as a guest. There’s no lottery to purchase tickets through the official website.
The only type of ticket available is dated 1-day park tickets for Tokyo Disneyland & Tokyo DisneySea. It’s not known when other ticket types are coming back.
Tickets are only available through the Official Tokyo Disney Resort website (you have to print), through the official Tokyo Disney Resort App (Japanese version only), and as a guest at one of the Disney Hotels. You may be able to find tickets through JTB travel agents in Japan.
Tickets are available up to 30-days in advance, and you’re able to buy five tickets at a time. You can check the park ticket availability on the official website.
Yup! If you’re staying at the Tokyo Disneyland Hotel, Tokyo DisneySea Hotel MiraCosta, Disney Ambassador Hotel, or Tokyo Disney Celebration Hotel, you’re able to buy your 1-day park ticket for the day after your check-in. Meaning, if you’re check-in is on Monday then you’re able to buy a ticket for Tuesday.
Unfortunately, if you’re staying at one of the Official Tokyo Disney Resort Hotels you’re not guaranteed entry like you were before. You’ll have to buy your tickets online.
Tokyo Disneyland Ticket Prices 2021
How much are park tickets for Tokyo Disneyland & Tokyo DisneySea? Here are the current Tokyo Disneyland ticket prices. In 2021, the Resort introduced variable pricing for tickets, which means weekend and holiday prices are higher than weekday prices. Here’s a look at the prices.
Weekday Ticket Prices
|Ticket Type||Adult (18 & Over)||Junior (Ages 12-17)||Child (Ages 4-11)|
|Fixed Date Time Passport (From 10:30 AM)||￥7,700||￥6,500||￥4,600|
|Fixed Date Time Passport (From 12:00 PM Noon)||￥7,300||￥6,100||￥4,300|
ex: ¥8,200 is about US$82.
Weekend / Holiday Ticket Prices
|Ticket Type||Adult (18 & Over)||Junior (Ages 12-17)||Child (Ages 4-11)|
|Fixed Date Time Passport (From 10:30 AM)||￥8,200||￥6,900||￥4,900|
|Fixed Date Time Passport (From 12:00 PM Noon)||￥7,700||￥6,500||￥4,600|
The remainder of this article is left in hopes that we see things return to “normal” at some point. So, that’s why I’m leaving the rest for reference and the information doesn’t apply right now.
Tokyo Disneyland Ticket Prices (Prior to April 2020)
This is left here for reference only. These tickets are currently not available.
|Ticket Type||Adult (18 years & older)||Junior (Ages 12-17)||Child (Ages 4-11)|
|1-Day Passport||¥8,200 (US$76)||¥6,900 (US$64)||¥4,900 (US$45)|
|Senior Passport (Ages 65 & over)||¥7,600 (US$70)|
|1-Day Passport for Guest with Disabilities||¥6,600 (US$61)||¥5,500 (US$51)||¥3,900 (US$36)|
|2-Day Passport||¥14,800 (US$136)||¥12,600 (US$116)||¥8,800 (US$81)|
|3-Day Magic Passport||¥19,800 (US$183)||¥16,800 (US$155)||¥11,800 (US$109)|
|4-Day Magic Passport||¥24,800 (US$229)||¥21,000 (US$194)||¥14,800 (US$137)|
|Starlight Passport||¥6,000 (US$55)||¥5,100 (US$47)||¥3,600 (US$33)|
|After 6 Passport||¥4,700 (US$43)|
- Tickets are only available for up to 4 consecutive days
- Children under 3 years old are free
- 1- and 2-Day tickets do not allow Park hopping
- 3- and 4-Day tickets allow you to Park hop on the 3rd and 4th day
- A 2-Day ticket allows you to visit each park for one day (or the same Park for both days)
- Starlight Passports are for Park admission after 15:00 on Saturdays, Sundays, and National Holidays only.
- After 6 Passports are for Park admission after 18:00 on weekdays (excluding National Holidays).
- Check the Park operation calendar to see when these two cheaper tickets are offered.
What do I do if I want more than 4 days?
You’ll need to buy additional Park tickets since the longest days offered at 4 consecutive days. If you plan on visiting more than 8 days than it’s worth considering the Annual Passport (more on that later in the article).
How to Tokyo Disneyland Tickets
There are multiple ways to buy your park tickets for Tokyo Disneyland & Tokyo DisneySea. I highly recommend you buy your tickets in advance to avoid the stress of standing in line at the ticket booths (this wastes time) or having the disappointment of the tickets potentially being sold out. Tickets are available up to 90-days in advance.
- Tokyo Disney Resort Online Reservation (with or without a Disney Hotel Booking)
- Ticket Booths at Tokyo Disneyland or Tokyo DisneySea (Same day tickets only)
- Ticket Center at Tokyo Disney Resort (Advance tickets only)
- 3rd Party: Voyagin (Trusted Affiliate) EASIEST & MOST RECOMMENDED
- At Disney Hotel & Tokyo Disney Resort Official Hotels (See next section)
- Select Disney Stores in Japan (choose Kanto from the dropdown for Tokyo)
- Family Mart or Lawson Convenience Stores in Japan (Japanese only)
Check our recommended crowd calendar to see predicted days the Parks may reach capacity.
How do I buy tickets if I’m not in Japan?
The easiest way is to buy directly from Tokyo Disney Resort through the official website and print off your tickets to bring with you. Another option is to buy through Voyagin and pick them up at Maihama Station.
Disney & Official Hotel Guests
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One of the best perks of staying at the Disney Hotels or Tokyo Disney Resort Official Hotel is guaranteed park admission (even on capacity days).
If you’re staying at the at a Disney Hotel (Disney Ambassador Hotel, Tokyo Disneyland Hotel, Hotel MiraCosta, & Tokyo Celebration Hotel), you can buy park tickets with your hotel reservation or at their ticket counters (cash or credit cards). Hotel guests at the Official Hotels (Hilton Tokyo Bay, Sheraton Grande Tokyo Bay Hotel, etc) are able to buy tickets at the ticket counters in the hotels (cash only).
Guests staying at the Disney Hotels can buy a “Multi-Day Passport Special.” This allows visitors to Park hop on any day during their ticket, which is not available to regular ticket holders. These tickets are a ¥1,600 ($14 USD) difference to a normal ticket. See the official website for pricing and details.
While it is up to you to decide if the “Multi-Day Passport Special” is worth the extra money, we do not recommend this if it is your first visit. There is much to see and experience at both parks and it takes about 20-30 minutes to Park hop on any given day. If your trip is short or you have visited in the past, then this is an excellent way to get the most out of your journey.
Tokyo Disneyland Discount Tickets
Seasonal Discounted Tickets: Discounted tickets are sometimes available during the slower winter season. This is sometimes limited to residents in Japan. If you have a friend in Japan, ask them to buy tickets for you ahead of time. Discounts are not much and are usually around ¥700 (US$6.00).
Is there a Military Discount?
There is no Military discount at Tokyo Disney Resort since the Resort is owned and operated by Oriental Land Company.
3rd Party Tickets (Voyagin)
If you’re unable to buy tickets through the official website then I recommend buying tickets through our trusted affiliate Voyagin. While these tickets aren’t discounted, Voyagin accepts all major credit cards.
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Any information given here is subject to change without notice. It’s always best to check directly on Voyagin’s website.
- 1-Day Tokyo Disney Resort Passport (Maihama Station Pickup)
- 1-Day Tokyo DisneySea Passport (Maihama Station Pickup)
A few things to know:
- Tickets through Voyagin are open date tickets (you can visit on any day before your ticket expires)
- You’re able to upgrade these tickets from a 1-day to a multi-day ticket (visit Guest Relations)
- Your ticket is valid for FastPass at both Tokyo Disneyland & Tokyo DisneySea
- You’re able to exchange your e-tickets for physical tickets for ¥200 (US$2.00) at Guest Relations
After 6 Passport & Starlight Passport
An easy way to save money or extend your time at the Tokyo Disneyland or Tokyo DisneySea is by not buying a full-day ticket! Tokyo Disney Resort offers two discounted types of tickets. You can buy these online these in advance or at the Park on the day-of. There’s rarely a worry of these tickets selling out in most cases.
- The After 6 Passport is a discounted ticket for ¥4,200 (US$37) after 6 pm and is available only on weekdays, except National Holidays.
- The Starlight Passport allows you to enjoy one Park for ¥5,400 (US$48) after 3 pm and is only available on weekends and National Holidays.
Both the After 6 and Starlight Passport are similar to the Mid-Day Magic Ticket at Walt Disney World. These tickets are perfect if you wish to simply enjoy the Park and take in an evening show. One thing to keep in mind is depending on the day, FastPass tickets for the popular attractions at Tokyo Disneyland & Tokyo DisneySea are likely to be gone.
Tokyo Disney Resort Annual Pass (Annual Passport)
Is it worth buying an annual passport? The short answer is no unless you plan on going to the parks for more than eight days. If you plan on visiting the Park a lot within one-year then it’s worth considering. A few things to note:
- There are no discounts on merchandise, food, or hotels
- Blackout dates exist for both 2- and 1-Park Passports
- You don’t have to live in Japan to get an Annual Passport
Anyone is able to buy an Annual Pass, regardless if you live in Japan or not. If you live outside Japan bring your Passport to complete the application (there’s English don’t worry). If you’re a resident of Japan then your Resident Card is valid to use. Keep in mind that all Annual Passports now have black-out dates.
Annual Passport Prices from April 1, 2020
|Annual Passport Type||Adult (Ages 12+)||Child (Ages 4-11)|
|2-Park Annual Passport||¥99,000 (US$913)||¥57,000 (US$528)|
|2-Park Annual Passport (Senior 65+)||¥85,000 (US$784)|
|1-Park Annual Passport||¥68,000 (US$627)||¥40,000 (US$370)|
|1-Park Annual Passport (Senior 65+)||¥58,000 (US$535)|
Credit Card Issues
Before making a reservation or booking tickets through the official Tokyo Disney Resort website, make sure your card has the 3-D Secure Authentication (MasterCard SecureCode and Verified by Visa). This helps avoid any potential issues. According to the Japanese FAQ (the English site doesn’t specify), the following credit cards are accepted **:
- AMEX (American Express)
- Diners Club
- Discover Card
** Your card may or may not work so it’s best to have a backup credit card. This applies for both the reservation site and for using inside the Parks.
If your credit card doesn’t work with the Tokyo Disney Resort Reservation system, here are a few options:
- Buy tickets through a 3rd Party (see next section)
- Call your credit card provider to see if your transaction was blocked
- Buy tickets at select Disney Stores in Japan
- Buy tickets at the resort before or on the day of your visit
- Be aware that on days which are at high-capacity, they may suspend ticket sales for a certain amount of time
- Check the crowd calendar to see if your dates are predicted to reach capacity
- Ask a friend in Japan to buy tickets for you
Tips & Advice
There’s a lot to take in, so here’s a quick summary of tips and advice:
- Buy tickets in advance (up to 90 days)
- Printed tickets come with special designs (you don’t choose)
- Use Voyagin for your 1-day Park Tickets (Maihama Station Pickup)
- Most Disney Stores in Japan sell tickets (Shibuya and Ikebukuro)
- If you are staying at a Disney Hotel, you are guaranteed entrance and can buy your tickets during your stay or online through your booking
- FUNderful Disney Club offers discount tickets throughout the year (Japanese Residents Only)
- Save money by buying your ticket at the convenience store (Japanese Language Only)
- Save even more money if you buy a Starlight or After 6 Passport
- If ticket sales are suspended and you do not have a pre-purchased ticket for that day, you have to wait until they allow ticket sales again
- An annual passport is only worth it if you plan on visiting more than 8-10 times in a year
- If you have a group of 25 or more, you can enjoy a discounted 1-Day Park Ticket
Changing or Exchanging Your Ticket
Once you buy your ticket, you can change the following with a ¥200 fee (visit Guest Relations Center or the ticket booths). See the Tokyo Disney Resort official website for full details.
- Change the ticket date or Park
- Exchange your printed e-ticket (from the convenience store, official website, etc) to a hard printed ticket
- Reduce the number of days on your multi-day passport. This is ¥200 for each day you reduce, with an extra ¥200 per ticket.
Note: As of June 4, 2019, you are no longer able to add-on days to your Passport. You’ll have to buy another day ticket.
Tokyo Disney Resort has a lot of options when it comes to buying Park tickets. I hope that this guide has helped you take some of the stress and frustration out of deciding how to buy them.
Information on the price increase on Park tickets and annual passports at Tokyo Disney Resort from the Oriental Land Company press release.
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