The Full Guide to Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Rides

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom is one of two Six Flags theme parks in California. Located in Vallejo, California, between San Fransisco and Sacramento, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom is an animal-themed park that began as a zoo in 1968 and joined the Six Flags family in 1998.

There are 30 rides at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, with attractions for kids, families, and those looking for thrills. This guide will focus on these 30 rides giving you everything you need to know for your next trip to the park, including wait times, height requirements, ride experience, and more.

On this page, you will find the names of all the rides at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, the type of ride, height requirements, and average wait times. If you click on the ride name, the link will take you to an in-depth overview of the specific ride of your choice.

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Rides

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Ride Name:Type of Ride:Height Requirement:Average Wait Time:
CobraFamily – Rollercoaster42″ with adult, 48″ alone10 minutes
SkyScreamerThrill – Aerial Swing44″ with adult, 48″ alone15 minutes
MedusaThrill – Rollercoaster54″ minimum25 minutes
KongThrill – Rollercoaster52″ minimum, 78″ maximum20 minutes
Scat-A-BoutFamily – Spinning36″ with adult, 48″ alone5 minutes
The ArkFamily – Swing42″ minimum10 minutes
Boomerang Coast-to-CoasterThrill – Rollercoaster48″ minimum25 minutes
Sidewinder SafariFamily – Rollercoaster42″ minimum10 minutes
White Water SafariFamily – Water Ride36″ with adult, 42″ alone15 minutes
Thrilla GorillaFamily – Spinning48″ minimum10 minutes
Monkey BusinessFamily – Spinning42″ minimum10 minutes
Boardwalk Bumper BuggiesFamily – Bumper Car48″ minimum15 minutes
Wave SwingerFamily – Swing48″ minimum10 minutes
Seaport Carousel (Looney Tunes Seaport)Kids – CarouselNo Height Requirement with adult, 42″ to ride alone5 minutes
Road Runner Express (Looney Tunes Seaport)Kids – RollercoasterNo Height Requirement with adult, 42″ to ride alone5 minutes
Yosemite Sam’s Flight School (Looney Tunes Seaport)Kids – Aerial Carousel48″ minimum, 54″ maximum5 minutes
Foghorn’s Seaport Railway (Looney Tunes Seaport)Kids – TrainNo Height Requirement with adult, 36″ to ride alone0-5 minutes
Pepe Le Pew’s Rafts of Romance (Looney Tunes Seaport)Kids – SpinningNo Height Requirement with adult, 36″ to ride alone5 minutes
Acme Fun Factory (Looney Tunes Seaport)Kids – PlayhouseNo Height Requirement with adult, 42″ to ride aloneNo wait
Elmer’s Weather Balloon Service (Looney Tunes Seaport)Kids – Aerial CarouselNo Height Requirement with adult, 42″ to ride alone5 minutes
Taz’s Typhoon (Looney Tunes Seaport)Kids – SwingNo Height Requirement with adult, 42″ to ride alone5 minutes
Bugs’ Buccaneer (Looney Tunes Seaport)Kids – Swing36″ minimum, 54″ maximum5 minutes
Sylvester’s Pounce & Bounce (Looney Tunes Seaport)Kids – DropNo Height Requirement with adult, 36″ to ride alone10 minutes
Monsoon FallsFamily – Flume Water Ride42″ minimum, 76″ maximum10 minutes
The Flash Vertical VelocityThrill – Rollercoaster54″ minimum, 75″ maximum10 minutes
The PenguinFamily – Water Ride36″ minimum with adult, 48″ minimum to ride alone10 minutes
The JokerThrill – Rollercoaster48″ minimum25 minutes
Superman Ultimate FlightThrill – Rollercoaster52″ minimum with adult, 54″ minimum to ride alone25 minutes
Wonder Woman Lasso of TruthThrill – Aerial Spinning52″ minimum15 minutes
Batman: The RideThrill – Rollercoaster48″ minimum25 minutes
Rock Wall Climbing Challenge Family – Climbing36″ minimum0-5 minutes

Where to get the best Deals on Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Tickets

If you are looking to find the best deal on Six Flag Discovery Kingdom tickets, there are multiple places where you can go to purchase them. 

Utilize the online deals from the official Six Flags website

The first way to save is by purchasing the Six Flags Discovery Kingdom tickets online at before your travel date. By purchasing your tickets well before the day you plan on going to Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, you can utilize deals that wouldn’t be available otherwise. You also can save money by purchasing early as well!

AAA membership discount

Another great way to save is using the AAA ticket discount if you purchase online through AAA, as long as you are a member. Doing so can save you up to 50% on your tickets! If you don’t purchase through AAA, you can show your AAA membership card at the admissions desk and receive $5 off your tickets. 

Use the promo code “COKE” for 50% off your tickets (while the deal is valid and tickets aren’t on sale)

Every year, Six Flags and Coca-Cola have a promotion that allows up to 50% off general admission tickets for the Six Flags theme parks (including Six Flags Discovery Kingdom). If you go to, find the promo tab, and type in COKE, you may receive up to 50% off your tickets. If the code doesn’t work, tickets are already on sale on the official site, or the promotion has ended.  

Costco and Supermarket deals

Another way to save is by searching Costco’s tickets savings section. Often, Costco will have a highly discounted ticket deal for theme parks across the country, Six Flags included. Be on the lookout for Six Flags Discovery Kingdom discounts while you shop at Costco because you could save big. 

Your local supermarket may also have discounted Six Flags tickets and other theme parks available to purchase at the customer service desk. You can save tons of money purchasing your tickets through your local supermarket compared to buying at the ticket counter at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom. 

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