Williamsburg is a fantastic place for a family vacation and Busch Gardens is just one of the many attractions there. Busch Gardens is located just outside of Williamsburg, Virginia and officially opened in 1975. There’s fantastic rides and attractions including the newest ride, Mach Tower, which is a 240 ft tower that is sure to scare you. There’s also shows, concerts, and other kids activities like the Sesame Street Forest of Fun. If you get hot you can visit the Water Country waterpark too (separate ticket require). Before you purchase your tickets though, take a moment to read the tips outlined below for you. They should help you to save a little extra money on your total admission costs. And in addition to that you should also find a listing of the latest known coupons for Busch Gardens in Williamsburg listed below as well for even more savings.
Discounts & Busch Gardens Williamsburg Coupons
- Keep an eye on the daily deal / coupon sites like Groupon where you can often save as much as 50% off admission to the Busch Gardens theme park or other special events such as the Howl-o-Scream and Christmas Town events.
- If you are a AAA member, you can receive a discount on your Busch Gardens tickets if you purchase through your local AAA office. The discount does vary depending on which region of AAA you belong to.
- If you are in the military, register online with Hero Salute and you will receive free admission to Busch Gardens.
- If you have Virginia Beach in your vacation plans too, go there first and get your tickets at the Virginia Beach Vacation Market. Currently there is a $10 discount on adult admission. There may be other discounts available from other vendors or coupon books in Virginia Beach. Just takes a little leg work.
- Check with the corporate partners of Busch Gardens. They often send out promo codes or include the promo codes in their product packaging. You can then apply these promo codes online for additional discounts on your admission.
- If you are an American Express cardholder you can use your points to pay for tickets. Get even more savings when the points are discounted.
- Check with the local parks and recreation offices (especially in the Richmond area). A lot of them offer discounted tickets to Busch Gardens if you purchase your tickets through them. Plus you are helping to support the community!
- Stop by the Food Lion in Williamsburg and Virginia Beach, Publix, Chick-Fil-A, or Costco. They often have coupons (or offer discounted tickets) for Busch Gardens. Usually $12-$15 off general admission.
- Planning on visiting Colonial Williamsburg as well? Get the Bounce Card which gets admission to Colonial Williamsburg as well as Busch Gardens. You save 20% on your total admission costs.
- Get the Busch Gardens Fun Card. These are available after Labor Day. You pay for general admission and then get unlimited admissions for the rest of the year. This is perfect if you plan on coming back for the Howl-O-Scream event during the month of October.
Williamsburg Vacation Packages
Check with the area hotels in Williamsburg. Many of them will offer free tickets or Busch Gardens coupons for discounted admission with your stay. The Comfort Suites, Embassy Suites, Spring Hill Suites, and Marriott all offer Busch Gardens vacation packages. You can also check with the Williamsburg Chamber of Commerce. They offer their own coupons to area attractions as well as Busch Gardens vacation packages with discounted tickets and hotel stay. Another place to check is with the Williamsburg Hotel & Motel Association.
Credit Union Discount Tickets to Busch Gardens
If you are a member of a credit union in the state of Virginia (and surrounding states as well), check to see if they offer discounted tickets to Busch Gardens Williamsburg. Many of them offer you a discounted price if you purchase your tickets through them. The Perry Point Federal Credit Union, Anheuser-Busch Employees Credit Union, 1st Advantage Federal Credit Union, and the RTP Federal Credit Union all offer discount tickets to Busch Gardens.
Park hours at Busch Gardens are from 10 am – 10 pm most days, though this does vary slightly in the off peak season. You can buy bundled passes to Water Country, Colonial Williamsburg, and Busch Gardens for extra savings on your whole experience. The bounce ticket (all 3 attractions) saves you 20% on your total admission. Season passes are also available and are the equivalent of purchasing two tickets to the park. Visiting Williamsburg in October? Be sure to check out the Howl-O-Scream event at Busch Gardens!