Death Valley Entrance Fee Options
Death Valley Entrance Fees
Death Valley Entrance Fee - per vehicle - $30.00
This permit allows all persons traveling with the permit holder in one single private, non-commercial vehicle (car/truck/van) to leave and re-enter the park as many times as they wish during the 7-day period from the date of purchase.
Death Valley Entrance Fee - per motorcycle - $25.00
This permit allows persons traveling on one motorcycle to leave and re-enter the park as many times as they wish during the 7-day period from the date of purchase.
Death Valley Entrance Fee - per individual - $15.00
This permit allows a single individual traveling on foot or individuals traveling on one bicycle to leave and re-enter the park as many times as they wish during the 7-day period from the date of purchase.
Death Valley Annual Pass
America the Beautiful Annual Pass
$80: yearly pass covering entrance and standard amenity fees for national parks and other federal fee areas for 12 months from time of purchase.
4th Grade Pass - Every Kid Outdoors
Free: 4th Graders can earn a free pass to all federal fee areas. Visit the website to earn the pass, print the voucher, and then redeem it for your pass when you visit your park.
5th Grade Voucher
Free: as many 4th graders missed out on the Every Kid Outdoors Annual 4th grade pass during the pandemic-related closures of 2020, a new voucher is available for 5th Graders for the 2020-2021 school year.
Annual Pass for US Military
Free: annual pass covering entrance and standard amenity fees for all active military personnel and their dependents with a CAC Card or DD Form 1173.
Free Access for Veterans and Gold Star Families
Free entry to national parks. Present a DoD Identificaion card (CAC card), Veteran Health Identification Card (VHIC), Veteran ID card, or veteran's designation on a state-issued drivers license or identification card.
Free: lifetime admission and discount pass for U.S. citizens or permanent residents with permanent disabilities. Admits only one motorcycle.
Annual Senior Pass
$20: annual admission and discount pass for US citizens or permanent residents who are age 62 or older. Valid for 12 months from time of purchase. Note: four Annual Senior Passes can be traded in for a Lifetime Senior Pass (described below).
Lifetime Senior Pass
$80: lifetime admission and discount pass for US citizens or permanent residents who are age 62 or older. Admits only one motorcycle.
Commerical Organizations and Large GroupsIn addition to the entrance fees listed below, additional permits are required for commercial groups, special park uses (weddings, memorialization, group events, etc.), commercial film and photography, research, and other
Commercial Vehicle Entrance Fees
1 - 6 Passenger Vehicle: $25 + $10 per person
Campground Fee Information
Campground fees vary with each campground. Learn more about the fees at each campground.
How to Pay Your Fee
Online payment of park entrance fees can be done at Recreation.gov. The park doesn't require a reservation for entry, just an entrance fee or park pass.
Payment of park entrance fees using credit card may be done at fee machines 24/7 at:
Fee Free Days 2021
On the following days, entrance fees are waived; camping fees still apply:
Last updated: January 12, 2021