It’s time to feel your heartbeat faster and prepare for an epic adventure. Whether you are an adrenaline junkie or someone looking for a thrilling ride with friends, the UAE has some of the best roller coasters in the world. They come in all shapes and sizes, speeds, and twists, and they are guaranteed to give you an unforgettable experience. From loop-de-loops to chicanes and corkscrews, plenty of screams abound at these top parks in the UAE. So, buckle up because I’m about to take you through a list of the most jaw-dropping roller coasters this region offers. Prepare for loads of fun and thrills during this expedition through the best rollercoasters in the UAE!

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1. Formula Rossa

Formula Rossa Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

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Location: Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

Height restriction: minimum height 130cm 

Speed: 240 km/h

Have you ever wanted to go faster than a Formula One racecar? Well, now you can—on Formula Rossa at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi! This ultra-fast rollercoaster runs at up to 150 mph, setting a world record as the fastest rollercoaster in the world. It is swift and incredibly safe — safety measures include an air-compressed launch system and passengers wearing unique eyewear to protect them against dust particles.

The ride begins with a climb of 520 feet before riders experience two straight drops and two hills. The acceleration during the launch is so intense that you’ll feel nearly three times the force of gravity when it reaches its peak speed. The entire ride lasts just over two minutes, but that’s all you need for one of the most thrilling experiences imaginable.

Formula Rossa will not be missed if you want a thrilling rollercoaster experience!

2. Flying Aces

Flying Aces Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

Location: Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

Height restriction: minimum height 130cm 

Speed: 120 km/h

The second rollercoaster that takes the cake in UAE is Flying Aces. It’s the highest roller coaster in the Middle East and features some of the most extreme loops and dives, so you know it will be an adventure you won’t forget! With a top speed of 120km per hour, this crazy coaster will give you an adrenaline rush like no other.

This coaster has five inversions that bend and loop back on themselves, so it truly feels like you are flying through the air. Not only that but to make your experience even more epic—it includes a 60-meter heartline roll upside down!

And, of course, what would a rollercoaster be without music? Flying Aces sets itself apart by blasting out loud rock music through loudspeakers, so feel free to sing along as you ride! All in all, Flying Aces is one for the books if you have an appetite for thrill.

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3. Velociraptor

Velociraptor IMG World of Adventure


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Location: IMG Worlds of Adventure

Height restriction: minimum height 130cm 

Speed: 100km in just 2.5 seconds.

The Velociraptor is around 1056 meters long, making it one of the longest single-rail roller coasters in the world. The coaster features three 360-degree carousels, three helices, and a 414-foot upward lift hill – an exhilarating ride guaranteed to give roller coaster enthusiasts an unforgettable experience.

At the center of the Velociraptor’s adventure lies an ancient dinosaur-themed village where guests can explore and take photos before returning for their exciting journey.

The Velociraptor isn’t just an adrenaline-pumping roller coaster; it’s an experience that brings the prehistoric era to life. Visitors can enjoy a unique ride and a glimpse into a time long gone. The Velociraptor rollercoaster is worth checking out for those looking for an incredible experience at IMG Worlds of Adventure.

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4. The Storm Coaster

The Storm Coaster Dubai Hills Mall

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Location: Dubai Hills Mall

Height restriction: minimum height 130cm

Speed: 41 km/hr

We’ve all been on our fair share of roller coasters, but nothing can prepare us for the unique and record-breaking indoor coaster that is The Storm at the Dubai Hills Mall. Placing you in the world of Storm chasing, The Storm is an adrenaline-filled state-of-the-art immersive adventure that will leave you breathless. Ready for a thrilling journey? Buckle up and get prepared for the unexpected!

The Storm is a thrilling ride experience and a beautiful piece of art with its modern lighting effects, atmospheric sound effects, and impressive 360-degree cinematic experience. Designed around an exciting premise of Storm chasing, The Storm delivers a visually captivating experience to all its riders. With its innovative and immersive features, The Storm will transport you to a world of adventure like never before.

Get ready to experience the unexpected, and your adrenaline levels soar as you take a thrilling vertical launch over 50m up into the Dubai Hills Mall. Riders are given a one-of-a-kind experience as the roller coaster speeds around two-thirds inside the building, giving you an incredible sense of the storm chase and a unique insight into the world of storm-chasing!

5. Capitol Bullet Train

Capitol Bullet Train MITIONGATE Dubai

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Location: MOTIONGATE Dubai

Height restriction: minimum height 120 cm.

Speed: 64 km/hr

Experience the thrill of the Capitol Bullet Train, the steel-launched roller coaster located in Motiongate, Dubai, United Arab Emirates! With five cars per train, 20 riders per train, and two across seating, this is a wild ride to the Capitol!

Hop aboard the Capitol Bullet Train and travel from District 12 to the Capitol with an adrenaline-fueled half-pipe roller coaster. Feel the high-speed thrill of the train as it speeds over spectacular drops and steep hills. Experience the tight turns, and cutting-edge twists as the track takes you on a thrilling journey.

Engage in friendly competitions with your friends and family as you battle for the top of the leaderboard. Race for the fastest time around the circuit and challenge yourself to get the highest score on every ride. Shake through the hair-raising bends, loops, and rollovers of the track, and hold on tight as the excitement builds!

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6. Now You See Me: High Roller

Now You See Me MOTIONGATE Dubai

Location: MOTIONGATE Dubai

Height restriction: minimum height 120 cm.

Speed: 70 km/hr

The hottest new ride at MOTIONGATE Dubai is the Now You See Me: High Roller. It’s the fastest single-car spinning rollercoaster in the Middle East, and it’s only going up to a dizzying speed of 70 km/hr!

This rollercoaster won’t just get your adrenaline going; it’s also a wild, high-stakes ride. Join the Horsemen in their most daring heist, where misdirection is crucial in uncovering some of the biggest secrets around you. Get ready for a thrilling and unpredictable experience.

The Now You See Me: High Roller stands tall at MOTIONGATE Dubai, impressive in scale and design. Talented artisans worldwide have melded heritage and modernity to create a ride. After boarding the coaster, riders are in for a unique, high-velocity journey through the twists and turns of a fully immersive world.

7. Dragon’s Fury

Dragon Fury Rollercoaster at Legoland Dubai

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Location: Legoland Dubai

Height restriction: minimum height 120 cm.

Speed: 50 km/hr

Dragon’s Fury at Legoland Dubai is one of the city’s most exhilarating rollercoasters. Step into the richly-detailed medieval castle and climb aboard the Dragon’s Fury rollercoaster for a journey through the King’s palace. As you ride the virtual roller coaster, you’ll be mesmerized by all the vibrant and imaginative LEGO models around you, with over 100 models to explore on your journey. With its heart-stopping loops and twists, the Dragon’s Fury will leave you feeling exhilarated and breathless.

Your roller coaster journey begins with a hair-raising plunge and dizzying twists and turns. You’ll soar above the castle walls before taking a swift ascent up the Dragon’s Tower, giving you a stunning view of all the magical scenes below. As you travel on this thrilling roller coaster, you’ll be in for more surprises, as the Dragon’s Fury has some unanticipated spins and loops that will delight any thrill-seeker.

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8. John Wick: Open Contract

John Wick: Open Contract MOTIONGATE Dubai

Location: MOTIONGATE Dubai

Height restriction: minimum height 125 cm.

Speed: 70 km/hr

Are you ready to take on the challenge and join the international assassin group in the ultimate game of cat and mouse? This is one contract that you will want to take advantage of.

Experience the thrill of the John Wick franchise like never before on MOTIONGATE Dubai’s epic 4D free-flying coaster, packed with action and adventure. This ride will bring you on a whirlwind of a journey, introducing you to the world of John Wick, an international assassin devoted to completing open contracts. It would help if you choose whether to support or hunt the infamous killer for this contract. Get set to experience the thrill of riding this insane coaster as you fly through twists and turns, discovering the underworld of the John Wick universe.

This mind-blowing coaster will take you to top speeds of 70 km/h and has five cars arranged four across in 2 rows for eight riders per car, offering plenty of room for a great ride. With an electrifying soundtrack, engaging lighting and sound system, and special effects, the coverage will be a journey of excitement from beginning to end. Enjoy the feel of the wind on your face as you battle through every corner, discovering the other extreme elements set up to test your courage and strength.

9. Madagascar Mad Pursuit

Madagascar Mad Pursuit MOTIONGATE Dubai

Location: MOTIONGATE Dubai

Height restriction: minimum height 125 cm.

Speed: 83 km/hr

Step into the dreamy world of MOTIONGATE Dubai and join the unstoppable Zoosters on a thrilling chase across the circus! Madagascar Mad Pursuit is a high-octane, action-packed roller coaster ride – the only kind! Experience the thrill of speed and the engine’s roar as you deliciously zoom around the track on the unique and innovative single-car trains. Climb aboard and get ready to hold on tight.

The Madagascar Mad Pursuit is based on the adventure-filled animated films Madagascar. Jump aboard and help the Zoosters escape their antagonist Captain DuBois – The animal control officer desperate to put the endangered Madagascar Zoosters into captivity.

Take your senses for a spin and speed up and around the spectacular, tight turns and excellent, wide bends. Feel your hair stand on end as you reach the fantastic top speed of 83 km/hr, and hold on tight while you wind your way through the racing and curving track.

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10. The Predator at Lost Valley

The Predator at Lost Valley IMG Worlds of Adventure

Location: IMG Worlds of Adventure

Height restriction: minimum height 125 cm.

Speed: 70 km/hr

The days of Jurassic Park-style dinosaur explorations have finally come to life with the introduction of IMG Worlds of Adventure’s The Predator ride. Located in the prehistoric Lost Valley, the rollercoaster ride is perfect for thrill seekers who want the ultimate adrenaline rush.

The journey begins as the riders ascend to the top of the steel behemoth, where a 360-degree loop and beyond-vertical plummet await them. The Predator can reach speeds of up to 70km/hr. So you feel the exhilaration of being shot through the air as you make your way through the hairpin turns and gentle curves.

The single cars can fit up to 8 riders at a time, securely strapped in with over-the-shoulder safety harnesses. At each corner of the track, you will find an audio-animatronic dinosaur or two that reminds you of what could go wrong if you’re not careful.

11. Spiderman Doc Ock’s Revenge

Spiderman Doc Ock's Revenge IMG Worlds of Adventure

Location: IMG Worlds of Adventure

Height restriction: minimum height 120 cm.

Speed: 70 km/hr

Spiderman Doc Ock’s Revenge rollercoaster in IMG Worlds of Adventure is a must-visit attraction. Giving everyone a chance to swing like Marvel’s famous web-slinger among the cityscapes. Hop into the ride with a seat credit and prepare for the adventure of a lifetime.

Spiderman Doc Ock’s Revenge presents riders with an action-packed encounter with Spiderman’s arch nemesis Doc Ock. On a mission to steal the city’s energy supply, you must battle the menacing Doc Ock and foil his plan. You’ll be sent on a whirlwind wild ride through the towering skyscrapers of the imaginary city. With heart-thumping twists and flips and stomach-churning turns, that’ll make the ride end all too quickly.

This exciting ride comes with two trains, each with four cars and 16 riders. With guests securely strapped in, straps will be pulled over the riders’ shoulders to ensure they do not slip out of their seat mid-ride and experience what Marvel fans will recognize as the signature Spider-Manmove of climbing walls with his webs. Get ready to soar through the air like the famous; they will experience the sensation of battling Doc Ock.

12. The Green Hornet: High-Speed Chase

The Green Hornet: High-Speed Chase MOTIONGATE Dubai

Location: MOTIONGATE Dubai

Height restriction: minimum height 105 cm.

Pack your masks – Green Hornet and Kato invite you to join their high-speed chase at MOTIONGATE Dubai’s all-new ride, The Green Hornet – High-Speed Chase!

Jump in for a thrilling adventure as you help these heroes in their fight against the goons! Ride in a 65′ Chrysler Imperial Crown, zooming at 50km/hr as you weave through the junkyard with several hazardous obstacles. Feel your stomach drop as you dodge the cliffs and ramps before you while you stay vigilant and fight to save the day! This ride will get your heart pumping with even more breathtaking daredevil stunts.

Join Green Hornet and Kato’s epic battle of villains and creeps! This unique ride is perfect for those looking for action in the park. Get everyone together and buckle up – you will be safely secured in the car and arranged two across in two rows for four riders per car. Prepare for a thrilling experience and help the heroes fight evil in this captivating ride!

Insider tips for enjoying a roller coaster ride in Dubai

You’re in for an epic ride when you visit Dubai – and we want to ensure you have the best experience possible!

Here are a few insider tips to get the most out of your roller coaster ride:

  1. Dress appropriately! Wear something comfortable like shorts and a T-shirt, with closed-toed shoes.
  2. Don’t forget your accessories – sunglasses and a hat can help protect your eyes from dust particles, while sunscreen keeps your skin safe from sunburns.
  3. Check the weather before you go – most roller coasters don’t run in extreme temperatures or storms, so you may need to plan around that if it’s too hot or wet outside.
  4. Double-check the safety briefing – this is important for your safety and everyone else’s!
  5. Try out different style rides – some roller coasters are smoother than others, so if one isn’t quite hitting the spot for you, try another!
  6. Take plenty of pictures – capture all the fun memories with friends or family members on these incredible rides!
  7. Go during off-peak hours – avoid long lines at popular attractions by visiting during non-peak times like early mornings or late afternoons.

Following these tips can help ensure you have the best roller coaster experience in Dubai, so get ready to hold on tight and buckle up for some fantastic thrills!

Keeping it safe – Rollercoaster safety tips

When it comes to having a good time, rollercoasters in Dubai are second to none – but safety should always come first. After all, you want to be able to take your ride without any hiccups along the way.

So here are some tips to keep in mind before boarding your favorite rollercoaster:

  1. Follow directions — most ride operators have a list of safety rules you should follow before riding, so read them thoroughly! This can include not bringing loose items on the ride or what type of footwear is allowed.
  2. Don’t be afraid of the height — many coasters go above 50 feet in some places, so if peaks make you nervous, don’t worry! Engineers and ride operators have ensured your safety through strict standards and tested equipment.
  3. Check your straps — strap yourself in according to the operator’s instructions, even if you don’t think it’s necessary – you’d rather be safe than sorry!
  4. Pay attention — it’s easy to let your guard down after a long wait in line and loading into the coaster car. Always pay attention during the whole ride and adhere to any speed limits or sharp turns that might be posted along the way.

These are just preliminary information – don’t let them stop you from having fun! Remember these steps, and you’ll be set for an epic rollercoaster adventure!

FAQs about rollercoaster rides in UAE

You may feel a little overwhelmed regarding the rollercoasters in Dubai, but don’t worry – we’ve got your back! Here are some frequently asked questions to get you started:

How fast are Dubai rollercoasters?

Most rollercoasters in Dubai have top speeds between 50 and 100 mph, making them some of the fastest and most thrilling rides! The two fastest rollercoasters in Dubai are Formula Rossa and Xcelerator, which reach top speeds of over 100 mph.

Are children allowed on the rollercoasters?

Many rollercoaster rides in Dubai are suitable for children as young as 6, though some may require riders to be a minimum height. Always read the safety regulations before riding one of these epic thrill machines!

How long are the queues?

The queues for each ride vary depending on the time of day, but if you book your tickets online, you can skip most or all of the lines. It’s worth considering if you’re looking to save time!

Now that you know more about rollercoaster rides in Dubai, you can make sure you pick out an adventure that fits your needs – no matter how high or low they may be!

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Ready for the ride of your life? Then strap in and get ready to experience some of the most exhilarating rides. From stomach-churning drops to heart-pounding loops, these incredible coaster attractions will leave you breathless. Check out VouchercodesUAE for discounts on TicketsToDo for some great coupon codes that will save you money on your next adventure.

From the adrenaline-pumping water coaster at Legoland to the fastest rollercoaster in the entire world, the Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, there’s something for everyone. This list of the best rollercoasters in UAE includes essential tips to help you decide which ones are right for you. Let’s go!