What are the world's best roller coasters?

As ranked by Theme Park Insider readers. Also see our list of top non-coaster attractions and our handy roller coaster glossary!

Steel Vengeance
  1. Steel Vengeance, Cedar Point
  2. Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure, Universal's Islands of Adventure
  3. Fury 325, Carowinds
  4. Nitro, Six Flags Great Adventure
  5. Twisted Timbers, Kings Dominion
  6. Lightning Rod, Dollywood
  7. Madagascar Mad Pursuit, motiongate Dubai
  8. Thunderbird, Holiday World
  9. Wicker Man, Alton Towers
  10. Nemesis, Alton Towers
  11. Manta, SeaWorld Orlando
  12. Leviathan, Canada's Wonderland
  13. Shambhala, Port Aventura
  14. Millennium Force, Cedar Point
  15. Montu, Busch Gardens Tampa
  16. De Vliegende Hollander, Efteling
  17. Outlaw Run, Silver Dollar City
  18. Phoenix, Knoebels
  19. Wodan, Europa Park
  20. Tatsu, Six Flags Magic Mountain
  21. Kingda Ka, Six Flags Great Adventure
  22. Baron 1898, Efteling
  23. Mystic Timbers, Kings Island
  24. Space Mountain, Disneyland
  25. Maverick, Cedar Point
  26. Apollo's Chariot, Busch Gardens Williamsburg
  27. Mako, SeaWorld Orlando
  28. Battlestar Galactica, Universal Studios Singapore
  29. Intimidator 305, Kings Dominion
  30. Top Thrill Dragster, Cedar Point
  31. El Toro, Six Flags Great Adventure
  32. Goliath, Six Flags Great America
  33. Jurassic Park The Flying Dinosaur, Universal Studios Japan
  34. Maxx Force, Six Flags Great America
  35. Diamondback, Kings Island
  36. GhostRider, Knott's Berry Farm
  37. Cheetah Hunt, Busch Gardens Tampa
  38. Xcelerator, Knott's Berry Farm
  39. Twisted Colossus, Six Flags Magic Mountain
  40. Expedition Everest, Disney's Animal Kingdom
  41. Big Thunder Mountain, Disneyland Paris
  42. Incredible Hulk Coaster, Universal's Islands of Adventure
  43. Storm Runner, Hersheypark
  44. Big Thunder Mountain, Tokyo Disneyland
  45. Goliath, Six Flags Over Georgia
  46. The Voyage, Holiday World
  47. Big Thunder Mountain Railroad, Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom
  48. Revenge of the Mummy, Universal Studios Florida
  49. Raging Bull, Six Flags Great America
  50. Silver Bullet, Knott's Berry Farm

The following highly-rated coasters just need a few more votes to become eligible for the top 50.



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