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List Rules Any rollercoaster in the world

The best roller coasters in the world, all in one list, ranked from best roller coaster to worst. These are top roller coasters at amusement parks and other fun time facilities. Some of these amazing roller coasters even reside in the best theme parks for roller coaster junkies. Convenient!

This list includes some of the scariest roller coasters, the tallest roller coasters, the fastest roller coasters, and the most thrilling roller coasters in the world. While the US seems to have a bit of a monopoly on the greatest roller coasters, one of the top roller coasters in the world, the Steel Dragon 2000, can be found in Japan at the Nagashima Spa Land. If you're looking for a heart-stopping roller coaster ride, you'll find options on nearly every continent (there are no roller coasters in Antarctica...yet).

What is the world's best roller coaster? Where can I find the greatest roller coaster in the world? Hopefully you'll be able to answer these questions and more (like what states have the best roller coasters) after checking out this list of the top roller coasters in the world. If you don't see your favorite roller coaster on this list of the world's greatest roller coasters, make sure to add it so thrill seekers everywhere can check it out.

1
425 154
Millennium Force is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Millennium Force Cedar Point

2
129 18
Steel Vengence is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
friez1 added Steel Vengence Cedar Point

3
312 165
Top Thrill Dragster is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Top Thrill Dragster Cedar Point

4
134 36
Maverick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
jaydub17 added Maverick Cedar Point

5
187 83
El Toro is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
El Toro Six Flags Great Adventure

6
86 24
Fury 325 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
jaydub17 added Fury 325

7
167 81
Intimidator 305 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Intimidator 305 Kings Dominion

8
165 144
Apollo's Chariot is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Apollo's Chariot Busch Gardens Williamsburg

9
184 175
Kingda Ka is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Kingda Ka Six Flags Great Adventure

10
99 71
The Voyage is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
The Voyage Holiday World & Splashin' Safari

11
117 83
Phantom's Revenge is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Phantom's Revenge Kennywood

12
130 96
Nitro is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Nitro Six Flags Great Adventure

13
56 28
GateKeeper is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
jaydub17 added GateKeeper

14
79 50
Banshee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
HannahQuickle added Banshee Kings Island

15
36 14
Leviathan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Seferin added Leviathan Paramount Canada's Wonderland

16
84 61
Tatsu is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
MontagnaMagica added Tatsu Six Flags Magic Mountain

17
32 11
Beast is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
katiegurl825 added Beast Kings Island

18
93 75
Bizarro is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Bizarro Six Flags New England

19
87 72
BEHEMOTH is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
BEHEMOTH Paramount Canada's Wonderland

20
101 76
X2 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
KariBookinMarble added X2 Six Flags Magic Mountain

21
75 62
Great Bear is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
datrlykewlfreekinguymandood added Great Bear Hersheypark

22
130 128
Wicked Twister is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Wicked Twister Cedar Point

23
72 59
Xcelerator is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Xcelerator Knott's Berry Farm

24
120 144
Goliath is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Goliath Six Flags Magic Mountain

25
45 34
Cannibal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
misdirects added Cannibal Lagoon Amusement Park

26
79 99
Steel Dragon 2000 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Steel Dragon 2000 Nagashima Spa Land

27
87 102
Verbolten is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Verbolten Busch Gardens Williamsburg

28
82 106
Titan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Titan Six Flags Over Texas

29
97 125
Superman: The Escape is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Superman: The Escape Six Flags Magic Mountain

30
30 20
Blue Fire is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
sveez added Blue Fire Europa-Park

31
65 82
Superman - Ride of Steel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Superman - Ride of Steel Six Flags Darien Lake

32
61 77
Dragon Khan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Dragon Khan PortAventura

33
15 6
Diamondback is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
katiegurl825 added Diamondback Kings Island

34
52 53
Formula Rossa is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Formula Rossa Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

35
22 18
Griffon is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
jaydub17 added Griffon Busch Gardens Williamsburg

36
21 17
Volcano, The Blast Coaster is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
jaydub17 added Volcano, The Blast Coaster Kings Dominion

37
21 19
Alpengeist is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
jaydub17 added Alpengeist Busch Gardens Williamsburg

38
24 22
Expedition Everest is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Seferin added Expedition Everest Disney's Animal Kingdom

39
6 3
Wicked Cyclone is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
aitkense added Wicked Cyclone Six Flags New England

40
46 55
Eejanaika is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Eejanaika Fuji-Q Highland

41
52 61
Mr. Freeze is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Mr. Freeze Six Flags St. Louis

42
107 139
Mean Streak is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Mean Streak Cedar Point

43
44 78
Thunder Dolphin is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Thunder Dolphin Tokyo Dome City Attractions

44
18 22
Silver Star is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
sveez added Silver Star Europa-Park

45
37 46
Dodonpa is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Dodonpa Fuji-Q Highland

46
33 41
T Express is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
T Express Everland

47
24 30
The Smiler is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
ConorBlack added The Smiler Alton Towers Resort

48
17 22
Loch Ness Monster is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
jaydub17 added Loch Ness Monster Busch Gardens Williamsburg

49
42 56
Mamba is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
Mamba Worlds of Fun

50
15 18
Wodan is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Roller Coasters in the World
sveez added Wodan