Alpenexpress "Enzian"

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Alpenexpress "Enzian"
Location Rust, Baden Wuerttemberg, Germany
Coordinates 48°15′44″N 7°43′22″E / 48.262114°N 7.722644°E / 48.262114; 7.722644
Park section Austria
Status Operating since 1984
Rider height 100 cm minimum
Manufacturer Mack Rides
Product Powered Coaster
Type Steel - Family - Virtual reality
Riders per train 38
Hourly capacity 1050
Height 6 metres
Top speed 45 km/h
Length 264 metres
Inversions 0
Duration 1:40
G-Force 2 g

Alpenexpress "Enzian" was the first coaster to open at Europa-Park in Rust, Baden Wuerttemberg, Germany. It is a steel family powered coaster built by Mack Rides and opened in 1984.


In September 2015, virtual reality headsets were introduced on Alpenxpress. It was the first coaster at Europa-Park to offer virtual reality rides.[1] In subsequent years, more virtual reality experiences have been added.[2]



Colour scheme

Brown track and supports. The ride opened with blue track.


Single train with 10 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, except for the front car which has a single row, for a total of 38 riders per train.


External links

Articles on Europa-Park