Roller coaster in the United States
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Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Location Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
Coordinates 37°13′55″N 76°38′49″W / 37.231973°N 76.647074°W / 37.231973; -76.647074
Status Operating since May 19, 2023
Rider height 48 inch minimum
Replaced Curse of DarKastle
Manufacturer Intamin
Product Family Launch Coaster Custom
Type Steel - Launched - Motorbike - Enclosed
Propulsion Two tire propelled launches
Height 37 feet
Top speed 36 mph
Length 2454 feet
Inversions 0

DarKoaster is a steel launched motorbike enclosed roller coaster at Busch Gardens Williamsburg in Williamsburg, Virginia, USA.


The first pieces of track arrived in the summer of 2022.[1]

In September 2022, Busch Gardens Williamsburg confirmed that DarKoaster would be added to the park. It uses the same building that formerly contained Curse of DarKastle.[2]

DarKoaster opened on May 19, 2023.[3]



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  1. "Eerste baandelen voor nieuwe achtbaan komen aan in Busch Gardens Williamsburg".
  2. "Busch Gardens Williamsburg Unveils DarKoaster, New All-Indoor Straddle Coaster".
  3. "Busch Gardens' new DarKoaster to open May 19".

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