Pipeline the Surf Coaster

Roller coaster in the United States
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Pipeline the Surf Coaster
SeaWorld Orlando
Location Orlando, Florida, USA
Status Operating since May 27, 2023
Rider height
  • Minimum: 54 inch
  • Maximum: 78 inch
Manufacturer Bolliger & Mabillard
Product Surf Coaster
Type Steel - Stand-Up - Launched
Propulsion LSM Launch
Height 110 feet
Top speed 60 mph
Length 2950 feet
Inversions 1
Duration 1:50

Pipeline the Surf Coaster is a steel launched stand-up roller coaster currently located at SeaWorld Orlando in Orlando, Florida, USA. It was the first installation of Bolliger & Mabillard's Surf Coaster product.


In 2019, it was rumored that SeaWorld Orlando would install a prototype "Surf Coaster" from Bolliger & Mabillard. In 2020, multiple liens were filed against SeaWorld including one that discussed a "custom Launch Coaster".[1]

Pipeline the Surf Coaster was officially announced on October 18, 2022.[2][3]

The ride's train was revealed at IAAPA 2022.[4]

The coaster opened to annual passholders on May 12, 2023 and to the general public on May 27.[5][6]



Color scheme

Blue track and white supports.


6 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 24 riders per train. The train is designed to resemble a surfboard.





  1. "Bolliger & Mabillard Files Patent for Stand-Up Coaster Restraint". Coaster101. 2020-09-28. Retrieved 2022-06-07.
  2. Stilwell, Andrew (2022-10-18). "SeaWorld Orlando Announces "Pipeline: The Surf Coaster" for 2023". Coaster101. Retrieved 2022-10-23.
  3. White, Tharin (2022-10-18). "Pipeline – World's first surf coaster, coming to SeaWorld Orlando". Attractions Magazine. Retrieved 2022-10-23.
  4. "SeaWorld Orlando gives first look at Pipeline: The Surf Coaster ride vehicle".
  5. Mitchell, Bea (2023-05-02). "SeaWorld Orlando's new Pipeline surfing coaster gets opening date". Blooloop. Retrieved 2023-08-11.
  6. Niles, Robert (2023-05-27). "Pipeline the Surf Coaster opens officially to all". Theme Park Insider. Retrieved 2023-08-11.

External links

Articles on SeaWorld Orlando