Top Thrill Dragster

Cedar Point - Top Thrill Dragster“Keep arms down, head back, and hold on!” They’re the last words you hear before you’re sent blasting down the launch track.

Top Thrill Dragster is a behemoth, standing 420 feet above the Cedar Point midways. It opened as the tallest and fastest coaster in the world back in 2003, and riders can’t seem to get enough of this “Top Thrill.”

Should you choose not to Race for the Sky, take a seat on the bleachers and watch as riders face their fears right before the breathtaking launch.

Quick Facts

  • Opened In: 2003
  • Built By: Intamin AG
  • Ride Time: Approx. 0 minutes, 17 seconds
  • Capacity: 1,000 riders per hour
  • Height: 420 ft.
  • Speed: Up to 120 mph
  • Ride Length: 2,800 ft.

Also of Interest

Top Thrill Dragster is located by the Corkscrew, Power Tower, and Magnum XL-200 for all of your thrill seeking needs!

Important Information

  • Riders must be between 52″ and 78″ to ride.
  • Thrill Rating: 5/5

Average Wait Times

Usual wait time is 45-60 minutes. This ride is generally most busy in the early afternoon.

Photos

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