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The Phantom of the Opera Roller Coaster Opens in Germany

Roller coaster fans and theatre lovers, get ready! The much-awaited ‘Phantom of the Opera’ VR Roller Coaster has finally arrived at Europa-Park in Germany.

This isn’t just another roller coaster. It’s a ride that takes the thrill of a roller coaster and pairs it with the immersive world of virtual reality. Drawing inspiration from the longest-running Broadway musical of all time, this ride promises an experience that will leave a lasting impression.

A Roller Coaster and Immersive Experience

The ‘Phantom of the Opera’ VR Roller Coaster at Europa Park is more than just an ride. It’s a unique fusion of technology and storytelling that brings the enchanting world of the ‘Phantom of the Opera’ to life.

This indoor roller coaster uses lighting and special effects to create an immersive experience. But what truly sets it apart is the use of virtual reality. Each rider is equipped with a VR headset, transforming the roller coaster into a unique spinning coaster that takes you on a journey through the story of the ‘Phantom of the Opera’.

Visiting from the UK

If you’re planning to visit Europa Park from the UK, here are some useful details to help you plan your trip:


  • EasyJet offers flights to Germany from the UK starting from £26.99.
  • Ryanair also provides flights from the UK to Germany, with prices starting from £14.99.

Hotels Near Europa Park

Looking for a hotel close to the park? here are a couple of options:

Hotel am Park

Hotel am Park is a 4-star hotel conveniently located just 50 metres from Europa-Park. This makes it an excellent choice for visitors who want to stay close to the park. The hotel offers a variety of services including a free parking lot directly at the hotel, a street food market, and a particularly friendly and courteous service.

Hotel La Mirabelle

Hotel La Mirabelle is located in Rheinhausen, which is 4 km from Europa-Park. All units at the hotel are equipped with a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, and a private bathroom. A buffet breakfast is served every morning at the hotel. Guests at the accommodation will be able to enjoy activities in and around Rheinhausen, like hiking.

Park Entry and ‘Phantom of the Opera’ Ride Tickets

While the ‘Phantom of the Opera’ VR Roller Coaster is a must-see attraction at Europa Park, it’s important to note that this particular ride is not included in the general park admission. To experience this unique roller coaster, visitors will need to purchase a separate ‘time ticket’ which costs €7 per ride.

General admission tickets to Europa Park start at €52 and can be purchased on their official website.

Final Thoughts

The ‘Phantom of the Opera’ VR Roller Coaster is a ride like no other, offering a unique blend of thrill and theatre that’s sure to be a hit with the whole family. Why not book your trip today?!

Holly Smith

I Love Musical Theatre and made the West End World Website To Share My Experiences, Reviews & Theatre News.