Here we list the major new rides and attractions falling within our scope that are planned for the UK’s theme and amusement parks.
RideRater makes projections of expected opening dates to the best of our knowledge, but dates are only officially confirmed where marked with a (*).
|Expected Opening||Location||Ride Name||Status||Ride Description||Link|
|24 March 2024||Thorpe Park||Hyperia||Under construction||Mack Rides rollercoaster.|
236-foot UK height record.
Expected UK speed record.
80+ mph top speed.
First dubbed ‘Project Exodus’.
|2024, Spring||Drayton Manor||Unknown||Under construction||Intamin “Lift & Launch” family coaster.|
Traverses the former Apocalypse site.
Multiple ride settings.
|2024, Winter-Spring||Adventure Island||Unknown||Announced||125-foot (38-metre) drop tower.|
SBF Visa 16-seater model.
Four name options revealed.
|Unknown||Southport Pleasureland||Unknown||Planning approved||Plans indicate a Zamperla Lightning Coaster.||Article|
|15 March 2025||Alton Towers||Unknown||Planning approved||Indoor rollercoaster. Dubbed ‘Project Horizon’.||Article|
Page updated: 17 November 2023.