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Shamu Express

SeaWorld Orlando

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Located in Shamu's Happy Harbor, a three-acre children's play area – Shamu Express – is a family friendly roller coaster with a theme based on SeaWorld's signature killer whale – Shamu. This family coaster with Shamu-theme cars gently thrills children and parents at SeaWorld Orlando on more than 800 feet of steel track at speeds of up to 28 miles-per-hour. It's the perfect roller coaster for beginning thrill-seekers!

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
2006 Steel Family Zierer

Roller Coaster Stats

  • Height: 30 feet
  • Length: 853 feet
  • Trains: 1 - 28 passenger
  • Top Speed: 28 mph

Shamu Express Facts & History

Features: Friction-wheel driven lift

Opening date: May 7, 2006

Train has fourteen cars with one row each, seating two abreast per row.

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 42 inches tall with an adult or 48 inches to ride alone

Where to Coast

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