Road Runner Express

It’s Not Easy Being a Coyote.

Oh, Wile E. Coyote, when will you learn? You just can’t catch the Road Runner, no matter how fast you run. The Road Runner Express will prove it once again, as it hustle you through a swooping, twisting adventure course on a mine car that forgot how to brake. Now just because it’s based on the epic chase of coyote vs. cuckoo does not mean this is a kiddie coaster. You’ll be calling this runaway mine car adventure one of the most action-packed adrenaline machines you’ll ride all day.

Venture into the elaborate Acme mining town deep in Crackaxle Canyon. You’ll be “beep beep”-ing as you climb up the seven story lift hill, but once you dive into a series of swooping high-G low to the ground curves, you’ll know this adventure is anything but kid stuff.

You’ll rocket through the frontier mining town, diving right through that other Crackaxle legend, the Iron Rattler. Then you’ll plow through covered tunnels, and ride right along the quarry walls, one of the defining geographic features that makes Six Flags Fiesta Texas so special. All this at a fast but family-friendly 35 miles per hour, but still not fast enough to catch a Road Runner. Sorry, Wile E.

By The Numbers

2,400 feet
2 minutes, 24 seconds
Spring 1997
Arrow Dynamics

What Our Guests Say

  • "As a 59 year old "Nana" I had a blast riding with my grandchildren!! It had been years since I rode a ride, but am excited to do it again very soon."
    - Jennifer M From Windcrest Tx
  • "I really enjoyed the Road Runner Express. It wasn't at all what I was expecting. The ride is deceptively fast, and lots of fun!"
    - Mark E. From St. Charles, Mo
  • "I got my momma to ride it for her first roller coaster! She can't stop talking about it!"
    - Danny P. From Corpus Christi
  • "The Road Runner Express is a fantastic roller coater. It is uniquely built for riders to enjoy the view from the top of the canyon at great speed and agility. "
    - Susie S. Of Houston, Tx.
  • "Twisting, turning, going up and down. Here I come Road Runner. Beep Beep!"
    - Frank O. From Karnes City, Tx.

What do you think?

Thrill Ride
Thrill Level

Minimum Height

Location in Park: 

Crackaxle Canyon





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