Info & FAQs

The new water world Rulantica means water fun of a very special kind: the attention to detail, the unique Nordic theme and of course the attractions form the perfect setting for an unforgettable trip with your friends, family or your partner. We have summarized everything you need to know below and in our swimming regulations.

Opening hours

Rulantica is open daily from 10am to 10pm.
Exceptions: 24/25.12.2020 (closed) and 31.12.2020 (until 7pm).
For overnight guests of the Europa-Park hotels with a valid date-specific Rulantica ticket, the water world opens - as usual - already at 9am.

All Prices & Tickets

Tickets for the new water world are available exclusively through our ticket shop or in combination with an overnight stay.

  • The water adventure world has a limited capacity. Due to the high demand, we recommend purchasing the tickets online before visiting.
  • If your desired date is not yet available in the ticket shop, we offer you longer availabilities via the hotel booking or alternatively vouchers in the Rulantica online shop.

We recommend buying the tickets in advance at the ticket shop or combining your visit with an overnight stay in one of our themed hotels: To the hotel booking page.

The current prices & ticket categories can be found in the price overview.

Arrival & Parking

The new water world Rulantica lies at the gates of the municipality of Rust, very close to Europa-Park.

Arrival by Car
Rulantica is easy to reach by car. The exact address for your navigation system is: Roland-Mack-Ring 1, 77977 Rust (PlusCode from Google: 7P6R+93 Rust).
The water world has plenty of parking spaces. Parking tickets can be purchased in advance from the ticket shop. To the ticket shop

Arrival by Public Transport
An exclusive Rulantica bus runs between the ‘Ringsheim’ train station and the water world.

Extra Service for our Overnight Guests
For the overnight guests of the themed hotels, there is a free, regular shuttle bus that travels between our hotels and Rulantica. Depending on the time of day, the schedule provides a shuttle every 15-30 minutes, for the opening of the indoor water world in the morning and for closing in the evening, it runs every 15 minutes. The newly opened museum hotel ‘Krønasår’ is located directly opposite Rulantica and is also directly connected to the water world by a bridge.

Good to Know

The Europa-Park EMOTIONS gift card is also valid in Rulantica and can currently be used as follows:

  • When buying Rulantica tickets via the guest service (phone number: +49 7822 77-6655)
  • As a means of payment on site in Rulantica

The gift card can be loaded with any amount and bought online in the online shop.
To the online shop

The EMOTIONS gift card cannot be used as a means of payment online.

The Rulantica tickets are date-dependent due to capacity. If you already know the date of your visit, you can buy the tickets in the ticket shop in advance and gift them. If you would like to give away ticket but don't know the visiting date yet, we recommend charging an EMOTIONS gift card with the appropriate value and give that as a gift instead. This way, the recipient can choose their preferred date themselves and book the tickets by phone at our Guest Service (phone number: +49 7822 77-6655).

Annual Ticket & Europa-Park Club Ticket

Various ticket categories for Rulantica are currently offered. The categories are presented in detail on the price overview. There is currently no annual pass. If additional ticket categories are added, they will be announced on this website.

The Europa-Park annual pass (‘Europa-Park Club Card’) and the associated parking pass are not valid for Rulantica.

Means of Payment on Site

Payment in Rulantica is initially made without cash using a transponder bracelet (‘Rula band’). Expenses are booked and logged on the Rula band during the visit and are paid when leaving Rulantica. In addition, the bracelet not only serves as access authorization, but also as a locker key.

Eat & Drink

We have a lot of delicious dishes and cool drinks on offer - take a look at our culinary offers!

The gastronomy options in Rulantica also offer a selection of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free dishes (the current gluten-free offers are pizza and muffins).

For hygiene reasons, food may not be brought into the water world, but must be kept in the locker for the duration of the visit and may be consumed in the lobby (Kelpie Café).

Drinks may be taken into the water world with one restriction: glass bottles are not permitted for safety reasons and must be stowed in lockers.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the indoor water world suitable for children of all ages?
Rulantica is a water adventure world for the whole family. For security reasons, some attractions have age and size restrictions. The restrictions are displayed in the attraction description on the website and at the attraction on site. To the attractions

Should you be able to swim well?
Depending on the attraction, good swimming skills are required.

Is the indoor water world accessible?
Most of the paths and areas are wheelchair accessible. Elevators connect the traffic areas with each other and also provide barrier-free access to the reception hall as well as the catering and shopping areas. Generously designed changing rooms, spacious toilets and shower areas are also available. Water wheelchairs (limited capacity) allow you to get around Rulantica. More information can be found here.

Can I leave the water world during my visit?
Due to organisational reasons, leaving Rulantica for a prolonged period of time is not possible. We do of course want to enable especially our hotel guests to go to their room when required. Day guests can also leave Rulantica if absolutely necessary. Please contact a member of staff in the lobby in such cases. They will be happy to help you.

Is there a quiet area in Rulantica?
Yes, in our exclusive relax and sauna area Hyggedal, you can take a timeout from the hustle and bustle in the water world.

Is there a sauna in Rulantica?
In our exclusive relax and sauna area Hyggedal, two saunas for textile-free use are available to guests aged 18+.

Is smoking allowed in the indoor water world?
Smoking is not permitted in Rulantica itself. Outside there is a smoking area.

Is there WiFi in Rulantica?
Yes, free WiFi is available in Rulantica.

Is the use of smartphones & GoPros allowed in Rulantica?
Bringing your own smartphone is allowed in Rulantica (e.g. use as an eBook, surfing the Internet, etc.). When taking photos or videos with a smartphone or similar, it must always be ensured that the personal rights of other guests are respected and that nobody feels disturbed by the recordings.

With the exception of the attractions Dugdrob & Vildfål, the use of action cams (e.g. GoPros) with a head holder is permitted.

Is there a dress code? In some swimming pools you can, for example, not bathe with long trousers.
Rulantica requires swimwear made of special bathing textiles for hygienic reasons. For more information, please see section 3.15 of the parking and bathing regulations.

What is the temperature in the pool?
The water in the pools has a temperature of approx. 32°C

Can strollers be taken into the water world?
Strollers are not allowed in the water world for safety reasons. We ask you to leave strollers in the car if possible. There is also a limited number of lockers suitable for pushchairs.

Are there any restrictions for glasses wearers?
For safety reasons, the use of glasses on the water slides Dugdrob & Vildfål and Isbrekker is not permitted. We also recommend removing your glasses on the other slides. Glasses racks are offered for the individual slides.

Subject to price changes, all information without guarantee.

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