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Operating times summer 2022

Summer Cable Cars

Great views guaranteed

The Vorarlberg mountain cable cars in spring and summer at a glance

Get to higher elevations within a few minutes – the summer cable cars will take you to the Vorarlberg mountains. Enjoy the driveway with cable cars with impressive panoramic views, easy hikes or hiking tours, culinary delights on the sun terraces of the alpine huts and especially the healthy alpine air.

Here you can find the planned operating times of the summer mountain railways
(state of the data June 2022):

Bodensee-Vorarlberg

  • Pfänderbahn Bregenz: every day from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., on the full and half hour, more often if necessary
  • Karrenseilbahn Dornbirn: every day, MON to SAT from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., SUN from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Seilbahn Schnifis: the Cable Car is not in operation until November 2022 due to irreparable damage to the supporting cab
  • Sesselbahn Laterns-Gapfohl: 26.05. – 03.07. + 17.09. – 02.10. operation on weekends and public holidays. 08.07. – 11.09. Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m

Alpenstadt Bludenz – Brandnertal – Klostertal – Großes Walsertal

  • Muttersbergbahn Bludenz: from 30.04. – 30.10. daily operation, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.,
  • Bergbahnen Brandnertal:
    Brand Dorfbahn & Panoramabahn: 26.5. – 30.10. every day, weekend operation (FRI, SAT, SUN): 06. – 08.05. / 13. – 15.05. / 20. – 22.05., from 9:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.,  last ascent and descent: Panoramabahn: 4:30 p.m., Dorfbahn: 4:45 p.m.
  • Brand Palüdbahn: from 09.07. – 11.09., weekend operation (SAT, SUN,  incl. public holidays): 04 . –0 6.6. / 11. – 12.06. / 18. – 19.06. / 25. – 26.06. / 02. – 03.07. + 17. – 18.09. / 24. – 25.09. / 01. – 03.10. / 08. – 09.10. / 15. – 16.10. / 22. – 23.10.; from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., first ascent: 09:00 a.m., last ascent/descent: 4:45 p.m.
    Brand Lünerseebahn: continuous operation from 21.05. – 23.10., ascent: quarter-hourly from 8:00 a.m. to 4:55 p.m., descent quarter-hourly from 8:10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
    Bürserberg Einhornbahn II and Loischkopfbahn: continuous operation from 26.05. – 11.09., weekend operation (FR, SA, SUN): 06. – 08.05. / 13. – 15.05. / 20. – 22.05., autumn operation (WED – SUN): 14. – 18.09. / 21. – 25.09. / 28.09. – 03.10. / 05. – 09.10. / 12. – 16.10. / 19. – 23.10.; First ascent: 9:00 a.m., Einhornbahn II last ascent/descent: 4:45 p.m., Loischkopfbahn last ascent: 4:30 p.m.
  • Seilbahnen Faschina (Doppelsesselbahn Stafelalpe): daily operation: 16.06. – 11.09., weekend and public holidays: 26./27./28./29.05., 04./05./06./11./12.06., 17./18./24./25.09., 01./02./03.10., operating in hiking weather from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.; Special trips for 20 or more peoples during the week possible on request
  • Seilbahnen Sonntag Stein: continuous operation from 26.05. – 16.10., weekend operation: 30.04. – 01.05. | 07.05. – 08.05. | 14.05. – 15.05. | 21.05. – 22.05., autumn operation (in hiking weather): 22.10. to 30.10., from 8:45 a.m. to 12:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Sonnenkopfbahn Klostertal: continuous operation from 25.06. – 03.10. from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Bregenzerwald

  • Bergbahnen Andelsbuch: daily operation from 29.04. – 16.10. and 22./23.10. in good hiking weather, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.., SAT, SUN + public holidays as well as in July and August no lunch break
  • Seilbahn Bezau: continuous operation until 6.11. + 12./13. + 19./20.11., from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every half hour; 30.10. – 20.11. from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at .20 and .50 past the hour – if necessary also without interruption
  • Damülser Sesselbahn (Uga Express): daily from 11.06. – 9.10. and  21./22.05., 26. – 29.05., 04./05.06., 11.06. – 9.10.; additionally in good hiking weather: 15./16.10. + 22./23.10.; from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.; evening trips: 05., 12., 19., 26.08., 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • Bergbahnen Mellau: 04. – 06.06. + 11.06. – 23.10. daily operation from MON – FRI from 09:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., SAT, SUN, public holidays 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., last ascent at 4.30 p.m.
  • Au-Schoppernau (Bergbahnen Diedamskopf): regular operation from 16.06. – 16.10., weekend operation: 26. – 29.05., 03. – 06.06, 10. – 12.06., from 8:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.; Sunset cruises: every THU from 14.07. – 08.09., mountain breakfast in the panorama restaurant: every TUE from 12.07. – 06.09. and every WED from 02.08. – 07.09. from 08:00 to 11:00 a.m.
  • Warth-Schröcken (Steffisalp Express):daily operation in good hiking weather from 24.06. – 09.10., from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Bilck vom Pfänder mit Panoramabahn (c) Dietmar Walser - Archiv Vorarlberg Tourismus
Jeremias Riezler, Kleinwalsertal, Riezlern, © Dietmar Denger

Mountain railways and chairlifts make it easier to climb or descend on the mountain summit - an adventure for the whole family!

Lech Zürs Arlberg

  • Bergbahn Oberlech: 24.06. – 03.10. daily from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. and 12:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (every 15 min.)
  • Rüfikopf Seilbahn: 24.06. – 03.10. daily from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. every 30 min.; very FR evening trips
  • Petersbodenbahn: 24.06. – 03.10. daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., continuously
  • Seekopfbahn in Zürs: 01.07. – 03.10. TUE – SUN continuously from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., MON closed

Kleinwalsertal

  • Hirschegg:
    Ifenbahn: 25.06. – 23.10., daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
    Heubergbahn: 25.06. – 23.10., daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
  • Mittelberg:
    Walmendingerhornbahn: 07.05. – 06.11., daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
    Zafernalift: from 26.05. , daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Riezlern:
    Kanzelwandbahn: 04.06. – 06.11., daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
  • Oberstdorf:
    Fellhornbahn:  26.05. – 06.11., daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (last descent from the summit)
    Nebelhornbahn: 26.05. – 06.11., daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30p.m., last descent from summit
    Söllereckbahn: 30.04. – 06.11, daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Depending on weather conditions, changes are possible for all mountain railways . Detailed operation times

Montafon

  • Gargellen – Schafbergbahn: 16.06. – 02.10., continuously from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Tschagguns-Vandans – Erlebnisberg Golm/Golmerbahn: 26.05. – 29.05. and daily operation from 04.06. – 16.10., from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Bergbahnen Silvretta Montafon:
    Gaschurn – St. Gallenkirch: Nova
    Versettla-Bahn: daily operation from 16.06. – 09.10., weekend operation (SAT, SUN + public holidays): 15./16.10.*, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Garfrescha Bahn: daily operation from 16.06. – 09.10., from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m, evening rides: 16. + 23.07., 13., 20. + 27.08. (during the day continuous operation, last descent: 9.30  p.m.)
    Schruns – St. Gallenkirch: Hochjoch
    Zamang Bahn: daily operation from 02.07. – 11.09., weekend operation (FR – SUN + public holidays): 26.05. – 29.06. 04. – 06.06. + 17./18.09, 24./25.09, 01.-03.10.*, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Hochjoch Bahn: 16.06. – 16.10. daily, weekend operation: 11./12.06., 22./23.10., 26.20. + 29.10. – 01.11.*, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; evening trips: 18.06. and every Friday 08.07. – 26.08. (during the day continuous operation, last descent: 9.30 p.m.)
    Grasjoch: daily operation from 09.07. – 11.09.*, weekend operation: 02./02.07., 17./18.09, 24./25.09, 01. – 03.10.*, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Sennigrat Bahn: 16.06. – 09.10., every day from 08:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., lunch break from 11:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., continuous operation if required
    * *except in bad weather
    Detailed operation times: Bergbahnen Silvretta Montafon
  • Partenen – Tafamuntbahn: 25.06. – 25.09. from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. and 30.09. – 02.10., 07./08.10., 14. – 16.10. from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. to 4:45p.m.
  • Silbertal – Kristbergbahn: 07.05. – 26.10. from 7:45 a.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Weather conditions may change these times, please also contact the mountain cable cars directly.