FAQ - Gondola

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FAQ Gondola



How much is the ride on the summit lift?

The current prices for the use of the gondola lift can be found here.

Where is the difference between a single trip and a night ticket?

With the single journey is only one ride on the gondola possible.
With the night ticket you can drive as often as you want or as often as time permits.
The tariffs for the individual options are well broken down. Click here for rate information ...

How fast to you reach the summit?

The new gondola takes about 6 minutes to the summit of the Hochwurzen.

When and for how long has the Gipfelbahn Hochwurzen opened?


Monday to Saturday (till 11. March):
7:00 to 9:30 pm

Wednesday to Saturday (ab 15. March):
7:00 to 9:30 pm

Sunday no night operation!

Gondola: Operating hours in the evening:
7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

Toboggan rail: Opening hours (illuminated):
7:00 pm bis 11:00 pm

Night sledding on New Year's Eve, is that possible?

Yes, the gondola lift is open on New Year's Eve until 1:00 am, and the toboggan run is illuminated longer.

Are invoices issued by the Planai Railway?

Yes you get on request at the box office a VAT bill (for example, for company trips).

Are there any student discounts?

No, in the evening there is no student discount.