Timetable & opening hours



The Pfänder cable car operates daily from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

  • Regular trips are on the full and half-hour,
  • every fifteen minutes for more than 10 people and
  • when required every 6 minutes for transporting up to 80 people.

A trip up the Pfänder lasts 6 minutes!


From the 14th to the 25th of November, 2016 (annual audit)

Evening trips

On request, evening rides are possible daily from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
(€ 61,00 per half-hour minus the fee for the cable car ascent and descent ride)


  • In the valley and mountain station, ramps allow comfortable access for wheel chairs, families with baby carriages and cyclists.
  • Dogs are transported in the Pfänder cable car free of charge. A leash is required for all dogs in the cable car and on the Pfänder.
  • The facilities for sport on the Pfänder and also leisure activities are not the responsibility of the Pfänder cable car company, but public or private third-parties. The Pfänder cable car company does not prepare, inspect or service these facilities. The Pfänder cable car company assumes no liability. The activities of the visitors are at their own risk.
  • It is expressly recommended in the alpine surroundings to note the weather conditions and their development.

Futher opening hours

Restaurant Berghaus Pfänder

  • Daily from 5th of May to the 22th of September, 2016
  • from 9:30 a.m. to 6.30 p.m.
  • in the evening with reservation

Alpine game park

  • Open all year round during the day

Inn Pfänderdohle

  • from the 25th of September, 2015 to the 4th of May, 2016
  • daily from 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Wednesday till 11:00 p.m.
  • in the evening with reservation
Pfänderbahn AG, Steinbruchgasse 4, 6900 Bregenz, Austria
Tel. +43 5574 42 160-0,
Weather information telephone: +43 5574 43 316
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