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!

Out of service for the annual inspection 04 November to 29 November 2024. 

Evening trips

On request, evening rides are possible daily from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
(€ 90,00 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. Dangerous and problem dogs should also muzzled!
  • 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 9th of May to the 25st of September, 2024
  • From 9:30 a.m. to 6.30 p.m.
  • Evenings with reservation
  • further information

Alpine wildlife park

Pfänderdohle Inn

  • From the 26th of September, 2024 to the beginning of May, 2025
  • Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Wednesday till 10:00 p.m.
  • Evenings with reservation
  • further information
Excellent Austrian Cable Car Pfänderbahn AG, Steinbruchgasse 4, 6900 Bregenz, Austria
Tel. +43 5574 42 160-0,