Tiroler Zugspitzbahn

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The Tiroler Zugspitzbahn connects the village of Ehrwald with the summit of the Zugspitze, at 2,962m the highest mountain in Germany. From the top visitors can look forward to spectacular views of both Bavaria and Tirol. Equally spectacular is the summit restaurant serving traditional food. Well worth a visit is the Erlebniswelt Zugspitze, a small musuem at the top of the mountain all about the geography, geology and history of the Zugspitze.

Tiroler Zugspitzbahn cable car, © Tirol Werbung/Vivalpin

Operating hours: Jun 19, 2020 - Nov 8, 2020

Travel times: daily from 8.40 to 16.40

Operating hours in winter: The cable car is located in the Zugspitze ski resort ski resort

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2,950m 1,225m

  • Mountainbike transport
  • wheelchair-accessible

Activities on the mountain

  • Hiking trail(s)
  • Mountainbike route(s)
  • Singletrack variation(s)
  • Climbing route(s)
  • Restaurant(s), hut(s), refuge(s)
  • Playground
  • Summer toboggan run


Ascent and descent 48.00 € 29.00 €
Ascent 31.00 € 19.00 €
Ascent with mountainbike - -
Descent 31.00 € 19.00 €


Discounts for families with children and groups of at least 15 people


How to get here by plane, train, bus or car.

Your destination address: Obermoos 1, Ehrwald

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