Cable car service hours

March to October – summertime:

First ascent: 9.00 a.m.

Last ascent: 4.00 p.m.

Last descent: 5.00 p.m.

November to February – wintertime:

First ascent: 9.00 a.m.

Last ascent: 3.00 p.m.

Last descent: 4.00 p.m.


Opening hours of Mountain Restaurant and Alpine Hut

The opening hours of the catering establishments are in line with the service times of the cable car.


Wind & Weather

In unfavourable weather conditions, it may be necessary for the service of the Predigtstuhlbahn to be stopped or suspended.

In case of uncertainty, please inquire by telephone on +49 8651 / 96 85-0.


Restricted Accessibility

The buildings and cabins of the Predigtstuhlbahn have protected status as a heritage site.

This means that there is currently no barrier-free access to the platforms and the cabins.

The cable car is unfortunately not suitable for transporting wheelchair users.

For the same reason, we can also only accommodate collapsible pushchairs.