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    Tickets for the Zugspitze

    All rates at a glance

    All information about the Zugspitze Round Trip, single tickets, family rates and ski passes

    Winter tickets

    Ski passes, Round Trip tickets & more

    All tickets and rates for winter days on Germany’s highest mountain.

    Zugspitze Ticket in winter

    For pedestrians

    The Zugspitze Ticket includes one ascent and one descent. The ticket can also be used for the Zugspitze Round Trip: This Round Trip takes you to all the highlights of Germany’s highest mountain on the cogwheel train, the Gletscherbahn cable car and the Zugspitze cable car.

    Please note: The Gletscherbahn cable car can be used several times on the day of the visit.

    Zugspitze Ticket
    Adults EUR 57.00
    Youth 16-18 years EUR 45.50
    Children 6-15 years EUR 28.50

    Zugspitze Ticket in winter: family rates

    for parents with children from 6 to 18 years

    The Zugspitze Ticket includes one ascent and one descent. The ticket can also be used for the Zugspitze Round Trip: This Round Trip takes you to all the highlights of Germany’s highest mountain on the cogwheel train, the Gletscherbahn cable car and the Zugspitze cable car. Family rates apply for children aged 6 to 18 accompanied by at least one parent.

    Please note: The Gletscherbahn cable car can be used several times on the day of your visit.

    Zugspitze Ticket
    1 Adult 1 Child EUR 75.00
    1 Adult 2 Children EUR 100.00
    1 Adult 3 Children EUR 125.00
    2 Adults 1 Child EUR 125.00
    2 Adults 2 Children EUR 150.00
    2 Adults 3 Children EUR 175.00

    2 Peak Pass in winter

    Zugspitze & Garmisch-Classic area

    This combination ticket includes a Zugspitze Ticket and a Garmisch-Classic Ticket. The day of purchase is the first day of validity. The second day can be chosen freely during the current winter season. 

    2 Peak Pass
    Adults EUR 70.00
    Youth 16-18 years EUR 56.00
    Children 6-15 years EUR 35.00
    Family discount* parents EUR 70.00
    Family discount* children ( 6 to 18 years) EUR 25.00

    2 Peak Pass in winter: family rates

    for parents with children from 6 to 18 years

    The combination ticket includes a Zugspitze Ticket and a Garmisch-Classic Ticket. The day of purchase is the first day of validity. The second day can be chosen freely during the current winter season. Family rates apply for children aged 6 to 18 accompanied by at least one parent.

    2 Peak Pass
    1 Adult 1 Child EUR 95.00
    1 Adult 2 Children EUR 120.00
    1 Adult 3 Children EUR 145.00
    2 Adults 1 Child EUR 165.00
    2 Adults 2 Children EUR 190.00
    2 Adults 3 Children EUR 215.00

    Cogwheel train: winter rates

    From Garmisch-Partenkirchen to the Zugspitze plateau

    The cogwheel train not only takes guests up the Zugspitze but also operates on the valley route between Garmisch-Partenkirchen and Grainau on local public transport. Tickets for the cogwheel train can be purchased in the online shop or at the ticket counters on site. 

    Ski passes

    for adults, children and youths

    All prices at a glance

    Adult Youth (16–18 years) Child (6–15 years)
    One day ticket EUR 57.00 EUR 45.50 EUR 28.50
    1/2 + 1 day ticket** EUR 90.00 EUR 72.00 EUR 45.00
    2 day ticket Twin-Ticket°** EUR 105.00 EUR 84.00 EUR 52.50
    2 day ticket Twin-Ticket°** students (ID required) EUR 95.00
    1/2 + 2 day ticket°** EUR 129.00 EUR 103.00 EUR 64.50

    * family discount granted for parents with their children - ID required.
    ** also valid at the Garmisch-Classic ski area
    ° 2 days within the winter season

    Ski passes: family rates

    for parents with children from 6 to 18 years

    Family rates apply for children from 6 to 18 years accompanied by at least one parent. All prices at a glance.

    for parents with children from 6 to 18 years 1 Adult 1 Child 1 Adult 2 Children 1 Adult 3 Children 2 Adults 1 Child 2 Adults 2 Children 2 Adults 3 Children
    One day ticket EUR 75.00 EUR 100.00 EUR 125.00 EUR 125.00 EUR 150.00 EUR 175.00
    2 day ticket Twin-Ticket°** EUR 143.00 EUR 191.00 EUR 239.00 EUR 238.00 EUR 286.00 EUR 334.00

    Top Snow Card

    Multi-day passes for Bavaria & Tyrol

    With the Top Snow Card, winter sports enthusiasts have the opportunity to choose which ski area they want to visit, depending on the weather situation, snow conditions and their mood. A total of 89 lifts and numerous downhill runs are available on 215 kilometres of slopes. The following areas and mountain railways are included in the ticket:

    • Zugspitze ski area
    • Garmisch-Classic ski area
    • Wankbahn cable car
    • Eckbauerbahn cable car
    • Ehrwalder Almbahn cable car
    • Tyrolean Zugspitze cable car
    • Ehrwalder Wettersteinbahnen mountain railways
    • Langes Lermoos and Biberwier mountain railways
    • Berwang/Bichlbach mountain railways
    • Karlift Heiterwang
    • Mittenwald region
    Saison 2022/2023 Adult Youth (16–18 years) Child (6–15 years) 1 Adult + 1 Child (6–18 years) 2 Adults + 1 Child (6–18 years) each additional family child
    2 days* EUR 108.00 EUR 86.50 EUR 54.00 EUR 146.00 EUR 243.50 EUR 48.50
    3 days* EUR 160.00 EUR 128.00 EUR 80.00 EUR 216.00 EUR 360.00 EUR 72.00
    4 days* EUR 209.50 EUR 167.50 EUR 104.50 EUR 282.50 EUR 471.00 EUR 94.00
    5 days* EUR 255.00 EUR 204.00 EUR 127.50 EUR 344.00 EUR 573.50 EUR 114.50
    6 days* EUR 295.50 EUR 236.50 EUR 148.00 EUR 399.00 EUR 665.00 EUR 133.00
    7 days* EUR 330.50 EUR 264.00 EUR 165.00 EUR 446.00 EUR 743.50 EUR 148.50
    8 days* EUR 362.50 EUR 290.00 EUR 181.00 EUR 489.00 EUR 815.00 EUR 163.00
    9 days* EUR 392.50 EUR 314.00 EUR 196.50 EUR 530.00 EUR 883.50 EUR 176.50
    10 days* EUR 421.00 EUR 337.00 EUR 210.50 EUR 568.50 EUR 947.50 EUR 189.50
    11 days* EUR 448.00 EUR 358.50 EUR 224.00 EUR 604.50 EUR 1,007.50 EUR 201.50
    12 days* EUR 473.50 EUR 378.50 EUR 236.50 EUR 639.00 EUR 1,065.00 EUR 213.00
    13 days* EUR 497.50 EUR 398.00 EUR 248.50 EUR 671.50 EUR 1,119.00 EUR 224.00
    14 days* EUR 520.50 EUR 416.50 EUR 260.50 EUR 703.00 EUR 1,171.50 EUR 234.50
    15 days* EUR 543.00 EUR 434.50 EUR 271.50 EUR 733.00 EUR 1,221.50 EUR 244.50
    16 days* EUR 564.00 EUR 451.50 EUR 282.00 EUR 762.00 EUR 1,270.00 EUR 254.00
    17 days* EUR 584.50 EUR 467.50 EUR 292.00 EUR 789.00 EUR 1,315.00 EUR 263.00
    18 days* EUR 604.50 EUR 483.00 EUR 302.50 EUR 816.00 EUR 1,360.00 EUR 272.00
    19 days* EUR 623.00 EUR 498.50 EUR 311.50 EUR 841.50 EUR 1,402.50 EUR 280.50
    20 days* EUR 640.50 EUR 512.00 EUR 320.00 EUR 864.00 EUR 1,440.00 EUR 288.00
    21 days* EUR 655.50 EUR 524.50 EUR 328.00 EUR 885.00 EUR 1,475.00 EUR 295.00
    4 out of 6 days EUR 213.00 EUR 170.50 EUR 106.50 EUR 288.00 EUR 480.00 EUR 96.00
    5 out of 10 days EUR 262.00 EUR 209.50 EUR 131.00 EUR 353.50 EUR 589.00 EUR 118.00

    * days in a row

    Summer tickets

    for the Zugspitze cable car, cogwheel train & Gletscherbahn cable car

    Tickets & rates for a trip to Germany’s highest mountain

    Zugspitze Ticket in summer

    for the Zugspitze Round Trip

    The Zugspitze Ticket includes one ascent and one descent. The ticket can also be used for the Zugspitze Round Trip: This Round Trip takes you to all the highlights of Germany’s highest mountain by cogwheel train, Gletscherbahn cable car and Zugspitze cable car. 

    Please note: The Gletscherbahn cable car can be used several times on the day of the visit. 

    Zugspitze Ticket
    Adults EUR 63.00
    Youth 16–18 years EUR 50.50
    Children 6–15 years EUR 32.00

    Zugspitze Ticket in summer: family rates

    for parents with children from 6 to 18 years

    The Zugspitze Ticket includes one ascent and one descent. The ticket can also be used for the Zugspitze Round Trip: This Round Trip takes you to all the highlights of Germany’s highest mountain on the cogwheel train, the Gletscherbahn cable car and the Zugspitze cable car. Family rates apply for children aged 6 to 18 accompanied by at least one parent.

    Please note: The Gletscherbahn cable car can be used several times on the day of your visit.

    Zugspitze Ticket
    1 Adult 1 Child EUR 75.00
    1 Adult 2 Children EUR 87.00
    1 Adult 3 Children EUR 99.00
    2 Adults 1 Child EUR 138.00
    2 Adults 2 Children EUR 150.00
    2 Adults 3 Children EUR 162.00

    Single ascent or descent 

    in summer

    The ascent or descent is possible either by cogwheel train or the Zugspitze cable car. The ticket includes a single trip with the Gletscherbahn cable car.

    Single ascent or descent
    Adults EUR 37.50
    Youth 16-18 years EUR 30.00
    Children 6-15 years EUR 19.00

    Single ascent or descent: family rates

    for parents with children from 6 to 18 years

    The ascent or descent is possible either with the cogwheel railway or the Zugspitze cable car. The ticket includes one single ride on the Gletscherbahn cable car. Family rates apply for children aged 6 to 18 accompanied by at least one parent.

    Single ascent or descent
    1 Adult 1 Child EUR 45.50
    1 Adult 2 Children EUR 53.50
    1 Adult 3 Children EUR 61.50
    2 Adults 1 Child EUR 83.00
    2 Adults 2 Children EUR 91.00
    2 Adults 3 Children EUR 99.00

    2 Peak Pass in summer

    Zugspitze & Garmisch-Classic

    The combination ticket includes a Zugspitze Ticket and a Garmisch-Classic Ticket. The day of purchase is the first day of validity. The second day can be chosen freely during the current summer season.

    2 Peak Pass
    Adults EUR 75.00
    Youth 16-18 years EUR 60.00
    Children 6-15 years EUR 37.50

    2 Peak Pass in summer: family rates

    for parents with children from 6 to 18 years

    The combination ticket includes a Zugspitze Ticket and a Garmisch-Classic Ticket. The day of purchase is the first day of validity. The second day can be chosen freely during the current summer season. Family rates apply for children aged 6 to 18 accompanied by at least one parent.

    2 Peak Pass
    1 Adult 1 Child EUR 93.00
    1 Adult 2 Children EUR 111.00
    1 Adult 3 Children EUR 129.00
    2 Adults 1 Child EUR 168.00
    2 Adults 2 Children EUR 186.00
    2 Adults 3 Children EUR 204.00

    Cogwheel train summer rates

    from Garmisch-Partenkirchen up to the Zugspitze plateau

    The cogwheel train not only takes guests up the Zugspitze but also operates on the valley route between Garmisch-Partenkirchen and Grainau on local public transport. Tickets for the cogwheel train can be purchased in the online shop or at the ticket counters on site. 

    ZugspitzCard and ClassicCard

    More days, more services

    Guests staying in the Garmisch-Partenkirchen region for several days can take advantage of numerous attractive offers free of charge or at reduced rates with the ZugspitzCard and ClassicCard.

    Important information

    Tickets & mountain railway travel

    Please note:

    • Children under 6 travel free when accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Children from 6 to 15 years pay the children’s rate, youths from 16 to 18 years pay the youth rate. Family tickets or the “child in the family” rate: valid for families (children aged 6 to 18 accompanied by at least one parent). ID required for reduced rates.
    • You are welcome to take your dog with you on our trains. The one-off charge for the ascent and descent is 6 euros.
    • No free transport for people with disabilities in accordance with § 228 SGB IX on the Grainau – Zugspitze cogwheel train line and with the cable cars, chairlifts and surface lifts of Bayerische Zugspitzbahn Bergbahn AG.
    • No transport of bicycles.
    • The tickets cannot be transferred.
    • We would like to point out that when a mountain railway ticket is used, personal data (especially on the readers) is processed for control purposes and to prevent misuse of the ticket. The data will be deleted in accordance with the legal requirements. For more information on the processing of your personal data, please visit https://zugspitze.de/privacy-policy and have a look at the relevant notices on site.