Schedule & Hours of operation
|Cable car Zugspitze
Lake Eibsee to Zugspitze summit
Hours of operation: Sept. - June: 08:30 - 16:45 | July - August: 08:00 - 17:45
|Glacier cable car
Zugspitze glacier to Zugspitze summit
|Hours of operation: Sept. - June: 08:45 - 16:25 | July - August: 08:15 - 17:25
Runs at least every 10 min. | Further rides on demand | Journey time 4 min.
Weather-related changes at this timetable can occur.
Please check the maintenance periods of the cable cars.
|Bayerische Zugspitzbahn cogwheel train: Garmisch - Grainau - Eibsee - Zugspitzplatt|
|Bayerische Zugspitzbahn cogwheel train: Zugspitzplatt - Eibsee - Grainau - Garmisch|
x = trains stop on request only | o = arrival | a = running only in the winter season (at weekends, on holidays, on Bavarian school holidays and on demand) | b = Connection to Zugspitze via Cable car Zugspitze | c = operates only from 1 July to 31 August
Due to regular maintenance work the cogwheel train and cable cars of Bayerische Zugspitzbahn are closed on a couple of days in spring and autumn. Mentioned is the first and last day of the maintenance period. Any changes due to weather conditions or to technical requests will be previously announced on our weather-site.
Winter season 2019/2020
First day of winter season: 15 November 2019
Last day of winter season: 3 May 2020
Maintenance spring 2020
|Cable car Zugspitze||
04 May 2020 - 08 May 2020
You can reach the Zugspitze during this time with the Cogwheel train and the Glacier cable car
|Glacier cable car Zugspitze||
18 May 2020 - 20 May 2020
You can reach the Zugspitze summit during this time with the Cable car Zugspitze and the Zugspitze glacier with the gogwheel train.
From station Eibsee and station Zugspitzplatt
25 May 2020 - 29 May 2020
You can reach the Zugspitze during this time with the Cable car Zugspitze and the Glacier cable car