Opening hours / timetable

Fahrpläne der Zahnradbahn sowie Seilbahnen auf die Zugspitze

Cogwheel train

Timetable

 
Bayerische Zugspitzbahn Zahnradbahn : Garmisch - Grainau - Eibsee - Zugspitzplatt
Garmisch   a07:39 08:15 09:15 10:15 11:15 12:15 13:15 14:15 15:15 16:15 17:15 18:15
Hausberg x a07:41 08:17 09:17 10:17 11:17 12:17 13:17 14:17 15:17 16:17 17:17 18:17
Kreuzeck-/ Alpspitzbahn x a07:49 08:24 09:24 10:24 11:24 12:24 13:24 14:24 15:24 16:24 17:24 18:24
Hammersbach x a07:53 08:27 09:27 10:27 11:27 12:27 13:27 14:27 15:27 16:27 17:27 18:27
Grainau   a08:00 08:30 09:30 10:30 11:30 12:30 13:30 14:30 15:30 16:30 17:30 18:30
Eibsee   o/b08:15 08:45 09:45 10:45 11:45 12:45 13:45 14:45  o/b15:45      
Riffelriß x   09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00        
Zugspitzplatt o   09:28 10:28 11:28 12:28 13:28 14:28 15:28        
 
Bayerische Zugspitzbahn Zahnradbahn : Zugspitzplatt - Eibsee - Grainau - Garmisch
Zugspitzplatt           09:30 10:30 11:30 12:30 13:30 14:30 15:30 16:30
Riffelriß x         09:50 10:50 11:50 12:50 13:50 14:50 15:50 16:50
Eibsee           10:15 11:15 12:15 13:15 14:15 15:15 16:15 17:15 c18:15
Grainau   07:15 a07:58 08:30 09:30 10:30 11:30 12:30 13:30 14:30 15:30 16:30 17:30 c18:30
Hammersbach x 07:17 a08:00 08:33 09:33 10:33 11:33 12:33 13:33 14:33 15:33 16:33 17:33 c18:33
Kreuzeck-/ Alpspitzbahn x 07:20 a08:03 08:37 09:37 10:37 11:37 12:37 13:37 14:37 15:37 16:37 17:37 c18:37
Hausberg x 07:27 a08:10 08:46 09:46 10:46 11:46 12:46 13:46 14:46 15:46 16:46 17:46 c18:46
Garmisch o 07:30 a08:13 08:50 09:50 10:50 11:50 12:50 13:50 14:50 15:50 16:50 17:50 c18:50

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

Cable cars Zugspitze

Cable car Zugspitze
Lake Eibsee to Zugspitze summit

Cable Car Zugspitze out of order

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 30 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.

Cable cars Garmisch-Classic

Alpspitzbahn
Cable car to Osterfelderkopf
 
Hours of operation: March - June: 08:30 - 17:00 | July - Sept.: 08:00 - 17:30
Oct. - Feb.: 08:30 - 16:30 | Last ascent 30 min. prior to end of service.
Runs at least every 30 min. | Further rides on demand | Journey time 9 min.
Hochalmbahn
between Hochalm and Osterfelderkopf
Runs at least every 30 min. during Alpspitzbahn cable car operating times.
Further rides on demand | Journey time 4 min.
Kreuzeckbahn
Cable car to Kreuzeck
Hours of operation: March - June: 08:30 - 16:30 | July - Sept.: 08:30 - 17:30
Oct.: 08:30 - 17:00 | Nov. - Feb.: 08:30 - 16:15
Runs at least every 30 min. | Further rides on demand | Journey time 7 min. 
Hausbergbahn
Cable car to Hausberg
Hours of operation: Dez - Feb. 08:30 - 16:15 | March - Apr. 08:30 - 16:30
Journey time 8 min. 
Wankbahn
Cable car to Mount Wank
Hours of operation: March - Oct.: 08:45 - 17:00 | Nov.: 08:45 - 16:30
Runs at least every 30 min. | Last ascent 30 min. prior to end of service
Journey time 18 min

Weather-related changes at this timetable can occur.

Please check the maintenance periods of the cable cars.

Maintenance work

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:

 

Spring 2018

 

 

Garmisch-Classic

 

Alpspitzbahn/Hochalmbahn cable car 09 April – 08 June 2018 
Kreuzeckbahn cable car 09 April – 18 May 2018 
Hausbergbahn cable car From 09 April 2018 closed during the summer season

 

Autumn 2018

 

Garmisch-Classic

Alpspitzbahn/Hochalmbahn cable car 05 November – start of winter season 
Kreuzeckbahn cable car 05 November – start of winter season
Hausbergbahn cable car Closed during the summer season. Hausbergbahn cable car will go into operation with the start of winter season

Mount Wank

Wankbahn cable car 05 November – 24 December 2018

 

Winter season 2018/2019

Zugspitze

First day of winter season: 16 November 2018

Last day of winter season: 1 Mai 2019

Garmisch-Classic

Start of winter season depends on snow and weather conditions. Earliest start from 07 December 2018

Last day of winter season: 31 März 2019

Winter opening hours Wankbahn

25 December 2018 – 06 January 2019

02 March 2019 – 10 March 2019

Summer season from 19 April 2019


Any changes due to weather conditions or to technical requests will be previously announced on our weather-site.