Opening hours / timetable

Zahnradbahn

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
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
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
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
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
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

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

Cable cars Zugspitze

Cable car Zugspitze
Lake Eibsee to Zugspitze summit

Opening hours:  8:30 am - 4:45 pm
it runs at least half-hourly - further rides on demand - last ascent 30 min. before the closing time // journey time 10 min.

Glacier cable car
Zugspitze glacier to Zugspitze summit
runs during the opening hours of the Zahnradbahn an Zugspitze cable car
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
 
Opening hours:  Oct. - Feb. 8:30 am - 4:30 pm /  March - June 8:30 am - 5:00 pm /
July - Sept. 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
it runs half-hourly – journey time 9 min. - further rides on demand - last ascent 30 min. before the closing time
Hochalmbahn
between Hochalm and Osterfelderkopf
it runs half-hourly during the opening hours of the Alpspitzbahn
journey time 4 min. – further rides on demand
Kreuzeckbahn
Cable car to Kreuzeck
Opening hours:  Nov. - Feb. 8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. / March - June 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. / July-Sept. 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. / Oct. 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
it runs half-hourly -  journey time 7 min. -  further rides on demand 
Hausbergbahn
Cable car to Hausberg
Opening hours:  from the beginning of the ski season  - Feb. 8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. - from March to the end of the ski season 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. – journey time 8 min.
Wankbahn
Cable car to Mount Wank
Opening hours: Mar. - Oct. 8:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. / Nov. 8:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. / Dec. - Feb. 10:00 a.m. 5:30 p.m.
it runs half-hourly – journey time 18 min. – further rides on demand  – last ascent 30 min. before the closing time

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

Zugspitze

Cable car Zugspitze 
 

22 October – 26 October 2018

During maintenance work the Zugspitze is avaiable via cogwheel train and Gletscherbahn cable car.

Cogwheel train
 

05 November – 09 November 2018

During maintenance work the Zugspitze is avaiable via cable car Zugspitze and Gletscherbahn cable car.The cogwheel train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Eibsee runs regularly.

 

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.