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Cable Cars Wurzeralm

Spital am Pyhrn, Oberösterreich, Österreich

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Europe’s fastest cable car rapidly takes you up to 1.400 m above sea level. There, the CircularHikingTrail "2 millionen years in 2 hours" leads you around the largest high alpine moor of the Eastern Limestone Alps. 

Walk along the theme path and enjoy the multitude of local flora on the way to the idyllic Brunnensteiner Lake. The Frauenkarbahn chair lift takes you to the high alpine circular hiking trail through fascinating alpine flora, situated at about 1.800 m above sea level.  The Wurzeralm is starting point for easy and demanding mountain tours.

The 4.5-kilometer singletrack, which leads from the Wurzeralm mountain station through medium-difficult terrain to the base station of the funicular railway, makes the heart beat faster.

June 15 to October 06, 2019 – nonstop operation

Additionally: May 30th - June 2nd, June 8th - June 10th, October 8th - October 10th, 12th / 13th October 2019
On clear days: October 19/20, October 26/27, 2019

Timetable cable car: 08h30 to 12h20 and 13h00 to 16h30 to Sept.: Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays until 17h00/in October to 16h30

Timetable chair lift Frauenkar: June 15 to September 29 – Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays on clear days from 09h05 to 12h00 and 13h00 to 16h00, on Wednesdays to 15h30

Accessibility / arrival

by car:
from Windischgarsten along the B138 towards Liezen (Styria) before you reach the Pyhrn Pass, on the right hand side, or along the A9 Pyhrn-Highway to Exit Spital am Pyhrn, continue along B138 as above.

by public transport:
by ÖBB-Postbus (Route 911) to bus stop Wurzeralmseilbahn Talstation (Wurzeralm Cable Car Bottom Station).

  • Parking space: 1000
  • Bus parking space: 100
Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
  • Hiking
  • Toilet facility
  • Playground (outdoors)
  • Restaurant / pub
General price information

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Discounts (Memberships)
  • Pyhrn-Priel-Card
    free return trips as often as you like
  • Phyrn-Priel seasonal pass
    free return trips as often as you like
  • Holiday coupon Pyhrn-Priel
  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for pushchairs
  • Pets allowed
  • Suitable for single travelers
  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for children
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn

Suitable for wheelchairs: Not all of the legally stipulated ÖNORM are complied with. In principle, this object is suitable for wheelchairs and no assistance is necessary.

  • ramp accessible
other information
  • Escort required
Berghotel Sonnalm

Berghotel Sonnalm

Wurzeralm 15, 4582 Spital am Pyhrn

+43 699 17106019

Mountain Restaurant Wurzeralm

Mountain Restaurant Wurzeralm

Bergrestaurant Wurzeralm, 4582 Spital am Pyhrn

+43 7564 5275-705

ÖAV-Berggasthaus Linzerhaus

ÖAV-Berggasthaus Linzerhaus

Wurzeralm 9, 4582 Spital am Pyhrn

+43 664 9172965


Cable Cars Wurzeralm
Pyhrn 33
4582 Spital am Pyhrn

+43 7564 5275
+43 7564 5500
+43 7564 5275 - 130

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