CABLE CARS & RATES
Information about Samnaun cable cars
For all important facts about the winter season 2020/21, click on the image to the right or download the PDF-File above.
FACTS AND FIGURES ABOUT THE SKI AREA
45 cable cars and lifts transport slope sports people into winter joys. The total lenght of all lifts is 59151 meters – one way. Because all lifts ride up and down, it is about twice as much. And all facilities together overcome a height difference of 15 kilometers and 822 meters.
Double-decker cableway Samnaun was the first cableway in the world, which began two-storey cabins. The cabins each hold 180 people, including 114 people at the bottom and 65 people, and the cabin attendants, on the upper floor. A fully loaded cabin weighs 27 tons.
The double-decker cableway is the fastest cable car in the ski area Samnaun/Ischgl, it runs up to 10 meters per second, which equals 36 km/h.
QUICK TO THE VERY TOP
The cable car takes you from the valley (1778 masl) in Samnaun-Ravaisch on three supports to the mountain station (2500 m above sea level) on the Alp Trida Sattel, where the entrance to the ski area is. The cableway has a sloping length of 2259 meters and overcomes a height difference of 722 meters. The aerial tramway has two track ropes with a diameter of 64 millimeters and a rope with 45 mm diameter.
BUILT IN ONLY 5 MONTHS
The cable car was built in 1995 in just five months and taken in the same year in operation.
Bergbahnen Samnaun AG