May to November Driver’s cab ride

The steepest cogwheel railway in the world parts from the impressive mountain landscape of Alpnach to the Pilatus – with you in the driver's cab – for a very special excursion, and not just for railway fans.

Train journey in driver’s cab from Alpnach onto the Pilatus

Take a seat in the driver’s cab while the conductor shares interesting details on the history of the cogwheel railway and on the entire area. A one-off experience that makes a great gift. 

Included in offer “Driver’s cab ride”

  • Ascent and descent from and to Alpnachstad
  • Ride in the driver’s cab
  • Personal mentoring and “training” from the conductor
  • Certificate award
  • Anniversary book “The Pilatus railway experience”
  • Pilatus cap

Valid from the opening of cogwheel railway in spring until 19 November 2017. Reservation required at least one day prior by phone: 041 329 11 11. The Driver’s cab ride is only available during the ascent and there is only one ride per ascent. In German or English.

Offer flyer


CHF 170.00 for adults

CHF 134.00 for children and adults with half-fare card/GA

CHF 98.00 driver’s cab ride for persons with Pilatus ticket only

All prices incl. VAT and taxes, subject to changes. 

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