From Kriens it is about 40 minutes to Pilatus Kulm. Take the Panorama Gondolas from Kriens to Fräkmüntegg. There, take the “Dragon Ride” and glide up to the summit.
From Alpnachstad the steepest cogwheel railway in the world will take you to the Pilatus Kulm in 30 minutes.
The distance between the landing stage and the cogwheel railway station is very short. A railway pass brings you directly to the valley station.
The restaurants and various hotel rooms on the Pilatus Kulm are wheelchair accessible. As is the Panorama gallery. We are glad to help you prepare your trip. Please contact us at 041 329 11 11 for a reservation.
Tickets cannot be bought online. They are available at the valley stations in Kriens/Alpnachstad and at our shop in Lucerne. Tickets remain valid for five days so that you can comfortably plan your trip.
Pilatus Kulm is versatile. There are two restaurants, the restaurant Pilatus-Kulm with a wonderful panoramic terrace and the self-service restaurant Bellevue. In the Dragon Shop you will find great souvenirs and items adorned with the Pilatus dragon. The glazed Panorama gallery offers magnificent views. Moreover, the Pilatus Kulm boasts many beautiful lookout points.