Timetable

Timetable valid from 10th december 2017 – 8th december 2018

GONDOLA AND AERIAL CABLEWAY

Kriens–Fräkmüntegg–Pilatus Kulm–Fräkmüntegg–Kriens
Important: The facility is not in operation from 22 October – 9 November 2018 due to inspection. 

Ascent 25.03.2018  – 21.10.2018 10.11.2018  – 08.12.2018
Kriens–Fräkmüntegg 8:30 AM – 5:00PM 8:30AM – 4:00PM
Fräkmüntegg–Pilatus 9:00AM – 5:30PM 9:00AM – 4:30PM
descent 25.03.2018 – 21.10.2018 10.11.2018  – 08.12.2018
Pilatus–Fräkmüntegg 9:00AM – 5:30PM 9:00AM – 4:30PM
Fräkmüntegg–Kriens 9:00AM – 5:45PM 9:00AM – 4:45PM

STEEPEST COGWHEEL RAILWAY IN THE WORLD

Alpnachstad–Pilatus Kulm–Alpnachstad
Important: The cogwheel railway operates from approx. beginning/mid-May to 18 November 2018.

Ascent
Lucerne 7:42AM 8:12AM 9:12AM 9:42AM 10:12AM 11:12AM 11:42AM 12:12PM 1:12PM 1:42PM 2:42PM 3:12PM 3:42PM 4:42PM 5:12PM
Alpnachstad 7:59AM 8:29AM 9:29AM 9:59AM 10:29AM 11:29AM 11:59AM 12:29PM 13:29PM 13:59PM 14:59PM 15:29PM 15:59PM 16:59PM 17:29PM
 
Lucerne 8:38 AM F 9:14 AM E 9:38 AM C 10:38 AM C 11:50 AM D 12:38 PM C 1:38 PM C 1:38 PM E 2:38 PM C
Alpnachstad 9:25 AM F 10:01 AM E 10:46 AM C 12:10 PM C 12:50 PM D 1:35 PM C 2:55 PM C 2:50 PM E 4:21 PM C
Alpnachstad 8:10AM A 8:50AM 9:35AM 10:15AM 10:55AM 11:35AM 12:20AM 1:00PM 1:45PM 2:25PM 3:05PM 3:50PM 4:30PM A 5:10PM A 5:50PM B
Ämsigen* 8:22 AM A 9:02 AM 9:47 AM 10:27 AM 11:07 AM 11:47 AM 12:32 PM 1:12 PM 1:57 PM 2:37 PM 3:17 PM 4:02 PM 4:42 PM A 5:22 PM A 6:02 PMB
Pilatus 8:40 AM A 9:20 AM 10:05 AM 10:45 AM 11:25 AM 12:05 PM 12:50 PM 1:30 PM 2:15 PM 2:55 PM 3:35 PM 4:20 PM 5:00 PM A 5:40 PM A 6:20 PMB
descent
Pilatus 8:45 AM A 9:30 AM 10:10 AM 10:50 AM 11:30 AM 12:15 PM 12:55 PM 1:40 PM 2:20 PM 3:00 PM 3:45 PM 4:25 PM 5:05 PM A 5:45 PM A 6:45 PM B
Ämsigen* 9:02 AM A 9:47 AM 10:27 AM 11:07 AM 11:47 AM 12:32 PM 1:12 PM 1:57 PM 2:37 PM 3:17 PM 4:02 PM 4:42 PM 5:22 PM A 6:02 PM A 7:02 PM B
Alpnachstad 9:25 AM A 10:10 AM 10:50 AM 11:30 AM 12:10 PM 12:55 PM 1:35 PM 2:20 PM 3:00 PM 3:40 PM 4:25 PM 5:05 PM 5:45 PM A 6:25 PM A 7:25 PM B
Alpnachstad 9:30 AM F 10:05 AM E 11:00 AM C 12:22 PM C 1:05 PM D 1:45 PM C 3:10 PM C 3:05 PM E 4:37 PM C 5:57 G
Lucerne 10:23 AM F 10:52 AM E 12:45 PM C 1:28 PM C 1:58 PM D 3:03 PM C 4:28 PM C 4:03 PM E 5:45 PM C 6:47 PM G
Alpnachstad 9:59 AM 10:29 AM 10:59 AM 11:59 AM 12:29 PM 1:29 PM 1:59 PM 2:29 PM 3:29 PM 3:59 PM 4:29 PM 5:29 PM 5:59 PM 6:29 PM 7:29 PM
Lucerne 10:17 AM 10:47 AM 11:17 AM 12:17 PM 12:47 PM 1:47 PM 2:17 PM 2:47 PM 3:47 PM 4:17 PM 4:47 PM 5:47 PM 6:17 PM 6:47 PM 7:47 PM

Daily from beginning of season to 27 October
Daily 17 June – 19 August
C Daily 5 May – 21 October
Daily from 26 May – 21 October; 6 / 13 / 20 May
Daily from 22 October – 18 November
F Daily from 26 May – 9 September
G Daily from 26 May – 9 September | saturdays, sundays and holidays from 10. September – 21. October

*  Ämsigen stop: Exit upon request. Boarding is only permitted if there is sufficient space in the rail cars. Please follow the conductor’s instructions.

Bookings absolutely essential 24h in advance for groups, schools and persons in wheelchairs. 
Strollers must be folded during transport.
Extra trips are possible during off-peak times from and to Alpnachstad for a surcharge.
Booking must take place at least 10 days in advance.