Timetable

Timetable valid from 12/11/2016 – 12/9/2017

GONDOLA AND AERIAL CABLEWAY

Kriens–Fräkmüntegg–Pilatus Kulm–Fräkmüntegg–Kriens
Important: The facility is not in operation from 23 October – 10 November 2017 due to inspection. 

Ascent 12/11/2016 – 3/25/2017 3/26/2017 – 10/22/2017 11/11/2017 – 12/9/2017
Kriens–Fräkmüntegg 8:30 AM – 4:00PM 8:30AM – 5:00PM 8:30 AM – 4:00PM
Fräkmüntegg–Pilatus 9:00AM – 4:30PM 9:00AM – 5:30PM 9:00AM – 4:30PM
descent 12/11/2016 – 3/25/2017 3/26/2017 – 10/22/2017 11/11/2017 – 12/9/2017
Pilatus–Fräkmüntegg 9:00AM – 4:30PM 9:00AM – 5:30PM 9:00AM – 4:30PM
Fräkmüntegg–Kriens 9:00AM – 4:45PM 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 19 November 2017.

Ascent
 
Lucerne7:42AM8:12AM9:12AM9:42AM10:12AM11:12AM11:42AM12:12PM1:12PM1:42PM2:42PM3:12PM3:42PM4:42PM5:12PM
Alpnachstad7:59AM8:29AM9:29AM9:59AM10:29AM11:29AM11:59AM12:29PM13:29PM13:59PM14:59PM15:29PM15:59PM16:59PM17:29PM
 
Lucerne8:38 AM F9:14 AM E9:38 AM C10:38 AM C11:50 AM D12:38 PM C1:38 PM C1:38 PM E2:38 PM C
Alpnachstad9:25 AM F10:01 AM E10:46 AM C12:10 PM C12:50 PM D1:35 PM C2:55 PM C2:50 PM E4:21 PM C
 
Alpnachstad8:10AM A8:50AM9:35AM10:15AM10:55AM11:35AM12:20AM1:00PM1:45PM2:25PM3:05PM3:50PM4:30PM A5:10PM A5:50PM B
Ämsigen*8:22 AM A9:02 AM9:47 AM10:27 AM11:07 AM11:47 AM12:32 PM1:12 PM1:57 PM2:37 PM3:17 PM4:02 PM4:42 PM A5:22 PM A6:02 PMB
Pilatus8:40 AM A9:20 AM10:05 AM10:45 AM11:25 AM12:05 PM12:50 PM1:30 PM2:15 PM2:55 PM3:35 PM4:20 PM5:00 PM A5:40 PM A6:20 PMB
descent
 
Pilatus8:45 AM A9:30 AM10:10 AM10:50 AM11:30 AM12:15 PM12:55 PM1:40 PM2:20 PM3:00 PM3:45 PM4:25 PM5:05 PM A5:45 PM A6:45 PM B
Ämsigen*9:02 AM A9:47 AM10:27 AM11:07 AM11:47 AM12:32 PM1:12 PM1:57 PM2:37 PM3:17 PM4:02 PM4:42 PM5:22 PM A6:02 PM A7:02 PM B
Alpnachstad9:25 AM A10:10 AM10:50 AM11:30 AM12:10 PM12:55 PM1:35 PM2:20 PM3:00 PM3:40 PM4:25 PM5:05 PM5:45 PM A6:25 PM A7:25 PM B
 
Alpnachstad9:30 AM F10:05 AM E11:00 AM C12:17 PM C1:05 PM D1:45 PM C3:05 PM E3:10 PM C4:37 PM C5:57 G
Lucerne10:28 AM F10:52 AM E12:18 PM C1:28 PM C1:58 PM D3:16 PM C4:03 PM E4:28 PM C5:45 PM C6:44 PM G
 
Alpnachstad9:59 AM10:29 AM10:59 AM11:59 AM12:29 PM1:29 PM1:59 PM2:29 PM3:29 PM3:59 PM4:29 PM5:29 PM5:59 PM6:29 PM7:29 PM
Lucerne10:17 AM10:47 AM11:17 AM12:17 PM12:47 PM1:47 PM2:17 PM2:47 PM3:47 PM4:17 PM4:47 PM5:47 PM6:17 PM6:47 PM7:47 PM

Daily from beginning of season to 28 October
Daily 18 June – 20 August
C Daily 6 May – 22 October
Daily from 25 May – 22 October 7 / 14 / 21 May
Daily from 23 October – 19 November
F Daily from 25 May – 10 September 7 / 14 / 21 May 17 / 24 September 1 / 8 / 15 / 22 October
G Daily 25 May – 10 September

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

Registration is mandatory 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.