The Pfänderbahn cable car in Bregenz

Bregenz, Austria

The Pfänder – the mountain overlooking Lake Constance

With its unique 1,064 m view over Lake Constance, Austria, Germany, Switzerland and 240 alpine peaks, the Pfänder is the most famous viewpoint in the region. Whether you are explo- ring the Alpine Wildlife Park or simply enjoying the view from the restaurant terrace, a day spent on the Pfänder is unforgettable!

Alpine Wildlife Park:

Observe our magnificent native animals including deer, alpine ibex, moufflons and marmots on a 30-minute walk.

Hiking:

There is a clearly-marked trail network on the Pfänder, perfect for a leisurely stroll or more demanding hikers:

1 hour:
hike through the valley

3.5 hours:
The high trail to Scheidegg

3 - 5 hours:
The cheese trail

5 hours:
A mountain route taking in three peaks just above one thousand meters Pfänder, Hochberg, Hirschberg

More around Pfänder cable car

Museum:
The Pfänder cable car Museum tells the story of the Pfänderbahn from its original inception to the present. 

Terrace:
Visitors enjoy great views over Lake Constance from the panoramic terrace. 

Restaurant:
The Berghaus (open from may to september) Pfänder Restaurant treats guests with hearty lunch menus, good snacks and homemade cakes.

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Opening hours

All year
daily, 8 am–7 pm

Closed from 2nd–26th November 2021

Recommended time
120 Minutes
Price
Additional information

Experience the Pfänderbahn barrier-free
Visitors with limited mobility can use the Pfänderbahn without restrictions. Barrier-free access and entrances and exits at the same level make it easy to get on and off the train. Disabled parking spaces are available free of charge at the valley station of the mountain railway.

Contact address

Pfänderbahn Bregenz
Steinbruchgasse 4
6900 Bregenz
Austria

Tel.: +43 5574 421600
office@pfaenderbahn.at
www.pfaenderbahn.at
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