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Common questions

How much does it cost to go to Schilthorn?

How much does it cost to go to Schilthorn?

Price Single tickets Schilthorn

Individual travellers Stechelberg – Schilthorn return Mürren – Schilthorn return
Adults 108.00 85.60
Swiss Half Fare Card 54.00 42.80
GA travelcard** / Swiss Travel Pass / Regional-Pass 42.80 42.80
Eurail Pass 81.00 64.20

Is Schilthorn worth visiting?

The main reasons to visit Schilthorn are to ride the series of thrilling cable cars, take in 360° views of the Alps, dine at Piz Gloria, and walk the Birg Thrill Walk. This is much cheaper and quicker to visit, so if you want high alpine views without spending a small fortune, choose Schilthorn.

How do I get to Piz Gloria from Interlaken?

There is 1 way to get from Interlaken to Piz Gloria by night bus, bus or cable car

  1. Take the night bus from Interlaken, Zentralplatz to Lauterbrunnen, Bahnhof M41.
  2. Take the line 141 bus from Lauterbrunnen, Bahnhof to Stechelberg, Schilthornbahn 141.
  3. Take the gondola from Mürren to Birg Pb.

How long does it take to visit Schilthorn?


Altitude: 2,970 metres above sea level
Timetable: Operates all year round, departures from Stechelberg every 30 minutes
Journey time: 32 minutes from Stechelberg
Attractions: Bond World, 007 Walk of Fame, Skyline Walk and Thrill Walk

Is Schilthorn open in May?

Schilthorn is open year round so no matter what season you happen to be around the area, you will be able to head up top to enjoy the view.

How do I get to Birg Switzerland?

From Stechelberg, you will ride 4 cable cars to get to Schilthorn. Take the cable car to Gimmelwald (5 minutes), transfer to the cable car to Mürren, transfer to the cable car to Birg, and finally, take the cable car to Schilthorn.

How do I get to thrill walk Birg?

Option 1 – via Grutschalp

  1. Step 1: Interlaken Ost Station to Lauterbrunnen (Train / 30 minutes)
  2. Step 2: Lauterbrunnen to Grutschalp (Cable Car / 5 minutes)
  3. Step 3: Grutschalp to Murren (Mountain Railway / 15 minutes)
  4. Step 4: Murren to Birg (Cable Car / 15 minutes)

Is Schilthorn open in December?

The Schilthorn is open year round except for the period 15 November to 10 December, 2021 when scheduled maintenance will take place on the cableway.

How do I get to Piz Gloria?

Interlaken is easily reached by rail, either via Basel – Bern – Spiez or via Lucerne over the Brünig Pass. Change trains at Interlaken Ost for Lauterbrunnen, where a postbus takes you to the valley station of the Schilthorn aerial cableway in Stechelberg. The aerial cableway to Mürren departs every 30 minutes.

How do you get to Grindelwald first?

The easiest way to get to First Cliff Walk is by taking a 25-minutes gondola ride from Grindelwald to First. From there, it’s just a short walk of 5 minutes to the Cliff Walk. You cannot drive up to First by car or by bus and hiking here from Grindelwald would take you several hours.

How high is the birg thrill walk?

8,783 feet
Birg Elevation: 8,783 feet / 2,677 meters – while Birg is located at 8,783 feet, Schilthorn (the larger mountain that Birg is part of) sits at a peak of 9,744 feet / 2,970 meters. How Long is the Birg Thrill Walk: the Thrill Walk itself is only 650 feet / 200 meters long.

How long does the thrill walk take?

about 10 – 20 mins
The thrill walk is free and takes about 10 – 20 mins.