Please note that, from 30 September until 3 November 2019 (end of season 2019), the SchafbergBahn cog railway only runs as far as the Schafbergalm (1364 m). Due to construction work, rides all the way up to the Schafbergspitze are notpossible!
Information for rides to the Schafbergalm!
At the Schafbergalm, you will find an info hut (ticket desk), a refreshment hut (for beverages and small snacks) and portable WCs.
Hikes around the Schafbergalm are possible without a problem for everyone.
Hikes to the top of the Schafbergspitze are possible – approximately 1 hour in each direction.
If you decide to hike to the Schafbergspitze, please note the following:
Please only use the marked hiking path!
Hiking away from the path is strictly prohibited!
Falling rocks represent a significant danger away from the path!
There are currently no toilets or refreshment businesses at the Schafbergspitze!
Hiking on or along the tracks of the Schafbergbahn is strictly prohibited!
From 22 November until 22 December 2019, die WolfgangseeSchifffahrt ferries bring you to the three Advent villages St. Gilgen, Strobl and St. Wolfgang. From 25 December 2019 until 01 January 2020, the ferries also cruise on Lake Wolfgangsee. The detailed timetables can be found here.
Advent Rides on the SchafbergBahn cog railway
From 22 November until 22 December 2019 (from Thursday to Sunday), you can enjoy the wintry Salzakmmergut by taking a ride on the SchafbergBahn cog railway. The cog railway chugs through the winter forest up to the second siding at 1,015 m above sea level. The detailed timetable can be found here.
App for the Wolfgangsee Ferries, SchafbergBahn, FestungsBahn Funicular and Mönchsberg Lift.
With our new Salzburg-Bahnen App, you will be able to immerse yourself even more deeply in the fascinating world of trains and ships operated by Salzburg AG! The SchafbergBahn and Wolfgangsee Ferries in the Salzkammergut region as well as the Mönchsberg Lift and FestungsBahn Funicular in the city of Salzburg will carry you to the most awe-inspiring lookout points and promise unforgettable experiences. Thanks to this app, you always have a great overview: ahead of time and once you are here.
Integrated audio guide for the SchafbergBahn and Wolfgangsee Ferries
Current departure times for the SchafbergBahn and Wolfgangsee Ferries