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New: the app for the SchafbergBahn & WolfgangseeSchifffahrt

With the Schafberg app, you can optimally plan your visit in advance, and on-site, it is the perfect travel companion. With numerous features, you can immerse yourself in the fascinating world of the SchafbergBahn & WolfgangseeSchifffahrt.


  • Interactive overview map with location function
  • Integrated audio guide in 4 languages (german, english, mandarin and korean) and children’s version (only in german available)
  • Live images with 360° panorama of the summit and the lake
  • Snapshot function for fun selfies
  • Always up-to-date with train & ferry departure times, mountain & valley weather
  • Comprehensive info, FAQs, news, events and much more!

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Events in 2018

This year, yet again, the  SchafbergBahn & WolfgangseeSchifffahrt will offer a wealth of special events sure to appeal to big and small! Whether Beer & Dine on Wolfgangsee, the fun-filled Pirate Ship for kids, or a romantic Moonlight Ride up the Schafberg: There’s something certain to appeal to all tastes!

Information about upcoming events, dates and reservations!  

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Season Opening for the SchafbergBahn & WolfgangseeSchifffahrt

The ships are in service daily, the SchafbergBahn starts on 10 May. New this season: the Fine & Dine evening events on Wolfgangsee, including a three-hour cruise, beer or whisky tasting, a delicious 5-course menu and live entertainment.

Please note, that the inn "Gasthof Schafbergalpe" (Schafbergalm halt) is closed until further notice!

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Spring & Easter Ferry Service

Our ships will operate in the springtime on Saturdays and Sundays from 7 April until 22 April 2018. Over Easter (29 March to 2 April 2018), our ships will be running daily. The route is from St. Gilgen via St. Wolfgang to Strobl and return. As of the start of our high season on 28 April 2018, WolfgangseeSchifffahrt will operate every day, while the SchafbergBahn cog railway will likewise chug up the Schafberg starting on 10 May 2018 daily.

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SchafbergBahn and WolfgangseeSchifffahrt not in service

The SchafbergBahn and WolfgangseeSchifffahrt are not in service. The WolfgangseeSchifffahrt starts on 29 March, the SchafbergBahn starts on 10 May 2018.


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Wedding, Birthday or Conference?

SchafbergBahn, WolfgangseeSchifffahrt and Hotel Schafbergspitze give seminars, conferences, meetings, corporate anniversaries, office outings, weddings and birthday parties a very special touch. For many years, our experienced team has planned, organized and coordinated complete events, and is even happy to take care of catering, if desired. Wedding and more

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