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Precaution Corona Virus

Dear guests and friends of the Fürenalp

On 13.03.2020 the Federal Council decided on drastic measures in connection with the coronavirus. Among other things, all ski resorts must close their operations in Switzerland. All cable car must close the touristic / leisure transportation, until the end of April. It is therefore with a heavy heart that we have to inform you that Fürenalp cable car and restaurant are closed.

In this extraordinary situation, the health of our guests, employees and the local population as absolute priority. We appreciate your understanding in this difficult situation.

We would like to thank all guests we have had the pleasure of welcoming during this winter season. Let‘s keep the good memories and stay healthy.

We look forward to open the Summer season regulary on 21st May 2020 and be able to welcome you back in the best of health.
Yours sincerely,
The Fürenalp team

Opening hours – We are there for you in Summer and Winter

Mayfrom 09.00 - 17.00 o'clock
Junefrom 08.30 - 17.30 o'clock
July/ August/ Septemberfrom 08.00 - 18.00 o'clock
Octoberfrom 08.30 - 17.30 o'clock
December/ January/ February/ March/ Aprilfrom 09.00 - 17.00 o'clock
FREQUENCYmin. 4 persons or every 15 minutes
EVENING TRIPSWe offer evening dinner for groups of 15 people and more.

Company holidays 2020

Spring04.05.2020 - 20.05.2020
Autumn02.11.2020 - 18.12.2020

Limited times for bike transport

TThe cable car has a limited capacity. Therefore the times for transporting bikes are restricted. We ask you for your understanding and cooperation.


Summer season (May – October)
Bike transport until 09:30 am and after 4:00 pm again
No bike transport between 09:30 and 04:00 pm

On request we may also transport bikes during the day, for example if there is no queue, etc.
The cost to transport a bike is CHF 5.--

Up-to-date information

Cable car station : +41 41 637 20 94
Weather forecast: +41 41 637 01 01

PDF Sommer und Winter Prospekt