© Panoramic view of the Dachstein Salzkammergut (photo: Sven Posch / www.viewnect.com)
Panoramic view of the Holiday Region Dachstein Salzkammergut (photo: Sven Posch / www.viewnect.com)

Holiday Region
Dachstein Salzkammergut


Hallstatt Salt Mine Cablecar

Hallstatt, Oberösterreich, Österreich
  • pets allowed
  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for pushchairs
  • Suitable for kids (all ages)

Discover 7000 years of cultural history in the Salzkammergut

The first stage of the time travel

back to the 1st millennium BC takes only a few minutes. The Salzberg cable car takes you comfortably up to the Hallstatt high valley. The panoramic lift and bridge continue to the restaurant and viewing platform. The free-floating skywalk is 360 meters above the UNESCO World Heritage town of Hallstatt and offers the unique world heritage view of the historic town center, the lake and the Dachstein Salzkammergut region. Alternatively, an old miner's path leads up the 300 meters in altitude. Walking time approx. one hour. Good condition required!

Experience a 360° panorama tour over Lake Hallstatt…

Current opening hours:
23.3.2024 - 26.10.2024: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.*
27.10.2024 - 6.1.2025**: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.*
*last descent 
**24.12 and 31.12 closed


511 m

Accessibility / arrival

by car
from Salzburg:

Exit Thalgau via federal road B158 towards Bad Ischl, in Bad Ischl drive onto Salzkammergut Street B145 towards Bad Goisern, in Bad Goisern turn right onto B166, at the Gosaumühle junction turn left towards Hallstatt
from Linz:
Exit Regau via federal road Salzkammergut street B145 towards Gmunden and Bad Ischl to Bad Goisern, in Bad Goisern turn right onto B166, at the Gosaumühle junction turn left towards Hallstatt
from Vienna/Graz:
Exit Liezen via federal road B320, in Trautenfels drive onto Salzkammergut street B145 towards Bad Aussee, turn onto Koppen street via Obertraun to Hallstatt
from Villach:
Tauern motorway to exit "Eben im Pongau", via B166 Pass Gschütt federal road through Gosau, at the Gosaumühle junction turn towards Hallstatt
by train
Attnang-Puchheim – Stainach-Irdning lines
arriving at "train station Hallstatt", take the ferry to Hallstatt

by bus
bus 542/543
arriving at bus stop “Hallstatt Lahn”
Detailed information on the respective train and bus times can be found at https://www.oebb.at/en/ (train) and https://www.postbus.at/en(bus).

Parking fees

P1/P2/P3/P4 Short term tariffs 15 minutes free 1 hour: 4.00 Euro 2 hours: 7.00 Euro 3-4 hours: 9.00 Euro 5-6 hours: 9.50 Euro 7-12 hours 10.00 Euro From the 13th hour: daily tariff 15.00 Euro Lost ticket: € 30 Bus fee: € 80.00 per day For buses: Please contact Hallstatt PEB GmbH - www.peb-hallstatt.com

Shuttle service

Bus shuttle to the hotel in the centre

Daily from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
  • Toilet facility
  • Food and drink available
  • Shop
  • Guided tour
General price information

Ascent and descent:
Adults: € 22,00
Children (4-15 years): € 11,00

Payment methods
Debit and credit cards
ATM card
Diners Club
Mobile and online
Apple Pay
Klarna Logo Klarna
Other payment methods
Cash payment
Discounts (Age-related / Groups)
  • Children
    € 11,00
  • Families
    Children with acoompanying parent: € 10,00
  • Groups
    from 20 persons: € 21,00 per person
Discounts (Memberships)
  • Salzkammergut Sommer-Card
    Ascent and Descent € 17,00
    € 1,00 discount per family ticket
  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for schools
  • Suitable for kids (all ages)
  • Suitable for pushchairs
  • Pets allowed
  • Suitable for seniors
  • Suitable for single travelers
  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for couples
  • Suitable for children
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
  • Winter

Somewhat suitable for wheelchairs: Assistance is sometimes necessary. The measurements do not (fully) conform to the legally stipulated ÖNORM.

  • ramp accessible
other information
  • Escort required
  • Toilet facility for disabled people


Hallstatt Salt Mine Cablecar
Salzbergstraße 21
4830 Hallstatt

Phone +43 6132 200 - 2400
E-Mail info@salzwelten.at
Web www.salzwelten.at
Web dachstein.salzkammergut.at/

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Contact person

Salinen Tourismus Gmbh
Salzbergstraße 21
4830 Hallstatt

Phone +43 6132 2002400
E-Mail info@salzwelten.at
Web www.salzwelten.at

Legal contact information

Salzbergbahn Hallstatt
Salzbergstraße 21
AT-4830 Hallstatt
UID: ATU 36919108

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