Technical specifications

Technical specifications

Operating System: 4 - gondola reversible ropeway
Date of construction: 1955 -1957 (21.02.1957 opening)
Inclined lenght: 2021 m
Max line speed.: New since Nov 2012: 6 m/s/td>
Auxillary drive: 0,7 m/s
Main drive capacity: 98 kW, Thyristor- controlled direct current moto
Auxillary drive capacity: 30 kW, polyphase motor
Central control: Siemens S5 /S7 - SPS
Transport capacity: 130 Pers/h each direction
Track rope: 25.5 mm, completly encased, renewed in 2002
Calculated breaking strengtht: 80.2 t ; actually broke at 87,7t in simulation
Haul rope: 19 mm, Seale - Type, installed 1967
Calculated breaking strength: 24,45 t

The Laber Cable Car is the last oparating 4 - gondola reversible ropeway worldwide.

Office of supervision
Regierung von Oberbayern
Sachgebiet 31.2
Ingenieurbau, Schienen- und Seilbahnen
Maximilianstr 39
D-80538 München

Opening hours
Cable car hours of operation:
January - March9.00 - 16.30 Uhr
April - November9.00 - 17.00 Uhr
December9.00 - 16.30 Uhr
Jun/Jul/Aug on thursday:9.00 - 22.00 Uhr
Berghütte open daily:
Warm kitchen until 1 hour before closing time cable car.

Opening hours

Weather for Oberammergau

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Rates
Adults:
Roundtrip15,50 €
One way up9,50 €
One way down9,50 €
Children:
Roundtrip5,00 €
One way up3,50 €

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