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Funicular Round-Trip Tickets to Hungerburgbahn

€11.40
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
11 hr.
  • Take to the panoramic mountains of Nordkette, atop the Jewel of the Alps.
  • Located in the heart of Innsbruck, the mountains are also a part of the Karwendel Nature Park, making it accessible to all.
  • Gasp at the unique alpine-urban architecture of the Hungerburg funicular that made traveling through the heart of the Alps a reality.
  • Marvel at the state-of-the-art architecture of each of the Hungerburg funicular’s four stations.
  • In as little as 8 minutes, you’ll reach the Hungerburg station, where views of Innsbruck will stun you.
  • This ticket includes a ride to the Hungerburg station and a ride back to your starting point.
  • Explore famous attractions along your route on your own, including Nostalgia, the Theresa Church, the Alpine Zoo, and more.
  • The Hungerburg Funicular is accessible for wheelchair, pram, and stroller users.
  • Free Wi-Fi is available on site.
  • Food and drinks are available to purchase.
  • Reduced-price parking is available at the Congress Garage (Rennweg 3, 6020 Innsbruck) if you show your ticket and parking ticket at the congress cash desk (open daily from 8am to 6pm).
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Combo Ticket: Hungerburgbahn Funicular Round-Trip & Alpine Zoo

€19
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Flexible Duration
  • Take in the scenic beauty of the region as you ride the Hungerburg Funicular.
  • The market offers a dreamlike view of both the city, and the mountains, and is possibly the highest situated market in the area.
  • The Hungerburg Funicular runs every 15 minutes, ensuring you can head back down as soon as you're ready to leave.
  • Zoom from the historic old town of Innsbruck towards Europe's highest-located zoo on the Hungerburg Funicular.
  • As you ascend your way 750 meters above sea level, you'll be surrounded by great panoramic views of the city.
  • Visit the Alpine Zoo, located at the foot of the Nordkette, housing over 200 alpine animals across 150 species.
  • True to natural enclosures, aquariums, and terrariums, this is a great chance to see the alpine animals in their natural habitat.
  • Wave at lynx, eagles, wolves, fish, birds, bears, and more animals as you cover 4 hectares of this zoo.
  • Round-trip funicular rides from Congress station (Innsbruck) to Hungerburg
  • Access to the Hungerburg funicular (runs every 15 min)
  • Entry into Alpine Zoo
  • The Hungerburg Funicular is accessible for wheelchair, pram, and stroller users.
  • Most paths and exhibits in the Alpine Zoo, especially those close to the entrance, are accessible to wheelchair users but some parts of the zoo area are quite steep.
  • Free WiFi is available on site.
  • Food and drinks are available to purchase.
  • Reduced-price parking is available at the Congress Garage (Rennweg 3, 6020 Innsbruck) if you show your ticket and parking ticket at the congress cash desk (open daily from 8am to 6pm).
  • Pets are not allowed into the zoo.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Top of Innsbruck: Round-Trip to Nordkettenbahn

€35.20
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Flexible Duration
  • Enjoy a direct transfer from the historic old town of Innsbruck to the Top of Innsbruck in minutes!
  • Board the Hungerburg funicular from the Congress Station and travel up to Hungerburg at 860 meters above sea level.
  • Jump on a cable car here and travel to Seegrube, at 1905 meters above sea level, and even further up to the Hafelekar, at a dizzying 2300 meters up high.
  • You're now at the Top of Innsbruck, where great views of the slowly-changing alpine scenery can be captured.
  • Peer down at Austria's biggest national park and the busy city of Innsbruck from where you stand, a unique vantage point indeed!
  • Delight in the Tyrolean cuisine with multiple restaurants to choose from at every station- restaurants Seegrube, Karstube, and more.
  • The Hungerburg Funicular is accessible for wheelchair, pram, and stroller users.
  • Pets and guide dogs are allowed to tag along. However, they must wear a muzzle or must remain in a suitable transport box during the cable car rides and will not be transported without.
  • Free WiFi is available on site.
  • Food and drinks are available to purchase.
  • Reduced-price parking is available at the Congress Garage (Rennweg 3, 6020 Innsbruck) if you show your ticket and parking ticket at the congress cash desk (open daily from 8am to 6pm).
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Top of Innsbruck: Happy Hour Tickets

€35.20
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
1 hr. 30 min. - 2 hr.
  • Travel directly from Innsbruck to the city's highest viewing point, the Top of Innsbruck.
  • Hop on the Hungerburg funicular from the Congress Station and head to Hungerburg at 860 meters above sea level.
  • Take a cable car and go to Seegrube, at 1905 meters above sea level.
  • When you go even further up, you'll reach the Hafelekar, at a staggering 2,300 meters up high!
  • Once you're at the Top of Innsbruck, enjoy sweeping views of the alpine scenery.
  • Catch glimpses of Austria's biggest national park and the city of Innsbruck from where you stand.
  • Avoid waiting times - the Hungerburg funiculars, Seegruben and Hafelekar cable cars run every 15 minutes.
  • Before 9:30am or after 3pm, enjoy a 20% discount on your ride up and down to the Top of Innsbruck.
  • The ride to the Top of Innsbruck
  • 20% on the regular ride up and down to the Top of Innsbruck (before 9:30 am or after 3pm)
  • The ticket is NOT valid if you enter after 9:30am or before 3pm and cannot be combined with other discounts.
  • The Hungerburg Funicular is accessible for wheelchair, pram, and stroller users.
  • Pets and guide dogs are allowed to tag along. However, they must wear a muzzle or must remain in a suitable transport box during the cable car rides and will not be transported without.
  • Free WiFi is available on site.
  • Food and drinks are available to purchase.
    -Reduced-price parking is available at the Congress Garage (Rennweg 3, 6020 Innsbruck) if you show your ticket and parking ticket at the congress cash desk (open daily from 8am to 6pm).
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Top of Innsbruck PLUS

€49
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
  • Reach the top of Innsbruck from the city centre in mere minutes and experience the breathtaking view.
  • Get engulfed in the mesmerizing view with the Karwendel Nature Park on one side and the capital of the Alps on the other side.
  • The cable car takes you to the top stops at the Alpine zoo.
  • In Europe’s highest-altitude zoo, brace yourselves to visit more than 100 different animal species.
  • Make your way up to Nordkette’s highest point and take in the heavenly view.
  • Cable cars and Funicular are suitable for wheelchair users, pram/stroller users and pregnant women.
  • Most paths and exhibits in the Alpine Zoo, especially those close to the entrance, are accessible to wheelchair users but some parts of the zoo area are quite steep.
  • Pet dogs/guide dogs not allowed.
  • Wi-Fi and parking available.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Hungerburg Funicular - Innsbruck’s Modern Cable Funicular

Hungerburgbahn, or the Hungerburg funicular, is part of the Nordkette project, including 4 unique stations and a suspension bridge over the River Inn. Ever since its inauguration on 1 December 2007, it has had over 4.5 million visitors from different corners of the world. Get your Hungerburg funicular tickets and brace yourself for the most spectacular views of the Austrian Alps as you ride this state-of-the-art funicular in the vibrant city of Innsbruck. Plan a ski trip, visit nearby attractions, or simply go up to the mountain top for a scintillating experience.

COVID-19 Safety Measures at Hungerburg Innsbruck

  • If you’re planning to head to the ski slopes, you must present a Negative PCR Test taken within 48 hours of your visit. Children below 10 years and people who have been infected within the last 6 months are exempted from this. 
  • Masks are mandatory for all visitors. FFP2 masks are compulsory and can be purchased at the ticket office.
  • Visitors are required to maintain 2-metres social distancing at all times during their visit. 
  • High-traffic and contact areas are regularly cleaned and sanitized. 
  • Hungerburgbahn is currently operating at half-capacity to ensure the safety of staff and guests.

Your Hungerburg Funicular Tickets Explained

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Hungerburg Funicular Round-Trip Tickets

Enjoy the world-renowned architectural marvel that is Hungerburgbahn, with its state-of-the-art technology and design. Take in spectacular sights of the city as you make your way from ground level up to the foot of Nordkette mountain in just about 8 minutes. This ticket excludes entry to Alpine Zoo.

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Hungerburg Funicular Round-Trip & Alpine Zoo

Get the best of both worlds by enjoying a round trip on the famous Hungerburg funicular and visiting the native animals of the Alps at Alpine Zoo. Tickets include a round trip from Congress Station to Hungerburg, access to the funicular which runs every 15 minutes, and entry to Alpine Zoo. Food and drinks are excluded from this ticket.

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Top of Innsbruck: Round-Trip to Nordkettenbahn

Bask in the beautiful snow-capped mountains of Innsbruck from a height of about 2,300 metres above sea level. Enjoy access to the Hungerber funiculars, Hafelekar cableway, and Seegruben cableway to get to the top of Innsbruck. Your tickets include a round-trip from Congress Station to the top of Innsbruck, whereas food and drinks are excluded.

Cancellation Policy & Validity

  • Your tickets can be cancelled up to 24 hours in advance.
  • Your tickets are valid for the date selected at checkout.

Best Way to Buy Hungerburg Funicular Tickets 

Your best option to book Hungerburg funicular tickets is to buy them online:

  • Secure your spot: Buying your ticket online and in advance ensures that your spot is secure, especially right now since they’re operating at fifty percent capacity. 
  • Discounts: It also gives you the option to avail of special discounts and combos, which you will miss out on if you buy your tickets at the venue. 

Discounted Tickets to Hungerburg Funicular

Discounted Hungerburgbahn tickets are available online and in-person. Children between 6-18 years, students between 19-27 years, and seniors citizens that are 65 years and above can avail themselves of the discounted tickets. Please note that you need to carry your photo ID with you to present at the ticket office.

Which Hungerburg Ticket is perfect for you? 

  • Budget-Friendly: For a budget-friendly adventure, opt for the Funicular Round-Trip to Hungerburg, which lets you explore the city and alpine regions in just a few minutes. 
  • Beyond the Funicular: To make the most of your visit, get yourself a Combo Ticket where you can ride the world-famous funicular and explore Alpine Zoo, which is a crowd favourite.

Why Visit Hungerburg Innsbruck 

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Forming one part of the Nordkettenbahn, Hungerburgbahn will take you soaring from the city centre to the foot of Nordkette mountains in just a few minutes. Enjoy picturesque views as you start at ground level, going all the way up to almost 2300m above sea level. 

The outstanding architecture and technology of Hungerburg Innsbruck have led it to become an important landmark in the city. It was even shortlisted for the Stirling Prize by the Royal Institute of British Architects.

Whether it’s summer or winter, you can gear up for some unforgettable views of the beautiful slopes of Nordkette Mountain. You can even take the funicular to the nearby attractions, the most famous of which is Alpine Zoo.

History and Architecture of the Hungerburg Funicular

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In 2005, architect Zaha Hadid, along with the contractor Strabag, won the competition to build Hungerburg Funicular. This was Hadid’s second project in Innsbruck after The Bergisel Ski Jump, built in 2002. 

Known for their outstanding architecture, the Hungerburgbahn stations were the largest structure in the world to utilise double-curved glass. One of its most striking features is the “floating” ceiling, which mimics natural ice formations to represent the Alpine nature of Innsbruck, while also reflecting the passengers below.

There are four stations on the Hungerburg funicular — Congress Station, Loewenhaus, Alpenzoo, and Hungerburg. Congress Station is located in Innsbruck, Loewenhaus is an intermediate station, Alpenzoo is the station to reach if you want to check out the Alpine Zoo, and the last station is the one that will connect you with Nordkette.

Plan Your Visit to Hungerburg Funicular

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Timings

Weekdays: 7:15 AM - 7:15 PM

Weekends & Holidays: 8 AM - 7:15 PM

The Hungerburg funicular departs every 15 minutes.

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Getting there

The first station of the funicular is the Congress station. You can get to Hungerburg Funicular Congress Station by taking Bus H, Bus M, or the tourist bus line TS from Hauptbahnhof Station.

It is a 5-minute walk from the Golden Roof.

Best time to visit Hungerburg Innsbruck

Best Time to Visit

The best time to ride aboard the Hungerburg funicular is winter. Winter is the perfect time to enjoy spectacular views of the snow-capped mountains and go skiing. It’s best to plan your visit during the morning hours for good visibility of the surroundings.

Around Hungerburg Innsbruck

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Alpine Zoo

Ride the Hungerburg funicular to Alpine Zoo, where you can get a look over 100 different species of native Alpine animals. Focusing on animals that mainly inhabit the Alps including ibexes, otters, golden eagles, wolves, brown bears, and many more, Alpine Zoo is a great place for families and children alike.

Visitor Tips

  • Hungerburgbanh is operating at fifty percent capacity so make sure you book your tickets in advance.
  • Go through the COVID-19 safety precautions carefully before you book your ticket to make sure you meet the guidelines. 
  • Blackout dates this year will be from 2 - 13 November 2021 due to construction. 
  • If you’re travelling with a pet, make sure they're wearing a muzzle. 
  • Carry a valid photo ID if you’ve purchased a discounted ticket. 
  • During winter, the Alps transform into a winter wonderland, famous for skiing, so pack accordingly.

All Your Questions About Hungerburg Funicular Tickets Answered

How can I buy tickets to Hungerburg Funicular?

Book your Hungerburg Funicular tickets online in just a few simple steps, or at the venue.

What is the Hungerburg Funicular ticket cancellation policy?

You can cancel your Hungerburg Funicular tickets up to 24 hours before the scheduled visit and get a full refund.

How long are my Hungerburg Funicular tickets valid for?

Your Hungerburg Innsbruck tickets are valid for the date selected during your purchase.

What are the timings for Hungerburgbahn?

Hungerburg Funicular operates from 7:15 AM - 7:15 PM on weekdays and 8 AM - 7:15 PM on weekends and holidays.

How can I get discounted tickets to Hungerburgbahn?

You can book discounted Hungerburg Funicular tickets online with a valid photo ID. Discounted tickets are available to children between 6-18 years, students between 19-27 years, and seniors citizens that are 65 years and above.

Is Hungerburgbahn wheelchair accessible?

Hungerburg at Innsbruck is accessible to people with reduced mobility.

Is parking available at Hungerburg Innsbruck?

Parking is available on-site at Hungerburg Innsbruck, but the charges are not included with your ticket.

What are the stations on the Hungerburg Funicular?

There are four stations on the Hungerburg funicular — Congress Station, Loewenhaus, Alpenzoo, and Hungerburg.