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Aerial Tramway Urdenbahn

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The Aerial Tramway Urdenbahn is the core of the skiing area Arosa Lenzerheide, as it connects both destinations. After many years of planning and waiting, the cable car is in service since January 2014. Arosa Lenzerheide with its 225 kilometres of slopes, numerous mountain restaurants and sheer endless hours of sunshine, is the biggest connected skiing area of the Canton of Grisons.
The Aerial Tramway Urdenbahn connects Arosa with Lenzerheide. In the early days of 2014, a new era started: The connection fo the skiing destination Arosa and Lenzerheide opened. The biggest connected skiing area of the Canton of Grisons is now attracting with 225 km of slopes. People have been discussing and planning for 40 years, during 9 months the construction work was going on and the Arosa Bergbahnen AG and Lenzerheide Bergbahnen invested 50 mio CHF,  now it's done: The Aerial Tramway Urdenbahn connects LenzerHeidi with Gigi vo Arosa. From Mount Weisshorn via Hörnli to Mount Stätzerhorn and further to Piz Scalottas: In two valleys and on three sunny sides, numerous mountain restaurants and cozy huts lure besides almost endless slope fun. By the way: The Aerial Tramway Urdenbahn is also in service during summer!

Opening hours

8 July - 13 August 2017
19 August - 22 October 2017 on weekends

During winter season. Find more information on arosabergbahnen.ch

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Update: September 12, 2022

Public transport

Ride in the Rhaetian Railway from Chur to Arosa and continue with the local  bus further to the valley station of the Cable car Hörnli-Express. This one will bring you the peak and therefore right to the Aerial Tramway Urdenbahn.

Getting there

From Chur, follow the signs to Arosa and drive all the way through the village. After the Arosa Kulm Hotel & Alpin Spa, turn right.

Parking

There is a limited number of parking spaces available at the valley station of the Cable car Hörnli-Express. As alternative parking spot we recommend the parking garage Brüggli.

Coordinates

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2'766'658E 1'181'779N
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46.766338, 9.620655
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46°45'58.8"N 9°37'14.4"E
UTM
32T 547390 5179385
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Aerial Tramway Urdenbahn

Arosa Bergbahnen AG / Seeblickstrasse
7050 Arosa
Phone +41 81 378 84 84

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