family on the mountain | ©, Mirja Geh



The Schattberg X-press cable car valley station is located in the centre of Saalbach. The top station lies at an altitude of 2,020 m. Free parking available right at the station (parking ticket must be validated at the Schattberg X-press cable car cash desk)


Attractions on Schattberg:

  • New playground
  • X-Line (freeride trail)
  • Starting point for The Seven Summits (hike)
  • Starting point for the Pinzgau Ridgeway (free descent with the Schmittenhöhe cable car for JOKER CARD holders)


Operating hours: 

16 June to 30 September 2018
Daily, 9 am to 4 pm.
Last descent: Top station 4.15 pm, mid-station 4.30 pm

Special operating hours for “The Seven Summits” tour:
Cable car ascent from Monday to Friday 7.30 am bis 7.40 am possible, next regular cable car ascent at 9 am


Ascent and descent prices:

(for guests without a JOKER CARD)


  Adults Adolescents* Children**
Ascent and descent € 23.00 € 17.50 € 11.50

* Adolescents born between 2000 - 2002 (photo ID needed)
** Children born between 2003 - 2012 (photo ID needed)


Parents, take note – Family Bonus: When parents buy single tickets, one child up to 16 (born between 2003 - 2012, photo ID needed) pays the regular price, the second child pays 50% and all of the other children travel for free. Children up to 6 (born in 2013 or later, photo ID needed) travel for free when accompanied by their parents. The Family Bonus does not apply to the WanderCard and bike tickets.


Ticket sales: Tickets are available at the Schattberg X-press valley station during operating hours.


Note: Dogs must wear a muzzle in the cable cars!


All prices include 10% VAT, subject to misprints and change.


Saalbacher Bergbahnen GmbH
Glemmtaler Landesstraße 306, 5753 Saalbach