Schlossbergbahn (Freiburg)

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The Schlossbergbahn looking downhill, with the car in the lower station

The Schlossbergbahn (Template:Lang-en) is a funicular railway in the town of Freiburg im Breisgau in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It links the city centre with the Schlossberg hill.

The funicular was constructed in 2008, in order to replace a previous cable car that was used between 1968 and 2006. It is operated by the Schlossbergbahn GmbH & Co. KG. The line operates daily between 09:00 and 22:00 (18:00 on Tuesdays), and is accessible to wheelchairs.

The funicular has the following technical parameters:

Number of stops 2
Configuration Single track
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Maximum Steepness 22%
Cars 1
Capacity 25 passengers per car
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Journey time 3 minutes
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Traction Electricity

See also

  • List of funicular railways


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