Our vision

Planai-Hochwurzen-Bahnen is a pioneering flagship enterprise which offers outstanding leisure experience and turns customers into fans.

We wear the mantle of our regional responsibility with pride, as a reliable partner on equal footing.

Skilled, committed employees are the basis for the long-term business success of the company and the achievement of our objectives.

This is Planai-Hochwurzen-Bahnen GmbH

  • The Planai-Hochwurzen-Bahnen GmbH company was established in 1970.
  • The company's total revenue for its 2012/13 financial year was approximately EUR 33 million.
  • With up to 380 employees - of whom 210 are employed year-round- the Planai is the largest company in the upper Ennstal valley
  • Since 1995 we have invested approx. € 154 million
  • With about 650 snow-making machines the largest array of snowmaking equipment in Austria guarantees snow on the Planai & Hochwurzen.
  • With a 28% female workforce, Planai leads the way among Alpine cable car operators.
  • Every Planai employee attends the in-house "Planai Academy" training program at least twice a year.

The Planai-Hochwurzen Bahnen GmbH family:

Der Dachstein The leading destination - in summer & winter!
Galsterberg The family & training ski mountain in Pruggern!
Planai Bus Our bus fleet of 13 buses will get you there!
Der Wilde Berg Mautern Rendezvous with Alpine fauna & birds of prey!
Gastro Planai Dachstein Restaurant, Manege Après Ski Bar, Ski-Rock Cafe
Planai & Hochwurzen World Championship skiing in the Schladming-Dachstein region

One team – lots of happy guests!

Planai-Hochwurzen-Bahnen GmbH facts and figures