Planai & Hochwurzen: Daily from 8:30 to 17:00

Operating hours - winter 2018/2019


Start of season

End of season

operating hours
Planai November 23rd 2018 Planai WEST including the ski connection to Hauser Kaibling OPEN until April 22nd 2019 Regular operating hours

Planai cable car closed

(additional shuttle busses from Planai cable car valley station to Planai West from April 8th until April 22nd 2019)

Hochwurzen CLOSED

You can find attractions and routes which are currently open here >>

The bus timetable for the shuttle busses from Planai cable car valley station to Planai West can be found here >>

Please note that outside the operating hours and after the end of the season the huts and the infrastructure on the mountain (eg toilets) are closed.

Opening times cash desk

Planet Planai: Monday to Friday from 08:00 to 12:00
Planai West: Monday to Sunday from 08:00 to 17:00


Pistes are prepared daily from 17:00 onwards for optimal piste quality!

Safety always comes first - so please always observe the following operating times:

Planai WM descent no. 1 Use from 08.30 to 18.00 at your own risk!
Slope no. 2 - 11

Daily from 08.30 tp 17.00


Hochwurzen FIS descent no. 31 and 35 

(from Seiterhütte)

Use from 17:00 to 19:00 as a ski route,
Hochwurzen night piste no. 33 and toboggan run from 19:00 to 23:00.

All other slopes (32 - 34, 36 - 43)

Use between 17.00 and 8.30 strictly forbidden!

WARNING: Use outside of piste opening times is potentially fatal (piste equipment, cable winches, etc.) and is liable to legal prosecution!

Après Ski

Piste regulations with the current piste opening times have been prepared together with the cabin hosts on the Planai and Hochwurzen. Any violations will incur corresponding compensation and/or may lead to further legal action.

An external safety organization is responsible for compliance with the piste regulations on the Planai and Hochwurzen.

Should an Après Ski event last a little longer than normal, the cabin hosts on the Planai will be glad to organize bus transfers from 18.30 onwards at very reasonable rates!

Operating hours - cable cars & lifts

Piste preparation

Real-time preparations ensure piste quality

The Planai-Hochwurzen-Bahnen have made it their duty to ensure and improve the highest possible levels of safety and quality during winter operations.

Because of this piste equipment and/or snow applications may also be in use during ski operating hours. 


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