Freiburg Schlossberg
Mountain railway

Schlossbergbahn (Schlossberg railway)

Am Schlossberg 1,  79104 Freiburg im Breisgau

In just three minutes, the Schlossberg Railway transports you from Freiburg's Municipal Park up to the line’s namesake peak at 456 meters, the west side of which already marks the edge of the Black Forest.

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If you are looking for a dose of nature or want to enjoy the sight of the sunset over the city, the funicular railway takes you from downtown Freiburg up into the beauty of the Schlossberg recreation area.

The railway cars can hold up to 25 passengers and are barrier-free to allow easy accommodation of wheelchairs and child strollers. For prices, schedules and information, visit

Short note on accessibility: Schlossberg Railway is wheelchair- and stroller-accessible.

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