HOW TO REACH VITZNAU

Arrival & Parking Vitznau

Vitznau station is located directly on Lake Lucerne, perfect for combining a boat trip with the Rigi mountain experience.

Arrival & Parking Vitznau
Zahnradbahn Vitznau - Rigi Kulm

Arrival by car

In Vitznau there are two covered car parks. One at the Seestrasse, from there it's a 100m walk to the Rigi Bahnen valley station. The other car park is located at the Altdorfbachweg. From there, it's a 250 m walk to the Rigi Bahn valley station.

    • A4 motorway, exit (no. 36) at Küssnacht, main road to Vitznau
    • A2 motorway, exit (no. 36) at Altdorf/Flüelen, Axenstrasse to Brunnen, main road to Vitznau
  • Until 30 minutesfree of charge
    Until 2 hoursCHF 5.00
    2 – 3 hoursCHF 6.00
    3 – 4 hoursCHF 7.00
    4 – 5 hoursCHF 8.00
    5 – 6 hoursCHF 9.00
    6 – 7 hoursCHF 10.00
    7 – 8 hoursCHF 11.00
    8 – 24 hoursCHF 12.00
    Every additional 24 hour-periodCHF 12.00

    All prices include 7.7% VAT

    WE ACCEPT THE FOLLOWING METHODS OF PAYMENT

    • Cash (coins, notes)
    • Visa
    • Mastercard
    • American Express
    • PostFinance
    • Twint
    • AliPay

    If you lose your parking ticket you will need to pay CHF 80.00 at the ticket machine to obtain a car park exit pass. Upon presentation of the original receipt, the amount will be refunded minus the parking fee and a CHF 10.00 surcharge.

  • Car park Altdorfbachweg2 Meter
    Car park Seestrasse2.20 Meter
  • PARKING ALTDORFBACHWEG

    The monthly ticket is only available for residents of the Rigi or house owners on Mount Rigi.CHF 60.00

    New monthly tickets or extended tickets can be recollected in Vitznau the following day. New cards can be pre-ordered in advance by e-mail with the following information: surname, first name, address, telephone number and vehicle number.

    The deposit fee for parking cards is CHF 20.00.

  • Only owners of a 365 day pass can buy the card. The debit card is the most convenient way for frequent visitors to Mt. Rigi to pay for short-term parking. When you purchase a debit card, you'll automatically receive a parking discount of 20%. (For example: a debit card worth CHF 200.00 comes with CHF 250.00 worth of parking credit.)

    • Maximum debit card balance: CHF 250.00.
    • Debit card validity: unlimited in the parking Altdorfbachweg

    Debit cards can be purchased from the ticket counter in Vitznau. The cards can be topped up either at the ticket counter or using the car park ticket machines.

    New monthly tickets or extended tickets can be recollected in Vitznau the following day. New cards can be pre-ordered in advance by e-mail with the following information: surname, first name, address, telephone number and vehicle number.

    The deposit fee for parking cards is CHF 20.00.

Arrival by Bus / Boat

Getting to the Vitznau station by public transport is easy and helps to protect the environment.

  • Bus no. 502 with connections from Schwyz, Brunnen, Gersau, Weggis and Küssnacht.
    Timetable of AAGS

  • Regular boats run from Lucerne (60 min) and other towns on Lake Lucerne. After arriving at the Vitznau pier, it's a 50 m walk to the Rigi Bahn valley station.
    The boat to Vitznau is part of the Majestic Round Trip and the Classic Rigi Round Trip.
    Timetable of the SGV

Parking coach

There is a generous coach parking lot in Vitznau, which is easily accessible via Brunnen and Küssnacht am Rigi.

    • A4 motorway, exit (no. 36) at Küssnacht, main road to Vitznau
    • A2 motorway, exit (no. 36) at Altdorf/Flüelen, Axenstrasse to Brunnen, main road to Vitznau