Winteregg railway station

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Winteregg
Mh blm winteregg.jpeg
Two trains pass in Winteregg station
LocationWinteregg
Lauterbrunnen, Bern
Switzerland
Coordinates46°34′55″N 7°53′46″E / 46.5819°N 7.8960°E / 46.5819; 7.8960Coordinates: 46°34′55″N 7°53′46″E / 46.5819°N 7.8960°E / 46.5819; 7.8960
Elevation1,578 m (5,177 ft)[1]
Line(s)Bergbahn Lauterbrunnen-Mürren
Services
Preceding station Jungfraubahn AG Following station
Grütschalp Lauterbrunnen–Mürren Mountain Railway Mürren
Terminus
Location
Winteregg is located in Switzerland
Winteregg
Winteregg
Location in Switzerland

Winteregg is a railway station on the Bergbahn Lauterbrunnen-Mürren, a hybrid cable car and rail link that connects the villages of Lauterbrunnen and Mürren in the Bernese Oberland region of Switzerland. Winteregg is the point at which trains on the rail link between Lauterbrunnen and Mürren pass.[2][3][1][4]

The station is served by the following passenger trains:[5]

Operator Train Type Route Typical Frequency Notes
Bergbahn Lauterbrunnen-Mürren LauterbrunnenGrütschalp – Winteregg – Mürren 2 to 4 per hour

There is also a restaurant at Winteregg and during the winter months a four-man chairlift with a bubble (constructed in 2009 and first used in the 2009–2010 season) takes skiers up the hillside.[2][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Eisenbahnatlas Schweiz. Verlag Schweers + Wall GmbH. 2012. p. 82. ISBN 978-3-89494-130-7.
  2. ^ a b "Mürren Off The Beaten Path Tips by globetrott". Members.virtualtourist.com. Retrieved 2011-12-23.
  3. ^ Andreas Weiler. "Winteregg". Swisspanorama.com. Retrieved 2011-12-23.
  4. ^ a b map.geo.admin.ch (Map). Swiss Confederation. Retrieved 2013-02-10.
  5. ^ "Lauterbrunnen–Mürren" (PDF). Bundesamt für Verkehr. Retrieved 2013-01-28.

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