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Winteregg railway station

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Winteregg railway station

Two trains pass in Winteregg station
Address Winteregg
Municipality Lauterbrunnen
Canton Bern
Country Switzerland
Coordinates 46°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

Line(s) Bergbahn Lauterbrunnen-Mürren
Elevation 1,578 m (5,177 ft)[1]
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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 Lauterbrunnen - Grütschalp - 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]


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