Funicolare Piotta-Ritom

Via Funicolare Ritom 1, 6776 Piotta, +41 91 868 31 51

We set out from the point of arrival of one of the steepest funiculars in the world to discover the splendid alpine landscapes. It has a maximum gradient of 87.8% and offers an unforgettable experience. It was built in 1917 and is opened to the public since 1921.


It is rapid and safe, and ensures a transport capacity of 100 persons per hour in each direction to the top station Piora. This ...

Opening dates 21.05
TRANSPORTS Funiculars - Cable cars
NATURE Alpine lakes
Partner Ticino Ticket – 20% Discount

All guests of hotels, youth hostels or camping sites benefit from free public transport in the entire Canton, every single day of their stay in Ticino. It further offers advantages on the access to cable cars, navigation and main tourist attractions.

Reduction on:
Fare adults/children, one-way or round trip

Fare adults - Ticino Ticket Fare children - Ticino Ticket
CHF 11.20 instead of CHF 14.00 CHF 5.60 instead of CHF 7.00
CHF 19.20 instead of CHF 24.00 CHF 9.60 instead of CHF 12.00

Validity of the offer:
20.05.2018 - 14.10.2018

The fares and opening periods are indicative, based on the official price list of the partners. May be subject to modification.

Via Funicolare Ritom 1, 6776 Piotta
Tel.: +41 91 868 31 51
Fax: +41 91 868 31 52
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