A village with many wooden chalets surrounded by green meadows and forests. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Yannick Romagnoli / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

Small mountain village in summer.

©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 André Meier / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus
Lovely wide path with wooden railings beside the lake. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Yannick Romagnoli / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

Path near Lake Arnen

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Mobility

A 10-seater gondola of the La Videmanette cable car floats in the air. Below, you can see the green pastures and the cows with their alpine hut. The Vaudois mountains can be seen in the background. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Kerstin Sonnekalb / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

Gondola Videmanette summer

 Aerial cable car with a Glacier3000 sign suspended before a backdrop of mountains in summer and a cloudy sky. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Manuel Kurth / Glacier 3000, ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

High up on the Glacier3000 cable car

Glazed, oval-shaped, light-flooded gondolas designed by Porsche. Behind them, the Gstaad mountains. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Melanie Uhkoetter / Bergbahnen Destination Gstaad AG

Glazed, oval-shaped, light-flooded gondolas designed by Porsche. Behind them, the Gstaad mountains.

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Mountain Railway

The following cable cars enable the uncomplicated transport of wheelchairs and dual skibobs. So nothing stands in the way of a wonderful mountain experience!

  • Gstaad – Eggli with restaurant
  • Rougemont – La Videmanette with restaurant
  • Col du Pillon – Glacier 3000 with restaurant

Public transport

The main public transport is the MOB (Montreux-Oberland Bernois) railway and numerous PostBus lines. The MOB connects the villages of Château-d'Oex, Rougemont, Saanen, Gstaad, Schönried, Saanenmöser and Zweisimmen. The various PostBus lines also connect the villages of Turbach, Gsteig/Col du Pillon and Lauenen from Gstaad.

In the spirit of sustainability and accessibility, 2nd class public transport are with the Gstaad Card (area Saanenland/Zweisimmen) free of charge all year round from the first overnight stay during your holiday. All public transport is wheelchair-friendly and allows barrier-free boarding and alighting.

In the foreground a dark blue/white train composition, behind it green hills and white snow-covered mountain peaks. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 unbekannt / MOB

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A woman with a pink down jacket and black backpack shows the bus driver her bus ticket on her smartphone. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Melanie Uhkoetter / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

Using public transport with the Gstaad Card.

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A village with many wooden chalets surrounded by green meadows and forests. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Yannick Romagnoli / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

Small mountain village in summer.

©  Destination Gstaad / Melanie Uhkoetter

Destination Gstaad / Melanie Uhkoetter

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Extra large car parks

There are numerous extra-large car parks available in the holiday region, making it easy to get in and out at various locations.

Gstaad

Unter-Gstaad car park, Ober-Gstaad car park, Coop car park (1 space), Migros car park (2 spaces), railway station (2 spaces), Sportzentrum Gstaad

Saanen

Car park (2 spaces), church (1 space), Saanen town hall (1 space), Saanen football club (1 space), railway station, youth hostel, Matti Parking

Zweisimmen

Coop car park (1 space), Bärenplatz (2 spaces), railway station

Wheelchair transport

The regional transport company Reichenbach Transporte has buses with ramps and/or lifts for wheelchairs. Pre-booking is recommended. 

Taxi-Daniela also specialises in wheelchair transport.

In Zweisimmen, Agathe's Taxi specialises in transporting wheelchairs.

The village of Saanen on an early autumn morning. The church is already in sunlight, while the village is still in shadow. In the background you can see Giferspitz and Wasserngrat in autumnal brown tones. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Yannick Romagnoli / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

Saanen village and church

Barns and houses on either side of a minor road amid a beautiful landscape, with mountains and a cloudy sky in the background. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 unbekannt / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

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A bird's eye view of the village of Saanenmöser in summer. The areas around the village are green and in the background you can see higher mountains. ©  CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Yannick Romagnoli / ©Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

Village of Saanenmöser from above

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