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The Salève cable car

After several years of renovation, the Salève cable car, a flagship attraction in the region, will reopen on September 12, 2023!

Leisure The Salève cable car Étrembières


Departing from Étrembières (74100)
Animals allowed
Unguided individual tours available permanently
Guided individual tours on request
Average duration of an individual visit : 01h00

Guided tours are available with La Maison du Salève and Le Bureau de la Montagne du Salève. Free audio guide in French and English can be downloaded on the cable car’s smartphone app (iTunes, Google play).

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    One way ticket for adult: 13 €
    Round-trip ticket for adult: 18 €
    One way ticket for a child : 6 €
    Round-trip ticket for a child : 6.50 €
    10 tickets: 75 €
    Student: 12 €
    Disabled: 12 €.

    Child entry valid for 4 - 15 years.

    Methods of payment accepted : Bank/credit card, Check, Traveller's cheque, Travellers Cheque, Cash, Credit transfer


    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages of documentation : English, French
    Languages visits : French
    Languages informatives signs : English, French
    Languages audio guide : English, French

    Cable cars leave every 12 minutes.
    Both hiking trails and mountain bike trails are signposted. Events organised throughout the year.

    Animals must be kept on a lead. Excluding guide dogs. Dog must pay 4€ No attack dogs allowed (e.g. pit bull terrier, mastiff, Japanese tosa)

    Period of practice

    From 09/10 to 05/11, daily between 9 am and 7 pm.

    From 01/12 to 31/03, every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 9 am and 5 pm.
    Closed exceptionally on December 25th.

    Subject to favorable weather.

    • Pets welcome
    • Coach access
    • Pets supplement
    • Tourist brochures
    • Restaurant
    • Fast food
    • Car park
    • Coach parking
    • Parking
    • Private parking
    • Defibrillator
    • Restaurant
    • Bar
    • Picnic area
    • Themed path
    • Orientation board
    • Toilets


    Route du téléphérique 74100 Étrembières
    Departing from : Étrembières (74100)
    Latitude : 46.162792 - Longitude : 6.189165

    By car:
    A40 exit Annemasse
    A40 > Saint Julien: Aire de repos
    A41 Archamps exit

    TPG n°8 - stop: Veyrier-Douane and 9min walk
    TAC n°4 - stop: Etrembières Veyrier Douane and 9min walk

    • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs
    • Site, building totally accessible

    More informations

    Information update on 10/10/2023 by Office de Tourisme des Monts de Genève