ABOUT US

Our vision


Planai-Hochwurzen-Bahnen is a pioneering flagship enterprise which offers outstanding leisure experience and turns customers into fans.

We are a reliable partner and exercise our regional responsibility as an equal.

The company's long-term economic success is underpinned by its seasoned and committed employees, who will also help us to achieve our goals.



This is Planai-Hochwurzen-Bahnen GmbH

  • The Planai-Hochwurzen-Bahnen GmbH company was established in 1970.
  • The company's total turnover inits 2016/17 financial year amounted to approximately EUR 45 million.
  • With up to 410 employees - of whom 230 are employed year-round - the Planai is the largest company in the upper Enns Valley. Per year 3-5 apprentices start their training in our company.
  • Since 1995 alone the company has invested around € 200 million.
  • With around 700 items, snow is guaranteed on the Planai & Hochwurzen by the largest array of snowmaking equipment in Austria.
  • Annually 2.01 million guests visit the Planai-Hochwurzen Bahnen.
  • All in all there are 31 cable cars and lifts in operation.
  • With women accounting for 28% of its workforce, Planai leads the field among cable car operators in the Alps.
  • Lines of business: Planai, Hochwurzen, Galsterberg, Dachstein, Planai Bus/Travelling, Planai Catering Trade, Der Wilde Berg Mautern, Kartrace Schladming
  • Specials: Hopsiland Planai, Dachstein Suspension Bridge, Dachstein Ice Palace and much more
  • Director: Dir. Georg Bliem




The Planai-Hochwurzen Bahnen GmbH family:

Der Dachstein - Dachstein Gletscher
Der Dachstein The leading destination - in summer & winter!
Galsterberg - Gallisches Skivergnügen in Pruggern
Galsterberg The family & training ski mountain in Pruggern!
Busreisen Planai
Planai Bus Our bus fleet of 13 buses will get you there!
Der Wilde Berg Mautern
Der Wilde Berg Mautern Rendezvous with Alpine fauna & birds of prey!
Gastro Planai Dachstein Restaurant, Manege Après Ski Bar, Ski-Rock Cafe!
Planai & Hochwurzen World Championship skiing in the Schladming-Dachstein region!


One team - lots of happy guests!



Facts and figures on Planai-Hochwurzen-Bahnen GmbH