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From Kleine Scheidegg, the Jungfrau Railway opens up the world-famous excursion destination of Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe. Every year, the Jungfrau Railway transports guests from all over the world to Europe's highest railway station in eternal snow and ice. On the Jungfraujoch and on the Eiger glacier, guests are catered for in various, leased gastronomic establishments. In the Top of Europe Shops, on the Jungfraujoch, Kleine Scheidegg and on First, the company sells typical Swiss souvenirs, clothing and accessories. Since its founding, Jungfraubahn AG has been producing electricity in its own hydroelectric power plant in Lütschental and provides services in energy supplies.

Company data

RouteRoute length (all rack)9.3 km
Length of tunnel7.6 km
Altitude difference1,393 m
Most important rolling stockDouble carriage8
Low-floor control cars4
Conveying capacity per hourSeats1,060
Jungfraujoch catering (leased)Restaurant (elevated)1
Group restaurants2
Total seats730
Eiger glacier catering (leased)Restaurant1
Ski bar1
Shopping area Top of Europe ShopsJungfraujoch140 m2
Kleine Scheidegg40 m2
First60 m2

Key figures

Operating values, in thousands of CHF20162015
Employees (full-time positions)147141
• of which learners45
Holdings of Jungfraubahn Holding AG100.0%100.0%
Operating income80,63986,076
Transportation revenues57,71862,875
Goods income from shops5,9875,658
Goods expenditure shops-2,673-2,513
Sale of energy14,34614,629
Purchase of energy-3,041-3,477
Annual profit23,54329,286