Business segments of the Jungfrau Railway Group
Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe
The Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe is the most profitable segment of the Group. The core of this segment is the highest railway station in Europe at 3,454 metres above sea level, situated within the UNESCO World Heritage Site SWISS ALPS Jungfrau-Aletsch. The marketing of the trip with the Wengernalp Railway and the Jungfrau Railway to the Jungfraujoch is the strategic "heart" of the company. In 2017, a new visitor record was achieved with 1,041,500 guests. After 2015, the
Top of Europe exceeded the magic mark of one million visitors for the second time. This number is considered to be the target value in the medium term.
The winter sport facilities in the areas Kleine Scheidegg-Männlichen, Grindelwald-First and Mürren-Schilthorn are part of the Jungfrau Ski Region subscriber association, in which the Jungfrau Railway Group, because of the facilities it owns and operates, holds a share of over 60%. Together with the partner companies, the Group leads one of the most important ski resorts in Switzerland on behalf of the association.
JUNGFRAU Ski Region guest visits
The Experience Mountains segment includes destinations in the surrounding area of the Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe: Grindelwald-First – Top of Adventure, Harder Kulm – Top of Interlaken and Winteregg-Mürren – Top of Family. These destinations enhance the regional experience and allow for interesting combinations such as holiday passes or cross marketing.
Sales by segment
The amount of net sales provides information on the size of the business segments. "Other segments" comprises a wide range of services that support the business of the main segments internally and are also used by external customers. These include, for example, Jungfraubahnen Management AG, the power plant and the car park in Lauterbrunnen. The following compilation also includes the internal Group eliminations.