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Hanging Metro

It was a very unique transportation mode. I never find it before. This small town is served by a... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2018
Bekasi, Indonesia

Lovely town. We had a wonderful stay in Wuppertal, kids always want to travel by suspension... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Southampton, United Kingdom
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25 Nov 2018
“Hanging Metro”
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Gueterbahnhof Vohwinkel, 42327 Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 24 December 2018

We visited Wuppertal mid December '18 with the prime objective of riding on the Schwebebahn, only to find that it was closed for repairs. After speaking to local people we were informed that it had been broken since late November '18, and would not be...More

Date of experience: December 2018
5  Thank FellowTraveler818314
Reviewed 25 November 2018

It was a very unique transportation mode. I never find it before. This small town is served by a hanging metro. What a nice experience

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Samuelpas
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely town. We had a wonderful stay in Wuppertal, kids always want to travel by suspension railway.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Prasanth-Augustine
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Had a trip on the Kaiser wagen some time ago while visiting my home town of Wuppertal. It was a gift from friends,and we enjoyed a nice cup of coffee and cake. We were even able to sit in the seat that was rumoured to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank thomasmckenzie4846
Reviewed 18 July 2018

unique mode of transport - traffic stationary below and we sail over it all, central hotel offers comp travel card for free travel

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 666xyz
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

It‘s a must! The only one Worldwide! Since the train does not always run, a prior booking at the city office is necessary!

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank R8251OIpeterl
Reviewed 15 November 2017

If you want to know more about Wuppertal it is really a nice trip . And the historical coach and the nice guide in costumes are fun..

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank annelis53
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

The Wuppertaler Schwebebahn is a must do for a tourist in this area though it is the normal public transport system for the locals. It is a suspension railway which is one of the oldest monorail systems in the world.It is a lovely way to...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank BlancheLT
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This train system is amazing! You fly through the air on a train, which seems futuristic but is in fact antique. Our son likened it to the Steam Punk genre. We bought a day ticket at 13 euros for 3 adults & a dog.

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank michaelahewlett
Reviewed 29 May 2017

If you can get on the Kaiserwagen, do it. Unfortunately, it wasn't running the day I went, so I got a TagesTicket (I couldn't get the machine to switch to English but the TagesTicket is curiously hidden behind the option for "tourist tickets" or similar)...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank mrdom
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Response from Prasanth-Augustine | Reviewed this property |
It is temporarily closed for some maintenance works, no idea when it is reopen again.
7 September 2016|
Response from cloggydog | Reviewed this property |
It varies by season - more active in the summer months, less in the winter. There is a downloadable pdf of the planned 2016 dates of operation - google 'Kaiserwagen', 1st link listed (stadt wuppertal) and there's a download... More