2 Alps Funicular

 
The 2 Alps - Dôme Express photo of funicular

The Dôme Express, the funicular railway of the Deux Alpes

Discover interesting facts on the construction of one of the most remarkable projects in terms of mountain transport : the "Dôme Express". A new generation funicular railway situated under the glacier of the 2 Alps (Isère), at 3421 metres altitude.

It was put into operation in 1989 and is currently the highest funicular railway in the world.

Visit:

 
 
 
 
 
The underground gallery
Published on 11 February 2008
 
The Downhill station
Published on 11 February 2008
 
The Uphill Station
Published on 11 February 2008
 
Mechanical equipment
Published on 11 February 2008
 
The vehicles
Published on 11 February 2008 (updated on 12 February 2008)