The well-being of our guests and staff has always been our top concern. This season we are taking extra measures to ensure you can travel with confidence. This includes the peace of mind to cancel anytime and receive a full refund.

Read our full Covid safety promise

  • Crowd-Free Comfort Crowd-Free Comfort
  • Enhanced cleaning program Enhanced cleaning program
  • Rigorous staff training Rigorous staff training
  • Peace of mind Peace of mind
  • Flexible Cancellations Policy Flexible Cancellations Policy

DAILY OPERATING HOURS

Banff Gondola Hours

  Last Ride Up
December 2 – January 8 Daily, 10 AM – 10 PM 8:30 PM
January 9 – March 12 Sunday – Thursday, 10 AM – 9 PM
Friday & Saturday, 10 AM – 10 PM
7:30 PM
8:30 PM
March 13 – April 9 Monday – Thursday, 10 AM – 9 PM
Friday – Sunday, 10 AM – 10 PM
7:30 PM
8:30 PM

 

  • Last ride down: 10 minutes prior to close.
  • Purchasing tickets in advance is highly recommended.
  • Hours subject to change without notice. GST not included. Attraction tickets are refundable up to 48 hours in advance.
  • Pets are welcome and encouraged to explore all trails and outdoor areas of the Banff Gondola, however due to the safety and comfort of all our guests, pets are not permitted within the gondola cabins or summit building. Service animals are welcome in all areas of the Banff Gondola when accompanied by their owners. *Appropriate accreditation must be presented on site. Emotional support animals are not permitted.

Nightrise Hours

  Last Ride Up
December 2 – January 8  Daily, 5 PM – 10 PM 8:30 PM
January 9 – March 11 Sunday – Thursday, 5 PM – 9 PM
Friday & Saturday, 5 PM – 10 PM
7:30 PM
8:30 PM
March 12 – 31 Thursday, 5 PM – 9 PM
Friday – Sunday, 5 PM – 10 PM
7:30 PM
8:30 PM
  • Last ride down: 10 minutes prior to close.
  • Purchasing tickets in advance is highly recommended.
  • Hours subject to change without notice. GST not included. Attraction tickets are refundable up to 48 hours in advance.
  • Pets are welcome and encouraged to explore all trails and outdoor areas of the Banff Gondola, however due to the safety and comfort of all our guests, pets are not permitted within the gondola cabins or summit building. Service animals are welcome in all areas of the Banff Gondola when accompanied by their owners. *Appropriate accreditation must be presented on site. Emotional support animals are not permitted.

Sky Bistro Hours

November 23 – December 17 Lunch, Daily: 11 AM – 2 PM
Dinner, Wed – Sun: 4 PM – 9 PM
December 18 – January 8 Lunch, Daily: 11 AM – 2 PM
Dinner, Daily: 4 PM – 9 PM
January 9 – March 12 Lunch, Wednesday – Sunday: 11 AM – 2 PM
Dinner, Wednesday – Sunday: 4 PM – 9 PM
March 13 – April 9 Lunch, Daily: 11 AM – 2 PM
Dinner, Daily: 4 PM – 9 PM
  • Last seating for lunch: 30 minutes prior to close
  • Last seating for dinner: 90 minutes prior to close
  • Hours subject to change without notice. GST not included. Attraction tickets are refundable up to 48 hours in advance.

Northern Lights Hours

November 23 – December 17 Buffet, Monday – Friday: 11 AM – 8 PM
Buffet, Saturday – Sunday: 10 AM – 8 PM
December 18 – December 31 Buffet, Daily: 10 AM – 8 PM
January 1 – March 12 Buffet, Daily: 12 PM – 8 PM
March 13 – April 9 Buffet, Monday – Friday: 11 AM – 8 PM
Buffet, Saturday – Sunday: 10 AM – 8 PM
  • Last seating for lunch: 30 minutes prior to close.
  • Last seating for dinner: 90 minuts prior to close.
  • Hours subject to change without notice. GST not included. Attraction tickets are refundable up to 48 hours in advance.

Getting to the Banff Gondola

The Banff Gondola is located at the base of Sulphur Mountain at the end of Mountain Avenue in Banff, Alberta in the heart of the Canadian Rockies.

ROAM TRANSIT LOCAL ROUTE 1
The Banff Gondola is serviced year-round by Bow Valley ROAM Transit Services. Buses run regularly, with stops along Banff Avenue. Contact ROAM Transit for information at roamtransit.com.
$2/ RIDE | $1/ SENIORS & AGES 6-13

DRIVING DIRECTIONS
From Banff Ave, travel south to the end, turn left after the bridge onto Spray Ave. Stay right onto Mountain Ave and follow that to the end where you will find the Banff Gondola parking lot. Please note parking at the Banff Gondola is very limited.


Now open nightly until March 31, 2023

Experience an evening of wonder at the top this winter at the Banff Gondola.

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