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 and Mandatory Masks Crowd-Free Comfort and Mandatory Masks
  • 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

June 18–20

Banff Gondola Daily: 10 AM – 9 PM*
Sky Bistro Lunch: 11 AM – 3:30 PM
Dinner: 4:30 PM – 9 PM
Northern Light Alpine Kitchen Daily: 11 AM – 6 PM
Peak Patio Daily: 12 PM – 5 PM
Weather dependent
Castle Mountain Coffee Co. Monday–Thursday: 11 AM – 5 PM
Friday–Sunday: 10 AM – 5 PM
Starbucks Sunday–Thursday: 9:30 AM – 6 PM
Friday–Saturday: 9:30 AM – 7 PM
Lower Retail Shop Daily: 10 AM – 9 PM
Upper Retail Shop Daily: 10 AM – 9 PM

Starting June 21

Banff Gondola Daily: 10 AM – 9 PM*
Sky Bistro Monday – Wednesday: 4 PM – 9 PM**
Thursday –Sunday: 11 AM – 9 PM**
Northern Light Alpine Kitchen Daily: 11 AM – 6 PM
Peak Patio Daily: 12 PM – 5 PM
Weather dependent
Castle Mountain Coffee Co. Monday–Thursday: 11 AM – 5 PM
Friday–Sunday: 10 AM – 5 PM
Starbucks Sunday–Thursday: 9:30 AM – 6 PM
Friday–Saturday: 9:30 AM – 7 PM
Lower Retail Shop Daily: 10 AM – 9 PM
Upper Retail Shop Daily: 10 AM – 9 PM
  • *Last ride up: 30 minutes prior to close
  • *Last ride down: at closing time
  • **Last seating: 90 minutes before 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.

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/ 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.


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