Pursuit's Covid Safety Promise is our commitment to the safety and well-being of our guests and staff. Through this program, we will ensure that everyone feels safe at our experiences so that the power of our places can shine through.

Learn More here

The Banff Gondola is closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays this fall.


October 13 – December 17

Banff Gondola Thur–Mon: 11 AM – 8 PM*
Tue–Wed: Closed
Sky Bistro Thur–Mon: 11 AM – 8 PM**
Tue–Wed: Closed
Castle Mountain Coffee Co. Thur–Mon: 12 PM – 5 PM
Tue–Wed: Closed
Northern Lights Alpine Kitchen Closed for the season
Peak Patio Closed for the season

December 17 – January 9

Banff Gondola Daily: 11 AM – 8 PM*
Sky Bistro Daily: 11 AM – 8 PM**
Castle Mountain Coffee Co. Daily: 12 PM – 5 PM**
Northern Lights Alpine Kitchen Closed for the season
Peak Patio Closed for the season
  • *Last ride up: 30 minutes prior to close
  • *Last ride down: at closing time
  • **Last seating at Sky Bistro: 3 PM for lunch, 6:30 PM for dinner.
  • Last call for food and drinks at Peak Patio: 30 minutes prior to close.
  • Purchasing tickets in advance is highly recommended.
  • Hours subject to change without notice. GST not included. Attraction tickets are non-refundable.
  • 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.

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

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.

back to top