Tours

Zürs - Flexenpass

A comfortable and well prepared winter hiking trail leads you over a high plateau to the Flexenpass (1.773m).
Tour-Quickfacts
Tour-Quickfacts
Difficulty
easy
Distance
2,5 km
Duration
00:40h
Ascent
63m
Descent
96m
Starting from the Trittkopfbahn, follow the path towards the Flexenpass, which is perfectly adapted to the terrain. The southern orientation of the path and the many rest benches invite you to take a break and enjoy the sunset. After a generous loop, you return to Zürs am Arlberg on the same path.

Details

Difficulty easy
Technique
      
Stamina
      
Experience
      
Landscape
      
Highest point 1773 m
Lowest point 1715 m
Best time of year
Jan Feb Mär Apr Mai Jun
Jul Aug Sep Okt Nov Dez

Our map

Zürs - Flexenpass
Safety information

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Turn-by-turn directions

Starting from the Trittkopfbahn, follow the path towards the Flexenpass, which is perfectly adapted to the terrain. The southern orientation of the path and the many rest benches invite you to take a break and enjoy the sunset. After a generous loop, you return to Zürs am Arlberg on the same path.

Public transport

Take the train to Langen am Arlberg or St. Anton am Arlberg station. From there, buses (no. 91 +92) run at regular intervals to Lech Zürs am Arlberg.

Getting there

From Germany: Take the A 96 to Bregenz from there on the A14 to Bludenz, continue on the S16 to the Lech Zürs am Arlberg exit. Follow the B197 to Alpe Rauz, turn left here onto the B198. Through the Flexengalerie and over the Flexenpass you reach Lech Zürs am Arlberg.

From Switzerland: Via the A13 and the Feldkirch, Hohenems or Lustenau border crossing onto the A14 as far as Bludenz. Continue on the S16 until the exit Lech Zürs am Arlberg. Follow the B197 to Alpe Rauz, turn left here onto the B198. Through the Flexengalerie and over the Flexenpass you reach Lech Zürs am Arlberg.

From Austria: Take the Inntal motorway A12 and then the S16 to the St. Anton am Arlberg exit (Arlbergpass). Follow the B197 first through St. Anton, then through St. Christoph and over the Arlberg Pass to Alpe Rauz. Turn right here onto the B198. Through the Flexengalerie and over the Flexenpass you reach Lech Zürs am Arlberg.

Parking

You can park your car either directly with your host or in one of the free day parking spaces in Lech Zürs am Arlberg. The free ski bus will then take you to the desired starting point on site.

Equipment

Sturdy shoes, warm clothes and bus schedule.