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World-famous landmark - not to be missed!

The suspension monorail (the "Schwebebahn") with its swift train service is not only a landmark and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Panioann77
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Larnaca, Cyprus
A part of Wuppertal, and not to be missed!

The Wuppertal Suspension Railway - or the Schwebebahn - is the key transport operation in this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jason R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The suspension monorail (the "Schwebebahn") with its swift train service is not only a landmark and historical monument but has been Wuppertal's indispensable means of transport since its inauguration in 1901. 85,000 passengers use it daily to travel through the city without the problems of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Wuppertal Suspension Railway - or the Schwebebahn - is the key transport operation in this small German city, but whilst it may look small, and perhaps "quaint" it is a great way of getting around Wuppertal. As a first time user of the railway...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not only is the Schwebebahn great to look at, it is great to look from. It roughly follows the local S-bahn line between Dusseldorf and Hagen, but stops more frequently. It glides over the river and, at the Vohwinkel end, above a street at the...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2018

It's been on my to do list a long time, finally made it. This is a very unusual way to travel, suspended above a river and city streets, but it is very sensible actually.

Thank Haddaway
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Wuppertal has a uique transport mean, and I'm always astonished to hear most people outside of Germany have never heard of it. The best way to discover it is a day-trip from busy and thrilling Düsseldorf or Köln, and the price of a dayticket from...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2018

Very reliable and easy to use, clear mapping and comfortable seating with fantastic views. My only gripe was the ticket machines did not take 20 Euro note so I needed to find change before I could travel (with a valid ticket) day tickets for 1...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Just simply a phrase: you must go there! Amazing wiews, economical prices and very good service. A symbol of wuppertal

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

I have been curious about the 'Schwebebahn' for a number of years, so having the chance to try it on our touring holiday was not to be missed. It is an interesting experience and noticeable for the fact that it is a key part of...More

Thank Ray H
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Travel over the river in a unique suspension railway. The day we went it was quite crowded in the central part but plenty of space more on the outskirts. Not an absolute must do, but if in the area worth checking out. As an aside,...More

1  Thank Ballymoss18
Reviewed 21 August 2018

The Wuppertal schwebebahn (suspension railway) is an exceptionally unique and rare railway system, that has no comparable type anywhere in the world, it is in daily use, as a mass transport service, and for anyone interested in train systems and / or engineering it as...More

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sophiaang
9 July 2018|
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Response from Trevor D | Reviewed this property |
Not that I was aware of. Bear in mind that this is an urban railway for short distance commuting so I doubt there will be any. however the main line Deutschebahn Wuppertal Station is 200m away. This was being renovated when... More
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mallard22
13 June 2018|
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Response from Ena1971 | Reviewed this property |
You can get an audio guide in English language: You find it on the homepage of Wuppertal and Tourismus (tourism)
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Schwanheimer
8 April 2018|
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Response from JERSEYGROWN | Reviewed this property |
I wondered this also because I had luggage. Every station stop had two ways of reaching and exiting the railway platforms. 1. A set of steps rather high in some cases, 2. Also an elevator / lift that a person in a... More
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