Suspension monorail news

WSW bans e-scooters

The WSW bans electric pedal rollers on its buses and the suspension railroad

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WDR Westart in the Schwebodrom

The WDR presented the Schwebodrom in Wuppertal in a detailed report.

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75 years of Wuppertaler Stadtwerke

we congratulate you with a new suspension railway model!

Wuppertaler Stadtwerke is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year. There is a new suspension railway model to mark the occasion!

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Suspension railway model "75 years of WSW"

The Schwebodrom has opened!

The great suspension railway experience in three stations opened its doors on 21.10.2023!

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WSW successfully completes modernization of Schwebebahn elevator

WSW has completed its modernization of the elevator systems at the suspension railway stations. Find out more about this important improvement to the public transport network in Wuppertal.

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The Oberbarmen suspension railway station

New speed – new timetable!

starting April 17th

With higher speed and a new timetable to faster journeys!

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Pre-sale DeutschlandTicket

On April 3rd, 2023, the sale begins!

The DeutschlandTicket launches as a public transport subscription that allows for nationwide use of all local transportation.

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60 km/h will be possible again!

The suspension railway will soon be allowed to go faster!

After long and elaborate preparations, the speed limit of the suspension railway will soon be raised again.

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The suspension railway as a Christmas gift:

our suspension railway models

Give your loved ones a gift for the festive season with the Wuppertal landmark.... in miniature for your own living room!

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The Schwebebahn Stories

on Radio Wuppertal

Every Thursday interesting, astonishing and amusing facts about our suspension railway - presented by WSW and Radio Wuppertal.

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The new book with hiking routes around the suspension railroad!

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Last Minute Trip Ideas

for the second half of the summer holidays

The summer holidays are slowly coming to an end. Here are some tips to fill the last two weeks with action!

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Die Schwebebahn im Herbst

Mandatory masks

in buses and the suspension railroad!

WSW mobil points out that there is still a mask obligation for passengers in buses and the suspension railroad!

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Station Ohligsmühle Außenansicht

Schwebebahnlauf 2022

The 10th Schwebebahnlauf goes Hybrid

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current information

The state, associations and transport companies are working hard to implement the 9-Euro-Ticket. We have summarized the information currently available for you.

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Taking E-Scooters on the Suspension Railroad

From 28.3.2022, e-scooters will be allowed on the Schwebebahn. Find out about the requirements here!

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Station Vohwinkel

The LEGO Suspension Railway model...

... may soon become reality!

Designed by a student from Wuppertal, the project "LEGO Suspension Railway" is only lacking a few votes to take the next step!

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50th anniversary University of Wuppertal

we are celebrating with a new suspension railway model!

The "Bergische Universität Wuppertal" turns 50 years old this year! To celebrate this special anniversary, the WSW have released a new special model of the suspension railway.

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Welcome to the new year!

After a turbulent year 2021 for Wuppertal and the Schwebebahn, we are looking forward to an exciting new year 2022.

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The Schwebebahn year 2021 in review!

2021 was an eventful and exciting year for the people of Wuppertal and their suspension railway. The second half of the year was particularly busy!

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The Engels Year: a retrospect

On Nov. 28, 2021, the Engels Year came to an end. We look back on a year full of celebrations!

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Protection Against Corona

3G rule for public transport cancelled

The nationwide regulation for the use of local public transport has been in effect since today.

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50 Years of "Show with the Mouse"

we are celebrating with a new suspension railway model!

The mouse is 50 years old! To celebrate this special event, the WSW have released a new special model of the suspension railway.

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Engels-Haus finally reopens!

After extensive renovations, Engels-Haus opens its doors to the pubic again!

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Engels Haus outside view

New Audio Guides

for the Suspension Railway!

Just in time for the return to the regular schedule of the Wuppertal Suspension Railway, Wuppertal Marketing and WSW have launched audio guides for the whole route of the “Schwebebahn”. Whether you are a seasoned Wuppertal citizen or a globetrotter visiting Wuppertal for the first time, the audio guides provide interesting facts for everyone.

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Wuppertal: One of the Top 20 Travel Destinations...

...Thanks to the Schwebebahn!

In January 2020 CNN Travel posted an article ranking the 20 best travel destinations of the year. Of course, the year didn’t see much recreational travel and so this report is now more relevant than ever, with folks burning to explore new places again.

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The „Schwebebahn“ is Running Again!

The day is finally here: the suspension railway will resume its regular schedule and drive every day of the week again, starting as soon as August!

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