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Funicular de Artxanda

Funicular de Artxanda S. A., is a Mercantile Society totally owned by his “Excellency the Municipality of Bilbao” being managed by the Board of Directors formed by the member of all the political party, that has their own representation, and having the General Meeting, the Plenum of the City Council.

The funicular connect to the Plaza del Funicular, alongside with the Paseo del Campo Volantín, with Artxanda Mountain.

As well as running the funicular railway service, the company also runs the La Salve lift (La Salve bridge), the Padre Arrupe footbridge lift beside Deusto University, the Plaza del Funicular lift, the Prim lifts (Santutxu quarter), the Betolaza Ring Road lift and the lift linking the Amétzola area with Calle Batalla de Padura.


It unite the Plaza Funicular, located at Castaños Street, parallel to Paseo del Campo Volantin with Mountain Artxanda. From where one can contemplate the whole wonderful panoramic view of the Ville of Bilbao and the mouth of River of Bilbao.


 On Sundays and bank holidays it runs from 8.15 a.m. to 10.00 pm. and later in the summer months (June, July, August and September), when it runs until 11.00 p.m.

The funicular departs every 15 minutes except at rush hour times, when trips are more frequent to clear the stations.

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