Panoramic elevator connecting Pfaffenthal and Ville-Haute

Opening times

The elevator connecting Pfaffenthal to Ville-Haute is open 7 days a week from 5:45 to 1:00.


The elevator is out of service once a month (from 9:00 onwards) to perform the monthly maintenance prescribed by the Grand Ducal Regulation of 25 October 1999 on elevators.

Dates for monthly maintenance work:

  • 05.12.2022
  • 02.01.2023
  • 06.02.2023
  • 06.03.2023
  • 03.04.2023
  • 08.05.2023
  • 05.06.2023
  • 03.07.2023
  • 07.08.2023
  • 18.09.2023
  • 02.10.2023
  • 06.11.2023
  • 04.12.2023

The elevator will be up and running once again at 5:45 the following day.

Capacity and access

This ultra-modern, panoramic elevator travels a distance of 60 m in 30 seconds, allowing cyclists, pedestrians, people with reduced mobility and people with pushchairs to travel quickly and easily between Ville Haute and Pfaffenthal.

With a capacity of five cyclists and ten pedestrians, the cabin can carry a payload of 5,000 kg.

The elevator can be accessed from

  • Pescatore Park in Ville Haute and
  • Rue du Pont in Pfaffenthal.

The Grund elevator

The elevator that connects the Plateau du Saint-Esprit (courthouse complex) and the Grund is the fastest way for pedestrians and cyclists to travel between the upper and lower parts of town.

Hours of operation

Sunday–Thursday: 6:30–2:00
Friday and Saturday: 6:30–4:00