Swiss skiing in CorvatschWinter Sports in Corvatsch

Ski and snowboard 120 km of piste in Corvatsch between 1797-3303m


orvatsch is served by a cable car from Surlej, near Silvaplana and only a few minutes by bus or car from St Moritz. It gives access to the highest slope in the Eastern Alps, and some spectacular runs over the Engadine valley. It also connects to the Furtschellas slopes, served by cable car from just outside Sils (Segl). There is also a black run back down to St Moritz Bad off Corvatsch. As well as the regular bus services in the valley, which are covered by the ski pass and service the base stations, courtesy buses also run from Silvaplana and Sils to the base stations. Ski school starts from the nursery slopes near the cable car station in Surlej.

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Getting There

By Public Transport

The best destination to access the downhill slopes by public transport in this ski area is Surlej, Corvatschbahn. Take bus #1 from St Moritz station bus stop, adjacent to front of train, to Surlej Corvatschbahn. The resort operates the Snow'n'Rail scheme, providing a discount on the combined travel ticket and lift pass. Click here for details of the Swiss Railways discount scheme.

  • From Basel the least travel time is 4 hrs 50 mins with as few as 2 changes going via Chur / St Moritz.

By Road

Please refer to a map and check local conditions for accurate routing information.

  • The road distance from Zurich is around 205 km and the journey time is roughly 2 hrs 37 mins.
  • The road distance from Basel is around 290 km and the journey time is roughly 3 hrs 28 mins.
  • The road distance from Berne is around 330 km and the journey time is roughly 3 hrs 53 mins.
  • The road distance from Geneva is around 483 km and the journey time is roughly 5 hrs 23 mins.

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Nearby Resorts

Nearby destinations in the region include Celerina, Corviglia, Diavolezza, Pontresina, Sils, Silvaplana, St Moritz and Zuoz

Weather Outlook

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Piste Map for Corvatsch

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