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Schruns

Schruns Ski Resort Guide

Schruns, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length40km25 miles
Highest Lift1,300m4,265ft
Resort Height700m2,297ft
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Friedrichshafen
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Schruns

The Austrian ski resort of Schruns is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 700m2,297ft, with 40km25 miles of marked runs.

Summary

Schruns has direct access to 40km25 miles of downhill skiing, with 14 marked pistes, served by a total of 11 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Skiing

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snowboarding

Schruns offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Schruns.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Schruns is 12km7 miles long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Schruns?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm1in, expected on 5 December, with around 6cm2in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Schruns Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 35km22 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 49km30 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
1056km35 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 1 
Downhill
Total Length
40km25 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
13km8 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
11

Altitudes

Schruns Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,300m4,265ft
Lowest Piste700m2,297ft
Resort Altitude (Schruns)700m2,297ft
Max Vertical600m1,969ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Schruns
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Ski Hire in Schruns

Ski Hire Shops in Schruns.

For more information, see our page about Schruns Ski Hire.

Location and Map

Where is Schruns?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Silbertal, Bludenz.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Schruns is St. Gallen-Altenrhein, 48 minutes drive away.

Friedrichshafen, Innsbruck Airport, Memmingen, Zurich, Munich, Stuttgart, Basel, Lugano and Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg airports are all within three hours drive.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 11 ski lifts are able to uplift 14,400 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 14km9 miles of ski runs, with 25 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Schruns open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Mid April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Schruns, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Tourist Office Website for the latest.

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