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Airolo

Airolo Ski Resort Guide

Airolo, Switzerland

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length30km19 miles
Highest Lift2,075m6,808ft
Resort Height1,142m3,747ft
 Nearest AirportsLugano and Zurich
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Airolo

The Swiss ski resort of Airolo is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,142m3,747ft, with 30km19 miles of marked runs.

Summary

Airolo has direct access to 30km19 miles of downhill skiing, with 9 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,075m6,808ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

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

Snowboarding

Airolo is highly rated by Snowboarders and there is a Snow Park in Airolo.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Airolo is 4km2 miles long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Airolo?

The next notable snow forecast is 9cm3in, expected on 1 February, with around 45cm18in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Airolo Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 4 14km9 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 14km9 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 1 2km1 miles
Downhill
Total Length
30km19 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
30km19 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
7

Altitudes

Airolo Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,075m6,808ft
Lowest Piste1,165m3,822ft
Resort Altitude (Airolo)1,142m3,747ft
Max Vertical933m3,061ft

Ratings & Suitability

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

Location and Map

Where is Airolo?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Leventina, Ticino.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Airolo is Lugano, 58 minutes drive away.

Zurich, Milan Malpensa, Milan Linate, Basel, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Bergamo, Berne, St. Gallen-Altenrhein and Brescia airports are all within three hours drive.

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 6,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 25km16 miles of ski runs,.

Season Dates

When is Airolo open?

 Closes : 10 April 2023.

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

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