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The Faito cableway

Cableway

La Faito cableway it is a bifune plant to go and come that connects Mount Faito with the municipality of Castellammare di Stabia and is managed by the EAV, the Autonomous Body of Volturno.

It was opened for the first time in the 1952 and its function has always been predominantly of type tourist. Excellent from a strategic point of view as it is very close to the Naples-Sorrento line of the Circumvesuviana.

After closing the 1988, followed by a reopening in the 1990 and one new closure in the 2012, the Faito cableway has reopened to the public the 4 May 2016, after major maintenance and redevelopment work.

It can carry 35 people simultaneously and employs 8 minutes to travel the route.

It will be active up to 11 November 2018, for the moment.

The cable car timetables

The Faito cableways are frequented from morning to afternoon, according to the following timetable:

From April 2 to July 14 and September 17 to 11 November 2018

9: 35 - 9: 50 - 10: 05 - 10: 35 - 11: 05 - 11: 35 - 12: 05 - 12: 35 - 13: 05 - 13: 35 - 14: 05 - 14: 25 - 14: 45 - 15: 05 - 15: 35 - 15: 55 - 16: 15 - 16: 25

From July to 15 16 September 2018

8: 25 - 9: 05 - 9: 50 - 10: 15 - 10: 35 - 10: 50 - 11: 05 - 11: 45 - 12: 05 - 12: 35 - 13: 05 - 13: 35 - 14: 05 - 14: 35 - 15: 05 - 15: 25 - 15: 45 - 16: 05 - 16: 35 - 16: 55 - 17: 15 - 17: 25 - 17: 45 - 18: 05 - 18: 35 - 19: 05 - 19: 25 - 19: 45 - 20: 05 - 20: 15

From 12 to 19 August 2018 the time will be extended with the following races:

Climb: 19: 35 - 20: 15 - 20: 55 - 21: 35
Descent: 19: 55 - 20: 35 - 21: 15 - 21: 55

From the August 20 to the September 16, the schedule will be subject to the following variations:

Only uphill: 19: 25 and 20: 05
Only downhill: 19: 45 and 20: 15

Extension from November 17 to 6 January 2019

Only on Saturday and Sunday the timetable will be extended:
Saturday 17-Sunday 18 November | Saturday 24-Sunday 25 November | Saturday 1-Sunday 2 December

9: 10 - 9: 30 - 9: 50 - 10: 10 - 10: 30 - 10: 50 - 11: 10 - 11: 30 - 11: 50 - 12: 10 - 12: 30 - 12: 50 - 13: 10 - 13: 50 - 14: 30 - 15: 10 - 15: 30 - 15: 50 - 16: 10 (ascent only) - 16: 30 (descent only) - 16: 50 (ascent only) - 17: 10 ( downhill only) - 17: 30 (uphill only) - 17: 50 (downhill only) - 18: 05 (uphill only) - 18: 15 (downhill only)

Prices

To make a journey, the cost of the ticket varies depending on the type:

  • ticket roundtrip integer: 8 € | Residents: 5 €
  • return ticket during 18: 3 €
  • ticket single journey: 5, 50€
  • subscription monthly: 45 €
  • trasporto bicycle: 1 €

How to get to the Faito cableway

Address

The cable car is located near the Castellammare della Circumvesuviana stop.

Contact details

EAV website

Directions to arrive

  • By car: take the A3 highway and take the Castellammare di Stabia exit. Continue on the 145 SS and take the exit towards Vico Equense. At this point, take Via Raffaele Bosco / SS269 and Via Faito towards Via della Funivia.
  • On the train: get to the Garibaldi station in Naples and from there take the Sorrento-Naples line of the Circumvesuviana. Get off at the Castellammare stop and take the cable car.

Latest news on the Faito cableway

The Faito cableway

The Faito cableway is a bifune system to go and come that connects Mount Faito with the town of Castellammare di Stabia and is managed by the EAV, the Autonomous Body of Volturno.
Address: Near the Circumvesuviana stop at Castellammare
City: Castellammare di Stabia
Region: Campania
Nation: Italy
Coordinates: 40.695095,14.482588
Hours for visitors (updated to 14 November 2018):
    Ticket price for visitors (updated to 14 November 2018):
    • Round trip | 8€
    • Residents return | 5€
    • Single stroke | 5.5€
    • Monthly subscription | 45€
    • Bicycle transport | 1€
    Types of payment accepted: cash,

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