Plan Your Visit to Genting Cable Car

The Genting Cable Car is a must-visit attraction for anyone travelling to Genting Highlands in Malaysia. With our Genting cable car tickets which offer breathtaking views of the surrounding rainforest and mountains, making it a favourite among nature enthusiasts and photographers. The ride itself is approximately 3.4 kilometres long and takes about 10-15 minutes one way, giving you plenty of time to enjoy the scenery.

The cable car system consists of two stations: the lower station at Gohtong Jaya and the upper station at the peak of Genting Highlands. At the top of the hill, visitors can explore the SkyAvenue shopping mall and entertainment complex, which features a wide range of shops, restaurants, and attractions. You can also visit the nearby Chin Swee Caves Temple, a beautiful Buddhist temple that offers stunning views of the surrounding landscape. The Genting Cable Car is a safe and secure mode of transportation, equipped with safety bars and emergency brakes. The system also has a backup power supply in case of a power outage. While riding the cable car, be sure to hold on to the safety bar and enjoy the stunning views.

Opening Hours of Genting Cable Car
Opening Hours of Genting Cable Car
  • The cable car operates daily from 7:00 am to midnight.
  • The first cable car ride from the lower station starts at 7:00 am.
  • The last cable car ride from the lower station departs at 11:30 pm.
  • The last cable car ride from the upper station departs at midnight.
  • The cable car operates every day of the year, including public holidays and weekends.
  • During peak hours and holidays, the cable car system may operate at a higher frequency to accommodate the increased number of visitors.

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Best Time to Visit Cable Car Genting
Best Time to Visit
  • Weekdays: Visit the Genting Cable Car during weekdays to avoid the crowds that flock to the area during weekends.
  • Early Morning: The early morning is the best time to ride the cable car if you want to beat the crowds and enjoy the stunning views in peace.
  • Late Afternoon: Late afternoon is also a great time to visit as the crowds tend to thin out, and the golden hour light enhances the beauty of the surrounding landscape.
  • Off-Peak Hours: Visit during off-peak hours such as during lunchtime or after dinner, when there are fewer visitors.
  • Cooler Months: The weather in Genting Highlands is generally cooler than in other parts of Malaysia, but the coolest months are between November and February. This is a great time to visit and enjoy the crisp mountain air and pleasant weather.
  • Festive Seasons: During festive seasons such as Chinese New Year, Christmas or Deepavali, the area is beautifully decorated, and there are plenty of festive activities and entertainment on offer. However, be prepared for larger crowds during these times.

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Cable Car Stations

Cable Car Stations

Awana SkyWay Stations:

  • Awana Station: Situated at the base, Awana Station is the starting point for the Genting Cable Car. Surrounded by lush greenery, it offers a tranquil beginning to the ascent, with convenient access to the Awana Genting Highlands Golf & Country Resort.
  • Chin Swee Station: The mid-point Chin Swee Station provides a captivating pause, boasting panoramic views. It serves as an intermediate stop for visitors to explore the Chin Swee Caves Temple and relish the scenic beauty before continuing the journey.
  • SkyAvenue Station: The highest point, SkyAvenue Station crowns Genting Highlands. It grants access to the SkyAvenue Mall, a vibrant hub offering shopping, dining, and entertainment. The station provides a spectacular finale to the cable car ride with sweeping vistas.

Genting Cable Car Stations:

  • Gohtong Jaya Station: Nestled in the charming town of Gohtong Jaya, this station serves as a gateway to the Genting Highlands Cable Car experience. Visitors can embark on their journey to the mountain resort from here, surrounded by the scenic beauty of the foothills and convenient access to nearby attractions.
  • Resort Hotel Station: The Resort Hotel Station is strategically positioned, offering convenient access to the resort hotels in Genting Highlands. Serving as a vital transportation hub, this station provides guests with a seamless transition between the cable car experience and the luxurious accommodations nestled in the highlands' misty ambience.

How To Reach

-By Car: People by car should get on the expressway E8 and later take an exit from passage 803 A to proceed towards Awana Central.

-By Taxi: Taxis are readily available in the Genting Highlands, Kuala Lumpur, to the Awana SkyCentral. However, tourists must remember the extra luggage charges and midnight surcharges.

-By Bus: The Genting Express Bus Service can reach the Genting Highlands and Awana Bus Station. This bus departs from both KL Sentral and Pudu Sentral in Kuala Lumpur.

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