Car park

High-altitude restaurant
in Chetzeron

Chetzeron: how to get here?

Unique location at 2112 meters above sea-level

High-altitude hotel restaurant in Crans-Montana, Chetzeron is located at 2,112 meters, on the top of the ski slopes and hiking trails. Our establishment is reachable on foot, by ski or snowboard from the top of the Cry d'Err cable car.

We put at the disposal of our guests a shuttle service (hours defined): tracked vehicles in winter, 4x4 in summer.

The road which leads to Chetzeron is an outstanding experience in itself. Let yourself be tempted by an unforgettable adventure!

Transport Timetables

During summer:

As the Cry d'Er ski lifts are closed, we organize 4x4 shuttles between Chetzeron and the Plan-Mayens car park located at the "Crans s.s. Plan Mayens" bus stop. Plans-Mayens

Two ways to check-in:

Arrival with your own car: park at the free Plan-Mayens car park and reserve your seats in one of our 4x4 vehicles at :12h00 / 13h00 / 15h30 / 17h00 / 18h10 / 19h10 / 20h10 / 22h10 / 23h10


Drop your luggage at the reception of the hotel Etrier (Rue du Pas-de-l'Ours 31, 3963 Crans-Montana) then park at the Plan-Mayens car park and get on by your own means, by foot or by bike.

Arrival with public transport : until 16:25,  take the Arnouva cable car (free of charge) and leave your luggage to the cable car staff on arrival. From there you can go up by foot or by bike while we collect your luggage. We can also take you to the hotel with one of our 4x4 vehicles that goes by Arnouva's cable car arrival at : 12h10 / 13h10 / 15h40.

You can drop your luggage at gondola station, our driver will pick them up and bring it to the hotel.

In the evening, we pick you up at the Crans - Cry d'Er car park Crans Cry d'er (32 route des téléphériques) at : 18h00 / 19h00 / 20h00 / 22h00 / 23h00.   Please book your seats in advance as they are limited.             

Uphill for our restaurant guest from the parking  Plans-Mayens:

  • 6:10 pm
  • 7:10 pm
  • 8:10 pm 

Downhill for our hotel and restaurant guest to the parking  Plans-Mayens and  Crans Cry d'er :

  • 5:30 pm
  • 6:30 pm
  • 7:30 pm 
  • 9:30 pm
  • 10:30 pm
  • 11:30 pm 

How to get here?

By car

Take the motorway A9 up to the 28-Sierre-West exit.

Then follow the direction Crans-Montana.  


Winter and summer, a shuttle service is at your disposal between the station and Chetzeron.

GPS Coordinates

Decimal degrees:
Latitude: 46.326602 ; Longitude: 7.466820
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds:
46° 19 '35.8 " N / 7° 28 '00.6 "E

By train

16 km from Sierre train station and 23 km from Sion train station

Plan your journey

By plane

180 km from geneva airport:
Taxis and car rental available on site.

30 km from Sion airport:
Taxis and car rental available on site. 


Distances in km between Crans-Montana and:


16 km


76 km


23 km


178 km


90 km


184 km


95 km

Milan Malpensa

200 km


120 km


300 km