Genting Cable Car Operating Hours

Genting Cable Car Operating Hours | Timings, Best Time to Visit & More

The Genting Cable Car is an aerial gondola lift system that takes visitors up to the Genting Highlands. There are two cable car routes that travel this route, the Awana SkyWay, and the Genting SkyWay.

The Genting Highlands is a resort development in Pahang, Malaysia filled with hotels, casinos, malls, and theme parks. Located just 35 km away from Kuala Lumpur, it is a popular weekend getaway from the city.

Genting Cable Car Operating Hours

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genting cable car operating hours

Note: The Genting SkyWay is usually closed while Awana SkyWay is in operation and runs when the Awana SkyWay is under maintenance. The two systems take turns to serve customers.

What is the Best Time to Take the Genting Cable Car?

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The Genting Highlands experience the mildest weather between November and April.

If you want to get the best and clearest views of the surrounding mountains from the cable car, try to go on a ride in the morning before 10 AM when the weather is clear.

If you are hoping to catch the sunset, go during the late afternoon or early evening, between 5 and 7 PM.

How Long Does the Genting Cable Car Take?

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Awana SkyWay

The ride from the start point to the end takes 10 minutes, uninterrupted. 

It covers 2.4 kilometers at a speed of 21.6 km/h.

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Genting SkyWay

The cable car ride takes about 15 minutes, depending on weather conditions.

The ride covers 3.3 kilometers at a speed of 21.6 km/h.

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Genting Cable Car Location

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Awana SkyWay Address: Level 4, Awana SkyCentral, 69000 Genting Highlands, Bentong, Pahang, Malaysia

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  • Awana SkyWay starts from Awana Station. It is situated on Level 4 of Awana SkyCentral in Pahang.

Genting SkyWay Address: Genting SkyWay, Gohting Jaya, 48200 Batang Kali, Genting Highlands, Selangor, Malaysia

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  • The Genting SkyWay starts from Gohtong Jaya township in the Genting Highlands, which is, about 51 km from Kuala Lumpur.

All Your Questions About the Genting Cable Car Operating Hours Answered

Q. What is the Genting Cable Car operating hours?

A. The Awana SkyWay operates from 7 AM – 10 PM, while the Genting SkyWay runs from 7:30 AM – 12 AM.

Q. Until what time is the Genting Cable Car open?

A. The Awana SkyWay is open until 10 PM, while the Genting SkyWay runs until midnight.

Q. Are the Genting SkyWay and Awana SkyWay operating hours different?

A. Yes, the Awana SkyWay operates from 7 AM – 10 PM, while the Genting SkyWay runs from 7:30 AM – 12 AM.

Q. When is the Genting Cable Car closed?

A. The Awana SkyWay closes at 10 PM, while the Genting SkyWay runs until midnight.

Q. What’s the best time to visit the Genting Cable Car?

A. The best time to visit the Genting Highlands is between the months of November and April. To get the best views of the mountains, try to go on the cable car ride in the early morning before 10 AM. But, if you are hoping to catch the sunset, go during the early evening between 5 and 6:30 PM.

Q. Is the Genting Cable Car open to visitors?

A. Yes the Genting Cable Car is open to visitors after COVID-19 closures.

Q. At what time does the Genting Cable Car have fewer crowds?

A. The Genting Cable Car has fewer crowds in the morning, before 10 AM.

Q. How long does it take to ride the Genting Cable Car?

A. The Awana SkyWay takes 10 minutes, while the Genting SkyWay takes 15 minute.

Q. How fast is the Genting Cable Car?

A. The Genting Cable Car operates at a speed of 6 meters per second (21.6 km/h)

Q. Where can I book a ticket to the Genting Cable Car?

A. Yes, you can buy Genting cable car tickets online here.