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Public-images-osm logo.svg aerialway = gondola
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An aerialway where the cabins go around in a circle. Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Rendering in OSM Carto
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Group: Aerialways
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesmay be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: de facto

A gondola. A Gondola is an aerialway where the cabins go around in a circle. The cabins are usually smaller than cabins of a cable car. Usual maximum occupancy is 4, 6 or 8 persons per cabin.

How to map

Draw a way way along the route of the cable, and set this aerialway=gondola tag on this way.

Tags to use in combination

Additional features

Position nodes node at either end of the cable. These nodes might be tagged with aerialway=station

Or you can draw the building, and add the tag aerialway=station.

If you know the position you can also map support pylons by positioning nodes node in the middle of the way, with the tag aerialway=pylon.


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Similar tags

aerialway=cable_car - A cable car run. Aerial tramways that are just one pair of big cars that go in alternating directions. The cabins are usually bigger than gondola cabins.