The Wochenkarte (Weekly Ticket) is valid on 7 consecutive days. Up to 3 children under the age of 7 can ride along for free. The Wochenkarte is transferable. In price level 8 they are valid for the entire network, which means they can be used beyond the indicated route for the entire NVV region.
(B) KasselPlus comprises: City of Kassel, Ahnatal, Baunatal, Calden, Espenau, Fuldabrück, Fuldatal, Habichtswald, Kaufungen, Lohfelden, Nieste, Niestetal, Schauenburg, Staufenberg and Vellmar. (C) Valid in downtown Bad Wildungen including Reinhardshausen, the downtown areas of Bad Sooden-Allendorf, Frankenberg, Korbach, Melsungen, Reinhardshagen and Witzenhausen.
At ticket dispensers in trams and RegioTrams, at Customer Centers and InfoPoints or at one of many sales points in Kassel and environs
Both options are valid for one month and one day, i.e. for instance from January 20 to February 20. The Monatskarte (Monthly Ticket) and the 9 Uhr-Monatskarte (9 AM Monthly Card) are transferable. Up to 3 children under the age of 7 can ride along free of charge.
The 9 Uhr-Monatskarte (9 AM Monthly Card) is valid from Monday through Friday starting at 9 am. For rides before 9 am, passengers age 18 or older may simply acquire an additional individual ticket U18 or a 5erTicket U18 in the respective price level. The ticket is valid all day on weekends and holidays. On price level 8, both tickets are valid for the entire network, which means that they can be used beyond the stipulated route across the entire NVV region.
Jahreskarte (Annual Ticket) and 9 Uhr-Jahreskarte (9 AM Annual Ticket) Based on the price of an individual ticket, these tickets are extremely budget friendly: You will be able to ride for 12 months, but you’ll only pay for 10. Hence, you save 17% compared to a monthly ticket.
You can start the subscription at any time and cancel it at any time. The 9 Uhr-Jahreskarte (9 AM Annual Ticket) as a subscription is valid from Monday through Friday starting at 9 am. For rides before 9 am, passengers age 18 or older may simply acquire an additional individual ticket U18 or a 5erTicket U18 in the respective price level. The ticket is valid all day on weekends and holidays.
Up to 3 children under the age of 7 can ride along free of charge. On Mondays through Fridays, starting at 7 pm as well as all day on weekends and holidays, the Jahreskarte works on the entire network, which means that they can be used for the entire NVV region. Moreover, during those hours, one person as well as all children who are part of the household and younger than 18 ride along free of charge.
Principally, these tickets are transferable. However, upon request, they may also be ordered for a specific person. In this case, if you lose the ticket, it will be replaced in exchange for payment of a fee and if you are checked by a conductor and do not have your ticket on hand, only a processing fee will be charged if you present the ticket retroactively. The available payment options are: Pay in 10 monthly installments charged to your account or in advance for the entire year and you will get an additional discount of 3 %.
To order your Jahreskarte directly, click here.
Alternatively, you can also order a ticket at an NVV Customer Center of NVV InfoPoint. A card will be issued to you immediately and you can start traveling. Subsequently, your ticket will arrive in 12 monthly segments via postal services. The envelope will always include 3 tickets, so that the risk of loss is minimal.
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All adult holders of subscriptions to the Jahreskarte and the JobTicket will enjoy reduced admission prices if they present a valid ticket.
The Schülerticket Hessen (Ticket for Students in Hesse) is an annual ticket. It is valid for all students and apprentices who live in Hesse, go to school here or are participating in an apprenticeship. You adults aged 18 and older have to present an eligibility certificate, which must be stamped by the school they attend or their apprenticeship company.
It is valid in all of Hesse and in Mainz, on all buses, trams, RegioTrams, S-trains, underground railway systems, regional trains, AnrufSammelTaxis (AST) as well as on night and express bus lines – all day and even during school breaks. First class services are not available with the Schülerticket (Ticket for Students), even if a surcharge is paid. The ticket is not valid on IC, ICE and other long distance trains.
The Schülerticket Hessen (Ticket for Students in Hesse) is always valid for 12 consecutive months. The price is debited once or in 12 installments in the middle of the month to the holder’s account. • Annual advance payment: 365 Euro annually • Monthly charge: 31 Euro monthly = 372 Euro annually
Exceptions: Students and apprentices who receive full compensation for their commuter costs will receive the new Schülerticket Hessen (Ticket for Students in Hesse) in the mail free of charge. Principally, it is possible to start subscribing to the Schülerticket (Ticket for Students) any month of the year. The ticket is always valid as of the first day of a calendar month if it is ordered by the 10th of the previous month. For shorter time intervals, the NVV still offers the same weekly and monthly tickets at the reduced education/apprenticeship rate.
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The Ausbildungswochenkarte (Weekly Ticket for Students) is available to students and apprentices and valid on 7 consecutive days, e.g. Monday through Sunday. Up to 3 children under the age of 7 ride along free of charge.
Those who are 20 or older will need an eligibility certificate for the current school year to use the Ausbildungswochenkarte (Weekly Ticket for Students). You can download it here. As an alternative, it is also available at your school and at all NVV Sales Points.
The eligibility certificate is valid for a maximum of one school year and comes in a different color every year. Hence, if you print out the downloaded version, you will have to print it in color. If you print it out in black and white, it will not be acceptable as an eligibility certificate.
Once you have the form, have it stamped by your school, buy your ticket and enjoy the ride!
Ticket sale: At ticket dispensers in trams and RegioTrams, at Customer Centers and InfoPoints or at one of many sales points in Kassel and environs
The Ausbildungsmonatskarte (Monthly Ticket for Students) is valid for students and apprentices for one month and one day, i.e. for instance from January 5 to February 5. Up to 3 children under the age of 7 can ride along free of charge.
Those who are 20 or older will need an eligibility certificate for the current school year to use the Ausbildungsmonatskarte (Monthly Ticket for Students) for the current school year. You can download it here. As an alternative, it is also available at your school and at all NVV Sales Points.
The eligibility certificate is valid for a maximum of one school year and comes in a different color every year. Hence, if you print out the downloaded version, you will have to print it in color. If you print it out in black and white, it will not be acceptable as an eligibility certificate. Once you have the form, have it stamped by your school, buy your ticket and enjoy the ride.
Students have the following options on many routes: Matriculation ID + Photo ID = NVV ticket (SemesterTicket)
University of Kassel The Semester ID, along with a photo ID, is accepted throughout the entire NVV region and by the regional railway lines RB8 and RB7 from and to Göttingen, RB6 from and to Eisenach. The SemesterTicket is valid an entire month prior to the start of the semester identified in the ticket. For more information on the scope of the ticket, please visit AStA Kassel.
University of Paderborn and Theological Faculty PaderbornThe SemesterTicket is valid on the abellio trains between Warburg – Kassel and between the stations Kassel Main Station and Kassel Wilhelmshöhe on all regional transportation trains.
Philipps University Marburg, Justus Liebig University Gießen, Protestant College Darmstadt, Technical University Central Hesse, University Rhine-Main, University of Fulda and Goethe University Frankfurt For students enrolled at these universities, the SemesterTicket of the Rhine-Main Transportation Alliance will be accepted as a ticket throughout the entire NVV region in combination with a photo ID. This applies one month prior to the start of the semester cited in the SemesterTicket.
University of Göttingen The SemesterTicket is valid on the trains of the cantus Verkehrsgesellschaft on the routes Göttingen – Eichenberg, Eichenberg – Kassel, Kassel – Bebra, Eichenberg – Haunetal und Bebra – Eisenach. The SemesterTicket may also be used between the railway stations Kassel Main Station and Kassel Wilhelmshöhe on all regional transport trains. • Only valid in combination with a photo identification card • 50 % discounted starter price with carsharing provider Scouter
The following applies to all other students: You can use education/apprenticeship tickets for specified time periods in combination with a study certificate.
By the way: Your SemesterTicket entitles you to a 50 % discount on the starter price with carsharing service Scouter. This allows you to flexibly switch between public regional transportation and car. In Kassel, for instance, you can find stations at the university sites Holländischer Platz and Wilhelmshöher Allee. For specific information please visit www.scouter.de
The job ticket is an exclusive service that is available as an annual ticket subscription through employers. The amount of reduction depends on the contributions the employer is making.
Just like all other annual tickets, all JobTickets are available Monday through Friday from 7 pm and all day on weekends and holidays, throughout the entire NVV region. Moreover, you can bring along one additional person and the children who are part of your household and under the age of 18 free of charge during these time windows.
If you are an employer and are interested in acquiring JobTickets for your employees, please contact the following individual:
For employers domiciled in Kassel or in the KasselPlus zone, Thomas Janicke at thomas.janicke(at)kvg.de
For employers in Northern Hesse, Imre Petrik at jobticket(at)nvv.de
Citizens of Kassel who maintain their primary residence in Kassel and receive one of the following social security benefits can purchase the MittendrinTicket if they present their eligibility certificate. • Unemployment benefits II (SGB II) • Welfare benefits (SGB II) • Cost of living contributions (SGB XII) • Basic living expense benefits (SGB XII) • Benefits from the Asylum Applicant Benefits Act (AsylbLG) • Rent support benefits based on the Residential Expenses Act (WoGG)Easy mobility on a budget in and around Kassel All recipients of the abovementioned social benefits who make Kassel their home enjoy financial relief by purchasing the MittendrinTicket. It allows them to ride the bus, tram and RegioTram at a budget price. The monthly price of the MittendrinTicket is Euro 35 and the ticket is valid throughout the entire KasselPlus region.
Moreover, the MittendrinTicket is valid from Monday through Friday from 7 pm as well as on weekends and on holidays in Hesse for the whole NVV region. The ticket holder can bring along an additional adult and all children who are members of the household who travel for free. The City of Kassel uses resources from its budget to fund the MittendrinTicket and thus offers mobility to many in the KasselPlus region.
To request your eligibility certificate for the MittendrinTicket along with the Mittendrin! Teilhabecard Kassel, submit an online application at www.kassel.de/Teilhabecard.
If you do not have the technical equipment (PC or smartphone), you will receive the eligibility certificate if you present your approval notice as well as a valid identification document to the Diakonisches Werk Region Kassel: City Quarter Center Wesertor Neue Brüderkirche, Weserstraße 26, 34125 Kassel Public business hours: Mondays and Wednesdays, 2 pm – 4 pm Stop: Katzensprung or Weserspitze
City Quarter Center "Mittelpunkt im Brückenhof" Theodor-Haubach-Str. 6, 34132 Kassel Public business hours: Thursdays 9 am – 11 am Stop: School Center Brückenhof
Please keep in mind that the issuing agencies may now be closed due to the Corona situation. Hence, you also have the option to request your eligibility certificate via regular mail. To do so, please send a copy of your approval notice to the following address:
Sozialamt Stadt Kassel Teilhabecard 34112 Kassel
In this case, the eligibility certificate will be sent directly to your home address. If you have questions, please call: 0561-115.
Anyone who maintains their primary residence in Kassel or takes regular trips beyond the KasselPlus zone will have continued access to the DiakonieTicket.
For more details, please consult the DiakonieTicket-Flyer.
(a) KasselPlus comprises: City of Kassel, Ahnatal, Baunatal, Calden, Espenau, Fuldabrück, Fuldatal, Habichtswald, Kaufungen, Lohfelden, Nieste, Niestetal, Schauenburg, Staufenberg and Vellmar. (b) Valid in downtown Bad Wildungen including Reinhardshausen, the downtown areas of Bad Sooden-Allendorf, Frankenberg, Korbach, Melsungen, Reinhardshagen and Witzenhausen.
Sie bekommen das MittendrinTicket- und das DiakonieTicket im NVV-Kundenzentrum der KVG und in den hier genannten Verkaufsstellen. Bitte legen Sie dazu Ihren Berechtigungsnachweis vor.
NVV-Kundenzentrum der KVGHaltestelle Königsplatz / Mauerstraße Öffnungszeiten: Montag: 8 - 18 Uhr Dienstag - Freitag: 10 - 18 Uhr NVV-KundenzentrumHaltestelle Bahnhof Wilhelmshöhe, Willy-Brandt-Platz 1 Öffnungszeiten: Montag und Dienstag: 10 - 13.15 Uhr und 14 - 19.30 Uhr Mittwoch bis Freitag: 8 - 13.15 Uhr und 14 - 19.30 Uhr Samstag: 9.15 - 14.15 Uhr
NVV-KundenzentrumHaltestelle Kassel Hauptbahnhof, Rainer-Dierichsplatz 1 Öffnungszeiten: Montag - Freitag: 8 - 12 Uhr und 12.45 - 17.00 Uhr
Kiosk Kress, Königsplatz, Haltestelle KönigsplatzKiosk Opernplatz, Opernplatz, Haltestelle FriedrichsplatzKiosk Behschad, Obere Königsstr. 8, Haltestelle Rathaus/Fünffensterstr.Städtische Werke AG, Königstor 3-13, Haltestelle Rathaus/Fünffensterstr.Zeitschriften & Schreibwaren, Wehlheider Platz 1, Haltestelle KirchwegPost, Lotto und Zeitschriften, Ihringshäuser Str. 77, Haltestelle Koboldstr.Presse Shop Heinz, Friedrich-Ebert-Str. 125, Haltestelle FriedenskircheKiosk & Schreibwaren Weller, Leuschnerstr. 95, Haltestelle HelleböhnNordstadt-Kiosk, Holländische Straße 198a, Haltestelle HegelsbergstraßeSteinbrecher-Treichel, Wilhelmshöher Allee 122, Haltestelle KirchwegPapeterie Zimmering, Friedrich-Ebert-Straße 149, Haltestelle BebelplatzShop am Uhrturm, Wolfhager Straße 375, Haltestelle Karlshafener StraßeSchreibwaren Zimmerring, Teichstraße 31, Haltestelle TeichstraßeKiosk No. 94., Friedrich-Ebert-Straße 94, Haltestelle QueralleeSchreibwaren Resai, Weserstraße 41, Haltestelle WesespitzeKiosk am Brückenhof, Heinrich-Platt-Straße 69, Haltestelle Heinrich-Plett-StraßeKiosk Amiri, Frankfurter Straße 71, Haltestelle Am Weinberg und Heinrich-Heine-StraßeFritze Kiosk, Friedrich-Ebert-Straße 73, Haltestelle AnnastraßeSchmidt's Tabakladen, Söhrestraße 25 ½ 34253 Lohfelden, Haltestelle Altes RathausJournal am Brunnen, Rathausplatz 6, 34246 Vellmar Haltestelle Vellmar, Rathaus
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The Seniorenticket Hessen is valid for regional transportation all over Hesse, on weekdays from 9 am and on weekends and holidays all day long. It costs Euro 365 annually – in other words just 1 Euro a day. You can conveniently pay for Euro 365 for the ticket once a year or 12 monthly installments of Euro 31 each.
You also have the option to purchase the Seniorenticket Hessen for Euro 625 a year and get the comfort version. It is valid around the clock and if you are traveling by train, you also have access to first class seating. Moreover, the Seniorenticket Hessen Komfort allows you to bring along one adult and any number of children under the age of 15 free of charge, Monday through Fridays starting at 7 -m or all day on weekends and holidays. Conveniently pay a one-time amount of Euro 625 for the ticket or 12 monthly installments of Euro 53 each.
Both versions of the ticket are electronic tickets on a chip card. You can order the ticket online from the NVV Subscriber Center of the KVG and at all NVV Customer Centers and InfoPoints.
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