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Tickets for all those, who frequently use bus or rail

You need to use bus and rail seven days a week or very regularly? One of the following ticket options may be the perfect choice for you.

By the way: Children aged up to and including 5 years old can travel in VBN public transport free of charge! Passengers, aged 15 years or older, who only travel occasionally, need tickets for adults.

For all students, who wish to be mobile on seven consecutive days.
Information about
7-DaysTicket for Schoolkids
Ticket Price in €
Here you will find the ticket prices: Price Overview
Prerequisite
You will need a Customer Card for Children, Schoolkids, Students and Trainees. You can get it from VBN or your local public transport company. The passenger's customer card number ist to be entered on the 7-day ticket.
Coverage
Valid for all buses, trams, and commuter trains within the VBN region and within the price level and tariff zone purchased.
Validity
Valid on seven consecutive days.
Utilisation
Valid for one person only. The person must be a schoolkid, trainee, or student. This ticket option is also available for young adults participating in the voluntary ecological year (FÖJ) or other recognised voluntary services.
Transferability
No
NightLine Surcharge
Not included
A surcharge (1,00 € per person and night, or 3,60 € for a 4xTicket - that means 0,90 € per person and night) applies for the use of the NightLine transport provided by BSAG, VWG NightExpress lines (Nachtexpress), and the NightOwl lines (Nachtschwärmer).
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This ticket will allow schoolkids to be mobile for an entire calendar month.
Information about
MonthlyTicket for Schoolkids
Ticket Price in €
Here you will find the ticket prices: Price Overview
Prerequisite
You will need a Customer Card for Children, Schoolkids, Students and Trainees. You can get it from VBN or your local public transport company. The passenger's customer card number ist to be entered on the 7-day ticket.
Coverage
Valid for all buses, trams, and commuter trains within the VBN region and within the price level and tariff zone purchased.
Validity
Valid for one calendar month.
Utilisation
Valid for one person only. The person must be a schoolkid, trainee, or student. This ticket option is also available for young adults participating in the voluntary ecological year (FÖJ) or other recognised voluntary services.
Transferability
No
​Additional Info
For journeys outside of the area of validity, but within the VBN area, an Add-on Ticket can be booked. You can find further information here: Add-on Ticket
NightLine Surcharge
​Not included
A surcharge (1,00 € per person and night, or 3,60 € for a 4xTicket - that means 0,90 € per person and night) applies for the use of the NightLine transport provided by BSAG, VWG NightExpress lines (Nachtexpress), and the NightOwl lines (Nachtschwärmer).
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Schoolkids up to the age of 22 can use this ticket for bus and rail trips around Bremen and all of Lower Saxony for the duration of the summer holidays.
Information about
SchoolHolidayTicket
Ticket Price in €
32,00 € in 2018
Prerequisite
Valid for one person up to 22 years of age (inclusive). Schoolkids up to the age of 15 travel without ID, students between the ages of 16 and 22 only with the following ID documents: StudentPass (original), school attendance certificate (original), or a copy of the latest report card must be carried, and presented on request.
Coverage
Valid for almost all buses, trams, and commuter trains in Lower Saxony and Bremen. In Hamburg, the SchoolHolidayTicket is valid only in conjunction with an Add-OnTicket. Please visit schuelerferienticket.de for information regarding exact coverage and exceptions as well as special regulations.
Validity
Valid only during the summer holidays. Please visit schuelerferienticket.de for information regarding the exact validity duration.
Utilisation
Valid for one person only.
Transferability
No
Additional Information
Here you will find further information: schuelerferienticket.de
NightLine Surcharge
Included
All NightLines travelling at the regular VBN tariff can be used without having to pay the surcharge (applies for the use of the NightLine transport provided by BSAG, VWG NightExpress lines (Nachtexpress), and the NightOwl lines (Nachtschwärmer)).
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Children and young adults up to the age of 20 travel Monday to Friday from 2 pm and on weekends and public holidays all day at an unbeatable price with their Youth-LeisuretimeTicket.
Information about
Youth-LeisuretimeTicket (YearlyTicket)
Youth-LeisuretimeTicket (MonthlyTicket)
Ticket Price in €
163,20 € (=13,60 €
/month - only available as a YearlyTicket for 163,20 €)
20,70 €

Prerequisite
Valid for one person up to 20 years of age (inclusive).
Valid for one person up to 20 years of age (inclusive).
Coverage
Valid for all buses, trams, and commuter trains within the entire VBN region.
Valid for all buses, trams, and commuter trains within the entire VBN region.
Validity
Valid for 12 months on weekdays (including school holidays) from 2 pm, and all day on public holidays and on weekends.
Valid for 1 calendar month on weekdays (including school holidays) from 2 pm, and all day on public holidays and on weekends.
Utilisation
Valid for one person only.
Valid for one person only.
Transferability
No
No
​Additional Information
Here you will find further information about the Youth-LeisuretimeTicket as well as the application form for the YearlyTicket: Youth-LeisuretimeTicket
Here you will find further information about the Youth-LeisuretimeTicket: Youth-LeisuretimeTicket
NightLine Surcharge
Included
All NightLines travelling at the regular VBN tariff can be used without having to pay the surcharge.
Included
All NightLines travelling at the regular VBN tariff can be used without having to pay the surcharge.
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Third level students can use the VBN SemesterTicket to travel across the entire VBN region and beyond at a very affordable price.
Informatio about
VBN SemesterTicket
Ticket Price in €
Included in the semester fee for the relevant third level institution.
Prerequisite
Students at specific universities and third level institutions will receive a special, non-transferable timed ticket for each study semester - the VBN SemesterTicket. The ticket is issued by the relevant third level institution in conjunction with the matriculation certificate. An official photo ID must be carried at all times.
Coverage
Valid network-wide on all local buses, trams and trains in the VBN area, as well as on the non-stop IC/EC trains between Bremen Hbf and Augustfehn. It is also valid on bus services in the Verkehrsregion Nahverkehr Ems-Jade (VEJ) as well as in the Verkehrsgemeinschaft Landkreis Cloppenburg (VGC). The VBN Semester Ticket can only be used in 2nd class. 

Starting from the 2018/2019 winter semester, the VBN Semester Ticket will also be joined by the state-wide semester ticket for local rail transportation, which can be used even outside the VBN region on all local trains in Lower Saxony and certain train routes in neighbouring states. If, in addition to the VBN logo, your VBN Semester Ticket also features the logo of the state-wide semester ticket, the ticket may be used on train routes extending beyond the VBN region. The students’ union executive committee at your university can provide further information or visit www.dein-semesterticket.de.
Validity
Valid for the relevantly current semester and the specific holder.
Utilisation
Valid for one person, who must be a student at one of the following third level institutions within the VBN region:

  • Deutsche Außenhandels- und Verkehrs-Akademie DAV, Bremen
  • Hochschule Bremen
  • Hochschule für Künste, Bremen
  • Hochschule für Öffentliche Verwaltung, Bremen
  • Jacobs University Bremen
  • Universität Bremen
  • Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Logistik, Bremen
  • Hochschule Bremerhaven
  • Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
  • Jade Hochschule Wilhelmshaven/Oldenburg/Elsfleth
  • Fachhochschlue Emden/Leer
  • Hochschule für Künste im Sozialen, Ottersberg
Transferability
No
NightLineSurcharge
Included
All NightLines travelling at the regular VBN tariff can be used without having to pay the surcharge (applies for the use of the NightLine transport provided by BSAG, VWG NightExpress lines (Nachtexpress), and the NightOwl lines (Nachtschwärmer)).
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Employers of 50 or more staff can order JobTickets valid for one year on bus and rail for all employees.
Information about
JobTicket for Trainees
Ticket Price in €
Here you will find the ticket prices: Price Overview
Prerequisite
A least 50 employees of a company must subscribe to the JobTicket for a period of at least one year. Alternatively, up to three companies can join up to use this ticket option. The subscription contract, handling and payment must be processed by a registered company.
​Process
Once the contract has been concluded, you will simply have to let your employer know the route (price level) for which you will need your JobTicket. The individual JobTickets will be provided, once your employer has submitted the collective order to Bremer Straßenbahn AG (BSAG), BREMERHAVEN BUS or Verkehr und Wasser GmbH in Oldenburg (VWG) (VBN has entrusted these three companies with managing the JobTicket). Your company will then receive a collective monthly invoice for all employees.
Coverage
Valid for all buses, trams, and commuter trains within the VBN region for the purchased price level and in the selected tariff zones.
Validity
The contract for a JobTicket between the company in question and the VBN has a term of 12 months and will automatically be renewed by a further 12 months, if notice to terminate the contract is not received. Employees may be added during the term of the contract, but they are then bound by the respective 12-month period.
Utilisation
Valid for one person only.
Transferability
No
​Additional Information
For journeys outside of the area of validity, but within the VBN area, an Add-on Ticket can be booked. You can find further information here: Add-on Ticket. All JobTicket customers receive the BODO BONUS discount booklet as an added extra.
NightLine Surcharge
Not included
A surcharge (1,00 € per person and night, or 3,60 € for a 4xTicket - that means 0,90 € per person and night) applies for th use of the NightLine transport provided by BSAG, VWG NightExpress lines (Nachtexpress), and the NightOwl lines (Nachtschwärmer).
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