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This is your best choice if you want to be flexible for a week and for a good price. The ticket is valid starting any desired day for a period of seven days, e.g. from Tuesday to Monday, the following ticket would start Tuesday again. It is transferable and available for everybody. You may receive the 7-day ticket according to the terms and conditions of the VBB environment ticket² or the 8 o’ clock ticket³.
The monthly ticket is valid beginning on any desired day for a period of one month. The monthly ticket for the VBB-network can be used anywhere in Berlin and Brandenburg.
It can also be bought by subscription.
Subscription price –Drive 12 month, pay only 10 – comfortably by direct debiting.
Annual tickets can be purchased either as a VBB environment ticket² or an 8 o´clock ticket³. It is starting with the first day of the month and valid for a month, if necessary you can buy a starter ticket which is covering the time until the annual ticket starts. There are also reductions for students and apprentices.
We also offer an annual ticket for senior citizens, the Abo65plus, informations are found a little bit down this page.
Application form for an annual ticket is found here.
1 Lk + Cottbus
2 Lk + Cottbus
Subscription price– Pay comfortably by annual direct debiting.
1 Lk + Cottbus
2 Lk + Cottbus
Mobility ticket Brandenburg (Mobilitätsticket Brandenburg)
The mobility ticket Brandenburg is a personalized monthly ticket, which is sold at a reduced price. The customers save up to 50% compared to a general VBB environmental ticket. The mobility ticket Brandenburg is solely distributed as a monthly ticket.
The following recipients are entitled to the mobility ticket:
- Those who receive regular benefits according to the German Social Security Code, Volume II ( German unemployment benefit II, social benefits)
- Those who receive regular benefits according to the German Social Security Code, Volume XII
- Those who receive regular benefits according to the German Asylum Seekers´Benefits Act (AsylbLG)
- Members of so-called “communities of need” (Bedarfsgemeinschaft)
- The entitlement is certified with a customer card.
Students who are receiving student transport subsidies, aren´t entitled to get the mobility ticket. Reduced pupils tickets are handled by the education authority. In most cases pupils of “communities of need” get a VBB student ticket for which the parents do not have to contribute to. Additional information is found in our current flyer.
Employees of corporations, administrations and institutions are able to – as long as an appropriate contract is existing – save money with this ticket. They get the business ticket as a subscription or as an annual ticket VBB environmental ticket with 5% discount. Business tickets are personalized and untransferable. For holder of business tickets gratuitous entrainment of bicycles isn´t possible. In other respects you can apply the common regulations for entrainment effective for VBB environmental tickets.
You can get additional information through our e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org .
The semester ticket is only for students of the BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg. With first immatrikulation or confirmed enrollment at the beginning of the new semester they get all necessary information, how to get the ticket.
VBB-Abo 65plus / VBB subscription 65plus
Everybody ( above 65 years ) is able to take on the offer of VBB-Abo 65plus independent from their income. It is valid around the clock without off-time. It is a pesonalized offer and only available as a monthly direct debiting. Entrainment of additional riders in the evening or on the weekend aren´t possible. €47 per month is quite low priced: Compared with a regular monthly card (VBB environment ticket Berlin AB) the customer saves 35,0%. If you are paying a whole year in advance, you will get an additional dicount of 3% : So you are only paying €581,80 instead of €598,80.
VBB customer cards and application forms for the new offer are available in our service centre. Interested people have to show an ID card to confirm their age and bring a passport photo to receive a customer card.
In summer 2017 (accurate date will be posted) Cottbusverkehr starts the sale of students annual and monthly tickets for school year 201/18.
ATTENTION! Students tickets are only sold in the service centre located at Stadtpromenade in Cottbus.
Opening time: Monday to Friday 07:30 – 18:00 o´clock
Students residing in Cottbus have to file an application at:
Office hours Stadt Cottbus Fachbereich ( department) Soziales:
- Tuesday: 13:00 – 17:00 o´clock
- Thursday: 09:00 – 12:00 o´clock and 13:00 – 16:00 o´clock.
- also on appointment
- contact person: Kathrin Vogt
Room: 6.58 ( 6. floor)
Telephone: +49 (0) 355 6124830
Fax: +49 (0)355 612 134830
This application has to be repeated every year. You have to take into account that there will be handling time, so file your application early. (Basis for the cost transfer are the students transportation regulations of the city Cottbus from 27.06.2007 with first modifications from 25.06.2008.)
Students residing in district Spee-Neiße file an application respectively at the start of a new education term (1., 7., 11. grade) at:
Fachbereich Jugend und Kultur
Additional note: from Cottbusverkehr and district Spree-Neiße
The necessary application forms are available in our service centre in Stadtpromenade or to be found through the following links.
Antrag für Schüler aus Cottbus
Antrag für Schüler aus Spree-Neiße
Antrag für Schüler und Auszubildende aus Cottbus an beruflichen Schulen
Antrag für Schüler und Auszubildende aus Spree-Neiße an beruflichen Schulen
*Tickets for students and apprentices
Monthly tickets for students and apprentices are personal commutation tickets where you get a customer card. For application you need an apprentices contract (plus ID card) or pupil/Student pass (or certificate) and a passport photo. This non-transferable commutation tickets are available as gliding and fixed monthly tickets. They are also obtainable as 7-day ticket or annual tickets.
²The VBB environmental ticket is transferable and avilable for everyone. Additional you can entrain a second adult and up to 3 children (from 6-14 years): Monday to Friday from 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. and on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, the entire day until 3:00 a.m. the next day.
³The 8 o´clock ticket is a low price offer for all citizens of Cottbus, who are starting their earliest ride at 8 o´clock. The ticket is transferable and available for everybody, but doesn´t permit entrainment of additional persons. The ticket is valid: Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 a.m the next day and Saturdays, Sundays and on public holidays the whole day.