Nine Euro ticket: Deutsche Bahn has sold 200,000 fixed-price tickets so far

DB said it had sold 200,000 tickets at nine euros on Monday through its reservation system by noon. Jörg Sandvoß, CEO of DB Regio, talks about a “historically significant” push into Deutsche Bahn systems at the start of ticket sales, which should be in effect from June. It’s an experiment without a blueprint, with seven … Read more

Traffic policy: no speed limit, the nine euro ticket will not be extended

The federal government does not plan to set a general speed limit on motorways, and the €9 ticket for public transport, which is limited to three months, will not be extended. This became clear during a public meeting of the petitions committee on Monday. This had dealt with a petition signed by 65,000 good people … Read more

€9 ticket: Consumer advocates warn of the wrong time

From the point of view of consumer advice centers, a planned monthly ticket of €9, valid nationwide, could become a “bus and train booster”. However, to ensure the opposite effect does not occur, they are calling for fundamental improvements. Marion Jungbluth, a mobility expert at the Federal Association of Consumer Centers, explained to dpa, among … Read more