• Sourcebook Electromobility

    Baden-Württemberg and the Stuttgart Region play a leading role in the field of electromobility in Germany and Europe. The Sourcebook Elektromobility gives a detail-rich overview of the various activities in this area in southwest-Germany and allows for search functions by full-text, organization type or category.

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Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart GmbH (VVS)

Launch of an interoperable e-ticketing system


Contact person

Ansprechpartner Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart GmbH (VVS)

Alexander Krautz
Rotebühlstrasse 121
70178 Stuttgart
Phone: +49 711 6606 2351
Fax: +49 711 6606 2400
krautz@remove-this.vvs.de
www.vvs.de

Organization type

mobility provider

Category

Companies


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"Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS, Tran-sit and Tariff Association Stuttgart) is an organ-isation comprising public transport companies and municipalities, each hold a 50 per cent share in the GmbH (private limited company). Public transport company members are Stuttgarter Stra·enbahnen AG (SSB), DB Regio AG and the GbR (private partnership under German civil law) between the cooperation partners of the Verband Region Stuttgart. Municipal partners are the Verband Region Stuttgart, the state of Baden-Wuerttemberg, the state capital of Stuttgart and the counties of Böblingen, Esslingen, Ludwigsburg and Rems-Murr. VVS ensures uniform rates, schedules and customer information services within its territory. Furthermore, it sets the standards for ticket sales. In 2012, Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart counted a total of 338 million passengers. Income from tickets totalled EUR 420 million during this period."