Ticket-S - Holzmindener Tafel e.V.

Information: New “Ticket-S” in Landkreis Holzminden
simple english version
Take the bus with the „Ticket-S”-discount
WHAT is the “Ticket-S”?
The “Ticket-S” is a special ticket (weekly or monthly) which allows you to take the bus.
It is cheaper than a regular ticket.
• The „Ticket-S“ weekly pass (Wochenkarte) is 12,40 € and valid for 1 week,
• the „Ticket-S“ monthly pass (Monatskarte) is 37,00 € and valid for 1 month.
The “Ticket-S” is only valid for busses operated by the company “RBB”.
WHO is allowed to buy and use the „Ticket-S“?
Only persons that don’t have enough money to buy a regular ticket are allowed to buy
the “Ticket-S”. This is the case, if you are obtaining one or more of the following
welfare benefits:
Arbeitslosengeld II und Sozialgeld according to SGB II,
Sozialhilfe according to SGB XII,
Wohngeld according to WoGG,
Leistungen according to SGB VIII,
Kindergeldzuschlag according to § 6 b BKKG,
benefits according to Asylbewerberleistungsgesetz or
benefits according to Bundesversorgungsgesetz.
First you will need a document of verification/warrant (German: Berechtigungsschein)
in order to buy the “Ticket-S”.
HOW do I get the “Ticket-S”?
Step 1)
verification (Berechtigungsschein)
Your verification document/warrant will get stamped and officially signed by the
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You can get your verification document/warrant at the following authorities:
Landkreis Holzminden, Asylbewerberleistungsbehörde,
Landkreis Holzminden, Sozialamt,
Landkreis Holzminden, Wohngeldstelle,
Landkreis Holzminden, Jugendamt,
Landkreis Holzminden, Versorgungsamt or
Please always take your identification documents with you (for example ID, passport).
Step 2)
buying the weekly/monthly pass
With your verification document/warrant you can now buy a ticket (weekly or monthly
pass) to take the RBB-busses on the reduced price.
The ticket is selled like every other ticket. You can buy it right in the bus or at any
other RBB-selling point.
Make sure to write your name on the ticket before using the bus.
HOW does it work exactly?
In the bus you always have to take 3 documents with you:
verification document/warrrant (Berechtigungsschein) with stamp and signature
your valid ticket (weekly/monthly pass) with your name on it
ID or other identity document (Ausweis)
Otherwise your ticket is not valid!
With your “Ticket-S” you can also take 4 children up to 10 years old with you for free.
The “Ticket-S” is not transferable, only you can use it yourself.
WHERE can I take the bus?
With the “Ticket-S” you can only use/tickets are valid in:
busses operated by the company “RBB”
the area of the Landkreis Holzminden or
from Landkreis Holzminden to Hameln, Bad Pyrmont, Höxter or Einbeck.
Attention: the “Ticket-S” can not be used/is not valid in
busses operated by the company “RVHI” in Delligsen
busses operated by the company “Omnibusbetrieb Sallewey GmbH” from
Holzminden to Neuhaus.
Have a safe trip!
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