Tickets for a single journey

Short Trip Ticket (KurzstreckenTicket)

  • for journeys by bus up to the fifth stop after entering
  • for journeys by tram up to the third stop after entering
  • valid 30 minutes after validation
  • Exceptions: The Short Trip Ticket is not valid in trains of the local railway companies and on the bus lines 300, 500 and 700 as well as on express fast buses and on-demand services only to a limited extent
Short Trip Ticket (KurzstreckenTicket)
Short Trip Ticket (KurzstreckenTicket) 1,50 €

Single and Carnet Tickets (Einzel- und SammelTicket)

  • for one journey by bus and tram within the GVH tariff area
  • valid for two hours after validation
  • valid as first-class ticket if you buy a second Single Ticket (EinzelTicket) or Carnet Ticket (SammelTicket)
  • return and round trip journeys are not allowed
Single Ticket (EinzelTicket) Zum Üstra Shop
1 zone 2 zones 3 zones
2,60 € 3,40 € 4,30 €
Carnet Ticket (SammelTicket)
6 tickets
1 zone 2 zones 3 zones
14,30 €
(equivalent to 2,333 € per journey)
17,90 €
(equivalent to 2,917 € per journey)
- - -
Carnet Ticket (SammelTicket)
4 tickets
1 zone 2 zones 3 zones
- - - - - - 15,30 €
(equivalent to 3,725 € per journey)

Day Tickets (TagesTickets)

Day Ticket for one person (TagesEinzelTicket)

  • is in most cases already advantageous if you even only plan a return journey
  • valid one day long until close of operations
  • valid for as many journeys you like in the buses and trams within the chosen zone(s)
Day Ticket for one person (TagesEinzelTicket) Zum Üstra Shop
1 zone 2 zones 3 zones
5,20 € 6,80 € 8,40 €

Day Tickets for groups (TagesGruppenTicket)

  • for up to 5 persons
  • pays off from 2 persons already
  • valid until the close of operations
  • valid for as many journeys you like in the buses and trams within the chosen zone(s)
  • for one dog (maximum) instead of a person
Day Tickets for groups (TagesGruppenTicket) Zum Üstra Shop
1 zone 2 zones 3 zones
10,00 € 12,80 € 15,80 €

Single Ticket for children (KinderTickets)

  • one price for all zones
  • for children aged 6-14
  • valid for dogs as well
  • Single Ticket for children (KinderTickets) is valid 120 minutes long towards destination incl. changes
Single Ticket for children (KinderEinzelTicket) Zum Üstra Shop
Single Ticket for children (KinderEinzelTicket) 1,30 €
Day Ticket for children (KinderTagesTicket) Zum Üstra Shop
Day Ticket for children (KinderTagesTicket) 2,60 €

GVH Tickets within the Social Tariff

  • for journeys at a very discounted price
  • valid for eligible persons with required Region S Card (Region-S-Karte)
  • valid for a whole day within the GVH tariff area
  • available for children and adults
Day Tickets S for one person (TagesEinzelTicket S)
valid with token S onlyZum Üstra Shop
1 zone 2 zones 3 zones
2,60 € 3,40 € 4,20 €
Day Tickets S for children (KinderTagesTicket S)
for children aged 6 to 14, only valid together with token S, all zonesZum Üstra Shop
Day Tickets S for children (KinderTagesTicket S) 1,30 €

How can we help you?

The ÜSTRA Customer Service

+49 511/ 166 80

Service times:
Mon. - Fri. 6:00 – 23:00
Sat. 6:00 – 20:00
Sun. 7:00 – 20:00

The ÜSTRA Customer Centre

Karmarschstraße 30/32
30159 Hanover

Opening hours:
Mon. - Fri. 9:30 – 20:00
Sat. 9:30 –18:00

Lost and found

Have you lost something on the bus or tram? Here you will find the way to the ÜSTRA lost property office.