65-plus annual season ticket (subscription)

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Starting 01.01.2020, the Hesse senior citizen ticket (Seniorenticket) will come into existence. The existing 65-annual tickets and 65-Frankfurt annual tickets can be used till the end of their validity. You can also make an early switch to the Hesse senior citizen ticket free of charge on the first of a month. The difference in the amounts will be compensated. Please contact the issuing transport company.

eTicket RheinMain smartcard

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  • From 65 years of age and older
  • For as many journeys as you like on all RMV modes of transport
  • Valid for First Class travel
  • Every day from 7 p.m. and on weekends and public holidays all day: take one adult and as many children under 15 as you like free of charge
  • The regional validity is extended on weekends and public holidays in Hesse as well as on 12/24 and 12/31 - irrespective of the price category - to the entire RMV area without cross-network fare zones

The 65-plus annual season ticket is a named annual season ticket and is being launched as an eTicket RheinMain. With the same advantages as the named annual season ticket - mobility guarantee, refund of fares in the event of illness and lower penalty charges in the case of a lost ticket.

Fares info


Yes (1x / 12x charge)


65 years of age and older. Earliest possible beginning of validity period is the 1st day of the month in which the user turns 65


Onward travel ticket


Holder may be accompanied by other persons

Yes, the RMV Regulation governing accompanied season ticket holders apply, also for First Cllass travel. A supplement ticket is not required.



Use for First Class travel 


Cross-network fare


Dial-a-ride taxi service (AST), express bus, etc.

Yes, in some cases with a supplement (1 supplement per person and journey)

Use of IC Service


Mobility guarantee


eTicket RheinMain

Yes - for details visit eTicket RheinMain

  • The 65-plus annual season ticket is valid around the clock.
  • The regional validity is extended on weekends and public holidays in Hesse - irrespective of the price category - to the entire RMV area without cross-network fare zones.
  • Eligible persons may order their 65-plus annual ticket from an RMV sales office with a completed order form including official proof of age. The order must be submitted by the 10th of the previous month.
  • Replacement if lost subject to a 10.00 Euro processing fee.
  • In the event that you have forgotten your 65-plus annual season ticket and you are in a situation, which requires your presenting your ticket for inspection, you only have to pay 7.00 Euro instead of the regular 60.00 euro it would normally cost.
  • In the event of a longer illness or stay at a health spa, the fare can be reimbursed. Get information in the "Refund of fares in the event of illness" section under Special conditions for annual season tickets.

Pricing and Applicability

  • The ticket price varies by the tariff relation used. To determine the fare please use our fare information and print out the list "Approved cities / communities".

Points of Sale

The ticket is only available as eTicket RheinMain and for connections within the RMV area. The ticket can be bought up to 8 weeks in advance.

You can download the order form for this ticket on our page Ticket order forms (only available in German).

Terms of payment

  • 2 % discount for payment by direct debit in advance
  • Twelve monthly direct debit payments (no discounts)


  • Virtually all your eTicket RheinMain needs are available online at meinRMV: managing your own data, purchasing an annual season ticket, notifying us of a lost ticket so we can issue you with a replacement ticket, etc. 
  • Any changes to your 65-plus annual season ticket subscription (e.g. changes in fare zones) will be implemented in each case on the 1st of the following month if the information is made available to your transport company on no later than the 10th of the previous month.
  • Subsriptions may be terminated to the end of the month. Until cancelled, the subscription will automatically be renewed by one year. The termination shall take place through the transport company with whom the subscription was concluded. The termination must always be provided in writing via email or letter at the latest by the 10th day of the last desired month of validity; please ask the issuing company for the exact modalities.
  • The following apply