Additional person on frequent travel tickets

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  • One adult and any number children under 15 years can travel free of charge.
  • Valid for persons with an adult weekly, monthly or annual ticket or a 65-plus ticket or 9 a.m. ticket.


  • Valid for holders of an adult weekly, monthly or annual season ticket, a Hesse senior citizen comfort ticket or a 65-plus monthly ticket respectively 9.00 a.m. ticket.
  • Valid in authorised fare zones.
  • Valid daily from 7.00 p.m. until 5.00 a.m. Valid all day on Saturday, Sunday, statutory public holidays in Hesse plus 24th and 31st December.
  • When journeys extend outside the authorised fare zones, each person accompanying the holder needs an onward travel ticket.
  • If you have a first class ticket the first class regulations apply.
  • The regulation governing accompanied ticket holders does not apply to day tickets, SemesterTickets, Monthly/Weekly tickets for pupils and apprentices and most JobTickets. Holder of a JobTicket may only accompanied by other persons if an additional agreement has been made and registered on the ticket.
  • An extended regulation applies in Mainz and Wiesbaden. For more information (only in German), visit:


  • Our general conditions of carriage and fare regulations apply.