Short Trip fare
We take you to your destination safely and reliably -
even if it's only a short distance.
If you do not want to travel any further than three urban rail or underground stations or no more than six bus or tram stops, then it pays for you to purchase a Short Trip Ticket. On ExpressBus lines the stops which the bus passes without stopping are also included.
With the short trip fare, you can also use the ferries, the only exception is the F10 (Wannsee-Kladow).
Where does this short trip fare apply?
- For trips within the Berlin city area (Berlin AB)
- For trips between the Berlin city area (zone B) and surrounding
area (zone C)
- For trips within the surrounding area (zone C) on urban rail lines only
Where they exist, the short trip provisions and fares of the respective local transport companies apply to all other trips within the surrounding area (zone C).
The Short Trip Ticket is not valid on regional rail transport.
You may only change between underground and urban rail trains. Travel interruptions and return trips are not permitted.
Short Trip Tickets requiring validation must be validated on starting travel. These tickets are not transferable after the journey has been started.
Save money by using the 4-Trip Ticket:
Only within the fare zone Berlin AB you can save money by using the 4-Trip Ticket for Short Trips. The ticket is available at all ticket centres of the Berlin transport companies and at all ticket machines in underground and urban rail stations. The 4-Trip Ticket for Short Trips is not available in buses and trams, as these vehicles only sell pre-validated tickets for immediate journeys. Each token of the 4-trip ticket is valid according to the rules above.
The reduced fare is valid for children aged 6 to 14.
Accompanying persons, etc.:
Children under 6 years of age (a maximum of three children on ferries), prams/pushchairs, and luggage travel with the ticket holder free of charge.
A reduced fare ticket is required for each dog travelling with the ticket holder.
You will need a bicycle tariff ticket to travel with a bicycle.
Further information about ticket prices and conditions can be found here: Tarifübersicht
|ticket||scope||price in €|
|Short-trip fare||Berlin AB||1,50|
|The 4-trip ticket for short trips||Berlin AB||5,60|