VMT ticket (Verkehrsverbund Mittelthüringen=Transport Association of Central Thuringia)
The semester ticket includes the VMT ticket for students at the Cooperative University Gera-Eisenach (only Campus Gera), the University Erfurt, University of Applied Sciences Erfurt, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, University of Applied Sciences "Ernst Abbe" Jena, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, and the University of Music Franz Liszt Weimar.
Students at these universities can use all lines of the following transport companies listed in this document (see part 3, point 1 VMT tariff regulations and point 5.8 VMT semester ticket module).
The special VMT ticket as part of the semester ticket is valid in the entire VMT area. On 13 December 2020, the VMT expanded its area now also including the Saalfeld-Rudolstadt district and the Saale-Orla district. Students whose semester ticket includes the VMT ticket may use public transport in the named districts with their semester ticket at no additional cost from that day on. You can find the details here: www.vmt-thueringen.de/verbunderweiterung.
Important exception: The VMT semester ticket is not valid for journeys by train to and from Bad Kösen. An additional ticket is still required here.
According to the VMT fare regulations, point 3. inter-connected journeys, the VMT semester ticket is only valid for journeys whose start and destination as well as the entire route covered are within the inter-connected area or for which the VMT fare is recognised for the entire route. Otherwise, a separate, complete ticket (from the start to the destination stop) must be purchased at the local fare of the transport company used.
A combination of a VMT semester ticket and a house fare for one trip is not permitted.
Further information on the VMT public transport system: www.vmt-thueringen.de/der-vmt/verbundpartner.html.
Special conditions for the use of teilAuto vehicles
All holders of the VMT semester ticket are entitled to special terms when using teilAuto vehicles. Detailed information is available at the following link: www.vmt-thueringen.de/tickets/zusaetzliche-angebote/carsharing/.