❯ Associated brands
Most brands know that single travel options do not suffice for business users. That´s why NS partners with others like Greenwheels, taxi and OV-bike or Lufthansa cooperates with 10 Partner-Airlines.
Daimler and BMW combined their car-sharing services under the Share Now brand. Well-known are also the associations of regional and local transport organizations.
With the Dutch OV-chipkaart you can check-in and out easily on all types of public transport: train, bus, metro, tram and ferry. Or hire an OV-bike at almost 300 rental locations. The card is always ready for use, and you are ensured that the balance on the card is automatically topped up. This means that you no longer need to add funds to the card yourself.
In Germany the Hamburger Verkehrsbund (HVV) was the first Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund founded in 1965. It combines the services of the Hamburger Hochbahn, S-Bahn, DB Regio, Norbahn and many more local transport organizations. Business customers can book tickets online with a 7% discount.
Public transport organizations are continually experimenting with innovative forms of mobility. For example in Munich the MVG is testing an On-Demand Poolingfahrdienst, IsarTiger.