General Information

Current information on the semester ticket

The VBB has agreed to a transitional arrangement whereby the VBB semester ticket from the winter semester 2020/21, which expires on 31.03.2021, will continue to be accepted as a ticket for the use of public transport together with a printed enrolment certificate from the summer semester 2021. The VBB's exemption rule regarding non-validated campus cards in the summer semester 2021 expires on 30.04.2021. This gives students longer time to use the open locations of the vending machines (open locations can be found on the website:
The following goodwill arrangements limited until 30 April 2021 will apply:

  1. VBB semester tickets for the winter semester 2020/21 that have expired on 31 March 2021 will continue to be accepted as a ticket for using public transport up to and including 30 April 2021. The prerequisite is that an original* certificate of enrolment for the summer semester 2021 can be presented. This also applies to the additional ticket to the Semesterticket Berlin.
  2. For new students in the summer semester 2021 who do not yet have a semester ticket, the original* certificate of enrolment for the summer semester 2021 in conjunction with the identity card will be recognised as entitlement to travel. This also applies for a limited period until 30 April 2021.

* Original matriculation certificate: original physical certificate or printout of an original digital certificate on white paper in original size. Students can find the enrolment certificate in the Self-Service for printing. For all information on Self-Service, please visit our website (

Opening hours

You'll find our current opening hours under contact. Please note that our office is closed for visitors, and that we do not answer calls outside our opening hours.

Tel.: 030 - 83 90 91- 40

Postal adress and email

regular mail:   registered mail:    
Semesterticketbüro AStA FU Berlin                      Hauptpoststelle FU Berlin z.Hd. Semesterticketbüro
Thielallee 36   Habelschwerdter Allee 45
14195 Berlin         14195 Berlin


Mail: semtixbuero (at)

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