The capped three billion euros for the ticket and the promised federal funds for local transport were not enough. Wingenfeld sees the states as having an obligation to compensate for the loss of revenue from the Germany ticket in the municipalities. "To do this, in addition to passing on federal funds, they must finally use additional funds of their own."
Hesse: Deutschlandticket: City Day calls for "financing guarantee"
Wiesbaden (dpa/lhe) - The Hessian Association of Cities is demanding a financing guarantee for the 49-euro Germany ticket from the federal and state governments.