For Ruhrbahn, hydrogen is the key technology for economical and climate-neutral public transport - with hydrogen busses we can replace our diesel bus fleet 1:1 in terms of range and passenger capacity. Thanks to the numerous top companies from industry and research based in the Ruhr area, the necessary market ramp-up of green hydrogen will also succeed.
Ruhrbahn GmbH is the municipal transport company for the cities of Essen and Mülheim an der Ruhr. As the largest transport company in the Ruhr area, Ruhrbahn GmbH ensures the mobility of 140 million passengers per year. With 267 buses, 165 trains, three subway lines, eleven tram lines and 52 bus lines, Ruhrbahn offers customer-oriented, technically high-quality and climate-friendly local transport. As a mobility service provider for the region, Ruhrbahn is continuously expanding the quality of local transport in Essen and Mülheim and, with sustainable mobility concepts, provides incentives for intermodal and multimodal mobility.