Legal notice – publisher and responsibility for project

Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Sieg GmbH
Glockengasse 37 - 39
50667 Cologne
Telephone: +49 221 /20 80 8-0
Fax: +49 221 /20 80 8-40

Email: info(at)

Michael Vogel
Dr. Norbert Reinkober

Responsible for content according to Articles°5, 6 TMG and Article°55(2) RStV:
Birgit Strecker, Head of Communication / Customer Information

Cologne District Court
HRB 16883
VAT ID no. DE 122660263
Tax no. 215/5844/0543

Editorial / Contact:
Petra Holzemer
Email: petra.holzemer(at)

Holger Klein
Email: holger.klein(at)

Technical implementation:

Faktor E GmbH
Buschstraße 81
53113 Bonn
Email: info(at)
Webdesign & TYPO3:



Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Sieg GmbH, Glockengasse 37 - 39, 50667 Cologne ("VRS") provides various Internet sites, including "". The individual website ("Website") is available to you for information, entertainment, education and communication.

You may download material displayed on the Website for non-commercial, private use only, provided that you comply with all copyright and other intellectual property notices contained in the material and that you do not remove or alter them. You may not, however, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, insert elsewhere, use derivative works from, or use for any public or commercial purpose the Website content, including text, graphics and, where applicable, audio, video, etc., without the written permission of VRS, either electronically or in any other form.

Your access to and use of this Website is further subject to the following terms and conditions ("Terms and Conditions") and applicable law.

We may terminate your right to access or other use of this Website at any time without notifying you.

By accessing this site, you accept these Terms and Conditions without limitation or qualification and agree that all other agreements, possibly already made between you and VRS regarding the use of the Internet site will be superseded by these Terms and Conditions:


1. You should assume that everything you see or read on this Website is protected by copyright, unless otherwise stated, and may not be used in any other way as stated in these Terms and Conditions or in the text on the Website without the written permission of the VRS. The VRS makes no representations or warranties that your use of any materials on this Website will not infringe the rights of any third party not owned or controlled by the VRS company.

2. Although the VRS makes every effort to provide accurate and up-to-date information on the Website, the VRS makes no representations or warranties as to its content or accuracy. The VRS assumes no liability or responsibility for errors or omissions in the website content.

3. You use this Website at your own risk. Neither the VRS nor any other party involved in the compilation, production or provision of the Website shall be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, this Website, if the VRS or its vicarious agents cannot be accused of or proven to have acted in an intentional or grossly negligent manner.

If you are not resident in Germany, check the laws in force in your country for restrictions or limitations regarding the exclusion of liability. This disclaimer expressly does not apply there if it is inadmissible under the law in your country. This has no influence on the validity of the clause under German law.

The VRS also does not assume any responsibility or liability for any damages or viruses or other harmful mechanisms that may infect your computer equipment or other components (including the software) on account of your access to and use of the website or your downloading of any materials, data, text, graphics, video, audio, or other data from the website. Liability is also not assumed if damages occur to your system etc. which were caused by direct or indirect unauthorised use or activation of our computer system etc. or lines etc. used by us by others, e.g. to distribute emails etc.

4. Images of people or places appearing on the Website are the property of the VRS or are used by the VRS with permission. The use of such an image by you or any person authorised by you is prohibited unless expressly permitted by these Terms and Conditions or by special permission posted elsewhere on this Website.

5. The brands, logos and company names (collectively the "trademarks") that appear on the Website are registered or unregistered trademarks of the VRS and others. This Website's content, such as text, graphics and other content (collectively, the "works"), is protected by copyright. Nothing on this Website shall be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark or copyright work appearing on this Website without the written permission of VRS GmbH or a third party that may own the trademark or works appearing on this Website. Misuse of the trademarks or works appearing on this Website is strictly prohibited, except as provided in these Terms and Conditions. You are also advised that the VRS will fully enforce such rights, including criminal prosecution.

6. The VRS has not reviewed the links to other Internet websites (third party sites) on this Website and does not accept any responsibility for the content of such sites or any sites linked to this Website. The VRS makes these links available for reference purposes only. You use these links at your own risk, and the VRS does not endorse or approve of such content. The VRS shall not be liable for the availability or content of third party websites.

7. The VRS may change these Terms and Conditions at any time by updating this page. You are bound by such changes and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the current Terms and Conditions applicable to you.

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