The bus and tram system in Bonn offers an efficient and reliable way to get around town. Bus and tram stops are demarcated by signs with a green H against a yellow background. U-bahn ( subway) stops are demarcated by signs with a blue U. Tickets for the bus, tram, or subway can be purchased from vending machines, ticket offices, or in rail stations. Bus tickets can be also be purchased on board. Tickets come in a variety of denominations, including daily, weekly, and monthly tickets. Perfect for short stays, there are also 24-hour tickets and 3-day tickets.

If you are planning to travel farther than the city's boundary, rail service can get you where you need to go. Germany's excellent and efficient trains connect Bonn to a number of destinations within Germany and beyond.