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Mobile in Erfurt


  • use everything without exhaust,

  • especially your feet

  • your bicycle

  • a cargo bike &

  • tram


To go biking

can save tons of CO2

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Cycling is the most environmentally friendly form of transport.

40 - 50 percent of car journeys in big cities are shorter than 5 kilometers, a route on which you are the fastest by bike .


There are over 20 bicycle shops and repair shops in Erfurt



kann viel CO2 sparen

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The Erfurt tram has been running on natural power from the Erfurt municipal works since 2010 . By switching to natural electricity, 10,000 tons of CO2 are saved annually. This means that those who travel by train are more climate-friendly


Ella cargo bike

can save a lot of CO2

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Thanks to the Ella initiative, you can borrow cargo bikes and an electric cargo trailer free of charge in Erfurt.

With cargo bikes, you can do trails that you might otherwise use a car for. Ella's cargo bike proves what is possible.


Simply register and pick up the cargo bike, ride it and hand it in again:

Photo by Tobias on Unsplash

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Erfurt -> Tiefthal

Erfurt -> Jena

10.000 km

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Mobility and CO2 emissions

CO2 emissions to 6700 km based on the share of transportation

( Source: Federal Environment Agency )

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In 2019, there were around 3.95 million people in the German-speaking population aged 14 and over who drove more than 20,000 kilometers a year with their cars. Most drivers (around 14.45 million) have traveled between 10,001 and 15,000 kilometers by car. (Source: Statista )



Only compensate for climate neutral with CO2

If you want to live completely climate-neutral, you can offset CO2 like many other people in Erfurt .

Even the diet exceeds the value for climate-neutral life. 0.95 tons of CO2 is the best result that is possible for nutrition with the Federal Environment Agency's calculator.


Here you can find tips for CO2 compensation:



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