Münchner Verkehrsgesellschaft

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Münchner Verkehrsgesellschaft
Industry Public transport
Founded 2001[1]
Headquarters Munich, Germany
Area served
Greater Munich
Website www.mvg.de

The Münchner Verkehrsgesellschaft (German for Munich Transport Company) or MVG is a municipally owned company responsible for operating public transport in Munich, Germany. It operates buses, the Munich tramway and the Munich U-Bahn.

The company is a subsidiary of Stadtwerke München (Munich City Utilities), and a member of the Münchner Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund (Munich Transport and Tariff Association).

MVG Museum[edit]

MVG Museum

The MVG maintains a museum, located at Ständlerstraße 20 near the terminus of tram line Munich tramway. The museum contains a collection of some 25 historic trams, buses and utility vehicles from different eras. It opens to the public on alternate Sundays.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hutter, Dominik (29 March 2001). "Eine GmbH übernimmt den Nahverkehr" (in German). Süddeutsche Zeitung. Retrieved 26 October 2012. 
  2. ^ "MVG Museum" (in German). MVG. Retrieved 2011-06-09. 

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