Information on cycling in Göttingen: Bicycle transport, bicycle workshops, bicycle rental and much more - see here.

As a civil servant in the public sector, there are currently two options for leasing a company bicycle:

  • The leasing instalments for the JobRad are converted from non-tariff or above-tariff payments, unless these have been regulated in the collective agreement.
  • As an extra salary
More information can be found here.

Instead of owning a car, you can also share it. Information about car sharing can be found here.

Reduce your travel costs, travel together and be recognised for tax purposes - form car pools and save CO2 and nerves. Besides common online services, the University of Göttingen also offers car-sharing services:

For students:
Schwarzes Brett on StudIP

Employees of the University:

Instead of being stuck in traffic in the morning, how about relaxing on the bus? The job ticket makes it possible.
More information for employees


Contact - Green Office

Do you have questions or suggestions about sustainability in research?
Or in your studies?
Do you have any ideas about sustainability in your studies?
For these and general questions, suggestions contact us!


Sustainability Coordinator

Marco Lange, Coordinator of the Green Office
Phone: 0551 39-21356


Anuschka Linner, Student of International Economics

Katja Stieger, Student of Physics

Tabea Kothe, Student of Resource analysis and management

Felix Heller, Student of Ethnology
E-Mail: felix.heller@zvw.uni-goettingen