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COVID-19: mea­sures of Hold­ing Graz

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The measures of the federal government to contain coronavirus are also having effects on the operations of the largest municipal service company in Styria – Holding Graz. In various areas, Holding Graz is adapting its comprehensive offers and services on the basis of the regulations issued.

Graz Linien:

The safety and well-being of our passengers and employees are our top priority.

We currently have the following measures in place:


The Ministry of Climate Protection has drawn up a Passenger Charter together with the social partners. This lists rules of conduct for safe coexistence on public transport. More info on this and the download can be found below!


  • The Mobility and Sales Center is open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday.
  • Personal ticket sales on the buses have been discontinued. All sales points can be found here.
  • If a new Graz Annual Pass is purchased or extended from July 1, 20 euros will be added in the form of GrazGutscheine. Further information can be found here.


  • Since 15.2. we are also using the student amplifiers in the normal timetable again.
  • The first door of our buses is closed. The first row of seats is not available.
  • We make sure to use only streetcars with driver’s cabs. If it is operationally necessary, we also use sets without driver’s cab. In this case, the first door and the first three rows of seats are not available.
  • All vehicles are cleaned daily and intensively.


Do you have any questions? We will be glad to help you.

Tel.: + 43 316 887-4224


Waste management:

The usual opening hours apply for the recycling centre in Sturzgasse: Monday to Friday 7 am until 5 pm, Saturday, Sunday and on public holidays 8 am until 6 pm.

At the recycling center, it is mandatory for all customers to wear an FFP2 mask. In addition, there is currently no unloading assistance.


Waste collection:

Waste disposal is taking place in the entire municipal area of Graz as usual. All employees of the Waste Management department and the cleaning staff of the Urban Space department are working  in compliance with strict hygiene regulations and in various teams.

Leisure facilities:

The Castle Mountain railway and the Schöckl funicular railway are currently in operation.

Please note that it is mandatory to wear an FFP2 mask on the Schöckl funicular railway and on the Castle Mountain railway. This applies at all entrances and exits, at the tills, in the passenger cars/carriages.

Current info on the operating hours can be found here:

Our pools, saunas and wellness areas have been open since 19 May

You can find all the info here!

Holding Graz info centre: 

The info centre at Andreas-Hofer-Platz is open. Appointments are only possible if arranged beforehand by telephone.

More info can be found here!