The Harz holiday ticket, also known as HATIX, allows free travel on all public bus and tram services throughout the Harz county.
All overnight guests in participating towns and villages in the district of Harz (including, Schierke, Reddeber, Minsleben and Benzingerode) receive the HATIX ticket from the host at their place of accommodation.
The Wernigerode-ticket is also issued to all tourist tax paying guests at their place of accommodation. Once the registration form is filled out it entitles the holder and the other parties listed on the form to free use of the public bus routes in Harz including, the Q-bus transport company, the Halberstadt transport GmbH and the traffic and transport company of South Harz.
The Harz holiday ticket is not valid on the routes of Deutsche Bahn AG, the VeoliaVerkehr (HEX) or the Harz narrow gauge railways.