Case Study

Shaping the Mobility Revolution with hvv switch

Facts & Figures

Hamburger Hochbahn AG


  • The largest transportation company in Hamburg with 6,000 employees, and one of the largest public transport providers in Germany.
  • The company transports some 1.2 million passengers every day.


  • The city of Hamburg is growing – and so are the requirements for mobility in the metropolitan region. Since 2019, we have supported Hamburger Hochbahn in establishing smart mobility solutions for the city and its residents. The goal: to make the switch from individual cars to shared mobility services like carsharing and LPT even more attractive in the Hamburg metropolitan region.


  • Analysis & optimization
  • Discovery
  • UI and UX design
  • Prototypes
  • UX testing
  • Native Development
  • Continuous Development

Hamburger Hochbahn was looking for a partner to develop the iOS/Android app who is a master of innovative practices in addition to having many years' experience in development. A demonstrable strength in creating apps with a professional UI/UX design was critical, and we needed to be able to trust them to give us advice on an equal footing. FFW was exactly the partner we were looking for.