Kolumbus’ ticket app lets you buy your ticket before you get on board. The app is valid on buses and some train and boat departures in Rogaland.
Quick purchases options are based on your previous purchases and issue you a new ticket in just two easy stages.
You can buy a ticket just for yourself or for a group travelling together.
You can buy tickets in advance, and you can change the start time for your ticket.
For additional security, you can change the fare limit for which a password is required when buying tickets.
Your receipt will be sent via e-mail.
Kolumbus Billett requests access permission to the following functions:
• Read phone status and identify:
Used to protect your ticket from counterfeiting by linking it to your phone's unique ID. Kolumbus Billett has no access to make phone calls.
• Fine GPS location:
Used in connection with ticket purchases, so that Kolumbus Billett can automatically suggest a ticket based on the zone in which you are located. You can still purchase a ticket even if the location function is turned off, but you must manually enter the stop or station from which the ticket will apply.
• Full internet/network access:
Used to facilitate communication with Kolumbus' ticketing system when purchasing and downloading tickets to your mobile.
• Receiving data from the internet:
Used when receiving error messages and information from Kolumbus' ticketing system.
• Display network status/View network connections:
Used during rapid receipt of error messages if the network goes down. This is to enable the customer to get fast notification and not to have to wait for an unnecessarily long time.
• Run from start-up/Autostart from start-up:
Used when notifying that a ticket is close to expiry.
• Prevent the phone from switching to sleep mode/prevent deactivation:
Used when safeguarding that communication between your phone and Kolumbus' ticketing system is not interrupted during ticket purchase transactions.
• Control of vibration function/vibrator:
Used to instruct the phone to vibrate when a ticket is close to expiry.
• Read synchronisation settings:
Used to ensure that period tickets are updated automatically with a control code and today's picture.
Read more about KolumbusBillett and where it can be used at https://www.kolumbus.no/en/useful-information/frequently-asked-questions/kolumbus-billett/