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Every day our buses get millions of people moving. To work, to school or to see friends. In conjunction with our customers we develop customized public transport solutions and drive concepts for the public transport of the future. We achieve practical innovations. By doing this we are making a contribution to a cleaner environment, lower energy consumption and a quieter and healthier living environment. This is the added value that we create. Not only for our customers, the passengers and the drivers, but for everyone on this earth.
• VDL Citea The Urban Networker: ideal public transport buses with environmentally friendly engines.
• VDL Citea The E-Worker: electric buses with zero emissions of harmful substances.
Profit of Ownership
With the Citea range the best possible transport solution can be created for any area of operation. The Citea provides all the tools needed for efficient and economical deployment. State-of-the-art technology is utilised to give maximum ‘Profit of Ownership’ and lower ‘TCO’ by combining economical, environmentally friendly engines with an exceptionally low unladen weight. Low operational costs and high capacity make the Citea an ideal public transport bus.
Travelling in a Citea is a pleasant experience. Because of the easy entry and exit, the low floor and wide entry and exit doors, a light and inviting interior, plenty of leg-room and seating comfort thanks to free-hanging seats and a pleasant temperature on board due to a balanced climate control system. The Citea Electric offers even more future with the futuristic BRT design. This Citea demonstrates the potential not simply in engineering terms. It also impresses by its appearance, the exceptional comfort and the major benefit for passsengers and local residents that this bus is unprecedentedly quiet.
Driving & Handling
Widely praised driving performance and road-holding, an ergonomically designed driver’s area with various adjustment options and a superb field of view for optimal safety are features of the Citea that drivers appreciate.
Future is Now
In a changing world, sustainability plays an increasingly important role. VDL guarantees a long service life through the high build quality and choice of components and materials used. The economical and efficient engines combined with lightweight construction result in minimal CO2 emissions and environmental impact. Electric buses run without emitting harmful emissions or causing noise pollution. The resulting range of city and regional buses offers a well-balanced concept that is as beneficial for the environment as it is for the owner and operator.