Its now even easier to pay for your bus travel if you are an Apple iPhone user, make sure that Apple Pay Express Travel Mode is enabled on your iPhone, ask the driver for the ticket you require and tap the phone on the contactless reader and your good to go.
Apple Pay Express Travel Mode makes it quicker and easier to pay as you don’t need to wake or unlock your device, open an app or use Face ID or Touch ID, just tap and go – particularly helpful if your wearing a face covering!
Before using Express Travel Mode you will need to enable your iPhone, to do this:
- Go to “Settings”
- Scroll down to “Wallet & Apple Pay”
- Then tap on “Express Travel Card” and select the debit/credit card that you want to use to make your travel payments
- Once you have validated this with Face ID, Touch ID or your passcode your ready to make payments using Apple Express Travel Mode
More information on Apple Express Travel Mode is available on Apple’s support pages
Please keep any bank cards separate from your iPhone to avoid potentially paying with the wrong device.
For more information on how contactless payments work on our buses please see our contactless payments guide.