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St Louis Metro Transit adds contactless fare option

St Louis Metro Transit adds contactless fare option

The app’s new mobile fare feature is part of the transport company’s efforts to adapt to the Covid-19 pandemic and keep both passengers and employees safe when they travel.

Miami launches contactless payment for transit riders

Miami launches contactless payment for transit riders

The city is modernising its fare system with open payment technology from Cubic Transportation Systems that allows riders to tap and pay for journeys.

Fort Collins students can use ID cards to tap-and-ride

Fort Collins students can use ID cards to tap-and-ride

Transit agency, Transfort, is working with Masabi to roll out mobile ticketing and other time-saving features designed to improve the rider experience.

Mastercard and Kisio help passengers book entire trip in one app

Mastercard and Kisio help passengers book entire trip in one app

By embedding payment and security technology into trip planning and ticketing capabilities, transportation providers and cities can move towards mobility-as-a-service solutions.

No ticket to ride: Why the transport industry needs to keep up with the demand for mobile

No ticket to ride: Why the transport industry needs to keep up with the demand for mobile

To meet the demand for ease and continuity in travel, transport operators need to collaborate to offer passengers one virtual ticket, from beginning to end, says Steve Wakeland, Executive Chairman, ITSO.