Users of Apple Pay got free use.
Passengers of the Moscow Central Ring will be able to pay the fare through Apple Pay, reports “Kommersant” with reference to the official blog of Moscow metro. The possibility of contactless payments were introduced last week and is currently exclusive. Users Samsung Pay this privilege was denied.
The original advantage of contactless payment users will get Apple Pay holders of MasterCard cards regardless of the Bank. Support for Visa payment system will be connected soon. The existing restriction is temporary and is forced because of lack of agreement of the Bank VTB24, maintenance CIP, and Visa.
To pay the fare at MCK Muscovites and guests of the capital can not only in specialized offices, but also in terminals ticket, and right at the turnstiles. This method of payment is underlined in a press-service of the Moscow metro, is one of the most secure and protected from unauthorized third party access to billing information.
Besides the obvious convenience and simplicity, Apple Pay users get other, not less pleasant for residents of the capital bonus. Every Monday throughout December and into the New year when you pay with Apple Pay passengers plying on the Moscow Central ring of the compounds, the journey will be available for free. In case of any issues it is recommended to apply directly to Mesmero.