The Hague trams start NFC payments

Wednesday 16 March 2016 | 11:13 CET | News
The public transport company in The Hague HTM, rail operator NS and the manager of the public transport card Translink announced the start of NFC payments on HTM trams. The first tests have started and a bigger pilot will launch later this year for travelers to pay for their journeys using NFC bank cards. The test will run for six months, after which the partners will look at expanding the service nationwide. By using the NFC chip in bank cards, customers no longer need to carry the separate OV public transport card for checking in and out. HTM said its mew NFC scanners are connected over

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