Question: Do I Tap My Card When I Get Off The Bus?

Can I use my bank card on the bus?

You can now use a credit or debit card to pay for your ticket on buses using contactless.

Instead of paying with cash, you can pay contactless by placing your card or device on the yellow contactless reader..

Can I put my Opal card on my Iphone?

You just need a registered Opal card, and Siri enabled on your iOS 12 and above mobile device, or Apple WatchOS 5.0+.

Do you have to tap off on buses?

But Argus readers raised concerns about what will happen if passengers forget to Tap Off. A bus company spokeswoman said: “You will be charged the full single fare to the end of the route, so always remember to tap off in order to pay the correct fare.”

Do I need to tap off with my debit card?

Look for the contactless symbol on your card If your Visa, Mastercard or American Express credit or debit card shows the contactless payment symbol, you can use it to pay for your travel. You’ll pay an Adult Opal fare.

Where can I change my MRT card?

You may apply for an immediate replacement at any Concession Card Replacement Office. Or simply download TL SimplyGo mobile app for the full suite of e-Services. You may also get an immediate lost card replacement at the TransitLink Kiosk.

What happens if I tap Presto twice?

When you tap on, the system deducts the default trip fare, so you don’t have to tap a second time when you get off at your default destination. This means even more time saved with PRESTO. … You can set up a default trip through the PRESTO App, or in person by visiting a GO Customer Service Outlet.

What happens if you forget to tap off Presto?

If you forget to tap off at the end of your trip, an amount for Missed Tap Off or Underpayment will be deducted from your PRESTO card at the start of your next trip in the GO network. You’ll be charged the adult cash fare to the furthest distance on the train line or bus route you took when you forgot to tap off.

What happens if you forget to tap your EZ Link?

Remember to tap card upon alighting Should he forget to tap the ez-link card on the exit card reader, the maximum fare for the journey will be deducted when the card is next presented at any ez-link card device.

5 yearsPlease check your EZ-Link card expiry. Your EZ-Link card is valid for use for 5 years from the date of issue.

Can I tap on with debit card?

Contactless is a quick and easy way to pay for your trip on public transport on the Opal network. If you have an American Express, Mastercard or Visa credit or debit card or a linked device, you can use it to pay for your travel by tapping on and tapping off at Opal readers. … Find out more about paying the right fare.

Can I tap on with my phone?

Google Wallet lets you leave your credit cards or cash in your pocket and pay with your phone. Making tap-to-pay work, however, requires turning on Near Field Communication (NFC), which enables your phone to talk to the payment terminal.

What happens if I tap my Presto card twice?

Tap your PRESTO card on the card reader at the front of the bus when you board. Tap your card again when you board the next vehicle. As long as you are within two hours from your first tap you won’t be charged another fare.

What happens if you tap out with a different card?

What happens if I touch in with one contactless card and touch out with another on the same journey? It’s important that you try to avoid doing this as you’ll be charged a maximum fare on both of your cards. The two separate journeys won’t be linked and each one will be recognised as incomplete.

Can you tap on with the opal app?

That means that you can now use your phone or credit card to tap on and off Opal enabled trains, buses and ferries as well as the light rail and metro system.

What happens if I don’t tap out of bus?

Saves you money and does not complicate subsequent journeys. If you forget to tap out, you will be charged maximum fare. Every time you enter a bus, maximum fare is deducted. When you tap out, the system calculates the bus-stops and deducts what is relevant and returns the rest.

What happens if you don’t tap off your Opal card?

If you do not tap on but do tap off at the end, you will be charged the default fare. If you tap on at the beginning and then forget to tap off at the end of your trip, you will be charged the default fare for an incomplete trip. Incomplete trips are not counted towards the Weekly Travel Reward on your Opal card.

What happens if you tap on and off at the same station?

Nope, you’re charged the minimum fare. However, if you tap on, and then return and tap off within 30 minutes of tapping on at the same wharf or station, it will be free as it will be considered a tap on reversal.

You can now use your debit or credit cards for your bus and train rides with SimplyGo. “But I am so used to using my EZ-Link card – why should I make the switch?” you ask.