From today (April 4) onwards, commuters can simply pay for public transport fares with their Mastercard contactless bank cards.
This is part of Land Transport Authority’s (LTA) SimplyGo initiative.
No more top-ups. Simply tap your Mastercard contactless bank cards on the fare reader at the train station gantry or on the bus when boarding and alighting. The fares will be charged and processed to your card account.
You can view your travel expenditure and history by registering for an account on the TransitLink SimplyGo Portal.
Holding a OCBC or UOB Mastercard Card? Follow these steps to save up to $15 on your bus and train rides.
From now till 31 May 2019, receive a 10% rebate when you pay for your transit rides with your OCBC Mastercard! Limited to the first 10,000 registrants. Rebate amount capped at S$10 per registrant.
Click here to register now.
Tap & goTM with your UOB Mastercard® Card to earn 10 free rides1 (worth S$15) when you spend S$40 on your daily commute in one calendar month.
Here’s how in 2 simple steps:
- SMS 10RIDES‹space›8-digits mobile number (registered with UOB for one-time password) to 77862 to register.
(example: 10RIDES 87654321)
- Simply tap your UOB Mastercard Card at the readers to pay for your bus & train rides and get 10 free rides1 (in the form of 20% rebate on your rides, cap at S$15 rebate) with at least S$40 spent in a calendar month. Hurry, limited to the first 10,000 customers.
What’s more, if you are new to Samsung Pay, you can enjoy up to an additional 10 free rides2. Add your UOB Mastercard on Samsung Pay now. Limited to the first 1,000 customers.
For more information, click here.