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You can now use iPhone to charge Paris metro cards; full Apple Pay support coming soon

January 13, 2021

Via: 9to5Mac

It’s now possible to use an iPhone to charge Paris metro cards with both single journey tickets and daily, weekly, and monthly passes. You touch your Navigo card to your iPhone to authorize payment via Apple Pay, using the app to select the ticket or pass you want.

The feature was expected to launch next, but is rolling out a week ahead of schedule – though not yet for all compatible iPhones …

As iGen notes, the feature will let people top up their cards at home, avoiding the need to queue at in-station terminals or counters, something that is especially welcome during the pandemic.

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