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Cubic and Transport for London Launch Mobile Ticketing App for Oyster Card Customers

Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS) and Transport for London (TfL) have launched the TfL Mobile Ticketing App for Oyster card users in London. The mobile app – designed by TfL and developed by Cubic – will allow Oyster card customers to manage their travel fares and payments, top up their cards and view their journey history on […]

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Contactless payments on London transport network now at over 1 Billion

Transport for London has announced that more than one billion contactless payments have now been made on London’s transport network with ‘tap and go’ payments. The figures, published by TfL, show that, on average, two million journeys are now made using contactless every day. In total, 40 per cent of all pay as you go […]

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Go-Ahead launches contactless payments in Oxford

From Thursday 8th June, Go-Ahead has begun accepting contactless EMV payments on buses and coaches at its Oxford division, comprising Oxford Bus Company, Thames Travel and Carousel Buses. The deployment is believed to be the largest outside of London to use back office technology based on the UK Cards Association (UKCA)’s “Model 2.” The new […]

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Travel for free on the Tube with just a Lucozade bottle

Transport for London (TfL) has been a pioneer of contactless payments for travel, first with the Oyster card and later with debit and credit cards, but this week commuters will be able to pay for a journey with something other than their cards. Free Lucozade bottles with a contactless chip at the base are being […]

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