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Passengers set to benefit from new contactless payments on Metrolink

3 July 2019
Andy Burnham contactless launch

We’re launching a new, easy-to-use contactless payment system on Metrolink.

From Monday 15 July customers can use their contactless device to simply touch-in and touch-out at tram stops, with the system working out their fare, up to a daily cap.

Metrolink customers can already use their contactless bank card to buy a ticket at a ticket machine, and this will remain an option. What the new ‘intelligent’ contactless system will do is cut out the need to buy a ticket or download the app

Read the full press release here.