TITLE

TfL to accept contactless payment

PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Apr2011, Vol. 167 Issue 4, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the initiative of Transport for London to upgrade its smart card reader software allowing passengers to pay for travel using contactless credit and debit cards.
ACCESSION #
60172876

 

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