Moscow authorities announced the introduction of Apple Pay in metro

In the Moscow metro will implement the payment system Apple Pay. This was stated by the head of the Department of transport and dorozhno-a transport infrastructure of Moscow Maxim Liksutov, reports on Wednesday, January 25, RNS.

“We expect that Apple Pay will come in,” he said.

From December 2016, Apple Pay operates on the stations of the Moscow Central ring (CIP). To pay the fare when using this system in ticket offices, vending machines for tickets and directly to the turnstiles. To do this, bring your iPhone or Apple Watch to the reader, and the fare will be debited from the Bank account tied to Apple Pay.

Apple Pay was launched in Russia on 4 October 2016. To pay through this system in stores you can use iPhone SE iPhone 6 and more new models and Apple Watch.

At a briefing in Rambler&Co Maxim Liksutov also spoke about the development of the transport system in Moscow, new Parking lots, car sharing and the possible advent of a Hyperloop.