Integration steps

The following sections summarize how to integrate open loop payments with Google Pay. The instructions differ based on whether you have an existing open loop system or not.

For an existing open loop system

  1. Ensure that the Prerequisites are met and that mobile devices can complete transactions on the transit terminal.
  2. Perform updates to support an enhanced user experience:
    • Add missing settings to the terminals and validators.
    • Provide brand rights to feature transit agencies in Google Pay and Google Maps.
  3. Tap mobile devices on PTO terminals to test the system.
    • Verify transactions, UX, and notifications.
  4. Train field agents and customer support teams to prepare for the launch.

For new open loop systems

  1. As part of the initial setup of the transit terminals, ensure the following:
    • The terminals meet the Prerequisites to accept mobile device transactions.
    • Set up the terminals and validators to accept enhanced mobile user experiences.
    • Provide brand rights to feature transit agencies in Google Pay and Maps.
  2. Tap mobile devices on PTO terminals to test the system.
    • Verify transactions, UX, and notifications.
  3. Train field agents and customer support teams to prepare for the launch.