Mass Transit Ticket Reading and Contactless Payments

Intuitive readers and validators that elevate the passenger experience.

How to Elevate the Mass Transit Experience

Migrating to modern ticketing hardware and away from aging ticketing infrastructures enables public transit authorities and operators to elevate the customer experience and improve operational efficiency.

HID ticketing technologies help create a seamless, intuitive user experience that’s implemented in mass transit systems worldwide, including rail, metro and subway, and buses and coaches.

Why HID Ticket Readers for Mass Transit?

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Reduce upgrade, maintenance and operation costs.
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Converged ticket reading and contactless payments.
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Proven to withstand years of public use at large transit authorities.
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Open architecture hardware allows flexibility and convenience.
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Quicker Passenger Boarding

Tickets read first time, when presented in any orientation and via a single interface.
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High Performance

Lightning-fast and secure reading of multiple ticketing technologies.
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Seamless Integration

From gate access to kiosks, HID readers are easily integrated into existing infrastructure.
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Access-IS Heritage

Our portfolio includes recently-acquired Access-IS ticket readers and validators.

Upgrading Ticketing Hardware Unlocks Widespread Benefits

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Upgrading to modern ticketing technology provides many benefits over maintaining older fare collection methods. Now is the time for transit authorities and operators to move toward a mobile-friendly ticketing system that meets customer expectations and enhances the passenger experience. 

HID TripTick™ — The Key to Better Passenger Experiences and Throughput

Boarding delays can result when passengers have difficulty deciding where or how to present a ticket or pay a fare. This can also cause unnecessary passenger frustration, impact schedules, and create reputational damage to the transportation authority.

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Accept All Ticket and Payment Types With One Reader

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Mobile and Paper Barcodes & QR Codes

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Closed Loop Transit Smart Cards

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Contactless Bank Cards

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Digital Wallets

Jacksonville Transportation Authority Deploys HID VAL100 Ticket Validators

See how HID enabled Jacksonville Transportation Authority to board its passengers more efficiently on over 200 buses as part of a mobile ticketing upgrade project.

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Discover Which TripTick Reader Is Right for You

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For Integration — Ticket Reading With Optional Contactless Payment Capability

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For Onboard — Ticket Reading With Optional Contactless Payment Capability

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For Onboard — Ticket Reading & Validation With Optional Contactless Payment Capability

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