Ticket Validation for Mass Transit Fare Collection

Innovative technology to read closed loop smart cards, open loop EMV payment methods and barcode tickets.

Revolutionize Ticket Validation and Fare Collection

Don't let outdated fare collection devices restrict transit options and ruin the rider experience. The future of ticketing hardware is flexible, convenient and lightning fast. Discover how HID ticketing technology will thrill your customers and transform mass transit operations. The future is waiting — let's get you there on schedule.

How HID Ticket Validators and Readers Excel

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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.

Is your ticketing tech failing you and your customers?

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.

All Tickets and Digital Payments — One Touchpoint

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Mobile and Paper Barcodes & QR Codes

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Closed Loop: Transit Smart Cards

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Open Loop: Contactless Bank Cards

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Open Loop: 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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Driving Successful Collaboration with Integrators

Thanks to our collaboration, we've been able to deliver a seamless mobility experience to the communities and agencies we serve.

Brandy Bailey
Head of Programs, Umo
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HID empowers Token Transit’s fare payment platforms to provide flexible options for riders and valuable data insights for agencies.

Morgan Kikuchi-Conbere
CEO and Co-Founder
Token Transit
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Explore HID’s Ticket Validators and Readers

Discover reliable and innovative ticket validators and readers for efficient transit operations

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OEM Barcode Ticket Reader

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Barcode/NFC Ticket Reader

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Onboard Ticket Validator

Popular Mass Transportation Ticketing Blog Posts

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Upgrading Ticketing Hardware Unlocks Widespread Benefits

Discover seven essential reasons to upgrade.

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Key Considerations When Upgrading Ticketing Hardware

Get a checklist covering the essential elements you need to consider.

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