How can we provide passengers with a seamless, simple experience?

We worked in partnership with Google, and Nexus and to bring the Pop travel card into the Google Pay wallet app on Android, including season ticket purchasing and Pay as you Go top up functionality. The app now:

  • Allows users to tap in and out of Metro network using Near Field Communication (NFC) technology
  • Worked directly with Google Partnership and Engineering teams globally to develop integration
  • Implemented payment processing backend to manage and report finances for Nexus
  • Integrated Stripe payment processing via Google Pay and conventional credit and debit card
“We are excited to work with Nebula Labs to help speed up travel for Nexus customers. Google Pay aims to create an effortless, immersive mobile transit experience for users, removing the friction of getting a ticket and saving valuable time for busy passengers. Easing the end-to-end travel experience has been a key focus for Google, and we’re excited that people on the Nexus app can now use Google Pay to instantly buy, store and use Pop Metro tickets.”
Jonathan Hill
Head of Transit Partnerships, Google Pay


Ticket vending and payment processing





Google Pay

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