Passengers MTPC purchased 335 thousand tickets on the train via the mobile app since August 2018, reported the press service of the JSC “MT PPK”.
“Mobile application “Russian Railways Passengers” already framed 335 thousand of tickets for suburban trains in the Leningrad direction,” — said in the message.
The press service reminded that the opportunity to purchase tickets within the app available for all owners of smartphones based on iOS and Android since the end of August 2018.
“The number executed in the mobile ticket app is growing every month. For example, last September the passengers got here a little over 2 thousand tickets, in March of this year about 30 thousand, and in August — more than 62 thousand Thus, for the year the popularity of this method of fare in trains MTPC increased 30 times,” — are reported words of the first Deputy General Director of JSC “MT PPK” Andrey Filatov.
Mobile application “Russian Railways Passengers” allows to issue a single ticket “there” or “there and back” on any suburban trains of the Moscow — Tver — Bologoe, as well as on the retro-train Bologoe — Ostashkov. The purchased ticket is displayed on the screen in the form of a QR code to attach to external scanner at the turnstile.
For the convenience of passengers in the app you can save your favorite routes — this saves time when purchasing the ticket. All tickets in the application “Russian Railways Passengers” are being implemented without extra charges and additional fees — prices correspond to the official tariffs of JSC “MT PPK”. In addition to the payment by credit card, the app supports instant payment with Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and Google Pay.
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