Riihimäki public traffic has taken PayiQ Tickets ticketing service into use. The new generation mobile ticket is an economical and easy way to use public transport in different parts of Finland
“The new mobile ticket is an easy alternative for cash. Ticket can be bought at any time before boarding the bus, for example while waiting at the bus stop. At first the mobile ticketing app can be used to buy single tickets for adults and children and 30-day city tickets. Tickets are only valid in local traffic buses.” says Kimmo Männistö, Transport Engineering Specialist at the city of Riihimäki.
Mobile tickets are bought with PayiQ Tickets app that can be downloaded for free for smart phones from Google Play and App Store. The mobile app supports all the most common payment methods, for example operator billing and bank and credit cards.
“The fourth generation Ticketing as a Service platform that we have developed enables a new era in providing services and ticketing products. With our technology it is easier than ever before to move over from traditional tickets to dynamic ticketing products and services, and to create innovative service concepts. PayiQ Tickets’ key benefits to customers are its easiness and simplicity – since everything can be handled with a mobile phone app there is no longer use for different apps, travel cards and their loading.” says PayiQ’s CEO Tuomo Parjanen.
PayiQ Tickets app can be used to buy ticket products outside of Imatra too. The app already includes tickets for Imatra,Jyväskylä, Kuopio, Lahti, Lappeenranta, Oulu, Salo and Turku public transport and more cities and routes are constantly added to the product selection.