How to use Barclaycard contactless payment

You can use contactless for payments up to £30 today

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This little symbol Contactless symbol means you can make fast, easy and secure payments of £30* and under in seconds. Touch your Barclaycard on a payment reader at thousands of your favourite retailers across the UK and you've paid, just like that! There's no need to fumble with cash, or enter a PIN and what's more it's ready to use today.

Safer than cash

Your security is our top priority. So we use some of the most advanced technology to protect your contactless payments. If your card gets lost or stolen you're 100% protected against fraudulent activity on your account. Just contact us and we'll take care of it. All payments made using contactless are marked on your statements with a contactless symbol. Contactless symbol

How to pay the effortless way

Paytag contactless icon You can make contactless payments wherever you see this symbol £30 Paytag ticket To pay for purchases of £30* and under
Mobile phone without paytag 1. Hold your card or device over the reader to pay Mobile phone with paytag 2. Look for the green light to show your payment is approved

How to use contactless with Tami from Barclaycard

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Where to use Barclaycard contactless

You'll find contactless at lots of your favourite retailers. Find your nearest contactless retailer

The co-operative accepts contactless payments McDonald's accept contactless payments Starbuck's accept contactless payments Transport for London accepts contactless payments

Touch and go into London with Barclaycard contactless

You can now use your Barclaycard across the London transport network. From the bus, to the tube, tram, DLR, London Overground and most National Rail Services. There’s no queuing for top-ups - you just touch and pay. It’s the fast, easy and secure way to pay for your journeys.

The clever contactless technology in your Barclaycard will calculate the best fare for you, capping your daily and weekly Monday to Sunday travel spend, just like an Oyster card would.
*If you’re a Barclaycard MasterCard customer your limit for making contactless payments is £20.