NETS contactless for SimplyGo

Commuting with a contactless NETS Bank Card is a breeze.

Travel with peace of mind when you use your contactless NETS Bank Card for MRT and bus rides

Save time from queuing to top-up your transit card
Just one card for your ATM, retail and transit needs
Save more when you tap to pay for your rides*

*In comparison with standard tickets for MRT and cash payment for bus rides.

Fares will be deducted directly from your bank account
Track your travel and fare history with a SimplyGo account

Register for an account at or through the TL SimplyGo mobile app.

How to tap to pay for your rides

Step 1

Take out your contactless NETS Bank Card from your wallet to prevent card clash+.

Step 2

Simply tap on MRT fare gates or card reader on buses for payment.

Step 3

Proceed to board when the message “Bank Card SimplyGo” is displayed^.

Step 4

Ensure you tap out using the same card when alighting.

+Tapping a wallet containing multiple payment cards results in “card clash” and multiple charges may be incurred.
^Fare/balance will not be displayed at the MRT fare gates and bus card readers.

Do you have a contactless NETS Bank Card?

Look out for the NETS contactless icon on your bank card to start tapping for your rides.

  • The above bank cards are compatible with SimplyGo
  • NETSPay is not accepted on SimplyGo
  • POSB Smart Buddy wearable is not recommended for use in SimplyGo. All transit usage will be priced at full adult fare and users may experience intermittent performance.

Information on using NETS Bank Cards for public transport are also available in these languages: English | Mandarin | Bahasa Indonesia Bengali | Burmese Hindi Tagalog | Tamil

Commonly Asked Questions

What type of NETS cards can be used for SimplyGo?

NETS Bank Card with NETS contactless icon is compatible with SimplyGo.

How do I use a contactless NETS Bank Card for transit?

Similar to tapping your current travel card on MRT fare gates and card reader on buses, you just need to tap your contactless NETS Bank Card at the point of boarding and alighting for buses, and when entering and exiting MRT stations.

How do I view my transaction history?

You may visit the My Statements page in your SimplyGo Account on the TransitLink SimplyGo Portal to view the travel transactions and charges made on your card(s).

Transaction information includes journey information, trip information, trip fare and payment posting history. This information can be downloaded into PDF statements.

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