About the project
Within the framework of the “PaymentTransport” project, our resource offers residents and guests of two capitals a range of distance services for quickly and conveniently replenishing the resource of tickets “Plantain”.
A single electronic ticket “Plantain” provides the right to travel on all types of city passenger transport in St. Petersburg (metro, bus, trolleybus, tram, water bus, commercial transport). The Plantain card holder can issue any of the currently valid durable tickets except privileged ones, or use the card within the amount deposited in accordance with applicable tariffs.
With the help of the PaymentTransport service system, Plantain card holders can replenish their travel ticket at the most convenient place and at any time. The remote services system includes an SMS service (transferring funds from a subscriber’s account with a mobile operator) and an online service (replenishment using a bank card, mobile phone, electronic money). Mobile application “Payment Transport” provides access to a number of transport services from a mobile phone: replenishment of the card “Plantain” operating in St. Petersburg, information services. Launched replenishment projects through the showcase and mobile applications of Yandex, kiosks Eleksnet, chat bots in the Viber and Telegram messengers.
The mission of the project is to create additional amenities for passengers of urban transport, providing a safe and convenient alternative to using cash when paying for travel. The system of services “Payment Transport” is an innovative social project aimed at improving the quality of services for residents and guests of Russian cities using urban passenger transport.