OVpay Trial

Would you like to check in and out with your contactless debit card or credit card?

You’ll be able to check in and check out on Connexxion buses in Zaanstreek with your contactless debit card or credit card or with the payment system on your phone. Also with Apple Pay and Google Wallet. You won't even need an OV-chipkaart or subscription. No registration is necessary.

Check in and out in Zaanstreek is a part of the first phase of OVpay. The service will be limited, but will be expanded. We will incorporate improvements as soon as possible.

Trial trajectory


April 11th 2022


Means of transport:

Vehicle bus
Check in and out with:

Payment method payment card Payment method mobile

Together with:

What can I use to check in and out in Zaanstreek?

During the trial in Zaanstreek, you can check in and out with:

  • contactless debits card from ABN AMRO, ASN bank, bunq, ING, Rabobank, Regiobank or SNS
  • contactless credit cards from Mastercard and Visa (issued by ICS)
  • smartphones that are set up with contactless payment with a card from above-mentioned debit and credit cards
  • contactless debit or credit cards from Maestro, V pay, Mastercard, or Visa

How does it work?

  1. You enter the bus and check in with your contactless debit card, credit card or contactless payment system on your phone. You then travel to your destination in Zaanstreek.
  2. Ready to leave the bus? Just check out with the same payment method you checked in with.
  3. The payment is processed automatically; You’ll see the amount with the description NLOV on your statement the next day. The price you pay will be the same as a standard ticket or trip with the OV-chipkaart. Subscriptions and discounts are currently not supported.
  4. Do you want to review your travel itinerary from a previous day? Enter the 14-digit code that appears on your statement next to NLOV into the webtool below. As well as the price that was debited from your account. You can find more information at connexxion.nl/ovpay

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