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      Alipay taxi payment system——No cash on the wheels anymore.

      Alipay taxi payment system can provide taxi passengers a fast and convenient payment service on the taxi. By scanning the QR code in the taxi, the bill information is presented to the customer and the payment can be completed just by a click. With this easy way of paying taxi bills, no cash is needed anymore on the wheels and a higher efficiency to complete the payment is achieved, saving time for both the taxi driver and passengers. 


      #User experience

      Alipay taxi payment system provides a quick and secure payment process, which ensures superior customer satisfaction. To use the Alipay taxi solution, passengers just need to scan the QR code in the taxi and pay the bills. Besides, tips can also be included. 

      Alipay taxi payment solution supports two types of codes for customers to scan:

      • Transaction QR code, created by the taxi device that is intergrated with Alipay.
      • Alipay third-party merchant QR code, created by Alipay. Each taxi has a unique Alipay third-party merchant QR code.

      User experiences for scanning each type of codes are slightly different. 

      Transaction QR code:

      1. Scan the transaction QR code with Alipay wallet.
      2. Confirm to pay the bill.
      3. A receipt will be automatically-printed with the payment result.


      Alipay third-party merchant QR code:

      1. Scan the QR code to enter the payment H5 page.
      2. Enter the payment amount in local currency and click to pay.
      3. The correponding amount in RMB is displayed for customers to confirm.
      4. After the bill being confirmed to pay, the payment result, payment amount, and payment channel are to be displayed. The returned results will be shown in local language in order to facilitate drivers to confirm about the payment result.
      5. A receipt will be automatically-printed with the payment result.

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      #Solution benefits

      Alipay taxi solution connects drivers and passengers more closely by providing an efficient and secure payment platform. Drivers and passengers can both benefit from this Alipay solution.

      #Solution benefits for merchants

      Cashless payment method allows taxi drivers to offer customers multiple payment options and quick, seamless transactions – significantly improving the customer experience. As a QR code is the only thing needed to be prepared, Alipay taxi solution is relatively inexpensive.

      Here are the main benefits and reasons why taxi companies should adopt Alipay taxi payment solution:

      • No cash needed any more

      Save customers from preparing cash in the local currency. Besides, Alipay provides very favorable exchange rate for the overseas payments.

      • Fast and smooth payment experience

      The Alipay taxi solution supports a payment process significantly faster, by providing a QR code for the mobile device to scan. Payments are processed immediately, in real-time. This is a huge advantage compared to traditional credit card readers that take some time to process a payment or compared to the time it takes to exchange cash. 

      • Minimize the language barrier between drivers and passengers

      Passengers can pay the bill directly without communication with the driver. 

      #Solution benefits for service providers

      Service providers refer to those who provide services for integrating with Alipay solutions.

      Relying on the openness of the Alipay platform, ISVs can quickly open the market and gain revenue.  Grow and share the ecological dividend together with Alipay. Alipay can provide the following benitifs for ISV/ISOs:

      • The most powerful technical support and the latest technology sharing in the electronic payment industry.
      • Successful digitalization experience from China market.


      #Solution flow

      By adopting the Alipay solution, the customer is supported to scan a QR code to pay, and the service provider can follow the solution flow to provide the service for the customer: