‘From 2018 contantloos pay in every bus
From 2018, there would be in each bus in the Netherlands contantloos have to be paid. CFP starts here from march 16 in Amsterdam.
In the buses of GVB is as of march 26, and more with cash a ticket to buy. Also, anyone with too little credit on his ov-chipkaart to pay with debit or credit card.
The night bus is from the end of January already contantloos. Travellers can be informed by mobile service teams in the busy stops like the Rembrandtplein and Leidseplein.
GVB has, among other things, because there in 2016 robberies were committed on the buses. The perpetrators went there with money off. Previously the tickets removed from sale.
Nationwide is agreed from 1 January 2018 no cash money in the bus.
Arriva do this, for example, in steps. In the city of ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Tilburg and Breda, it is now possible to order tickets with a pin or contactless to pay for it.