The Clipper card, used for transit within the San Francisco Bay Area, seems set to realize assist for Apple Pay with Express Transit mode within the close to future.
With Apple Pay integration, Clipper playing cards will have the ability to be added to iPhone and Apple Watch and used for BART, Caltrain, Muni, VTA and extra. Express Transit Mode will likely be supported, which implies transit may be authenticated with only a faucet, and no want to make use of Face ID, Touch ID, or contact a merchandising machine.
Though BART and Muni will provide faucet authentication, Apple says that utilizing the Clipper card with Apple Pay on SFMTA cable vehicles and different transit companies with handheld card readers would require authentication with Face ID, Touch ID, or a passcode.
Apple has arrange an Apple Pay website for the Clipper card, permitting these within the San Francisco Bay Area to be notified when the Apple Pay characteristic launches.