TfL Oyster and contactless app
Why use the app?
- Top up your pay as you go credit and get notifications when it gets low
- Check your journey history
- See if you have incomplete journeys
- Buy adult rate Travelcards and Bus & Tram Passes valid between seven days and 12 months
- Get notifications before your Travelcard and Bus & Tram Pass expires
- Manage multiple season tickets and cards on the go
We're developing new features:
- Use the app if you get free and discounted travel
Download the app
How to top up
- Top up on the app
- Wait 30 minutes (it's often quicker)
- Touch in on a yellow card reader with your Oyster card to add your top up
First-generation Oyster cards
If you have an older, first-generation Oyster card, you can't use it with the app.
You can replace your old card with a new Oyster card to use the app.
Give us feedback
You can give us feedback on the app.