Visa with Samsung Pay is here. Just tap and go

Enjoy the freedom of mobile payments on the go

Samsung Pay allows you to pay with your Visa card from participating banks, using selected Samsung devices* to pay for in-store and in-app purchases. Visa with Samsung Pay works wherever Visa contactless is accepted at over 400,000 places around the UK. The convenience of Visa is in your palm, even if your wallet isn’t.

*Available with participating banks and compatible with selected Samsung devices.


How it works

Get the app

Available from the Samsung Galaxy Apps store

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Add your Visa card

It’s as simple as using your phone’s camera to scan in your card from the Samsung Pay app.

Make a purchase

Launch Samsung Pay with a simple swipe up from the bottom edge of your screen and authorise your payment securely with your fingerprint or iris scanner (available on Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+). Place your device close to the contactless terminal to pay – and that’s it.


Shop how you want


Launch with a simple swipe up from the bottom edge of your screen, authorise with your fingerprint, iris scanner*, or pin and tap to pay.


Multiple security levels, with fingerprint authorisation, tokenisation and Samsung Knox – keep your bank details private and protected.


Visa with Samsung Pay works with existing contactless terminals, meaning it’s accepted almost everywhere† you can tap a contactless bankcard.


Where you can shop

There are over 400,000 places across the UK that now welcome Visa contactless payments



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What is Samsung Pay?

Samsung Pay is a secure and simple way to make mobile payments with select Samsung Galaxy phones, and it works almost anywhere you can use a contactless card.*

*Samsung Pay is available with participating payment networks, banks and merchants and is only compatible with selected cards and Samsung devices.

Which phones will support Samsung Pay?

Samsung Pay is currently available with Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge*, S7, S7 edge, S8, S8+.

*Available on Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge devices which have the Android Nougat 7.0 software update

What are Samsung Pay’s main features?

Samsung Pay allows you to make payments from your Samsung devices in-store (at virtually any terminal where contactless cards are accepted).

In addition to payment, you can also enjoy the following:

  • You can upload your loyalty cards at selected merchants in the UK, accumulate and redeem points
  • You can set up a card as a ‘transport card’ to use on TfL services. This option means you don’t even need to wake your phone or verify with a fingerprint, iris scanner or PIN – simply touch the middle section of your phone against the card reader*

*Compatible with London buses, the Tube, London Trams, DLR, London Overground, TfL Rail, Emirates Air Line, River Bus and most National Rail services in London.

How does Samsung Pay work?

Samsung Pay uses Near Field Communication (NFC) to make contactless mobile payments.

Where can I use Samsung Pay?

Samsung Pay works virtually anywhere you can tap your contactless card.

How do I get Samsung Pay?

You can download Samsung Pay from the Samsung Galaxy Apps store.

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Find out more about using Visa with Samsung Pay here

Available with participating banks and compatible with selected Samsung devices.