Use loyalty cards, gift cards, or offers

Your iPhone can store and use cards but can’t perform NFC transactions using Google Pay. This feature is only available if you’re in the U.S.

Add a loyalty card or gift card

To add a loyalty card to your Google Pay account, scan it or sign in to your loyalty card account and then save the card.
Important: If your gift card has a network logo on it (like MasterCard or Visa), you’ll need to add it as a payment method.
  1. Open the Google Pay app Google Pay.
  2. At the bottom, tap Passes and then Pass.
  3. For loyalty cards, tap Loyalty program. For gift cards, tap Gift card.
  4. Find the merchant or program name and tap it.
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions and your loyalty card will show up in Google Pay.

Sort loyalty or gift cards

  1. Open the Google Pay app Google Pay.
  2. Tap Passes.
  3. Touch and hold the card you want to move, then drag it into place.

Add an offer

If there’s a “Save to Google Pay” button in a retailer’s app or on their website, tap it to add the offer.

Use a loyalty card, gift card, or offer

  1. Open the Google Pay app Google Pay.
  2. At the bottom, tap Passes.
  3. Choose the loyalty card you want to use.
  4. Ask the cashier to scan the barcode. If your card doesn’t have a barcode, read your membership number to the cashier.

Fix a problem

Cashier can’t scan card

If the cashier is unable to scan your loyalty card, gift card, or offer, try to:
  • Clean your screen.
  • Check for cracks over the barcode.
  • Ask the cashier to enter the code directly into their register.

Loyalty card disappeared from Google Pay

Added card from Gmail

If you delete the email with the loyalty card, the pass will be removed from Google Pay. If you delete a Gmail message, it stays in your trash for 30 days. After that, the email is deleted permanently. 
You can add the card again using the app.

Added card another way

Your loyalty card might disappear if you:
  • Do a factory reset on your device.
  • Remove your Google Account from your device.
  • Clear all data from Google Play services or Google Pay.
You can add the card again using the app.
Use Walgreens Balance® Rewards

To add a Walgreens Balance® Rewards card:

  1. Scan your barcode or download the Walgreens app.
  2. Tap Save to Google Pay.

To use your Walgreens Balance® Rewards card:

  1. Unlock your phone and hold it over the contactless payment terminal.
  2. Tap to apply your Balance Rewards card when prompted to enter your Balance Rewards number on the payment terminal.
  3. Tap again to pay.
Select Coca-Cola vending machines
At participating Coca-Cola vending machines:
  1. Unlock your phone and hold it over the vending machine's card reader.
  2. Tap to apply your Coca-Cola vending pass and buy a drink.
Use Plus! Rewards Card

Add the Plus! Rewards Card

  1. Visit the Plus! website.
  2. Log in or register for your Plus! account.
  3. Tap Save to phone .

Use Plus! Rewards card in stores

  1. Unlock your phone and hold it over the contactless payment terminal.
  2. Earn and redeem LinkPoints in one tap at selected Plus! Partners.
  3. Tap again to pay wherever contactless payment is accepted.

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