If you can't find the Google Wallet app icon, look for "Wallet" on your home screen or app launcher. Huawei users may continue to see both the Wallet and Google Pay app icons. Learn more.

Add items to Google Wallet

You can add cards, passes, tickets, keys, and IDs to Google Wallet:

  • In the app
  • Online
  • In other apps with the “Add to Google Wallet” option
  • Across other Google products like Gmail

Add an item with the Google Wallet app

To add cards, passes, tickets, keys, or IDs with the app:

  1. Open the Google Wallet app .
  2. At the bottom, tap Add to Google Wallet .
  3. Choose the type of item that you want to add. You can add a:
    • Payment card
    • Transit pass
    • Loyalty card
    • Gift card
  4. To add the item to Google Wallet, follow the on-screen instructions.

Add an item with the “Add to Google Wallet” option

If you’re signed in to your account on the website or app while on your phone, you may find the “Add to Google Wallet” option. This option lets you add a card or pass to Google Wallet directly.

Some examples of items that you can add to Google Wallet this way are:

To add a card or pass:

  1. Tap Add to Google Wallet and then Add to Wallet.
    • You may be asked to verify your identity with your screen lock or password.
  2. If you have more than one Google Account, choose the one you want to save the card or pass to.
  3. Read and accept the terms.
    • If you have the Google Wallet app: The card or pass is added to your wallet.
    • If you don’t have the Google Wallet app: You’re prompted to download the app to continue. Follow the on-screen instructions.

Add a digital car key to Google Wallet

You can add supported car keys to Google Wallet. Learn how to set up and manage a digital car key.

Add items from Gmail

Important: If you delete the email with the loyalty card, the pass is 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.

To add loyalty cards from your Gmail inbox automatically:

  1. On your Android phone, open the Gmail app .
  2. Tap Menu Menu and then Settings and then the account that you want to change.
  3. To turn on data sharing, under “General,” turn “smart features and personalization in other Google products” on or off.

If this setting is turned off, loyalty cards aren’t imported automatically from your Gmail inbox.

Move single device passes

Certain passes can only be saved to a single device or Google Account. These passes need to be saved with the Google Wallet app. To move them to a different device:

  1. Remove the pass from the current device or Google Account.
  2. Open the pass link from the new device.

Remove items from Google Wallet

  1. Open the Google Wallet app .
  2. Find the card or pass that you want to remove.
    • For cards, you may need to swipe left to find it.
    • For passes, you may need to swipe up to find it.
  3. Tap the card or pass.
  4. At the top right, tap More More.
    • For a card, tap Remove payment method.
    • For a pass, tap Remove.

To re-add any items that you remove, follow the steps above.

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