I’ve been asking the same question about Subway for the past few days, but I couldn’t find an answer. Does Subway take Apple Pay? I finally got the answer. And now I’m sharing it with you. Subway finally takes Apple Pay for in-store and mobile app purchases.
What is Subway?
Subway is an American fast-food restaurant chain that sells sub sandwiches, wraps, salads, and beverages. They are best known for their footlong subs. Their top-rated menu items include the Turkey Breast Sandwich, Chicken & Bacon Ranch Melt sub, the Spicy Italian Sub, and the Meatball Marinara sub. As a testament to their success, they have more than 37,000 locations in more than 100 countries.
What Is Apple Pay?
Do you own an iPhone, Apple Watch, or iPad? Using Apple Pay, you can use your Apple iOS devices to pay at stores, through apps, and on the web. It’s a secure, contactless, and easy way to make your payments. Gone are the days of waiting for change at the register or using a credit card reader that thousands of cards have been inside. Instead, replace your card with Apple Pay’s digital wallet. Continue reading to learn more about how you can use Apple Pay to make your life easier at Subway!
Answered: Does Subway Take Apple Pay?
Subway takes Apple Pay for in-store and mobile app purchases. That means that you can pay with your iPhone or Apple Watch whenever you want a Subway sub. So next time you’re in the mood for Subway, use Apple Pay to pay.
Is Apple Pay Accepted Everywhere?
Currently, Apple Pay works at more than 2.5 million retail locations in the US, covering 85% of all US merchants. Stores that accept Apple Pay include many top merchants, grocery stores, restaurants, big-box locations, pharmacies, and apps from some of America’s most popular brands. That said, 15% of stores, including Walmart, still don’t accept Apple Pay. Unfortunately, even though Apple Pay and contactless cards are the easiest way for shoppers to pay, there are still holdouts. How do you know if your favorite stores take Apple Pay?
How do I know where Apple Pay is accepted?
Finding out if a restaurant accepts Apple Pay can be a challenge. You could ask the cashier or search online, but either way, it’s still a hassle. Luckily, Apple makes it easy to find out if your Subway location accepts Apple Pay.
To find out if a restaurant takes Apple Pay, open the Apple Maps app on your iPhone. Next, search for the store location and scroll down to the “Useful to Know” section below the store’s website address. If you see the Apple Pay logo or a checkmark next to “Accepts Apple Pay,” then you know that the store accepts Apple Pay!
What fast food places take Apple Pay?
Americans love to use Apple Pay, but not every restaurant accepts it as a payment method. Besides Subway, here are some other fast food places that take Apple Pay in the USA: Au Bon Pain, Baskin Robbins, Chick-fil-a, Chili’s, Chipotle, Dunkin Donuts, El Pollo Loco, Firehouse Subs, Fuddruckers, In-In-Out, Jack in the Box locations, Jamba Juice, Jersey Mike’s Subs, Johnny Rockets, KFC, Luby’s, McDonald’s, Panera Bread, Peet’s Coffee, Pizza Hut, Popeyes, Qdoba, Rubio’s, Starbucks, Taco Bell, Tropical Smoothie Cafe, Whataburger, and White Castle.
How Do You Use Apple Pay At Subway?
Are you ready to checkout at Subway using Apple Pay? First, have you set up Apple Pay on your iPhone or Apple Watch? If you have already set it up, skip to the next section; otherwise, read on.
How to set up Apple Pay on your iPhone or Apple Watch
To set up Apple Pay on your iPhone, go to the ‘Settings’ section and select ‘Wallet & Apple Pay.’ Next, select ‘Add Card.’ Press ‘Continue’ and select the payment type you want to use. Add your credit card details by either holding your iPhone over your credit card until it successfully reads your credit card numbers, or you can enter the credit card details manually.
Next, agree to Apple’s terms and conditions and complete any required credit card verification steps. After this, your card will be in your Apple Wallet app and is ready to use.
To set up Apple Pay on your Apple Watch, you will need to use your paired iPhone. Using your paired iPhone, open your ‘Apple Watch’ app. Next, tap ‘Wallet & Apple Pay’. Now, tap ‘Add Card’ and follow the instructions to add your preferred credit card to your Apple Watch’s Apple Pay.
Note: Some retailers limit how much you can spend using a contactless payment method like Apple Pay. Generally, a payment over this limit will still go through, but the clerk will either check your ID or ask for a signature. Rarely, you’ll be asked to pay with a physical credit card or cash.
How to use Apple Pay at Subway with your iPhone
If you’re using an iPhone to pay with Apple Pay, follow these steps:
- First, double-click on your iPhone’s right-side button.
- Next, look at your iPhone’s screen if you’re using Face ID, put your finger on the home sensor if you’re using Touch ID, or enter your passcode.
- Finally, hold your iPhone over the contactless payment reader. Keep holding it until you hear a ping, see a green checkmark on the payment reader, or see a checkmark plus the word ‘Done’ on your iPhone’s screen. That’s it! Your purchase is complete.
How to use Apple Pay at Subway using your Apple Watch
- First, double-tap the side button on the right of the dial.
- Next, enter your passcode if prompted.
- Finally, hold your Apple Watch over the contactless payment reader until the payment is complete. That’s it!
What Forms of Payment Does Subway Accept?
Subway accepts the following forms of payment: Visa cards, Mastercard, Discover cards, American Express cards, debit cards, Subway gift cards, and. Apple Pay, Google Pay (Android Pay), and Samsung Pay are accepted at most, but not all, locations.
Where can you buy Subway gift cards?
You can purchase Subway gift cards at most Subway locations and through Subway’s website.
How do you check your Subway gift card balance?
You can check the balance on your physical Subway gift card at any participating Subway restaurant. You can also check registered gift card balances, and Subway Card accounts online at subway.com or through the Subway app.
Does Subway accept checks?
No, Subway does not accept checks as a form of payment.
Does Subway take EBT?
In general, Subway does not take EBT. There is, however, an exception if you live in Arizona, California, and Rhode Island. In these states, participating locations accept EBT from qualified customers as part of the Restaurant Meals Program. To learn more about this program, visit the Restaurant Meals Program website.
Does Subway Have an App?
The Subway app, available through the App Store, lets you order curbside pickup, place a delivery order, receive exclusive offers, learn about the latest promos, and earn rewards. The Subway app is also available for Android devices through the Google Play Store.
Subway has a free rewards program called ‘MyWay Rewards’. For every order you make through the program, you will earn tokens. Once you have reached 200 tokens, you’ll receive a $2 reward to use on your next purchase at Subway. Your rewards will be automatically available in your shopping cart. There are also surprise rewards that pop up randomly plus exclusive discounts.
Subway offers free delivery in select areas for orders placed through the Subway App or Subway.com. Your order will be delivered by one of Subway’s delivery partners, which includes DoorDash, GrubHub, Postmates, and Uber Eats.