Metro Transit payment systems back up after temporary software issue

The payment systems are now back up, Metro Transit announced.

A software issue is making it difficult for Metro Transit riders to use credit cards, the agency said Friday.

According to Metro Transit, a software issue is impacting credit card purchases on its website, ticket machines and over-the-phone purchases when calling 612-373-3333.

Additionally, the agency is telling riders to use cash or the Metro Transit app if their Go-To Card isn’t working on buses or the light rail.

To learn more about the outage, click here.