Jakarta, 19 December 2016 ---- PT Kereta Api Indonesia (Persero) or KAI is collaborating with PT Bank Negara Indonesia (Persero) Tbk or BNI to issue TapCash RailPay card. The new electronic money cards breakthrough prepared for KAI customers will not only serve as payment cards, but also as membership cards for railway users in Indonesia, including its facilities.          

The launch of BNI TapCash RailPay was held in Jakarta on Monday (December 19th 2016). Minister of State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) RI Rini Soemarno, PT KAI President Director Edi Sukmoro, BNI Director Achmad Baiquni, and directors of state-owned banks (Himbara) attended the launching event. In publishing BNI RailPay TapCash, PT KAI serves with BNI as an issuer of electronic money TapCash card.

         Achmad Baiquni noted that PT KAI and BNI synergized with other RailPay issuing banks to facilitate a means of payment for various modes of transportation and acceptance points. This step is a form of support for the National Non-Cash Movement (GNNT) program initiated by Bank Indonesia to provide education to communities and cultivate non-cash transactions.

        "This is consistent with other SOE programs, such as the use of synergized transaction facilities, which aims to set up 10,000 Link ATMs and 10,000 Link EDCs by the end of 2016," he said.

        BNI TapCash RailPay card can be used as a means of payment and transaction, as well as identity card for KAI members. BNI TapCash RailPay will be used to purchase tickets Mode Transport Inter (TITAM), such as Long Distance train tickets, plane tickets, ferry tickets, Damri tickets, Airport railway service, and LRT (Light Rail Transit). RAILPAY users will be able to enjoy KAI Customer Program, Mileage Program, Loyalty Program, and Promo Program.

          BNI TapCash RailPay may also be used for transactions at various public facilities, such as train Commuterline Jabodetabek, Transjakarta, e-Parking Reska, Transjogya, Terminal Jakarta Electronic Parking, and Parking T3 Ultimate Soekarno Hatta Airport.

         BNI TapCash RailPay is also available for payment at tourist spots, such as Snowbay Waterpark, Waterpark Enchantment, The Jungle, Wildlife Legend TMII, Bojonegoro Funtasy, and Alfamart.

         The same card may also be used when paying road tolls, such as Urban Toll, JORR, Tol Jakarta, Tangerang, Tol Jakarta Cikarang, Tol BORR, Purbaleunyi Toll, Toll palimanan, Tol Pejagan Pemalang, Tol Surabaya, Gresik, Waru Sidoarjo, Tol Bali Mandara, Tol Makassar, followed immediately Tol Jombang Kertosono (Joker), Tol Surabaya Gempol (Surgem), and Toll Surabaya, Mojokerto (Sumo).

        To get TapCash RailPay, the customer must be registered via Mobile KAI Access application and purchase long distance train tickets accompanied by several other transactions. KAI customers will receive a choice of 4 BNI TapCash RailPay card: Regular, Premium, Gold, or Platinum.

         Regular BNI TapCash RailPay offers regular members with standard amenities. This card is given to customers who have registered at KAI Access and fulfilled certain criteria. Regular cardholders will be able to access Customer Service, Inter-Mode services, and Payment Features.

          BNI TapCash RailPay Premium is an upgrade from Regular card after a customer reached a certain mileage. Cardholders will be able to have access to Customer Service, Inter-Mode services, and Payment features, as well as privileged services, such as executive lounge access at the station, and priority queuing at the counter and boarding.

          Meanwhile, BNI TapCash RailPay Gold is a card for VIP members including Inter-Mode service and payment features. Cards with the most complete benefit is BNI TapCash RailPay Platinum card for VVIP members, where cardholders will receive Inter-Mode services and Payment Feature, as well as privileged services, such as access to executive lounge at the station, and priority queuing at the counter and boarding.

           BNI ensure TapCash RailPay card can be recharged easily via ATMs carrying the TapCash logo, BNI branches, SMS Banking, Alfamart, Transjakarta bus, and Commuter Line Jabodetabek ticket counter at various train stations.


For more information, please contact:


Corporate Secretary BNI

Telp: 021-5728387,