PayByPhone Parking 4+
The best way to park.
PayByPhone Technologies Inc.
The PayByPhone app simplifies your journey. From registering and paying for your parking in seconds, to extending it without having to return to your vehicle, and reminders of when it ends, we know you have more to worry about than parking. The PayByPhone app can be used in over 1,300+ cities worldwide & is now available in 12 languages, making it easier than ever. As the highest rated parking app in the world, PayByPhone has helped over 60 million motorists pay for their parking simply and easily, so they can focus on what matters most to them.
For businesses signed up to PayByPhone Business, the app allows drivers to simply switch between business and personal payment cards on the PayByPhone app when they park, so no time-consuming monthly expense reports or saving receipts. Paying for parking with PayByPhone is more environmentally-friendly than paying with cash: there are fewer vehicles on the road adding to air pollution to collect cash from pay and display machines.
- Start and extend parking session from your iPhone
- View your session with the Today View Widget
- Use Maps or Nearby feature to find out where you can use PayByPhone
-Opt into push and SMS notifications about your parking session expiration
- View parking history
- Pin location of vehicle once parked to find it easily
- Get receipts emailed to you for convenient expense reconciliation
Flexible payment forms, including credit card, Apple Pay, and PayPal (depending on region)
You can pay for parking with PayByPhone in USA, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Belgium, Italy, Monaco, Netherlands, and Switzerland
Thanks for using PayByPhone. We update our app regularly to make parking even easier. Each update includes reliability and performance improvements. We'll also let you know about important new features.
In this update:
- Bug fixes
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Ratings and Reviews
If you don’t have this, you’re over complicating your life
This app is the best. It saves all your vehicle and payment information, so you can pay for parking before you even leave your vehicle. So easy to use!
Picture this: you go to a restaurant, park 8 blocks away, and pay for an hour of parking, but while you’re in the restaurant you see your dearest of friends you haven’t seen in a year, and you’re neck deep in catch up sauce when you realize parking is going to expire. This app will notify you that parking is about to expire, and will let you add time from wherever you are. No more sentimental experiences being interrupted by pesky parking restrictions at an inconvenient distance.
Also, if a parking area is only metered until a specific time, the app will not allow you to overpay for those free minutes.
Additionally, if you desperately need four hours of parking in a two hour parking spot, you can start with a printed ticket at the stand, make note of the parking indicator, and two hours later initiate two more hours of your parking with the app. Not sure if this is regulated somehow, so use this tip at your own risk.
Cons: if people know you have the app, you’ll just have to be honest about why you’re leaving your friends. You can no longer use parking meters as an excuse to leave a conversation just so you can go Netflix and chill or play with your wii
Developer Response ,
Picture this: your review, printed and framed, hanging in our office. Grateful the app is helping you spend time on the things that matter! Thank you, Xience!
Works poorly with congested bandwidth
The commuter rail station I park at is in a small town an hour outside Boston. Cell service is fine except for when it hits high saturation levels as is the case in the 10-15 minutes prior to an inbound train arriving. That’s when this app doesn’t work at all. It seems like it always has to talk to a server for every step of the transaction: pick location, pick vehicle, retrieve parking rates, make financial transaction.
However, my banking apps, train ticket app, other apps still work in the same situation, although slower, but still work! I have to wait to do my parking transaction until the next train stop which is at a bigger city center and had more cell service capacity. Seems like work needs to be done on the app to make it more efficient on the backend.
If I mark a location as a favourite (spelling intentional) then why isn’t the favorites tab presented to me first? And when I pick a favorite location why does the app have to go verify the location exists? Maybe you need to work on your analytics and caching.
Pay By Phone is a must if you live or work in the city.
Pay By Phone is a must if you live or work in the city. I live on Market Street in the Civic/ SOMA/ Hayes cluster f of San Francisco. It's nearly impossible to park on the streets in my neighborhood without getting a ticket at some point.
I can't believe I waited so long to download PBP because it's so much easier to avoid getting 👆that ticket I just mentioned and it makes parking cheaper than paying for a garage. Granted, I'm not working rn so I guess (? 🤨!!) I can make time to deal with a meter since I can't afford garage parking.
Thanks to all involved with this app. Its incredibly easy to use, takes me (waaaay) less than a minute to pay my meter, and I don't have to go downstairs (!!). I can't live and I won't park in San Francisco without PBP. Ever. Again.
Developer Response ,
Wow, thanks Brittanysher, what a wonderful review! We're thrilled that things are going so smoothly using PayByPhone in San Francisco! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with our team.
**Sr. Support Agent
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- Requires iOS 14.0 or later.
- iPod touch
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English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Punjabi, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Welsh
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