Kcell and activ customers in Kostanay are now able to pay their public transport fares via SMS and QR

No transport cards, no cash, just your phone.

Kcell JSC, the leading mobile operator in Kazakhstan, informs about launching the SMS and QR code payments in public transport in Kostanay. Now activ/Kcell customers are able to pay for public transport using their prepaid balance.

Sending SMS to 2505 and payment using QR code is free. The cost of public transport in Kostanay (80 tenge per trip) will be deducted from your prepaid balance. 

As part of the "Cashback with Visa QR" promotion, our customers in Kostanay will be able to get up to 25% cashback on their mobile account when they pay via Visa QR through the Kcell or activ app.

To pay via SMS:

- Send an SMS containing the vehicle code (the code sticker is placed inside of the bus or other eligible transport) to 2505

- Get an e-ticket via SMS

How to get cashback*?

  1. Scan the Visa QR code through the Kcell/activ application from the code sticker.
  2. Confirm payment.
  3. Get 25% cashback to your mobile balance.

In case of successful payment, you will receive your e-ticket via SMS from 2505. Show it to the ticket inspector.

No funds will be deducted from your balance if you enter a wrong vehicle code. One electronic ticket is valid for one trip only.

Please, be reminded that payments for public transport using prepaid cell phone balance are also available in Nur-Sultan, Almaty, Kyzylorda, Aktobe, Aktau, Taldykorgan, Petropavlovsk and Atyrau, where our customers are able to earn the 25% cashback.

This payment method is not available to business customers.

Payment is not available for corporate numbers.

* Cashback is credited for no more than four trips per day (Visa QR payments) for one subscriber number.

Details: https://qr.activ.kz/