Explore and Sourcing from China with Ease:How to Use Alipay’s Mobile Payment Tips for International Travelers

Traveling to China has become a breeze for foreign tourists, thanks to Alipay’s mobile payment solutions. The integration of Alipay for international visitors ensures a smooth and convenient experience while exploring the rich cultural and modern landscapes of China.

A Comprehensive Payment Solution for International Tourists

Alipay’s international version is designed to cater to the needs of foreign visitors. By downloading and registering the Alipay app, tourists can link their international bank cards, such as Visa, Mastercard, Diners Club, Discover, and JCB. This allows them to enjoy the same seamless payment experience as local users.

Beyond basic payments, Alipay’s international version offers a wide range of services. Tourists can use it for shopping, dining, public transportation, booking hotels, flights, train tickets, Additional features like translation tools, currency conversion, and multilingual customer support (including English) further enhance the user experience.


Step-by-Step Guide to Using Alipay


  1. Download and Register

Download the Alipay app.

Enter your mobile phone number and tap “Next” to register. Alternatively, you can register using your email or Apple ID.

  1. Add Your Bank Card

Tap “Add Now” and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the process.

  1. Making Payments

Use your payment code to be scanned by shops in China or scan the store’s QR code to pay.

How to Use Alipay for Metro Services in Guangzhou, Shenzhen, and Foshan?

  1. Access Metro Services

Tap “Transport” in the top right corner of your Alipay homepage.

  1. Collect Your Metro Code

Tap “Get Now” to obtain your Metro Code within the Alipay app.

  1. Use the Metro Code

Generate and use the QR code for Guangzhou Metro, Shenzhen Metro, or Foshan Metro.

Additional Services with Alipay

Use “ONESTOP”service on Alipay

For more comprehensive travel services, including taxi bookings and high-speed train tickets, visit the “International Visitors Service Zone” on the ONESTOP platform within the Alipay app.

With Alipay’s international version, navigating through China has never been easier. Enjoy a hassle-free travel experience and immerse yourself in the vibrant culture and convenience that China has to offer.


Free Consultation and Sourcing Services

For those based in Guangzhou and Foshan, Morefar Global provides free consultations on using Alipay. As a sourcing agent, Morefar Global offers one-stop sourcing services and worldwide shipping. Feel free to reach out for assistance and make the most of your stay in China.

By leveraging Alipay’s extensive features, foreign tourists can enjoy a hassle-free and enjoyable travel experience in China. Download Alipay today and explore the convenience it offers!