Tap to pay with Google Pay

Add your American Express Card to Google Wallet


Using Google Wallet™

Add your American Express® Card to Google Wallet and tap to pay with your mobile device everywhere Google Pay™ is accepted. Google Pay is a fast, simple, and secure way to make contactless payments in store, online, and in-app.

High-value purchases

Use mobile payments for large or small purchases. Pay by following the prompts on your device and Card reader.

Worry-free shopping

Make secure transactions with four layers of fraud protection. We've got your back, every step of the way.

Life should be rewarding

Earn and enjoy the same great rewards when you shop using your American Express with Google Pay.

Set up Google Wallet - Step 1 - Screen print of an android phone.

Download the Google Wallet app and select ‘+’. ​


Set up Google Wallet - Step 2 - Screen print of an android phone.

Add your Card by scanning it or entering the Card details. For security purposes, we may ask you to enter a One-Time Password to confirm your identity.


Set up Google Wallet - Step 3 - Screen print of an android phone.

Then that’s it. You're done.


Frequently Asked Questions

  • How does Google Pay work?
    To make an in-store payment using Google Pay, wake up the device and tap the top of your device on the reader at a merchant where American Express Cards are accepted. You may be prompted to authenticate the payment by providing your PIN, passcode, pattern, or fingerprint to authorise the transaction. To make a purchase in participating apps, select the "buy with Google Pay" button when you reach the checkout screen.
  • How much can you spend in a Google Pay transaction?
    With Google Pay, you can make simple and secure mobile payments for any amount, the same as your physical card. Please follow the prompts on the terminal. Check in-store for more details.
  • Which American Express Cards can be added to Google Wallet?
    All Australian American Express issued Cards can be added to Google Wallet. This includes American Express issued Personal, Small Business and Corporate Cards.