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August 15, 2019 Financial No Comments Email Email

For a true sports fan, nothing’s harder than being away from the game you love.  Ahead of Rugby World Cup 2019™, Mastercard is giving Sydney commuters the chance to ditch their daily grind and be at the heart of the action in Japan, all with a simple tap of their Mastercard.

From Monday 5 August commuters could swap their usual train or ferry seat for a free stadium seat at one of the matches in Japan, just by tapping on.

The winners will receive a five-day trip for them and a friend, including return flights, luxury transfers, accommodation and tickets to the England v Wales match on 29 September, 2019.

The ‘Tap to Tokyo’ initiative celebrates contactless payments across the Sydney transport network, where Mastercard’s technology enables commuters to pay for travel using their existing debit, prepaid or credit card, or contactless enabled device. 

Tap on in Sydney, tap off in Tokyo using a Mastercard debit, prepaid or credit card or contactless device on your commute. To enter, commuters need to register their details at

Mastercard is a Worldwide Partner of Rugby World Cup 2019™.

What: Tap to Tokyo – an opportunity for commuters to tap their way to Japan and score a free ticket to Rugby World Cup 2019™

When: Monday 5 August – Saturday 31 August

Where: Across NSW

How: Tap on and off Sydney trains and ferries with any Mastercard debit, prepaid or credit card or contactless device on your commute and register your details at

For full terms and conditions, please visit:

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