In Thailand, Rabbit LINE Pay is the most famous mobile payment application like Paypal in USA and Alipay in China.
You can pay electricity, mobile charge, and food. You can also enjoy a discount or promotion by this application.
This article introduces how to use Rabbit LINE Pay and why you should use it.
- What is Rabbit LINE Pay?
- Why you should use Rabbit LINE Pay?
- How to use Rabbit LINE Pay?
- How to top up Rabbit LINE Pay Balance
- How to pay by Rabbit LINE Pay
What is Rabbit LINE Pay?
Mobile payment is an e-Wallet service as Paypal or Alipay in China.
Rabbit LINE Pay is a mobile payment application provided by a collaboration of LINE Pay and BTS which provides Rabbit Card service.
Rabbit LINE Pay is an application in your LINE chat app. You can use it soon after you set up some information in LINE chat app.
Why you should use Rabbit LINE Pay?
There are 3 reasons why you should use Rabbit LINE Pay.
１. Enjoy discount or cashback
In Thailand, there are many restaurants, cafe or shops you can get a discount or cashback by using Rabbit LINE Pay.
For example, you can get discount 20% in McDonald’s. (To get the discount, you have to tell it to the cashier in advance.)
２. Electricity expense payment without service charge
There is no service charge if you pay the electricity expense by Rabbit LINE pay.
This is better than payment by Bank application (service fee 10 Baht) or payment at 7-ELEVEN (long queue at cash registers).
Additionally, you can get notice of your electricity bill every month in Rabbit LINE Pay application. You don’t need to be annoyed by the loss of electricity bill which could happen in Thailand.
3. Link BTS Rabbit Card
Link BTS Rabbit Card saves your time of queue ticket window to top-up the balance at BTS station.
The article below describes the guidelines for how to link of Rabbit Card and Rabbit LINE Pay.
You can earn Rabbit Rewards(Rabbit card mile) more efficiently if you link the Rabbit card. Rabbit Rewards can be exchanged to more discount tickets for the restaurants, movies and so on.
How to use Rabbit LINE Pay?
Rabbit LINE Pay is one of the functions of the LINE app chat. If you don’t have a LINE app, please install LINE chat up and set up.
Click the wallet menu in LINE chat app as the following screenshot.
You need to register your information(including passport no.) as the guidance.
How to top up Rabbit LINE Pay Balance
You need to top up Rabbit LINE Pay balance or register your credit card before you use the application.
1. Top up at BTS ticket window or some restaurants.
You can top up at all BTS ticket windows.
1. Tell your top up balance and pay cash to the cashier.
2. Scan the barcode in the application.
You can also top up at some restaurants (ex. McDonald’s, Foodcourt in Emporium and Emquartier) which has Rabbit LINE Pay reader.
2. Top up by Thai banking mobile application
You can top up Thai banking mobile application, too. I use Kasikorn Mobile banking application.
By the way, if you are a housewife and can’t have a bank account but your husband has the bank account, this article helps you to use bank application with your husband. (English is coming soon)
1. In the banking application, click Top-Up -> Top Service -> Rabbit LINE Pay
2. Input your Reference No.
3. Input your top up balance
Your Reference No. is shown as the following screenshot.
Please check your shown email address is correct to prevent a mistake of reference No.
Don’t forget to register this information as your favorite. You don’t need to input Reference No. from next time.
3. Register Credit card
You can register your credit cards as a payment method.
Click “Add Card” show under the page of Rabbit LINE Pay.
How to pay by Rabbit LINE Pay
There are 3 ways to pay by Rabbit LINE Pay.
1. Scan the barcode in code reader in restaurants or shops
The barcode scanner for Rabbit LINE Pay is on the Rabbit Card reader.
To show your barcode, please click as the screenshot below.
You need to input passcode or scan fingerprint to show the barcode.
This is the Rabbit LINE Pay barcode scanner.
Create a shortcut to barcode menu under your barcode will help you to show barcode smoothly.
2. Scan the barcode of the restaurants or shops and input payment amount
Some small restaurants or cafe will request you to scan their barcode.
You need to scan by your barcode reader as the following screenshot.
And input the amount and pay.
You can access barcode or reader function from wallet page in LINE chat app as following.
3. Electricity expense
To pay your electricity expense, click Utility and select electricity company you have to pay.
Input CA/Reference Number shown in your electricity bill.
You can’t pay electricity expense by credit card. You need to top up balance before paying electricity expense.
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