Google Pay

Google Pay allows customers to pay easily and securely through your online store. With Google Pay, your customers will be able to check out from your online store by using Chrome on their Android mobile device.

When a customer pays for their order by using Google Pay, they don't need to manually enter their credit card information or shipping address. The customer will tap the Google Pay button and Google Pay will provide that information to the payment provider.

Google Pay Requirements

To enable the Google Pay button for your online store, you need to be using Shopify Payments.

Devices that support Google Pay

To see the Google Pay button, your customers must be using a mobile device that has the Google Pay app installed and configured with their credit card. Their device also needs to be running Chrome for Android version 59 or higher on an Android device running Android Kit Kat (4.4) or higher

Activate Google Pay

To activate Google Pay, complete the following steps:

  1. In the section for your credit card payment provider, click Edit.

  2. in the Accelerated Checkouts section, select Google Pay.

  3. Click Save.

Your customers can now use Google Pay to check out on your store.

Google Pay Customer experience

When a customer visits your online store using Chrome on an Android mobile device, they will see a button with the Google Pay logo.

If your customer has the Google Pay app installed, then they can tap the button to make a purchase with Google Pay. After they tap the button, they'll see their billing and shipping information. The customer then has to authenticate to conclude the purchase.

Troubleshooting your Google Pay setup

Google Pay not showing in the Shopify admin

Google Pay is only available to merchants on Shopify Payments.

Google Pay button not showing at checkout

To see the Google Pay button at checkout, your customer must be using Chrome for Android version 59 or higher on an Android device running Android Kit Kat (4.4) or higher. If they are using the latest version of Chrome and the button still doesn't appear, then make sure you meet all the requirements for using Google Pay.

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