Ultimate List of Major Retailers That Accept Apple Pay [Updated For 2022]

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Apple Pay is an ever-growing form of contactless payment that is progressively becoming the preferred method of paying in major retailers. Even though most large retailers have adopted Apple Pay, some have not. To make it easy for you, we’ve compiled the most thorough list of all major retailers that are currently accepting Apple Pay.

We try to keep the list as updated as possible. If you do not see the store you are looking for on this list, there are a few other ways to check if the store takes Apple Pay.

Clothing store retailers that accept Apple Pay

  • Aeropostale
  • American Eagle Outfitters
  • Anthropologie
  • Barney’s New York
  • Bloomingdale’s
  • Express
  • Forever 21
  • J. Crew
  • JC Penney
  • Kohl’s
  • Levi’s
  • Macy’s
  • Nordstrom
  • Old Navy
  • Urban Outfitters

Shoe store retailers that accept Apple Pay

  • Adidas
  • Champ’s Sports
  • Foot Locker
  • FootAction
  • Kid’s Foot Locker
  • Lady Foot Locker
  • Nike

Sporting goods retailers that accept Apple Pay

  • Dick’s Sporting Goods
  • Sports Authority

Electronics and gaming retailers that accept Apple Pay

  • Apple
  • B&H
  • Best Buy
  • GameStop

Restaurants that accept Apple Pay

  • BJ’s
  • Chick-Fil-A
  • Chili’s
  • Chipotle
  • Dunkin’ Donuts
  • El Pollo Loco
  • Firehouse Subs
  • Jersey Mike’s
  • Jimmy John’s
  • Johnny Rocket’s
  • Kentucky Fried Chicken
  • McDonald’s
  • Panera
  • Pizza Hut
  • Rubio’s
  • Subway
  • White Castle

Wireless providers that accept Apple Pay

  • T-Mobile

Office supply stores that accept Apple Pay

  • Office Depot
  • OfficeMax
  • Staples

Grocery stores that accept Apple Pay

  • 7-Eleven
  • Acme Markets
  • Albertson’s
  • Aldi
  • Costco
  • Cub Foods
  • Dan’s Fresh Market
  • Dick’s Fresh Market
  • Farm Fresh Food & Pharmacy
  • FoodMaxx
  • Giant Eagle
  • Grocery Outlet
  • Hannaford
  • Harvey’s Supermarket
  • Hornbacher’s
  • Hy-Vee
  • Jewel-Osco
  • Lin’s Fresh Market
  • Lucky Supermarkets
  • Meijer
  • Raley’s
  • Ralphs
  • Randall’s
  • Safeway
  • Save Mart Supermarkets
  • Schnuck’s
  • Shaw’s
  • Shop ‘N’ Save
  • Shopper’s Food & Pharmacy
  • Sprouts
  • Star Market
  • Stater Brothers
  • Stop And Shop
  • Target
  • Trader Joe’s
  • United Supermarkets
  • Von’s
  • Walmart
  • Whole Foods
  • Winn-Dixie

Food & drink retailers that accept Apple Pay

  • BevMo
  • Total Wine & More

Gas stations that accept Apple Pay

  • Chevron
  • Exxon Mobil
  • Shell
  • Texaco

Drug stores that accept Apple Pay

  • CVS
  • Rite Aid
  • Walgreens

Banks that accept Apple Pay

Basically, every major bank in the US has enrolled into accepting Apple Pay, including the three biggest banks:

  • Bank of America
  • Chase
  • Wells Fargo
  • And pretty much every notable US bank out there!

You’d be hard-pressed to find a bank that doesn’t accept Apple Pay, and if your bank is somehow one of the unlucky ones to not have been enrolled, chances are they’ll be accepting Apple Pay soon as Apple is constantly expanding their reach in the financial sector.

Movie theatres that accept Apple Pay

  • AMC Theatres
  • Carmike Cinemas
  • Regal Cinemas

Discount stores that accept Apple Pay

  • Big Lots
  • Dollar Tree
  • Family Dollar

Hardware stores that accept Apple Pay

  • Ace Hardware

Entertainment stores that accept Apple Pay

  • Disney Store

Cookware stores that accept Apple Pay

  • Crate and Barrel
  • Sur La Table
  • Williams-Sonoma

Kids stores that accept Apple Pay

  • Babies ‘R’ Us
  • Lego
  • Toys ‘R’ Us

Pet stores that accept Apple Pay

  • Chewy
  • Petco
  • PetSmart

Makeup stores that accept Apple Pay

  • Sephora
  • Ulta Beauty

Specialty coffee, ice cream, & drink shops that accept Apple Pay

  • Baskin-Robbins
  • Jamba Juice
  • Peet’s
  • Starbuck’s

Theme parks that accept Apple Pay

  • Disney World
  • Disneyland
  • Knott’s Berry Farm
  • Universal Studios

Apps that accept Apple Pay

  • Airbnb
  • DoorDash
  • Fandango
  • Instacart
  • Lyft
  • OpenTable
  • Postmates
  • StubHub
  • Ticketmaster
  • Uber
  • UberEats

Travel retailers that accept Apple Pay

  • Delta
  • JetBlue
  • Marriot
  • Renaissance Hotels

How to check if a store takes Apple Pay

The most effective and accurate way is to contact the store directly and ask if they take Apple Pay.

You can also try searching online in reviews or descriptions written by the business.

Lastly, you can try checking in Apple Map.

  1. Open Apple Maps
  2. Search for the store you would like
  3. Open up the information panel where you see the directions and hours
  4. Scroll down to the Useful to know section and look for the apple pay symbol

If you’ve noticed any major retailer that’s missing on this list, let us know! We’re always looking to keep this list as fresh and updated as possible, and we rely on readers like you to keep us on our toes.

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