Does Publix Take Apple Pay? Mobile Payment Policy Detailed

Short Answer: Most Publix stores accept Apple Pay for grocery payments and grocery delivery. Other accepted forms of payment at Publix include cash, checks, debit card, major credit cards, WIC, and EBT. For more about using Apple Pay at Publix, see below.

Publix Apple Pay Policy

Publix now accepts Apple Pay at its more than 1,000 grocery stores across the southeastern United States, according to customer service representatives and this press release from BizJournals. You can use Apple Pay in-store at Publix and for online grocery delivery through Instacart. To verify that your local Publix accepts Apple Pay and has the up-to-date systems needed to process Apple Pay payments, you can call ahead before visiting.

Accepted Payment Methods

In addition to Apple Pay, Publix accepts cash, checks, debit cards, major credit cards, PayPal, WIC, and EBT. Many of its stores also accept Samsung Pay.

Note, however, that you cannot use EBT to pay for online grocery pickup at Publix (as previously reported).

For more on Publix’s store policies, see our articles about Publix’s WIC acceptance policy and Publix’s cash-back limits for each payment method.