A transaction can be created with a previously stored payment method. The call requires an amount, currency, and a payment_method with an id. This ID can represent a card or any other payment method that supports vaulting.

Check out our guides to learn more about payment methods and the ability to tie a payment method to a buyer.

curl -i -X POST "https://api.example.gr4vy.app/transactions" \
    -H "Authorization: Bearer [JWT_TOKEN]" \
    -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
    -d '{
          "amount": 1299,
          "currency": "AUD",
          "payment_method": {
            "method": "id",
            "id": "421a4e92-f0c4-4fdc-8233-921bce75133e"

This API will return the authorized transaction. The status of this transaction can vary for a few reasons including the status provided by the payment service, as well as the requested intent.


See our guide on transaction statuses for more details.