The West Gate Tunnel Project will be tolled to balance traffic across the freeway network and to help fund its construction and ongoing operation.

Who pays tolls

West Gate Freeway

  • Heavy Commercial Vehicles (HCV): rigid and articulated trucks and buses
  • High Productivity Freight Vehicles (HPFV): the new generation of larger trucks

The toll point on the West Gate Freeway will be located between Millers Rd and Williamstown Road.

Cars, Motorcycles and Light Commercial Vehicles (LCVs) will not be tolled to travel on the upgraded West Gate Freeway.

Hyde Street ramps, tunnels, city connections

  • Heavy Commercial Vehicles (HCV): rigid and articulated trucks and buses
  • High Productivity Freight Vehicles (HPFV): the new generation of larger trucks
  • Cars and motorcycles
  • Light Commercial Vehicles (LCV): vans and large utes

Trucks pay a toll on the West Gate Freeway for access to the upgraded freeway, new tunnels and connections.

Toll prices

All prices are rounded and shown in 2017 prices

Cars Motor-cycles LCVs HCVs HPFVs
Day Night Day Night
West Gate Freeway No toll No toll No toll $14.60 $9.75 $21.90 $14.60
Hyde Street $3.00 $1.50 $4.85

Trucks pay a toll on the
West Gate Freeway for access
to the upgraded freeway, new tunnels and connections

Tunnel $3.00 $1.50 $4.85
City access (AM peak only 7am-9am) $4.80 $2.40 $7.70

24-hour pass

Drivers can purchase up to six 24-hour passes per year to use the West Gate Tunnel or both the West Gate Tunnel and CityLink for unlimited travel during that time.

Cars Motorcycles LCVs HCVs HPFVs
West Gate Tunnel $12.40 $6.20 $19.80 $36.50 $54.70
West Gate Tunnel and CityLink $28.10 $14.05 $57.90 $70.15 $105.20

Value for trucks

Tolling discounts and trip caps will help make the upgraded freeway and new tunnels even more cost-effective for trucks.

West Gate Freeway multi-trip discount: trucks travelling back and forth all day will have discounted tolls after the fourth trip and no charge after the eighth trip.

  • First 4 trips – trucks pay full toll
  • Trips 5-8 – trucks pay 50% of toll
  • Trips 9+ – no further charges

Multi-road toll cap: trucks travelling on CityLink and the West Gate Tunnel Project will have tolls for a single trip capped at $27.15 for HCVs and $40.75 for HPFVs.

Night time discount: trucks travelling at night (between 8pm and 6am) receive a 33% discount.

More information

For more information download  Toll Prices [PDF, 579kb]

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