Hungary

Truckpoint » Countries » Hungary
Hungary2018-11-20T10:02:28+00:00

Toll taxes in Hungary – HU-GO

The electronic, distance-based toll system (DTS) was introduced in 2013 and is operated by HU-GO. The Hungarian toll road network is 6,500 km long including motorways, highways and main routes. Toll is required to be paid by all cargo vehicles with a total gross weight exceeding 3.5 tons. The toll rate is calculated based on the road type, the vehicle category (J2, J3, J4) and the environmental (emission) classification.

OBU Requirement: No. Highly recommended for frequent users to avoid fines.
Toll routes: Motorways, highways and main roads. Map of the toll road network .

How to pay?

The Hungarian road tax can be paid in two ways:

• On-Board unit

Using the on-board unit (OBU) is the simplest, most convenient and safest method of toll declaration and toll payment. The OBU devices installed in the vehicle must be registered with a HU-GO profile only once. From then on, you have to make sure that:

– the unit is always on and working properly;
– the correct information of axles is inserted;
– the HU-GO account has sufficient balance for the specific trip.

Prepayment balance top-up

You can top up your HU-GO balance either at the customer service office by bank card, cash (HUF or EUR), fuel card or in your online profile at the toll operator’s website via bank card.

• Route ticket

Route tickets can be purchased:

– with bank card payment through the HU-GO website;
– with route planning on a kiosk, at fuel stations and customer service of ces by cash, bank card or fuel card payment;
– through the mobile application with bank card payment.

Important: Route tickets are valid only from point A to point B (or additional points added initially).

You want to know how to optimize your payments or get support with fines in Hungary?

Do you have any questions? Call us and get an offer now

Contact us