Road taxes in Poland – VIATOLL
The toll tax in Poland has been introduced in 2011 and is operated by ViaTOLL. The tolling system is based on the distance traveled and is payable for all heavy duty vehicles over 3.5 tons and buses. When calculating the due road tax, the vehicle weight, axles, mileage, emission class and the type of road network used, are taken into account.
OBU Requirement: Yes.
Toll routes: All motorways.
How to pay?
• On-board unit (OBU)
The toll is paid via an On-Board unit and you can choose between Pre-Pay and Post-Pay mode. Inform yourself about the toll tariffs here.
a) Pre-Pay mode
If you choose Pre-Pay mode, you need to take the device from a viaTOLL distribution pointin Poland and top it up before the start of your journey. When taking the on-board unit, you will have to pay a deposit of PLN 120 (27€). The device can be charged by bank and fuel card or cash.
b) Post-Pay mode
If you choose Post-Pay mode, you should contact your fuel supplier to request an on-board unit that will automatically charge the toll amount on your account and afterwards you will be able to pay the full amount based on a monthly issued invoice. The registered Post-Pay device is taken from a contact point in Poland, where you need to pay a deposit of PLN 120.