Toll taxes in Spain – VIA-T
The toll collection system in Spain is operated by more than 30 road operators, however the system used is Via-T. It is based on the distance traveled and is payable for all vehicles over 3.5 tons and buses. When calculating the due road tax, the number of axles and mileage are taken into account.
OBU Requirement: No. But highly recommended for heavy duty vehicles with frequent visits in the country.
Toll routes: All motorways and bridges.
How to pay?
• On-board unit
Using an on-board toll-payment device allows you to benefit from discounts and transit through the automatic lane. Inform yourself about the tariffs of the various road operators in Spain.
To request an on-board unit, you should contact your fuel supplier. The On-board devices are in Post-Pay mode, where the toll is charged automatically from your fuel card.
• Cash or bank cards
The tax can be paid at the toll stations by cash or bank cards. In addition, you need to use the manual pay line. Note that when the payment is done in cash, you cannot benefit from discounts.