Changes in the e-vignette system from 1 January 2021

Pursuant to Decree No. 45/2020. (XI. 28.) of the Minister for Innovation and Technology on motorways, expressways and main roads subject to toll payment and on the tolls payable, the gross price of various e-vignettes will change as follows from 1 January 2021

E-vignette gross price

(the price of road use authorization in HUF with value-added tax included)

 

National

County

Year

E-vignette vehicle category

Weekly (10-day)
[HUF]

Monthly
[HUF]

Annual
[HUF]

Annual
[HUF]

2021

D1M

1,530

2,600

44,660

5,200

D1

3,640

4,970

44,660

5,200

D2

7,270

9,930

44,660

10,390

B2

16,100

22,830

207,770

20,780

U

3,640

4,970

44,660

5,200

Upon the entry into force of the law, Decree No. 36/2007 (III.26) of the Minister of Economy and Transport on the tolls for motorways, expressways and main roads and Decree No. 37/2007. (III. 26.) of the Minister of Economy and Transport on toll motorways, expressways and main roads are repealed.

Pursuant to Decree No. 45/2020. (XI. 28.) of the Minister for Innovation and Technology, from this point onwards, if the consumer price index for August in the year preceding the subject year as published by the Hungarian Central Statistical Office increases relative to August of the year two years preceding the subject year, the price of e-vignettes will be adjusted at a rate corresponding to such increase, calculated with a HUF 10 rounding accuracy. In respect of 2021, this represents a price change/price increase of 3.9%.

Highway sections subject to toll payment until 31 December 2020 are listed in Annex 1 to the Decree, and those from 1 January 2021 are specified in Annex 4.

Pursuant to the Decree, automatic inflation indexation is introduced in respect of both surcharges and surcharge differences. The rates of surcharges and surcharge differences payable for unauthorized road use change as follows as of 1 January 2021.

Gross rate of the surcharge
(rate of the surcharge payable for unauthorized road use)

Vehicle category

if paid within 60 days
(base surcharge)
[HUF]

if paid beyond 60 days
(increased surcharge)
[HUF]

D1, D2

15,460

61,820

B2

69,540

278,140

 

Gross rate of the surcharge difference

(rate of the surcharge difference payable for unauthorized road use)

Vehicle category selected

Vehicle category applicable to the vehicle or combination of vehicles

Amount of surcharge difference if paid within 60 days
[HUF]

Amount of surcharge difference if paid beyond 60 days
[HUF]

D1

D2

7,790

31,170

D2

D2+U

7,790

31,170

B2

B2+U

7,790

31,170

D1, D2, U

B2

54,080

216,320

The Decree also renders the maximization of surcharges fairer. For more information, please refer to the Decree.

The digitally-signed announcement is available here.