Changes in the e-vignette system from 1 January 2021
E-vignette gross price
(the price of road use authorization in HUF with value-added tax included)
E-vignette vehicle category
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 of the Minister of Economy and Transport on toll motorways, expressways and main roads are repealed.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
if paid within 60 days
if paid beyond 60 days
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
Amount of surcharge difference if paid beyond 60 days
D1, D2, U
The Decree also renders the maximization of surcharges fairer. For more information, please refer to the Decree.
The digitally-signed announcement is available here.