You will need to meet the standards for the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) or Low Emission Zone (LEZ), or pay all of the charges mentioned in the relevant table. Discounts and exemptions may apply.

You can save on the Congestion Charge by registering for Auto Pay - a £10 annual registration charge applies for each vehicle registered.

Cars and small vans

Cars, and small vans (not exceeding 1,205kg unladen weight).

  Congestion Charge Ultra Low Emission Zone
Area Congestion Charge zone (central London) Congestion Charge zone (central London)
Time Mon-Fri, 07:00-18:00 At all times
Daily charges £11.50 (£10.50 Auto Pay) £12.50 if Euro 4 petrol or Euro 6 diesel standards not met

Motorcycles

  Ultra Low Emission Zone
Area  Congestion Charge zone (central London)
Time At all times
Daily charge £12.50 if Euro 3 standard not met

Motor tricycles and quadricycles

  Congestion Charge  Ultra Low Emission Zone
Area Congestion Charge zone (central London) Congestion Charge zone (central London)
Time Mon-Fri, 07:00-18:00 At all times
Daily charges £11.50 (£10.50 Auto Pay) £12.50 if Euro 3 standard not met

Larger vans, minibuses & specialist vehicles

Vans (exceeding 1,205kg unladen and not exceeding 3,500kg GVW) and Minibuses (passenger vehicles with more than eight seats, plus the driver's seat, not exceeding 5,000kg GVW).

  Congestion Charge Ultra Low Emission Zone Low Emission Zone
Area Congestion Charge zone (central London) Congestion Charge zone (central London) Low Emission Zone (most of Greater London)
Time Mon-Fri, 07:00-18:00 At all times At all times
Daily charges £11.50 (£10.50 Auto Pay) if not registered for 100% discount for vehicles with 9+ seats £12.50 if Euro 4 petrol or Euro 6 diesel standard not met £100 if Euro 3 diesel standard not met

Buses & coaches

Applies to passenger vehicles with more than eight seats, plus the driver's seat, exceeding 5,000 kg GVW.

  Congestion Charge Ultra Low Emission Zone Low Emission Zone
Area Congestion Charge zone (central London) Congestion Charge zone (central London) Low Emission Zone (most of Greater London)
Time Mon-Fri, 07:00-18:00 At all times At all times
Daily charges £11.50 (£10.50 Auto Pay) if not exempt via tax class bus, reduced pollution bus, or registered for 100% discount for vehicles with 9+ seats £100 if Euro VI standard not met £200 if Euro IV diesel standard not met

Heavy goods vehicles & specialist heavy vehicles

Applies to HGVs and specialist heavy vehicles over 3,500kg gross vehicle GVW, such as: lorries, motorised horse boxes, breakdown & recovery vehicles, snow ploughs, gritters, refuse collection vehicles, road sweepers, concrete mixers, fire engines, tippers and removals lorries.

  Congestion Charge Ultra Low Emission Zone Low Emission Zone
Area Congestion Charge zone (central London) Congestion Charge zone (central London) Low Emission Zone (most of Greater London)
Time Mon-Fri, 07:00-18:00 At all times At all times
Daily charges £11.50 (£10.50 Auto Pay) £100 if Euro VI standard not met £200 if Euro IV diesel standard not met