Tolls in Spain

What you should know about toll charges in Spain?

Motorway fees & tolls in Spain

Spain is a popular holiday destination. But there are some hurdles on the way from Germany to Spain: Tolls in Spain and in other countries. The toll in Spain is calculated according to the distance driven and vehicle class, which is due at the toll station.

Do you want a simple solution to pay the tolls in the different countries? Then order the toll box from! With our toll box for up to 3 meters height, you can drive contactless through the toll station not only in Spain, but also in Italy, FrancePortugal and Croatia (without Istria). Our toll box for over 3 meters height can even be used in Austria, France, Spain, Italy and Portugal.

Information at a glance

  • In Spain, on some routes tolls have to be paid, motorways are free of charge.
  • The motorway network in Spain is operated by various companies.
  • On the privately operated Autopistas you have to pay a motorway toll, while publicly operated Autovias are free of charge.

The toll in Spain

  • On most Spanish motorways, the amount of the toll depends on the distance driven. In general, you should expect to pay around 10 euros per 100 km.
  • At the toll booth you have to draw a ticket, which is only paid when you change or leave the motorway. The booths with a green arrow are with personel.
  • On some sections, you pay a flat fee at the toll station regardless of the distance you drive, and no ticket is necessary.

With our toll box, you can easily use the lanes marked "T", "Via-T" or "Télépéaje" for automatic toll collection - saving you time and effort! 

Our toll box can also be used in Italy, FrancePortugal and Croatia (without Istria). For large vehicles, we even offer Austria in addition.

Amount of the motorway toll: vehicle classes

Most motorway companies in Spain distinguish between the vehicle categories "Ligeros" and "Pesados".

Vehicle category "Ligeros
Motorcycles, passenger cars, passenger cars with single-axle trailer and motor homes
Vehicle category "Pesados 1
Passenger cars with two-axle trailer, minibus
Vehicle category "Pesados 2
Bus, truck with 4 axles or more

Payment options for the toll in Spain

The motorway toll in Spain can be paid either in cash or by major credit cards.

  • At the lanes "vias automáticas" specially reserved for card payment, you can pay by credit card.
  • The spots marked "Télépéaje", "VIA-T" or "T" are reserved for drivers who have a toll box.

If you are driving to Spain by car, then the toll box from is recommended. Because with our toll box you don't draw to take a ticket and you can drive through the toll station relaxed and without stopping, because we take care of the billing of the toll fees. This can be used in Spain as well as in France, Portugal and Italy. This way you can use special lanes and save time when driving on toll roads, as you do not need to have cash or a credit card ready.

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Our toll box is recorded at the toll booth and the motorway tolls are paid automatically.

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Tolls in Spain: A motorway toll is payable on these routes

Although a large part of the road network in Spain is toll-free, there are still some sections on which tolls are payable. Basically, there is a difference between Spanish motorways, the free state-owned Autovías "A" and the privately-operated Autopistas "AP", which are subject to tolls. On the toll motorways, a distance-related toll must be paid, as is the case in France or Italy, for example.

Tolls are also charged on the following routes:

  • AG-55 in Galicien 
  • C-16 between Barcelona and Berga
  • C-32 between Barcelona and Tarragona
  • R-2, R-3, R4, M-30 around Madrid

Tollbox from - relaxed travel to Spain

If you want to travel south, you have to pass through many European countries. With the tollbox from you can easily pay the tolls in Spain and other European countries like ItalyFrancePortugalAustria and Croatia (without Istria). 

No activation and no waiting time is required to use our toll box - saving you time and nerves!

Do you have any further questions? You may find the answer to your question in our FAQ section or contact us via our contact form

Additional travel information as well as further tips and advice from the team for your next holiday can be found in our blog.

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