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Open a T-FLOW prepaid tolls account and you will benefit from reduced tolls through the Mersey Tunnels. And if you live in the Liverpool City Region and drive a class 1 vehicle for personal (not business) use, you can get a further reduction on tolls.

 

 

 

How T-FLOW works

 

 

If you don't have a pre-paid tolls account and need to make a journey through the tunnel, please be aware that due to Covid-19 guidelines we do not provide change. Please use the AUTO lanes to pay with the correct change or by contactless.

Tunnel Tolls - Valid from 1 April 2022 

Class 1

Cash / Card

£2.00

T-FLOW

£1.80

LCR Resident

£1.20

Save 80p

  • Motorcycle with sidecar and 3-wheeled vehicle
  • Private/light goods vehicle up to 3.5 tonnes gross vehicle weight
  • Passenger vehicle other than a motor car with seating capacity for under 9 person

Breakdown Charges

£75 per hour.
Minimum charge one hour.
Penalty surcharge £60

Class 2

Cash / Card

£4.00

T-FLOW

£2.80

Save £1.20

  • Private/light goods vehicle up to 3.5 tonnes gross vehicle weight, with trailer
  • Heavy goods vehicle over 3.5 tonnes gross vehicle weight, with two axles
  • Passenger carrying vehicle with seating capacity for 9 or more persons, with two axles

Breakdown Charges

£200 per hour.
Minimum charge one hour.
Penalty surcharge £60

Class 3

Cash / Card

£6.00

T-FLOW

£4.20

Save £1.80

  • Heavy goods vehicle over 3.5 tonnes gross vehicle weight, with three axles
  • Passenger carrying vehicle with seating capacity for 9 or more persons, with three axles

Breakdown Charges

£350 per hour.
Minimum charge one hour.
Penalty surcharge £60

Class 4

Cash / Card

£8.00

T-FLOW

£5.60

Save £2.40

  • Heavy goods vehicle over 3.5 tonnes gross vehicle weight, with four or more axles

Breakdown Charges

£350 per hour.
Minimum charge one hour.
Penalty surcharge £60

Liverpool City Region Residents' Discount 

If you drive a Class 1 vehicle and live within the Liverpool City Region (with local authorities of Halton, Knowsley, Liverpool, St Helens, Sefton and Wirral)  you are entitled to a discount of 80p on journeys. You will need a pre-paid toll account and you must not be travelling for business reasons. For all other users the Class 1 toll is £2.00. There are no changes to the toll fees for Class 2, 3 or 4 vehicles for either pre-paid accounts or cash payments. 
 

Escort Fees

Additional charges will be made for vehicles of exceptional height or width which require a Police escort.

  • Control of one lane £20
  • Control of two lanes £45

Unpaid Breakdown Charges, Fees and Tolls

There will be an additional charge of £16 for administrative costs if breakdown charges, escort fees or outstanding tolls remain unpaid after 14 days.