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The Chesapeake Expressway
TOLL INCREASE EFFECTIVE MAY 1, 2021The Chesapeake Expressway implemented a scheduled toll increase on May 1, 2021. Tolls increased by $1.00 for regular fares, and Chesapeake Expressway Discount Program member rate tolls increased by $0.25 per fare. The toll increase applies to both regular and Peak Weekend toll rates.
Motorists who travel frequently on the Chesapeake Expressway can enroll in the Chesapeake Expressway Discount Program, which entitles program members to discounted toll rates that can save daily commuters more than $1,000 annually. Motorists must have a Virginia E-ZPass account to enroll in the Chesapeake Expressway Discount Program, and each E-ZPass transponder must be enrolled separately. To enroll, call the Chesapeake Expressway at (757) 204-0010, or visit the Chesapeake Expressway Administrative Office at 168 Toll Plaza Road in Chesapeake.
|Chesapeake Expressway Toll Structure as of May 1, 2021|
|Regular Tolls||Peak Weekends*
(Sat & Sun)
|Axles||Cash Rate||E-ZPass Rate||Chesapeake Expressway Discount Member Rate||Cash Rate||E-ZPass Rate||Chesapeake Expressway Discount Member Rate|
|3 or More||$5.00||$5.00||$2.25||$10.00||$10.00||$2.25|
CUSTOMER SERVICE CONTACTS
- E-ZPass Customers: Please contact E-ZPass directly at www.EZPassVA.com or 1 (877) 762-7824
- Chesapeake Expressway: 1 (757) 204-0010 for assistance with the Discount Program and toll notice payments/questions
- Dominion Blvd Veterans Bridge: 1 (855) 813-9123 or www.PayDominionTolls.com for toll information and payments
The Route 168 Chesapeake Expressway is a fast and convenient 16 mile long, four-lane divided highway linking Interstate 64 in Chesapeake to North Carolina and the Outer Banks.
For your convenience, the toll for the Chesapeake Expressway may be paid using cash or an E-ZPass transponder. Only vehicles with an E-ZPass transponder are authorized to use the Express Lane which is the far left lane and does not require stopping. The Chesapeake Expressway does not bill by plate.
E-ZPass transponders provide convenience and savings while traveling. Sign up in person at any E-ZPass service center location listed on the Virginia E-ZPass website. If you need a transponder for a passenger vehicle (two axles, four tires), you can purchase an "On the Go" transponder at local retailers, DMV offices or the Chesapeake Treasurer's offices. You MUST register your "On the Go" transponder with E-ZPass as soon as you get it. You can do so online at www.EZPassVA.com, by phone 1-877-762-7824 or at one of the E-ZPass service centers. Vehicles over 7000 pounds or 3+ axles must visit an E-ZPass service center or call E-ZPass directly (1-877-762-7824) to obtain an E-ZPass. For more information visit www.EZPassVA.com.
Chesapeake Expressway Discount Program
Frequent Chesapeake Expressway travelers can save money on tolls by signing up for the Chesapeake Expressway Discount Program. You must have a Virginia E-ZPass transponder and you must enroll separately in the Discount Program. E-ZPass and the Chesapeake Expressway Discount Program are two different programs that require separate enrollments. To enroll in the Chesapeake Expressway Discount Program with your Virginia E-ZPass call 757-204-0010. Learn more and join today!