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Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway Bypass Discount Information

Start date

  • · February 26, 2017

Discount overview

  • · When drivers arrive at or depart from an entrance/exit of the Inner Circular Route and use the radial highway, if they bypass one junction on the Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway, the toll will usually be equal to that of a direct route, providing a toll adjustment for the Metropolitan Expressway and Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway.

Drivers receiving a discount

The toll is adjusted if all of the following three use requirements are met.

  • · Depart from or arrive at an entrance/exit (*1) in the Inner Circular Route of the Metropolitan Expressway.
  • · Use the radial highway (*2) bypassing one junction on the Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway.
  • · Use each route on the following table and following diagram in sequence with the same ETC card, using remote ETC to pass through.

(*1) Eligible entrances/exits for the Inner Circular Route

Each entrance/exit for Takaracho, Kyobashi, Shintomicho, Ginza, Shiodome, Shibakoen, Iikura, Kasumigaseki, Daikancho, Kitanomaru, Kandabashi , Tokiwabashi, Yaesu, Marunouchi, Gofukubashi, Edobashi, as well as connections with KK routes

(*2) Radial highway

Joban Expressway, Tohoku Expressway, Kan-Etsu Expressway, Omiya line (*3)

(*3) Drivers departing from or arriving at entrances/exits of the Omiya line and New Toshin Line will have their fee adjusted to the toll from the Kawaguchi JCT to Inner Circular Route bypass, equivalent to the toll of the direct route from Bijogi JCT to the Inner Circular Route.

1. Joban Expressway ⇔ Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway (Misato JCT to Kawaguchi JCT)
⇔ Eligible entrances/exits for the Inner Circular Route

Price before discount Price after discount
Compact size vehicles/motorcycles ¥780 ¥720
Standard size vehicles ¥930 ¥860
Mid-size vehicles ¥980 ¥910
Large size vehicles ¥1,430 ¥1,320
Extra-large vehicles ¥1,810 ¥1,660

2. Kan-Etsu Expressway ⇔ Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway (Oizumi JCT to Kawaguchi JCT)
⇔ Eligible entrances/exits for the Inner Circular Route

Price before discount Price after discount
Compact size vehicles/motorcycles ¥780 ¥730
Standard size vehicles ¥930 ¥880
Mid-size vehicles ¥980 ¥930
Large size vehicles ¥1,430 ¥1,340
Extra-large vehicles ¥1,810 ¥1,690

3. Omiya Line/New Toshin Line ⇔ Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway (Bijogi JCT to Kawaguchi JCT)
⇔ Eligible entrances/exits for the Inner Circular Route

Price before discount Price after discount
Toll for the Omiya Line/New Toshin Line
Compact size vehicles/motorcycles ¥780 ¥730
Standard size vehicles ¥930 ¥880
Mid-size vehicles ¥980 ¥930
Large size vehicles ¥1,430 ¥1,340
Extra-large vehicles ¥1,810 ¥1,690
  • * The toll for the Omiya Line/New Toshin Line is the toll (not eligible for this discount) from the respective entrance/exit of the Omiya Line/New Toshin Line to the Bijogi JCT (Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway connection).
Image of Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway Bypass Discount Information applicable entrances
  • * If the radial highway in question is the Tohoku Expressway, the toll is only for the Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway with some exceptions.
  • * Discounts that combine are the discounts for disabled persons and large/frequent use.
  • Tolls will not be adjusted in the following cases.
    • · If the Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway is used for bypassing more than one junction
    • · If the departure or destination points are not eligible entrances/exits on the Inner Circular Route and the radial highway
    • · If only the stretch between Oizumi JCT and Bijogi JCT on the Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway is used
  • * The ETC on-board device notifies the driver of the pre-adjustment toll, which is changed to the adjusted toll when charged by the card company on a later date. In addition, depending on when the card company charges the fee, the pre-adjustment toll may be charged at that time, and the difference with the adjusted toll made up at the next charge.
  • * The driver can check the charged amount with the ETC verification service, but it may take time before the adjusted fee is displayed.
  • * The fee is adjusted when passing through the Metropolitan Expressway and Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway, and Tokyo-Gaikan Expressway and radial highway respectively during the given time.