The Congestion Charge is an £11.50 daily charge for driving a vehicle within the charging zone between 07:00 and 18:00, Monday to Friday. The easiest way to pay the charge is by registering for Congestion Charge Auto Pay. There are a range of exemptions and discounts available to certain vehicles and individuals.
The Congestion Charge will be suspended for a week over the Christmas period, including the four weekdays between Christmas Day and New Year's Day. From Thursday 25 December until Thursday 1 January 2015 (inclusive) there will be no charge for driving in the Congestion Charging zone. The normal charge will apply from Friday 2 January 2015.