ERP rates at 3 gantries on AYE to increase, BKE rate to go down from May 2

Vehicles heading towards the ERP gantry at Havelock Road.
Vehicles heading towards the ERP gantry at Havelock Road. PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Electronic Road Pricing (ERP) rates at gantries on the Ayer Rajah Expressway (AYE) and the Bukit Timah Expressway (BKE) will be revised following the Land Transport Authority (LTA)'s completion of its quarterly review of traffic conditions.

The new rates will apply from May 2, LTA said in a news release on Monday (April 25).

The rates at three gantries on the AYE, located after Jurong Town Hall in the direction of the city, will go up from $1 to $2 between 5.30pm and 6pm.

Meanwhile, the adjustment also affects a gantry on the BKE from 7.30am to 8am. Its original rate of $2 will be reduced to $1.

Revised Electronic Road Pricing (ERP) rates from May 2, 2016

  Time period Current ERP rates* Change in rates ERP rates* from May 2
AYE (set of 3 gantries) - after Jurong Town Hall towards city 5.30-6pm $1.00 +$1.00 $2.00
Bukit Timah Expressway (BKE 7.30-8am $2.00 -$1.00 $1.00

Note: *ERP rate per passenger car unit | Source: Land Transport Authority

LTA said the next ERP review will take place next month.