Congestion charge exempt cars 2015

congestion charge exempt cars

Below is a list of new cars which are exempt from paying the Congestion Charge in 2015, updated weekly from the Next Green Car database. All models that meet both Euro 5 emissions standards and have official CO2 g/km less than or equal to 75 qualify for the 100% Ultra Low Emission Discount. Under this scheme most plug-in hybrids and electric vehicles are currently exempt.

For more details on the charge and criteria which is used to select the congestion charge exempt cars go to our main Congestion Charge page. To search for low emission cars by other critera please use the new car search.

List of congestion charge exempt
Key

Petrol
Diesel
Hybrid
Plug-in
Hybrid
Electric
NGC
Rating
MPG
Combined
MPG
Equivalent
CO2
(g/km)
NGC
Approved

RENAULT Twizy Cargo Electric Van 13kW Auto

Quadricycle Automatic 0 door / 1 seats
OTR £7,795 +£45/mth batt.
NGC
17 est
MPG
211 equiv
CO2
0

RENAULT Twizy Electric Car Urban 13kW Auto

Quadricycle Automatic 0 door / 2 seats
OTR £6,895 +£45/mth batt.
NGC
17
MPG
211 equiv
CO2
0

MIA ELECTRIC Mia Electric Electric 18kW Auto

City car Automatic 3 door / 3 seats
OTR £14,996 incl. grant
NGC
19 est
MPG
202 equiv
CO2
0

VW e-Up! Electric Car 60kW Auto

City car Automatic 5 door / 4 seats
OTR £19,525 incl. grant
NGC
21
MPG
216 equiv
CO2
0

PEUGEOT iOn Electric 47kW Auto

City car Automatic 5 door / 4 seats
OTR £21,216 incl. grant
NGC
22
MPG
194 equiv
CO2
0

BMW i3 Electric Car 127kW Auto

Supermini Automatic 5 door / 4 seats
OTR £25,980 incl. grant
NGC
22
MPG
196 equiv
CO2
0

MITSUBISHI i-MiEV Electric Car Keiko 47kW Auto

City car Automatic 5 door / 4 seats
OTR £23,554 incl. grant
NGC
22
MPG
187 equiv
CO2
0

CITROEN C-Zero Electric Car 47kW Auto

City car Automatic 5 door / 4 seats
OTR £21,216 incl. grant
NGC
22
MPG
187 equiv
CO2
0

PRINDIVILLE Electric Hummer Lithium-ion battery 72V drive system

Quadricycle Automatic 3 door / 2 seats
OTR £22,800
NGC
23 est
MPG
159 equiv
CO2
0

RENAULT Kangoo Van Z.E. 22 kWh Li-ion

Small Vans Automatic 5 door / 5 seats
OTR £17,098 incl. grant +£60/mth batt.
NGC
23
MPG
196 equiv
CO2
0

London Congestion Charge

The London Congestion Charge, was introduced by the then mayor of London, Ken Livingstone in February 2003 with the aim of reducing traffic congestion in London. Initially £5, the price was increased to £8 per day in July 2005, £10 in January 2011 and now the daily charge is £11.50.

Paid by drivers travelling within the Congestion Charge Zone in London, it operates between 7am and 6pm, Monday-Friday. There is no charge on weekends, public holidays, between Christmas Day and New Year's Day inclusive. Discounted passes are available for regular users and residents.

Ben Lane

Author:Ben Lane
Date Updated:24th Mar 2015

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