Congestion charge exempt cars 2016

congestion charge exempt cars

Below is a list of new cars which are exempt from paying the Congestion Charge in 2016, 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 criteria please use the new car search.

List of congestion charge exempt
Key

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

RENAULT Twizy Cargo Electric Van 13kW Auto

Quadricycle Automatic 0 door / 1 seats
Compare
OTR £7,795 +£45/mth battery lease
NGC
18 est
MPG
211 equiv
CO2
0

RENAULT Twizy Electric Car Expression 13kW Auto

Quadricycle Automatic 0 door / 2 seats
Compare
OTR £6,895 +£45/mth battery lease
NGC
18
MPG
211 equiv
CO2
0

MORGAN EV3 46kW

Sports cabrio Automatic 0 door / 2 seats
Compare
OTR £32,000 Not eligible for OLEV grant OLEV Category 1
NGC
18 est
MPG
211 equiv
CO2
0

VW e-Up! Electric Car 60kW Auto

City car Automatic 5 door / 4 seats
Compare
OTR £20,780 Including OLEV grant OLEV Category 1
NGC
22 est
MPG
216 equiv
CO2
0

MAHINDRA e2o Electric Car City 31kW Auto

City car Automatic 3 door / 4 seats
Compare
OTR £12,995 Including OLEV grant OLEV Category 1
NGC
22 est
MPG
190 equiv
CO2
0

HYUNDAI IONIQ Electric Premium Auto

Large family Automatic 5 door / 5 seats
Compare
OTR £24,495 Including OLEV grant OLEV Category 1
NGC
22 est
MPG
222 equiv
CO2
0

PEUGEOT iOn Electric 47kW Auto

City car Automatic 5 door / 4 seats
Compare
OTR £12,495 Including OLEV grant OLEV Category 1
NGC
23
MPG
194 equiv
CO2
0

BMW i3 Electric Car 94Ah Auto

Supermini Automatic 5 door / 4 seats
Compare
OTR £27,830 Including OLEV grant OLEV Category 1
NGC
23 est
MPG
196 equiv
CO2
0

CITROEN C-Zero Electric Car High Line 47kW Auto

City car Automatic 5 door / 4 seats
Compare
OTR £12,495 Including OLEV grant OLEV Category 1
NGC
23 est
MPG
187 equiv
CO2
0

RENAULT Kangoo Van Z.E.

Small Vans Automatic 5 door / 2 seats
Compare
OTR £13,651 +£60/mth battery lease Including OLEV grant
NGC
24
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.

Chris Lilly

Author:Chris Lilly
Date Updated:6th Dec 2016

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