Using the Lanes



New Travel Choices

Driving solo?

During operating hours, you can use your E-ZPass or E-ZPass Flex to pay a variable toll and enter the 64 Express Lanes.


All HOV-2+ vehicles, including buses, must have a registered        E-ZPass Flex device switched to "HOV ON" during operating hours. HOV-2+ vehicles utilizing E-ZPass Flex will not be charged a toll. To learn more about obtaining            E-ZPass, head to

Choosing not to use the 64 Express Lanes?

The free, general purpose lanes will always be an option. 

New Rules Apply

Clean Special Fuel License Plate Vehicles or Hybrids

Registered "Clean Special Fuel" plate vehicles will no longer receive an exemption from HOV-2+ requirements during operating hours. You may contact the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles for information about receiving a prorated refund for your plates. Call 804-367-0492. 

Free Access, No E-ZPass Required


Buses can use the lanes for free when meeting the HOV-2+ requirement. It is recommended that buses obtain E-ZPass Flex transponders in order to utilize the lanes. 


Motorcycles can use the lanes free. There will be no HOV or        E-ZPass requirements for motorcycles. 

On-duty Public Safety

On-duty public safety personnel can use the lanes free. There will be no HOV or E-ZPass requirements for on-duty public safety vehicles. 

Toll Estimator


Once the Express Lanes open, you will be able to download the free 64 Express Lanes mobile app to find current toll price estimates. 

Current Traffic

Virginia 511 Traffic Info

View real-time traffic conditions and road closures by visiting or by downloading the free 511 mobile app.


If you travel in the peak direction during rush hours on the 64 Express Lanes in Norfolk (5 a.m.-9 a.m. westbound and 2 p.m.-6 p.m. westbound), you must have a funded and properly mounted E-ZPass in your vehicle. If you are an HOV-2+ driver, an E-ZPass Flex allows you to use the lanes free when switched to HOV mode.

Visit to get your E-ZPass or E-ZPass Flex.

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