Non-Toll Pricing: A Primer

Most forms of congestion pricing involve the levying of direct tolls on highway users in one form or another. This report focuses on forms of congestion pricing that do not involve tolls but that are still aimed at creating more efficient pricing mechanisms for automobile use. The contents of this report are as follows: Introduction to Non-Toll Pricing; Overview of Mileage-Based Pricing Strategies: PAYDAYS (pay-as-you-drive-and-you-save) Car Insurance and Car Sharing; Overview of Parking and Access Pricing Strategies: Parking Cash-Out, Variably Priced Metered Parking, Pricing of Off-Street Parking, and Variable Port Access Charges for Trucks; and Making Non-Toll Pricing Happen: Individual and Corporate Actions and Government Incentives.

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    Federal Highway Administration

    Office of Transportation Management, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Publication Date: 2009-1


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Features: Photos; References;
  • Pagination: 20p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01140582
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA-HOP-08-044
  • Files: NTL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Sep 24 2009 4:16PM