Does FasTrak Expire?

What happens if FasTrak doesn’t beep?

If you received a new or replacement toll tag after September 2019, your toll tag will not beep when driving through a toll plaza or express lane.

If it doesn’t say “VALID FASTRAK,” your toll tag may be defective..

How much is FasTrak at Costco?

At participating Costco Warehouses and Orange County Albertsons locations, purchase a FasTrak® transponder for $44.99 and get $5.01 in free tolls credited to your account once the transponder is activated at TheTollRoads.com.

How much is FasTrak monthly?

MMT and Fee Schedule:Minimum Monthly in Tolls (One Transponder Included)$4.50Minimum Monthly in Tolls for Each Additional Transponder$1.00Requested Printed Statement (e.g., Monthly or Annual Statement Request)$2.00Returned Item Fee/Insufficient Funds (Check/ACH)$25.006 more rows

Is FasTrak cheaper?

It’s easy. The toll tag does all the work—no more fumbling for cash! It saves money. On the Golden Gate Bridge, all FasTrak users pay a discounted toll rate.

Is FasTrak free on weekends?

The express lanes will operate from 5 am to 8 pm, Monday through Friday. They are free for all drivers on weekends and weeknights. 3-person carpools, buses, vanpools and motorcycles must use a FasTrak Flex toll tag set to 3+ to travel toll free. 2-person carpools pay a toll.

How does FasTrak sticker work?

Affix one sticker transponder to any vehicle listed on your account. The first time the vehicle drives The Toll Roads with the sticker adhered to the windshield, electronic tolling equipment will associate the unique sticker transponder identification number with the vehicle’s license plate.

What do I do with my old FasTrak?

If you have an old standard FasTrak transponder (with no small black switch), you can choose to dispose of it the way you would a lithium battery or other hazardous household waste. For more information: CalRecycle.ca.gov/ReduceWaste/Batteries.

How much does a FasTrak account cost?

There are no fees to open or to maintain a FasTrak account. Think of your FasTrak account as a little bank account for tolls. Your account must always have a balance, and tolls will be automatically deducted from your balance each time a toll is collected.

Is my FasTrak supposed to beep?

It’s okay if your FasTrak® transponder occasionally doesn’t beep when you pass through a tolling location. Usually when a transponder is silent, it is still working and if it does fail to read, the appropriate toll is deducted from your account based on a reading of the vehicle’s license plate number.

How does FasTrak know if you are a carpool?

It’s your responsibility to remove the fast track and put it in the bag provided which blocks the signal keeping you from being charged. While you travel the express Lane, those without a FastTrack will trigger a warning light for cops up ahead to check and make sure you are a carpool.

How do I know if my FasTrak is working?

CHECK THE SIGN: When crossing a toll bridge, check the Driver Feedback Display at the toll plaza. If it doesn’t say “VALID FASTRAK,” your toll tag may be defective. CHECK YOUR ACCOUNT: Log in to your FasTrakaccount and review your transactions.

How much does FasTrak cost at Walgreens?

The new $2.50 carpool toll, which is half of the new $5 regular toll (and a $3.50 discount off the new $6 peak-period toll on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge), will be assessed for carpool vehicles that cross the region’s state-owned toll bridges in designated carpool lanes on weekdays from 5 a.m. to 10 a.m. and …

How long does FasTrak battery last?

five yearsA The battery may fade after five years or so, in which case you call customer service and exchange the tag for a new one. However, when a FasTrak account has not been used for 12 consecutive months or longer, you will be notified and can either close the account or keep it open.

Can I drive on FasTrak without transponder?

Yes. FasTrak drivers must have a transponder mounted to their vehicle’s windshield. … State law requires a transponder to be in the vehicle or valid license plates properly mounted to the vehicle.

How do I activate my FasTrak?

The other way to set up a FasTrak account is to pick up a toll tag at a convenient FasTrak retail location. You can then activate the toll tag by finishing the account enrollment process online or over the phone with one of FasTrak’s friendly customer service representatives. View select FasTrak retail locations.