How to Top Up your Permit

How to top up your account.

Ron Henderson

Ron Henderson
Tunnel Manager

Ron is responsible for ensuring the full range of Tyne Tunnels operations are conducted safely and in accordance with the Tyne Tunnels Bylaws...

How to top up
your Tyne Tunnels permit

You can top up your permit account 24 hours a day through our automated telephone top-up line or sign in to your online account.

You will be asked to provide information relating to your permit account and your chosen payment method, so please have these details to hand before calling.

Automated Telephone Top Up Service
Call 0191 262 2212

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Tyne Tunnel tolls

Motorbikes, disabled toll Free
Car, Van or Bus
< 3m high
and 2 axles
LGV, Van or Bus
≥ 3m high or
3 axles or more

Avoid the congestion of Newcastle
and the A1 at Gateshead.
Choosing the
A19 Tyne Tunnels will save you time and

Google Maps - http://goo.gl/maps/dqTRd

Using Google Maps with your car or navigation device

GPS - 54°59 16 N 1°29 08 W / 54.98778 °N 1.48556 °W