Congestion charge increases to £11.50

From 7am today, the cost of driving in the congestion zone increased by 15%.

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Where does the money raised by the charge go?

Since the Congestion Charge was introduced in 2003, TfL says more than £1.2 billion of revenue has been re-invested in transport, including:

  • £960m on improvements to the bus network
  • £102m on roads and bridges
  • £70m on road safety
  • £51m on local transport/borough plans
  • £36m on sustainable transport and the environment

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