How much does it cost to take the Chicago Skyway?
If you are traveling the full length of the Chicago Skyway, the following tolls currently apply for the vehicle classes shown.
▷ Toll as of January 1, 2022.
Day rate in effect from 4:00 AM to 8:00 PM Central Time. Toll applies to all payment methods.
Calculate your trip on the Chicago Skyway using our Toll Calculator.
The calculator is always free for all toll roads, tunnels and bridges.
NOTICE: Toll calculators are continually updated and checked for accuracy. We make every effort to provide the most current, accurate, official tolls for the roadway you are traveling.
Data source: ChicagoSkyway.org
The following is a synopsis of the Chicago Skyway
► Major Destinations:
► TOTAL DISTANCE MEASURES DRIVING DISTANCE BETWEEN STARTING AND ENDING EXITS FOR THIS ROADWAY
Obey all speed limits! Travel times are approximate and are based on ideal travel conditions. The times displayed here do not take into account any variations in speed, including time taken for rest stops, fuel stops, lodging, adverse traffic conditions or other delays.
NOTICE: Toll calculators are continually updated and checked for accuracy. We make every effort to provide current, accurate, official tolls for the roadway you are traveling.
The primary toll pass for the state of Illinois is the I-Pass
The following transponders are accepted on the Chicago Skyway. Any toll pass/transponder with a logo matching those shown below will be compatible with the network on the Chicago Skyway
▷ Visit the Illinois toll pass page for complete information about compatible passes on the Chicago Skyway.
Be aware that discount tolls, those given for using a toll pass or transponder, may be restricted or otherwise limited to only that specific pass issued by Illinois. Compatible passes issued by states other than Illinois may not qualify for discount tolls, although the transponder will work on the Chicago Skyway.
The following class or axle definitions will apply for your travel on the Chicago Skyway. A list of compatible toll transponders is shown below.
Remember, when counting axles, make certain to count all axles with wheels touching the ground. Be sure to include axles on any trailers your vehicle may be towing. That is the criteria for determining the total axles on your vehicle.
Tolls on the Chicago Skyway are calculated based on the number of axles for your vehicle.
The Chicago Skyway has 6 axle designations.
When calculating a toll, the following options will be available in the calculator's drop-down menu: