Airtel Fastag: Airtel FASTag recharge and Fastag charges & fees

Airtel Fastag (Electronic Toll Collection Program) Airtel Fastag is a simple to use, reloadable tag which enables automatic deduction of toll charges and lets the pass through the toll plaza without stopping for the cash transaction.

It is a hassle-free solution for modern India, wherein every person is in a hurry and doesn’t want to stop at every toll plaza wasting their precious time. When the tag is active, Radio Frequency Identification Technology is being used and is affixed on the windscreen.

Airtel Fastag

Currently, 420+ toll plazas across the nation are implementing the FASTag solution. Under the FASTag program, more toll plazas will be brought in the future. However one needs to have a valid MOTOR INSURANCE at all times.

Without stopping for the cash transaction FASTag with Airtel Payments Bank is reloadable, simple to use, and thus enables deduction of toll charges automatically. FASTag is a perfect solution for a hassle-free trip on national highways.

Also read: IDFC Fastag Login | IDFC First Bank Fastag Recharge Online

What are the benefits of Airtel FASTag?

  • Ease of payment-There is no need to stop at the tolling center for any cash transaction.
  • Less fuel will be wasted as there will be no stoppage of vehicles.
  • You can recharge your FASTag through debit card, credit card, or internet banking easily.
  • SMS alerts.
  • Online Portal for users.
  • 5 years validity.
  • Cashback Incentives.

Steps to apply Airtel FASTag:

Airtel Thanks – Recharge & UPI
Airtel Thanks – Recharge & UPI
Developer: Airtel
Price: Free
  • Airtel Thanks – Recharge & UPI Screenshot
  • Airtel Thanks – Recharge & UPI Screenshot
  • Airtel Thanks – Recharge & UPI Screenshot
  • Airtel Thanks – Recharge & UPI Screenshot
  • Airtel Thanks – Recharge & UPI Screenshot
  • Airtel Thanks – Recharge & UPI Screenshot
  • Airtel Thanks – Recharge & UPI Screenshot
  • Airtel Thanks – Recharge & UPI Screenshot

From the app store login by downloading the Airtel Thanks App.
On the home page click on discover Airtel Thanks.
In the reward, section click on the Airtel Payments Bank FASTag banner the reward section.
Complete the journey and payment process
Within 6-8 working days, you will get your Vehicle Registration Certificate (RC) verified.
In your Airtel Payments Bank wallet/account you will receive a cashback.

Airtel FASTag fees and charges:

Through Airtel Thanks App the customer can purchase the FASTag.

Below is the price break-up for purchasing FASTag:

  • Tag Cost: Rs.100 inclusive of GST
  • Refundable Security Deposit: Rs. 200
  • Minimum Balance: Rs. 150

NOTE: In the FASTag account the minimum balance would be a part. If there’s no balance in the main account, then this amount will be used for the toll transactions. A minimum balance should be maintained by the customer to avoid the blacklisting of their tag in their account. Customers can claim the security amount as it is fully refundable if one submits a deactivation request.

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Fee Charges of Airtel Payments Bank FASTag

Following are the charges applicable on Airtel Payments Bank Tag:

Tag Joining Fee (One-time Fee) 100/- ( including all applicable taxes)
Tag Re-issuance Fee (One-time Fee) 100/- ( including all applicable taxes)

Fastag charges and fees according to the vehicle type are mentioned below:

Vehicle Class Tag Colors Description Security Deposit (in Rs.) Threshold Amount (in Rs.)
4   Car / Jeep / Van / Tata Ace and Similar mini Light Commercial Vehicle 200 150
5   Light Commercial vehicle 2-axle 300 140
6   Bus– 3 axle 400 300
6   Truck – 3 axle 500 300
7   Bus 2 axle / Minibus, Truck 2 axle 400 300
12   Tractor / Tractor with trailer, Truck 4, 5 & 6 -axle 500 300
15   Truck 7-axle and above 500 300
16   Earth Moving / Heavy Construction Machinery 500 300

Airtel FASTag Benefits:

  • On the front windscreen, Airtel Payments Bank FASTag is fixed that enables one to drive through toll plazas without stopping for cash transactions of the vehicle.
  • FASTag has a validity period of five years which can be recharged as and when required after initial purchase once.
  • Save Fuel & Time with FASTag.
  • Prepaid Toll Pass: No need to carry cash. The customer doesn’t need to worry about carrying cash for the toll payments.
  • From app and internet banking a customer can access FASTag related transactions.
  • For all transactions done with FASTag customer will receive SMS on his registered mobile number.
  • Online Recharge FASTag: Customer may recharge his tag online through Credit Card/ Debit Card or Net Banking.

You can use Airtel Fastag at 500+ toll plazas across national and state highways. More toll plazas will be brought under the FASTag program in the future. You may see the list of plazas here

Documents needed to apply Airtel FASTag:

During verification original as well as a copy of the KYC document must be carried by the customer. Documents required for applying for a FASTag are:

  • Registration Certificate (RC) of the vehicle.
  • Passport size photograph of the vehicle owner
  • As per the category of the vehicle owner KYC documents are required.
  • ID Proof and Address Proof from the list mentioned
  • A passport size photograph


  • Entity proof – Shop Establishment Certificate / GSTN Certificate / Electricity Bill/any other proof acceptable to the bank.
  • ISA (Identity, Signature & Address) of Proprietor – Aadhaar(not mandatory)& Pan Card.
  • GST Registration Certificate required as per limit set by the GOI.


  • Partnership Deed
  • PAN Card (Mandatory)
  • Along with capital/profit percentage, list of partners.
  • ISA of all the partners
  • GST Registration Certificate

Limited Liability Partnerships

  • LLP Agreement
  • As issued by the Registrar of Cos Certificate of Incorporation.
  • PAN Card
  • ISA of Designated partners
  • GST Registration Certificate

Private / Public Limited Companies

  • Certificate of Incorporation/Registration Certificate of the Firm
  • Certificate of commencement of business
  • Updated Memorandum & Articles of Association
  • PAN Card
  • List of Directors
  • Board Resolution for Authorized Signatory
  • GST Registration Certificate

For FASTag all the documents required must be in the name of the vehicle owner. The driver will need to submit his photo ID proof along with the KYC documents of the owner if, at the time of application, the owner of a vehicle is not present. A valid driving license would be sufficient for ID proof.

Airtel FASTag support Customer Care/ Support:

For any issues related to Airtel Payments Bank FASTag you can call on 24×7 customer care number – 400 or 8800688006. For complaints related to FASTag at Toll Plaza Level Dial 1033 (NHAI/IHMCL Helpline) from Landline/Mobile.
To check the account balance, customers can give a missed call to the Airtel Balance Enquiry Toll-free Number 9971199711.

Airtel FASTag Email Support:

Also, one can write an email to and ensure you add in the CC field for faster resolution

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