Metropolitan Expressway Traffic Measures for Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020

Applicable period of Pricing policy
During Games of the XXXII Olympiad:from 19 July to 9 August, 2021
During Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games:from 24 August to 5 September, 2021
  • from 12:00 a.m. to 4:00 a.m. 50% discount
  • from 4:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. Regular toll
  • from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Additional
    JPY
    1,000
  • from 10:00 p.m. to 12:00 p.m. Regular toll
  • Payment of toll road fee depends on the type of vehicle and where you pass. For more details, please refer to our Pricing Policy page.
    Click here to search for Route And Toll Guide during Tokyo 2020 Games

Purpose of implementing traffic measures

Major traffic measures will be implemented during Tokyo 2020 Games
in order to achieve both safe and smooth transportation for people involved
in Tokyo 2020 Games as well as stable urban activities including logistics.

Our company is cooperating with Tokyo Metropolitan Government and also with
Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee in order to maintain smooth traffic flow
for the vehicles related to Tokyo 2020 Games.

The road traffic volume from July to early September is heavy every year and this year will have the additional traffic of vehicles related to Tokyo 2020 Games.
Therefore, many traffic measures will be implemented in order to achieve both safe and smooth transportation for people involved in Tokyo 2020 Games as well as stable economic activity including logistics. Please check the following items for the purpose of the traffic measures as well as the full picture of the measures.

List of traffic regulation schedules

There are places where traffic restrictions are planned through the Tokyo 2020 Games. In addition, the timing and restrictions will differ depending on "when the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 is held" and "when each game of Tokyo 2020 Games is held".
For more details, please click on the links below.

The latest traffic conditions
on the Metropolitan Expressway

You can check the latest traffic information for the Metropolitan Expressway from the following services.
There may be sudden traffic restrictions such as closing the entrance depending on the traffic conditions on the day,
so be sure to check the traffic conditions before using the Metropolitan Expressway.

Tweet by [Official] Traffic Information@Shutoko
  • Metropolitan Expressway traffic status map mew-ti
  • LINE Message app for traffic information
    • Please install the LINE app before access the upper information
  • JARTIC Immediate road traffic information

Traffic measures during Tokyo 2020 Games

There are three traffic measures implemented by Metropolitan Expressway:
"TDM (Travel Demand Management)", "Pricing Policy", "TSM (Traffic System Management)

(Travel Demand Management)

With companies and citizens efforts to reduce congestion by adjusting traffic demand.
Tokyo Metropolitan Government is promoting with the national government and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee as a head office the "2020 TDM Promotion Project" during Tokyo 2020 Games. Please check below for details.

A pricing policy will be implemented for those who use the Metropolitan Expressway during Tokyo 2020 Games. Please check below for details.

  • 50% discount

    at night time (from 12:00 a.m. to 4:00 a.m.)

    • ETC equipped vehicles only
  • Additional JPY 1,000

    for daytime (from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.)

Applicable period
During Games of the XXXII Olympiad
from 19 July to 9 August, 2021
During Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games
from 24 August to 5 September, 2021

(Traffic System Management)

Efforts to maintain smooth traffic flow by implementing an effective traffic restraint and traffic restrictions in areas where traffic congestion is expected.
During Tokyo 2020 Games, the Metropolitan Expressway will implement traffic restrictions based on the TSM (Traffic System Management) approach. Please check below for details.

Please notice

The information posted is current information. It may change depending the situation.