520 Bridge facts after a year of tolling

by: The Washington State Department of Transportation Updated:

SEATTLE —
  • More than 18 million toll transactions since Dec. 29, 2011

 

  • Average of 70,000 trips daily

 

  • 96 percent of tolls paid within 80 days

 

  • About $50 million in gross toll revenue

 

  • More than 384,000 Good to Go! accounts

 

  • 691,000 active Good to Go! passes

 

  • About 84 percent of all trips made by Good to Go! account holders (72 percent pass and 12 percent Pay by Plate).

 

  • Weekday traffic volumes on I-90 is about 11 percent higher and travel times during peak hours are 1 to 2 minutes longer.

 

  • Weekday traffic volumes across Lake Washington are about 5 percent lower than pre-tolls

 

  • Metro and Sound transit daily ridership up and estimated 9 percent since 2011.