You can order your I-PASS over the Internet with a few bits of information and a credit card. To order online, go to the Illinois Tollway website. Click the Online button at the top.
Create an account by entering your email. You will be asked to verify your email address by clicking on the link they send you. Do so and proceed with your order.
Enter the number of transponders you need, and whether this is a personal or business account.
Fill out your personal information, including your name, address, city, state, zip, phone, and your driver’s license number.
Enter a record for each vehicle that you will use your transponder(s) with. If you use a transponder on an unregistered vehicle, you’ll be fined, so make sure you include all vehicles that might share a transponder, even if you don’t plan on using it regularly.
Fill up your transponder with money. There is a $10 refundable deposit for the transponder itself, and a minimum of $40 for tolls. Your transponder will automatically debit credit card when it falls below the minimum threshold, which is the greater of 10 percent of your monthly average I-PASS usage or $10.00. Replenishment amounts range from $40 to $1,000.
Fill out your credit card info, and allow 14 business days for processing and delivery.
Call 800-UC-IPASS (800-824-7277). Representatives at the Customer Call Center can answer questions and take orders seven days a week.
Hours are Monday through Friday from 6 AM to 10 PM, and on weekends from 8 AM to 5 PM.
To avoid peak call times, call Tuesday through Friday after 6 PM, or during the weekend.
Please allow 14 business days for processing and delivery.
a) Jewel-Osco. Pick up an I-PASS transponder on your next visit to the grocery store. Nearly 200 Jewel-Osco locations in Illinois provide I-PASS and I-PASS gift cards.
Jewel-Osco applies a $2.90 service charge per transponder.
b) Road Ranger. Passenger or commercial truck transponders also are available at three Road Ranger locations in Northwest Illinois.
Gift cards are not available at Road Ranger locations.
Download the PDF here. Complete the I-PASS application and mail it with payment.
It is $50 to open an automatic replenishment accounts ($10 refundable deposit/$40 prepaid tolls).
Manual replenishment of accounts requires a $60 payment ($20 refundable deposit/$40 prepaid tolls).
Make checks or money orders payable to the Illinois Tollway.
Submit application and payment to:
P.O. Box 5225
Lisle, IL 60532
Allow 14 business days for processing and delivery.
Download the application en Español here.
Walk on up. I-PASS services are available weekdays at these eight locations at the following times:
Weekdays 7 AM to 6 PM
The Tollway’s Central Administration Building
2700 Ogden Avenue in Downers Grove, IL
Chicago Southland Lincoln Oasis
Location: Tri-State Tollway (I-294/I-80), Milepost 1
Lake Forest Oasis
Location: Tri-State Tollway (I-94), Milepost 18
Location: Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90), Milepost 24
Des Plaines Oasis
Location: Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90), Milepost 74.5
Location: Tri-State Tollway (I-294), Milepost 38
Mondays Only, 10 AM to 3 PM
Location: Tri-State Tollway (I-294), Milepost 25
Fridays Only, 10 AM to 2 PM
Location: Reagan Memorial Tollway (I-88), Milepost 93
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The IPass is a transponder which is autonomous miniature on-board device for non-contact recording and fare , including a non-stop. Before point of charge (PVP) driver reduces speed to 15 m / h and enters the Checkpoint on green traffic signal on the light, which contains the ability of paying by a transponder. When the vehicle at a checkpoint, device automatically exchange data with the transponder. After determining the transponder number, the system automatically debits the account of the User for necessary amount in accordance with the fares.