In conjunction with the Chinese New Year, Litrak has announced a special toll discount for the Damansara-Puchong Highway (LDP) and the Western KL Traffic Dispersal Link System (Sprint). The discount will take effect on February 8, 2016 from 12 am to 11.59 pm.

On the said date, a 60 sen discount will be offered (all classes of vehicles) for motorists travelling on the LDP highway. After the discount, the rates for Class 1 vehicles will be RM1.50, Class 2 at RM3.60, Class 3 at RM5.70, Class 4 at RM0.50 and Class 5 at RM1.

As for the Sprint highway, a 20 sen discount will be offered on that date at all toll plazas. The discounted rate for the Damansara toll plaza is as follows; Class 1 vehicles at RM1.80, Class 2 at RM3.80, Class 3 at RM5.80, Class 4 at RM0.80 and Class 5 at RM0.80.

LDP and Sprint 2016 CNY toll discount-01

Meanwhile, the Pantai toll plaza’s discounted rate will be as such; Class 1 vehicles at RM2.30, Class 2 at RM6.80, Class 3 at RM10.30, Class 4 at RM1.60 and Class 5 at RM1.30. At the Bukit Kiara toll plaza, the discounted rates on that date will be as such; Class 1 vehicles at RM2.80, Class 2 at RM5.80, Class 3 at RM8.80, Class 4 at RM1.30 and Class 5 at RM1.80.

According to Litrak, estimated subsidisation for the Chinese New Year toll discount is approximately RM202,000, which will be given to 424,000 motorists on the LDP and Sprint highway. It was noted that from 2010 to 2015, a total of RM8.5 million worth of toll subsidies was given to 14 million motorists on both the LDP and Sprint highway, during festive periods.