All You Need To Know About Fastags

Posted onNov 9, 2021

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FASTag Technology in India has been making strong progress for quite some time now!

Fastag recharges have turned to the online fastag recharge payment methods.

While most people have started to use it to pay their toll bills, many still do not have any idea about this new toll collection technology, yes, Fastag recharge is happening using UPIs

What is a FASTag? 

Have you ever been stuck in long queues at toll booths on the highways? Well, to solve this issue, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) introduced FASTags.

FASTags are RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) chip-based stickers that are placed on your car’s windshield. FASTags were launched in the year 2014.

Where is it to be placed on your vehicle?

Fastag recharges that have bank accounts linked online for convenient Online Fastag Recharge are pasted on the windscreen of every vehicle, this makes toll collection a faster and convenient process, with no time hassles in the form of exchange of physical money for the.

Key benefits of using FASTag (the FASTag recharge system)

  •  Save Time 
    The tag reader installed at the toll plaza detects your FASTag on your vehicle’s windscreen and debits the necessary toll fee from your linked account automatically. Travel without stopping at the toll plaza for payments.

  • Instant Notifications for FASTag amount deductions 
    Receive SMS alerts on your registered mobile number for all the transactions on your FASTag account made.

  • Fast Online Payment 
    You can recharge your FASTag account online conveniently through your e-payment systems via credit cards, debit cards, NEFT, RTGS, net banking, etc.

  • Web Customer Portal
    This is for your personal interest where you can get access to information regarding your FASTag account by visiting the FASTag web customer portal. 

Since the FASTag is digital, how do you recharge a FASTag and keep it running?

To FASTag recharge, directly link it to your bank account or keep funds in the FASTag wallet.

In terms of numbers, the minimum recharge amount is ₹100.  Your FASTag can be recharged or your FASTag wallet can be added with money. 

KYC factor… On full KYC verification, you are allowed to add up to ₹1 lakh in your FASTag wallet (for direct FASTag recharge) otherwise your limit stays up to ₹10,000 at a time. You can pay for the FASTag recharges by the various e-payment systems such as debit card, credit card, net banking, UPI, etc.

Digitization is the goal… To make the FASTags recharge popular and a more preferred means of payment the Indian Highway Management Company Limited is offering cashbacks of 2.5% on toll payments across all NHs.

Recharge your FASTag online 24*7 now sitting anywhere and at any point of time

Be an informed citizen, follow the rules, it is the need of the hour to remain smart with technology ​and SAVE your time. FASTag is the future of travel between tolls, and e-payment systems like Payrup have all the facilities to smoothly maintain your card recharges time-to-time. You can breeze right through making recharges of your FASTag recharges as simple as a mobile recharge on the Payrup Fastag recharge.


For those who travel distances in their vehicle quite often an Online Fastag Recharge can come very handy. If you too use your car quite frequently, then along with the FASTag, there is another thing that will help adequate protection to your vehicle – a car insurance.

In case you are looking for any such insurance covers, do run through our insurance section by clicking here on our Payrup platform.

Final Thoughts…

Popular bill payment facilities available on Payrup!

Payrup has a host of facilities that can all be paid online using our platform.

Choose to make payments for mobile prepaid, mobile postpaid, dthelectricity, landline bills, piped gas, broadband bills, water bills, e-gift cards purchases, cable tv bills, credit card bills, health insurance purchases, housing society payments, life insurance premium purchases, loan repayments, hospital payments, subscriptions, education fees, fastag payments, LPG gas bills, municipal services, and municipal taxes’ payments Payrup has it all covered for our users under one roof.

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