Just found this on RTL website (Google Translated) may be helpful The toll in Portugal easier for tourists and emigrants RTL - 09.07.2012, 16:11 | Last updated: 09.07.2012, 18:04 | 0 Comment (s) EASYToll or TOLLCard? The LCD informs us that Portugal has facilitated its toll system for tourists and emigrants. According to information provided by the Automobile Club of Portugal, the Portuguese electronic toll finally adapts to the hundreds of thousands of foreign vehicles crossing the border every year. Two systems to choose from and are available to tourists and emigrants: the system EASYToll and Toll Card. Here are descriptions of two forms: EASYToll EASYToll The system is a new solution for automatic payment of electronic tolls in Portugal. It is intended for tourists and emigrants and combines a credit card (Mastercard and Visa) to register the vehicle. The driver, without having to exit the vehicle, introduced in the credit card payment terminal and the system automatically associates the vehicle registration card to the bank. Tolls to pay will be directly debited from the account associated with the card. At the time of accession, valid for 30 days, received a receipt is issued and must be preserved. The driver can always change the registrations or cancel the membership, through the Call Center 707 500 501 (national call) or 00 351 212 879 555 (calls from abroad) or www.portugaltolls.com. Join the "Welcome Point's" located at border crossings, the following locations: EN13 - Vila Nova de Cerveira A24 - Chaves A25 - Vilar Formoso A22 - Vila Real de Santo António Steps: 1. insert your credit card (Mastercard and Visa) 2. keep the ticket 3. bon voyage! TOLLCard TOLLCard a product is "a la carte", activated by a SMS with a fixed value to be consumed depending on traffic. This solution allows you to pay in cash or by credit card. It is valid for one year and the balance can be found on the internet. It is designed for tourists and emigrants. The driver has the opportunity to acquire a card preloaded with 5, 10, 20 or 40 €. Buy here after acquiring the card, the driver shall proceed with activation by sending an SMS by mobile phone, with the code printed on the card and vehicle registration (instructions on the card), so that it is associated with the vehicle registration. It is possible to enable multiple maps, with the accumulation of balances. The driver can check the balance on the card or www.infoportagens.com www.portugaltolls.com and when the card balance is exhausted, the client will receive an SMS alert. balances enabled will be consumed according to the use of motorways with tolls exclusively electronic. to Buy the "Welcome Point's" Easy to Toll, on www.portugaltolls.com, in Post Office (CTT) or www.ctt.pt on service areas in Portugal and Spain, in adherent hotel units and tourist offices.