As of 2015, a wrought iron gate for a driveway entrance ranges in price from around $1,400 to $3,200. The cost of a gate that is powered to open with a remote control can average an additional $550 to $4,500, bringing the total costs to $1,950 to $7,700.
Prices vary with the style and size of the gate. As an example, a 12-foot steel panel gate manufactured by Amazing Gates is priced at $1,600. The same gate is priced at $1,800 at Lowes. A basic wrought-iron 100-foot fence with a walk-in gate can range in cost from $2,500 to $11,000 or more.
Driveway gates typically come with a lifetime warranty and usually include one or two gate panels, posts, mounting hardware hinges and installation instructions. They usually do not include automatic gate openers.