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Traffic regulations - Sweden

Officially the Kingdom of Sweden, is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe. It borders Norway to the west and Finland to the east, and is connected to Denmark in the southwest by a bridge-tunnel across the Öresund.

Speed limists - Sweden

Inside built-up areas Outside built-up areas Highway 2 separate lanes Other roads Motorway
with trailer
<3,5t
>3,5t
special or camping
>3,5t

Inside built-up areas

Outside built-up areas

Highway 2 separate lanes

Other roads
with trailer

Inside built-up areas

Outside built-up areas

Highway 2 separate lanes

Other roads
<3,5t

Inside built-up areas

Outside built-up areas

Highway 2 separate lanes

Other roads
>3,5t
special or camping

Inside built-up areas

Outside built-up areas

Highway 2 separate lanes

Other roads
>3,5t

Inside built-up areas

Outside built-up areas

Highway 2 separate lanes

Other roads

Mandatory documents - Sweden

ID
Identity card valid for at least six months or a passport valid for at least 3 months.
AC/OC
Mandatory vehicle insurance - civil liability, it is also recommended to have a card-NHF EHIC and accident insurance, the cost of treatment with the extension of the clause to cover the costs of medical transportation to the country.

Mandatory vehicle equipment - Sweden

Vest
No special regulations.
First aid kit
No special regulations.
Warning triangle
Mandatory.
Fire extinguisher
No special regulations.
The minimum size of the tread
1.6mm (summer tires); 3mm (winter tires).
Winter tires
Obligation to use winter tires from December 1 to March 31, when we pull the trailer at the time, it also must be equipped with winter tires.
Studded tires
Permitted on all wheels from 1 October to 15 April.
Snow chains
Permitted if the layer of snow or ice is on the road.
with trailer
Additional mirrors if the trailer is wider than the towing vehicle, the additional warning triangle.
A set of spare bulbs
No special regulations.
Spare wheel
No special regulations.
Tow rope
No special regulations.

Other legal restrictions - Sweden

Alcohol limit in the blood
0,2‰
Driving with dipped headlights
24h
Driving with safety belt
Mandatory.
Children transportation
Children up to 135 cm must be carried in a child seat or pedestals.
Accommodation in vehicle camping outside camping
No special regulations.

Payments on roads - Sweden

The use of the road network in Sweden is free. You have to pay if you want to cross the Øresund Bridge that is connecting Sweden and Denmark.
Warning: The information shown on this page is for informational purposes only. In the case of doubt, please note that priority is given to all traffic regulations applicable in a given country. DriveSurfing is not responsible for the consequences of the use of the information contained above.

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