Even especially long, wide or heavy vehicles can usually cross the Øresund Bridge. Special prices and conditions, however, apply – including special “time windows” when transport is permitted. Please note that, owing to the height in the tunnel, vehicles higher than 4.5 metres or wider than 7 metres cannot use the Øresund Link.
ChargesnIf the transportation vehicle falls within the "exceptional special transport" category in terms of its length, width or total weight only, the charges pertaining to exceptional special transports apply. The transporter's warning vehicles accompanying the transportation pay the normal standard price. Call +45 33 41 65 91 to book an escort vehicle.
PermissionSpecial transport across the Øresund Bridge requires permission from the authorities. In Denmark, this is the police. In Sweden it is
When can I cross?Special transport can take place during restricted time windows in order to minimise inconvenience to other traffic on the Øresund Bridge. Please note that the time window with the highest number is determined by the transport's length and width. Click on the time window to view a schedule.
If you arrive at the Øresund Bridge outside the allocated time windows, you can use the waiting areas on the Danish and Swedish sides. Contact the Copenhagen police in Denmark or Gatukontoret Malmö Stad in Sweden.
* If both W > 3.50 m and L > 30 m two warning vehicles are required
** The warning vehicles must drive side by side in order to prevent overtaking in the tunnel
*** The warning vehicles must drive alongside the transport to prevent overtaking during the entire trip across the link
SpeedThe maximum speed for special transports is 70 km per hour. Slow moving transport, which cannot be driven at more than 40 km per hour, is only permitted in time window III and always with at least 1 warning vehicle and 1 escort vehicle. Slow-moving blocking vehicles (15 km per hour) are only permitted if accompanies by 2 warning vehicles.
Passage through the toll stationnAt the toll station special transport uses the lanes specified below. If the transport is too wide or too high to pass through, it should use the service road behind the toll station.