Car rental in Sweden
Tips for driving your rental car in Sweden
If you're travelling to Sweden, a rental car is the best way to reach all the spots this country has to offer. Sweden is a very interesting country to explore and its capital city Stockholm counts 925934 inhabitants. In Stockholm hosts 10.2% of the entire country's population, which counts over 9120000 inhabitants. In Sweden the language spoken most widespread is Swedish but people also speak other minor languages. The time zone in Sweden is GMT+01:00 so make sure you adjust your watch at landing. We suggest adjusting your watch before take-off to help conquer jetlag! The electric plug type in Sweden is C / F and the electric voltage is 230 V, so it could be a good idea to bring an adapter with you to protect your devices' lifetime. The calling code in Sweden is +46, make sure you note this down as it can come useful at times.
More travel information about Sweden
With a fuel cost in Sweden averaging at 2.1 USD, driving around the country won't break the bank. Sweden shares its land borders with Finland and Norway, which mean there are plenty of road trip options for travellers wishing to explore a little further. Before crossing any border, please make sure that this is in line with the terms and conditions of your car rental as these might vary according to the supplier you rent your car from. The roads stretch for 579564, 2050 of which motorways, which ranks Sweden as the 13th country in the world with the longest road system. This amount of road will let you drive across the country and discover its wonders, secret spots and the delicious local tastes. Please note that in Sweden there is a Right-hand traffic law - it's important to know that the currency is the Swedish krona (SEK). Speed limits in town are 30-60 km/h and on motorways they are 120 km/h. Bear in mind that in Sweden, speaking on the phone while driving is allowed therefore we recommend caution at any time.
UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Sweden
Sweden boasts fifthteen UNESCO sites which confirm this country's important heritage. Those who visit this country for leisure certainly can't miss these spots. The top UNESCO sites are: Birka and Hovgården (cultural) and Engelsberg Ironworks (cultural).