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The rules on travel will stay the same until 31 December 2020. This page will be updated with country-specific information for travellers to Sweden as things change. Sign up for email alerts and view the latest updates for UK nationals travelling to and living in Europe.

More than 850,000 British nationals visit Sweden from the UK each year. Most visits are trouble-free.

If you’re living in or moving to Sweden, visit our Living in Sweden guide in addition to this travel advice.

There is an ongoing outbreak of coronavirus in China and elsewhere, including in Sweden. See Health

Border controls are in place in Sweden for people travelling from Denmark via the Öresund crossing and arriving on ferries from Denmark and Germany. See Border controls

Terrorist attacks in Sweden cannot be ruled out. See Terrorism

If you need to contact the emergency services in Sweden call 112.

If you’re abroad and you need emergency help from the UK government, contact the nearest British embassy, consulate or high commission.

You should take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel. For information on the European Health Insurance Card see Health.