Practical & additional information


"There is no bad weather, just bad clothes," say the Swedes.

In spring the sun and the long days are eagerly awaited, and like the vegetation, the people of Göteborg seem to come to life again after the long winter. 
Temperature ranges from 15-25°C during days and 10-15°C in the nights.


Electrical current in Sweden is 220 V/50 Hz. Round, European-style two-pin plugs are used. Appliances designed to operate on 110/120 Volts need a voltage converter and a plug adapter.

Time zone

The time zone in Göteborg is GMT + 1 hour. Daylight Saving Time is used during the summer.

Important phone numbers

Taxi Göteborg: +46 (0)31 650 000
SAS Airline:+46 (0)770 727 727 
SOS: 112

Smoking Policy

Sweden has a ban on smoking in bars and restaurants. Designated smoking areas are located outside.