Instruction regarding Travel Documents on routes to and from Sweden
Stena Line’s routes to and from the continent
On our routes between Germany and Sweden, Poland and Sweden, a passport with MRZ code, a national identity card of EU Standard, containing MRZ code or chip, issued by a national authority within the EU/EEA is required to check-in and travel.
On our routes between Latvia and Sweden and Germany and Latvia, a passport or national identity card of EU Standard, containing MRZ code or chip, issued by an authority within the EU/EEA, are the only valid travel documents.
This applies to all passengers, including children.
On Stena Line's routes between the Scandinavian countries
On the routes between Denmark and Sweden, the identification documents listed below are approved for check-in and travel for citizens within the EU/EEA. For travellers from outside the EU/EEA, a passport is the only valid document. Please note, this also applies to children travelling.
- A valid passport with an MRZ code
- National identity card of EU Standard, containing MRZ code or chip, issued by a national authority within the EU/EEA
- For Scandinavian citizens only, a valid driving license issued in a Scandinavian country
This applies to all passengers however children under 16 years travelling with parent/parents can travel on their parents ID:s.
With regards to organised group trips for youths such as, school classes, youth associations or youth sports teams that plan on travelling between Sweden and Denmark, please contact our Group Travel Department. (Sweden: +46 770-57 57 00, Denmark: +45 96 200 200)
Stena Line only accepts passports with regular validity and not passports with extended validity.