Low emission zone Bergen

Important!

Bergen has an environmental zone: Bergen

Name of the environmental zone: Environmental zone Bergen - Norway

Type of environmental zone: Zone of air protection, depending on weather conditions and activated after an early warning stage, if the pollutant values exceed, for example, > 50 µg/m³ for particulate matter. Monday - Friday 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Not allowed to drive (temporarily): on even days (e.g. 02.10., 24.11.):
Vehicle type: car, motor home (M1)
Fuel type: diesel, petrol
Plate number: odd (1,3,5,7,9)

on odd days (e.g. 03.10., 25.11.):
Vehicle type: car, motor home (M1)
Fuel type: diesel, petrol
Plate number: even (0,2,4,6,8)

Not allowed to drive (permanently): Information currently unavailable

Fines: 95 €

Area/extension of the environmental zone: The zone starts north of Nattland along the E39 highway to Nyhavn.

Special features: Retrofitting permitted : no

Contact of the environmental zone and exceptions: postmottak@bergen.kommune.no

Exemptions: Information currently unavailable

Low Emission Zone

Do I need stickers or registrations?

No. Here you do not need to buy a sticker or apply for registration. You only have to follow the rules of entry.


Our Green-Zones App helps you to avoid penalties.

Unfortunately there are no exact street signs known. Therefore it is difficult to know when you are in the environmental zone.


Our Green-Zones App helps you to avoid penalties.

Good to know...

All current driving bans and further information are available in our Green-Zones App.


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