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Speed limits

Motorcycles
(Vehicles below 3.5 t)

Standard speed limits (unless otherwise stated by traffic signs) [km/h]

5060

Urban roads 50 km/h (5 a.m. – 11 p.m.)60 km/h (11 p.m. – 5 a.m.)

90

Non-urban roads 100 km/h on dual carriagewayLimits for quadricycles the same as for vehicles over 3.5 t; 45 km/h for light quadricycles

120140

Motorways/expressways Expressway: 120 km/hMotorway: 140 km/h; 100 km/h on single carriageway (expressway). No entry for quadricycles

Passenger cars & vans
Vehicles below 3.5 t

Standard speed limits (unless otherwise stated by traffic signs) [km/h]

50

Urban roads 50 km/h (5 a.m. – 11 p.m.)60 km/h (11 p.m. – 5 a.m.)

90

Non-urban roads 100 km/h on dual carriageway

120140

Motorways/expressways Expressway: 120 km/hMotorway: 140 km/h; 100 km/h on single carriageway (expressway)

Passenger cars & vans with trailers
Vehicles below 3.5 t

Standard speed limits (unless otherwise stated by traffic signs) [km/h]

50

Urban roads 50 km/h (5 a.m. – 11 p.m.)60 km/h (11 p.m. – 5 a.m.)

70

Non-urban roads 80 km/h on dual carriageway

80

Motorways/expressways

Heavy goods vehicles
over 3.5 t

Standard speed limits (unless otherwise stated by traffic signs) [km/h]

50

Urban roads 50 km/h (5 a.m. – 11 p.m.)60 km/h (11 p.m. – 5 a.m.)

70

Non-urban roads 80 km/h on dual carriageway with at least 2 lanes for every direction

80

Motorways/expressways

Buses

Standard speed limits (unless otherwise stated by traffic signs) [km/h]

50

Urban roads 50 km/h (5 a.m. – 11 p.m.)60 km/h (11 p.m. – 5 a.m.)

70

Non-urban roads 80 km/h on dual carriageway

80

Motorways/expressways 100 km/h for buses with special technical equipment

The information on road-safety rules on this website according to Article 8(1) of Directive 2011/82/EU facilitating the cross-border exchange of information on road safety related traffic offences is provided by Poland. In the event of any conflict between the provided data and the rules in effect in a given country, the latter take precedence. The data are meant purely as a documentation tool and the Commission does not assume any liability for their content or their accuracy.