Standard legal speed limits (km/h) - unless otherwise stated by traffic signs
         
  additional information
 
Belgique / België BE 120 90 / 120 * 50 / 30 ** * 120 on dual carriageways with at least two lanes in each direction and a physical separator of traffics;
** 30 is systematic in the vicinity of schools
България (Bulgaria) BG 130 90 50  
Česká republika CZ 130 90 50  
Danmark DK 130 80 50  
Deutschland DE 130 * 100 50 / 30 * 130 recommended where there is no regular speed limitation
Eesti EE n.a. 90 / 100 / 110 * 50 * 110 on dual carrigeways with a physical separator and 100 on limited streches of two line roads - all only limited time in a year from 1 May until 1 Oct.
Ελλάδα (Elláda) EL 130 90 50  
España ES 120 90 / 100 * 50 * Depending on the number of lanes or the width of verge
France FR 130 * 90 / 110 ** 50 * 110 in case of rain;
** 110 on dual carriageways with at least 2 lanes in each direction and a physical separator of traffics
Éire/Ireland IE 97 97 48  
Island IS n.a. 90 50 / 30  
Italia IT 130 * 90 / 110 ** 50 * may be raised up to 150 by the road management body, based on geometrical characteristics, traffic flow, weather conditions, local accident data, NOT IMPLEMENTED SO FAR;
** 110 on principal extra urban roads (i.e. dual carriageways with at least 2 lane
Κύπρος (Kypros) / Kibris CY 100 80 50  
  LV n.a. * 90 ** 50 * 110 by law, although there are currently no motorways;
** 80 for trucks with gross weight over 7,5 tons
Lietuva LT 130 / 110 * 90 50 * 130 from 1 Apr. untill 31 Oct. - 110 during other seasons
Luxembourg LU 130 * 90 50 * 110 in case of rain
Magyarország HU 130 90 50  
Malta MT n.a. 80 50  
Nederland NL 120 * 80 / 100 ** 70 / 50 / 30 *** * Motorway management system uses VMS, the indicated speed is mandatory;
** Depending layout and environmental measures;
*** From <5 (Residential areas) to 70 (interconnecting roads with high flows)
Norge NO 100 80 70 / 50 / 30  
Österreich AT 130 100 50  
Polska PL 130 90 / 100 / 110 * 50 / 60 ** * 110 On dual carriageways expressways (semi motorways with full or partial access control); 100 on one-lane expressways or on dual carriageways with at least two lanes in each direction;
** 60 From 11pm to 5am
Portugal PT 120 90 50  
România RO 130 90 / 100 * 50 * 100 on "E" roads
Schweiz / Suisse / Svizzera CH 120 80 50 / 30  
Slovenija SI 130 90 / 100 * 50 / 30 / 10 ** * 100 only on roads designed for motor traffic;
** 10 in pedestrian zones.
Slovensko SK 130 / 80 * 90 60 * 80 in built up areas.
Suomi / Finland FI 100 / (120) * 80 / 100 ** 40 / 50 *** * 120 only in summer time, and not everywhere then;
** 80 (basic) and 100 (exception, rare in winter - signs for speed limits are changed twice a year on main roads, summer/winter time limits);
*** 40 on more than half of the streets
Sverige SE 110 70 50  
United Kingdom UK 112 97 / 112 * 32 / 48 * 112 on dual carriage roads
           
The above data are given for information only. In case of conflict with the legal traffic rules in Countries, the latter shall apply. Neither the European Commission nor any person acting on behalf of the Commission is responsible for the use which might be made of the following data.
Unless otherwise stated, the rules mentioned above apply to private (passenger) cars only. Powered two-wheelers and commercial vehicles are subject to specific rules - not mentioned here.