If your trip to Växjö is all booked but your travel itinerary is a little on the empty side, let us give you a few hints and tips.Stop by Grand Samarkand Shopping Center. It’s one sight you’ll usually find on most travelers’ must-do lists. If you still have some room on your travel itinerary, Swedish Glass Museum and Vaxjo Cathedral will keep you on the go as well.
You’ll want to explore nearby Varnamo. What’s 35 miles when you have your own rental car? The journey there is half the fun! Explore the area beginning with Apladalen Open-Air Museum and Park, Bruno Mathsson Center and Vandalorum. Locals will also probably point you toward Vrigstad, 35 miles away. If you can only find time for one attraction here, let it be Nydala Monastery Church and Gardens. (But we’d also recommend Vrigstad Moose Park and Lake Slattsjon.)
Some people find driving in heavy traffic in big cities a little tricky. But in a small ride like a compact, cruising around Växjö will be a snap. Rather spend your getaway discovering the surrounding rocky coastlines? Check out our selection of SUVs. With loads of space and oomph under the hood, these larger cars will make that road trip even more unforgettable. Crossing off all the sights and activities that Växjö is known for has never been easier with your own wheels.
You’ll be glad to hear that there’s a huge variety of both high-end and economy vehicles to rent in Växjö. What you end up going for will depend on how much you’re willing to spend and what you’re planning to do. Specialty vehicles often spare no expense when it comes to comfort and class. If you feel like splashing out, why not pick up an elite SUV, or perhaps a cushy medium-sized vehicle? Alternatively, if you just need a car to get you from A to B as efficiently as possible, go for a budget compact vehicle (or something else that won’t burn a hole in your wallet).
You’ll have to keep to the right when driving in Växjö. In addition, exercise some extra caution if it’s your first time on the road here. Once you have a feel for the roads, you can relax and enjoy the scenery!
It’s relatively easy to find a car space in Växjö, though it can be challenging to secure a spot in the busiest streets. Staying at a hotel with a parking lot is a smart move.
As the population of Växjö is only 65,400, you shouldn’t have too much trouble with traffic. That said, main roads are generally busier before and after work hours, so you may want to avoid driving during these times.
While motoring around the streets of Växjö, keep in mind that the speed limits typically range from 30km/h to 120km/h. Most residential zones are 50km/h unless indicated otherwise.
Normally, one of two things will happen. Your rental car company may charge the amount of the fine to your credit card. This is the most common approach. Or it may give your contact details to local law enforcement agencies so the fine is sent straight to you.
Like many places, normal cell phone usage is not permitted while driving in Växjö. An exception applies for hands-free or Bluetooth functions. Just make sure you keep your eyes on the road.
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit while operating a vehicle in Växjö is 0.02%. If you’re in the mood for a big night, leave the car behind and organize some other way of getting home instead.
No. In Växjö, red equals stop, with no exceptions. When nearing traffic lights, always drive at a safe speed so you can easily stop when you need to.
Yes. Although, there are exceptions for certain vehicles operated by public transportation networks.