Apply for exemption from Sunday and holiday driving ban

Service Description

On Sundays and public holidays, trucks with a gross vehicle weight exceeding 7.5 t and trailers behind trucks are not allowed to drive between 0:00 and 22:00. This ban does not apply to certain goods (e.g. various perishable foodstuffs).

Under certain conditions, an exemption may be granted upon application.

special notes for District-free City Erfurt

Issuance of an exemption to drive trucks over 7.5 t on Sundays and public holidays (Sunday driving ban) and issuance of an exemption to the driving ban for trucks in accordance with the vacation travel ordinance

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

Competent Authority

Landeshauptstadt Erfurt, Stadtverwaltung - Straßenverkehrsrecht/Untere Straßenverkehrsbehörde

Visiting address
Johannesstraße 173
99084 Erfurt

99111 Erfurt
0361 655-4330
0361 655-4309
Opening times
Tuesday 09:00 - 12:00 and 13:00 - 18:00 Thursday 09:00 - 12:00 Friday 09:00 - 12:00
Transport connection
1, 5


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Verkehrsrecht: Ausnahmegenehmigung zum Sonntagsfahrverbot und Ferienreiseverordnung