Bank & Currency in Sweden

On normal weekday some cities banks may stay open until 6 pm. Regarding weekends and public holidays all banks are closed.  Banks at airports, ports and main railway stations are generally open longer.

Opening hours

Monday-Friday 10.00 am – 3.00 pm
Thursday 10.00 am – 4.00/5.30 pm


The monetary unit in Sweden is the krona (plural “kronor”) and equals 100 öre. Bank notes are printed in values of 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1,000 kronor, coins 1, 5 and 10 kronor. There is no limit on the amount of Swedish and foreign currency taken into Sweden.