There will be no measures for freight transport in Belgium. Besides, there is a relaxation of driving and rest times for transport from 14 to 31 March 2020 for drivers involved in transport of medicines and essential goods.
Denmark closed its borders, but not for freight transport. Freight transport from and to Denmark can cross the border in both directions. There are measures taken at the border crossing points to ensure that trucks can more easily cross the border. This arrangement lasts until 13 April 2020.
There are extra controls, but no other restrictions on border crossing points for transport of goods. The German Government has asked the federal states to suspend the weekend bans on truck movements to alleviate the situation during the crisis.
Transport of freight and goods continues as normal in Finland.
Freight transport is still possible and therefore the borders are currently not closed for the transport of goods.
The border from Austria to Hungary is closed for freight transport. Moreover, the borders from Hungary to Slovenia are closed. Freight transport arriving and departing from Hungarian destinations is allowed to cross the border and can continue the journey without restrictions.
Goods can still be transported to and from Italy. The transport of goods is considered as essential, therefore truck drivers can enter and leave Italy.
Transport is still possible in Europe.
Austria suspends enforcement of driving and rest times for the period until 13 April 2020.
In order to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus, location forms at the border are mandatory, also for truck drivers.
They will carry out border controls. Freight transport is still possible, but only the large border crossings are opened.
Foreign trucks over 3.5 tons are not allowed to pass the border. Only trucks that have goods for Slovenia as final destination or trucks that are loaded with special stamps for medical equipment or pharmaceuticals are allowed.
Freight transport is still possible and allowed.
International freight transport from and to Spain remains possible.
The Czech Republic closes its borders, but freight transport is still possible. The Czech Republic suspends enforcement of driving and rest times until 16 April 2020.
The United Kingdom has taken measures, but these measures do not affect international and domestic freight transport.
Freight transport is still possible.
International transport of goods remains possible.
Despite these developments, it is important to keep in mind that there will be border delays as a result of the additional controls at the borders. Look here for the Truck Border Crossing Times.
The full information document of the TLN is here available in Dutch
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