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Tunnel Vehicle categories

Maximum height allowed: 4.30 metres
Heavy goods vehicles in categories Euro 0, 1 & 2 are forbidden from using the Fréjus Tunnel

CATEGORY 5
Motorcycle, side-cars, motorcycle with trailer

CATEGORY 1
Vehicle or combination of vehicles with two or more axles with a height from the front axle less than 1.3m and a total height of less than or equal to 2m.

CATEGORY 2
Vehicle or combination of vehicles with two or more axles which does not belong to category 1 with a total height greater than 2m and less than or equal to 3m.

Ex : véhicules en categoty 2 vehicles
Ford Transit, Nissan Vanette, VW Transporter, VW Multivan, Peugeot Boxer, Citroën Jumper, Fiat Ducato, Iveco, New Renault Trafic... (non-exhaustive list).

CATEGORY 3
Vehicle with two axles with total height greater than 3m.

Euro 3-4-5-6

Euro 0-1-2 category coaches only

CATEGORY 4
Vehicles with three or more axles with total height greater than 3m.

Euro 3-4-5-6

Euro 0-1-2 category coaches only

CATEGORY B EXCEPTIONNEL CONVOYS
Width between 2.81 m and 3.50 m.

Euro 3-4-5-6

 

CATEGORY C EXCEPTIONNEL CONVOYS
Width between 3.51 m and 6 m or length exceeding 25 m.

Euro 3-4-5-6

 

CATEGORY DG DANGEROUS GOODS
Mandatory escort for vehicles transporting dangerous goods.

Euro 3-4-5-6

 

CATEGORY F SPECIAL ESCORT
Dangerous Goods (ADR) category 1, classification 1.3 C & 1.3 G (quantity - 5T) Dangerous Goods (ADR) category 2. (Aut. dated 22/06/2010)

Crossings between 23h00 et 5h00