School Holidays Sweden

No current school holidayToday, August 23rd 2019, is not an official school holiday in Sweden.

Upcoming school holidayThe next school holiday in Sweden starts 28-10-2019 (Autumn break 2019).

In Sweden there are slight differences in the school holiday dates per region or city. There is no difference between primary or secondary education.

Most Swedish school holidays are determined centrally by the government. Only in case of the winter holiday and the Easter holidays there are regional differences. During the winter holiday Sweden is divided in 4 regions (Middle-Sweden, South-Sweden, North-Sweden and Stockholm) and only in Stockholm and Middle-Sweden schools are closed for 1 week for Easter holidays.

School Holidays Sweden 2019

Below are the Swedish school holidays 2019.

School holidays Sweden 2019 - All dates are subject to errors and changes
School HolidayRegionStart dateEnd dateWeek
Christmas holiday 201822-12-2018(Week: 51)06-01-2019(Week: 01)51 - 01
Winter holiday 2019(Middle-Sweden: Gävleborg, Dalarnes, Örebro, Uppsala,Värmland, Västmanland)Middle-Sweden: Gävleborg, Dalarnes, Örebro, Uppsala,Värmland, Västmanland11-02-2019(Week: 07)15-02-2019(Week: 07)07
Winter holiday 2019(South-Sweden: Blekinge, Gotland, Halland, Jönköping, Kalmar, Kronoberg, Norrbotten, Östergötland,Skane, Södermanland, Västerbotten, Västernorrland, Västra Götaland)South-Sweden: Blekinge, Gotland, Halland, Jönköping, Kalmar, Kronoberg, Norrbotten, Östergötland,Skane, Södermanland, Västerbotten, Västernorrland, Västra Götaland18-02-2019(Week: 08)22-02-2019(Week: 08)08
Winter holiday 2019(Stockholm)Stockholm25-02-2019(Week: 09)01-03-2019(Week: 09)09
Winter holiday 2019(North Sweden: Jämtland)North Sweden: Jämtland04-03-2019(Week: 10)08-03-2019(Week: 10)10
Easter holidays 2019(All regions)All regions15-04-2019(Week: 16)19-04-2019(Week: 16)16
 REMARK: Long weekend only. Excl Stockholm and central Sweden: they have one week off.
Summer holiday 201910-06-2019(Week: 24)16-08-2019(Week: 33)24 - 33
Autumn break 201928-10-2019(Week: 44)01-11-2019(Week: 44)44
Christmas holiday 201921-12-2019(Week: 51)01-01-2020(Week: 01)51 - 01