1. Entry requirements or, for non-UK citizens, the Visa Info Tool on our apps dashboard
  2. Health
  3. Money
  4. Tourist Info Fact Box (bottom of page)

Summary

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Advice current as at 4:00 am 18 Jul 2019.

In addition to this travel advice, view the latest updates for UK nationals travelling to and living in Europe.

Make sure your passport is in a presentable state before you travel. The Slovak authorities can refuse entry if your passport is worn or damaged, or looks as if it’s been tampered with.

Most visits to Slovakia are trouble-free.

If you’re living in or moving to Slovakia, visit our Living in Slovakia guide in addition to this travel advice.

If you’re travelling to Slovakia to do business or provide services, see further guidance on providing services in Slovakia after EU Exit.

If you need to contact the emergency services in Slovakia call 112.

Although there’s no recent history of terrorism in Slovakia, attacks can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism

If you’re abroad and you need emergency help from the UK government, contact the nearest British embassy, consulate or high commission.

The Overseas Business Risk service offers information and advice for British companies operating overseas on how to manage political, economic, and business security-related risks.

You should take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel. For information on the European Health Insurance Card see Health.


 

Quick Facts Tourist Information for:

Slovakia
Currency: Euro (EUR)
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Dialling Code: 421
Drive on the: right
Visitors/Tourists: 1,460,000 in 2011
Languages Spoken:
Slovak (official language) 90%


Capital City(s):
Bratislava
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Telephone Area Code: 4212
Population: 462,603 (in 2012-01-02)
Latitude: 48.1484503724 Longitude: 17.1067428589



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This tool is being re-developed. The exchange rate is today's; but until development is completed we are using data obtained from a variety of sources in 2013 for the rest of the info, and is not guaranteed to be free of errors - see disclaimer.
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