Practical information about Slovenia

Emergency numbers

Police  113
Ambulance  112
Fire Service  112
Road Assistance  1987


Telephone System

Country code  +386 Directory enquiries  1188
Code for international calls  00 International enquiry  1180


Local Time

Central European Time: GMT + 1

Central European Summer Time: GMT + 2 (end of March to end of October)


Money and Payments

The official currency in Slovenia is euro, for both cash and non-cash transactions. Non-cash payments with credit or debit cards are possible anywhere through POS terminals.


Electrical plugs

Slovenia uses type C and F electrical plugs with a voltage of 220 V at 50 Hz.



Since August 2007, the law prohibits smoking in all indoor public places and work areas in Slovenia. Smokers should use outdoor areas.