Travel Information for Slovenia
Time zone:GMT +1 (Central European time)
Daylight savings:GMT +1hr, begins last Sunday in March; ends last Sunday in October
Main languages:Slovene
Other languages:Hungarian, Serbian, Croatian
Currency: euros (EUR)

$1 = 0.89, £1 = 1.19

(rates as of Sep 2016)

Internet Domain:.siInternational Dialling Code:    386

For help planning your trip to Slovenia including visas, vaccinations, currency exchange, flights, accomodation and insurance, see our Slovenia trip planning page.

Further information on Slovenia

Discover more about Slovenia - the country's geogrpahy and natural features, an assessment of its status on freedom and rights and data on the country's population and economy.

Geography & Natural Features

Map of slovenia

Total area: 20,273 sq km (122 sq km under water)

Coastline: 47 km (Adriatic Sea)

Neighbours (border lengths): Austria (330km), Croatia (455km), Hungary (102km), Italy (199km)

Highest mountain: Triglav (2,864m)

Freedom & Rights

Summary status and rankings for Slovenia from classifications of different organisations measuring political and economic freedom, democracy and civil rights. See more details of these rankings.

Freedom in the WorldFree -
Democracy IndexFlawed democracy 37/167
Economic FreedomModerately Free 88/179
Press FreedomSatisfactory situation 35/179
ILGA LGBT rightsBroad rights -
Corruption PerceptionsLow corruption 39/174
Overall Ranking:    28/195

Other Data & Links

Full name: Republic of Slovenia     Status: Independent Country

Population: 1,988,292 (rank: 144/196)     Density: 98 people/sq km (rank: 81/196)

Ethnic groups: Slovene 83.1%, Serb 2%, Croat 1.8%, Bosniak 1.1%, other or unspecified 12% (2002 census)

Religions: Catholic 57.8%, Muslim 2.4%, Orthodox 2.3%, other Christian 0.9%, unaffiliated 3.5%, other or unspecified 23%, none 10.1% (2002 census)

GDP (PPP): $57.36 billion       GDP per capita: $27,400 (rank: 39/195)

Information derived from the CIA World Factbook. Other country profiles: BBC News.