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Slovakia

  • MasksRequired
  • COVID TestIn some cases
  • RestaurantsOpen
  • Quarantine14 days self-quarantine
  • Public TransportationOperating
Updated: July 10, 2021
Reviewed: July 27, 2021
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TripsGuard is getting information from hundreds of different sources โ€“ our information might not be 100% accurate and you should always do further checks before making plans.

General

Slovakia is open for some countries, and domestic restrictions are gradually being lifted.

Can I travel to Slovakia?

  • Travelers arriving from the EU/EEA may enter Slovakia, as well as citizens and residents of these countries, arriving from any origin.
  • Arrivals from the following third-countries are permitted as well:

    • Australia ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ
    • China ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ
    • Hong Kong ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ
    • Israel ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ
    • Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต
    • Macau ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ด
    • South Korea ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท
    • New Zealand ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟ
    • Singapore ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌ
    • Taiwan ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผ
    • Albania ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑ
    • Hong Kong ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ
    • Lebanon ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ด
    • North Macedonia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐ
    • Serbia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ
    • Taiwan ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผ
    • United States ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ
    • Armenia ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒ
    • Azerbaijan ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟ
    • Jordan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ด
    • Moldova ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉ
    • Bosnia and Herzegovina ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆ
    • Canada ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
    • Kosovo ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐ
    • Montenegro ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ช
    • Turkey ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ท
    • Ukraine ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
    • Cuba ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บ
    • Georgia ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช
  • All arrivals must register with the Slovak government in advance.
  • Transiting trough Slovakia is possible for EU citizens on their way to their country.
  • The border with Ukraine is closed.

Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving to Slovakia?

  • All arrivals to Slovakia are required to self-quarantine for 14 days. This may be shortened if testing negative on day 5.
  • Fully vaccinated arrivals are exempt from quarantine

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Slovakia?

  • All arrivals to Slovakia must present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours.
  • Arrivals from green countries are exempt.
  • Those that are required to quarantine may get tested on the 5th day of their quarantine, to shorten the quarantine period.

Is public transportation open in Slovakia?

Public transportation in Slovakia is operating in limited capacity.

Are the restaurants and bars open in Slovakia?

Restaurants and cafes in Slovakia are open, with health measures in place.

Are businesses and attractions open in Slovakia?

  • Non-essential businesses in Slovakia are allowed to reopen.
  • Leisure facilities may open as well, however is some cases visitors must present a negative PCR test result to enter.

Do I need to wear a face mask in Slovakia?

Wearing face masks is required on public transportation and in enclosed public places.

Sources

  1. https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/slovakia/
  2. https://korona.gov.sk/en/
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