border crossings

Border controls extended until 9 December, on 22 December controls for six months 17 November 2023
Controls at internal borders with Croatia and Hungary extended until 19 November 30 October 2023
Croatia's entry into the Schengen Area symbolically announced by lifting the ramps at the border crossings 1 January 2023
Changes to border crossing between Slovenia and Croatia after 1 January 2023 - information for travellers 27 December 2022
Transit through Slovenia on way to another country - clarification 19 February 2022
Quarantine and testing for arrivals from seven countries due to Omicron 2 December 2021
Additional entry restrictions linked to variant B.1.1.529 27 November 2021
Exceptions not requiring RVT and quarantine to apply for school children crossing the border and persons driving them 27 August 2021
Travellers transiting Slovenia: the exceptions not requiring RVT upon entry extended until 29 August 21 August 2021
Exceptions not requiring quarantine and RVT to apply for travellers in transit until August 22 16 August 2021
PCR and rapid antigen tests performed in Bosnia and Herzegovina also accepted to enter Slovenia 30 July 2021
Border crossing possible also for persons who received doses of vaccine from two different manufacturers 26 June 2021
Non-essential travel possible again, also for tourism purposes 14 June 2021
Several countries removed from the red list, including Germany, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina 11 June 2021
As of 22 May, checkpoints on road connections with Hungary are abolished 21 May 2021
PCR tests from Serbia and Turkey also recognised at airports as of Wednesday 5 May 5 May 2021
Restriction of movement between regions lifted as of 23 April 2021 23 April 2021
Changed border restrictions bring new exceptions for entry into Slovenia 16 April 2021
Entry requirements changed as of 12 April 12 April 2021
Tighter restrictions for entry into Slovenia 28 March 2021
The entry into Slovenia possible only with a negative PCR test 26 March 2021
Negative test result no longer required for students under 13 crossing the border daily 19 March 2021
Changed Category B checkpoint on the Slovenian-Italian border 12 March 2021
Entry checkpoints reintroduced at Slovenia’s internal borders on 8 March 8 March 2021
Printed confirmation sufficient for entry without quarantine for those who have recovered from COVID-19 19 February 2021
As of 13 February, entry without quarantine and negative test also for persons vaccinated against Covid-19 and persons who have recovered from Covid-19 13 February 2021
Rapid testing at the border ends on 9 January; PCR tests taken in third countries again accepted as valid; one new exception in the education sector 8 January 2021
No entry into Slovenia for shopping, tourism, skiing or other similar purposes ‚Äď Important information 4 January 2021
New exempt categories for border crossing apply from 2 January 2021; rapid antigen tests now available at five border crossing points 2 January 2021
Fewer exemptions for entry into Slovenia without quarantine or negative test, test must not be older than 24 hours 24 December 2020
Stricter "Covid-19" entry control at checkpoints between Slovenia and Austria is also eexpected over this wekend // An den Kontrollpunkten zwischen Slowenien und √Ėsterreich ist auch an diesem Wochenende mit versch√§rften Corona-Grenzkontrollen 27 August 2020
Czech Republic, Malta and Switzerland taken off the green list, Belgium added to the red list 7 August 2020
Latest changes on the lists of countries effective as of 31 July 31 July 2020
As of 20 July 2020 persons who will be ordered quarantine will be able to enter Slovenia on any border crossing or checkpoint 17 July 2020
Changes on lists of countries as of 17 July 2020, Croatia remains on the yellow list 17 July 2020
As of 8 July quarantine decisions at some border crossings to be served between 6:00 and 22:00 hrs only 8 July 2020
Stricter measures for crossing state borders as of 4 July 3 July 2020
Changed rules for border crossing apply as of 25 June 24 June 2020
Changes in border crossing regime effective 19 June - fewer no-quarantine exceptions, testing negative for Covid-19 mandatory for some travellers 18 June 2020
New border rules apply as of 15 June 15 June 2020
New rules on crossing the Slovenian border begin to apply 8 June 2020
Austria added to no-quarantine travel list 4 June 2020
List of countries whose residents may enter Slovenia without a quarantine includes Hungary as of today 28 May 2020
New ordinance on measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 at border crossing points and checkpoints enters into force 26 May 2020
The Government lists Croatia among the countries from which border may be crossed without restrictions 19 May 2020
Ordinance on measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 at the state border amended yesterday 18 May 2020
New ordinance introduces additional changes at border crossing points and checkpoints 15 May 2020
Changed operating hours at the checkpoint Sveńćina on the border with Austria 13 May 2020
Changed operating hours at the checkpoint Neblo on the border with Italy 11 May 2020
Amended ordinance sets up two more checkpoints on the border with Italy (Nova Gorica - Erjavńćeva, Neblo); a check point for railway traffic with Austria also begins operation 8 May 2020