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Slovenia Travel Restrictions

54,85% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 54,65% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from South Africa can enter Slovenia with a negative COVID-19 test result.
Fully vaccinated visitors from South Africa can enter Slovenia without restrictions.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Slovenia for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.


Outgoing travel to SloveniaTravelling from South Africa to Slovenia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Slovenia.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions

Except travelers with proof of COVID-19 vaccination showing that at least 7 days have passed since taking the 2nd dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine(Comirnaty), at least 14 days since the 2nd dose of the Moderna vaccine, at least 21 days since the 1st dose of the AstraZeneca(Vaxzevria or Covishield),at least 14 days have passed since the second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine by Sinopharm.

Only tests performed in an EU Member State, Schengen Area country, Australia, Israel, Canada, New Zealand, Russia, Serbia, United Kingdom, Turkey, or United States are considered valid.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Slovenia.

Details and exceptions

Those without valid test results must quarantine for 10 days on arrival. A person ordered to quarantine at home upon entering Slovenia may end quarantine early by producing a negative PCR test for the presence of SARS-CoV-2. Testing may only be performed from the fifth day of home quarantine.

A foreigner who is not a resident of Slovenia will be allowed to enter Slovenia and ordered to undergo a 10-day quarantine only if they can prove beyond any doubt that they have a guaranteed place to quarantine. Otherwise, they are denied entry. It is not possible to quarantine in tourist accommodations.


Return travelReturning to South Africa from Slovenia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Slovenia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to South Africa.

Details and exceptions

traveler with no proof of a negative COVID-19 test result will be required to do an antigen test on arrival at his or her own cost and if positive for COVID-19, he or she will be required to isolate at their own cost, for a period of 10 days.

Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Slovenia are not required to quarantine upon entering South Africa.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.

Details and exceptions

Travelers who display any COVID-19–related symptoms must be tested on arrival. In the event that the result of the COVID-19 test is positive, they will be required to quarantine for 10 days. The cost of testing and quarantine will be on the travelers' expense.

Documents
Health Declaration Form

Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Slovenia

Masks:Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open
Bars:Open

FAQs

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from South Africa can enter Slovenia without restrictions. Unvaccinated visitors from South Africa can enter Slovenia with a negative COVID-19 test result.

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from South Africa can enter Slovenia without restrictions.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from South Africa can enter Slovenia with a negative COVID-19 test result.

  • Fully vaccinated travelers coming from South Africa are not required to provide a negative COVID-19 test result. Unvaccinated travellers coming from South Africa will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departure.

  • Travellers from South Africa are not required to quarantine.

  • Mask usage in Slovenia is required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.

  • Restaurants in Slovenia are open. Bars in Slovenia are open.