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Slovenia Travel Restrictions

79.7 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
38.13% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 36.42% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from Canada can enter Slovenia with a negative COVID-19 test result.
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.

Slovenia entry details and exceptions

Travelers who are not EU/Schengen nationals or traveling within the Schengen zone may only enter the country for an "essential" reason.

For travelers who may enter the country, Slovenia continues to make adjustments to its lists.

Outgoing travel to SloveniaTraveling from Canada to Slovenia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Slovenia.


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.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from Canada are not required to quarantine after entering Slovenia.

The isolation period can be shortened

Travelers can take a COVID-19 PCR test on day 5 and end quarantine with negative results.

Details and exceptions

Those without valid test results must quarantine for 10 days on arrival.

Return travelReturning to Canada from Slovenia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

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


Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test, other exemptions includes, a crew member or a person who seeks to enter Canada only to become such a crew member, emergency service providers, technical stops – flights refueling.

Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival in Canada at their own expense. Travelers are also required to take another COVID-19 molecular test on day 8 of their 14-day quarantine. They will receive a COVID-19 test kit and instructions before leaving the airport/border. Those who refuse will receive a $750 fine.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Slovenia will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Canada.

Details and exceptions

Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, this includes a mandatory 3 night pre-paid booking at a government-authorized hotel, at their own expense (approximately 2,000 CAD) and take a COVID-19 molecular test on arrival at their own cost.

Towards the end the quarantine period, travelers will be required to take another COVID-19 test. they will be required to stay in their place of quarantine until they receive a negative test result.

Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada.

Other COVID-19 restrictions for Slovenia

Masks:Required in public spaces.


  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Slovenia but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Travelers from from Canada are not required to quarantine.

  • Travelers coming from Canada will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Required in public spaces.

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