AMERICAN CITIZENS VISITING SLOVENIA
TRAVEL INFO AND ETIAS REQUIREMENTS
An ETIAS authorisation will be required for every American citizen for short-stay period in Slovenia starting from 2021.
A valid passport is required to enter Slovenia. All tourists entering Slovenian territory from another (Schengen country) are exempted from presenting their passports to Slovenian authorities. In this case, a national identity card is the only document needed.
The passport and other travel documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 3 months beyond the period of intended stay. All the Passports (or equivalent travel documents) issued more than ten years before the date of travel, may not be accepted.
A Schengen visa is mandatory for all nationals of United States of America who stay in the country for a period greater than 90 days.
For short stay visits (less than 90 days within a period of 180 days), the visitors are exempted from obtaining a valid Schengen visa.
An ETIAS authorisation will become a mandatory requirement for every American citizen starting from 2021.
ETIAS will have a validity of five years, and it can be used for an unlimited number of entries.
Slovenian custom regulates and blocks the importing of several dangerous items such as weapons (the traveler must hold a valid European Firearm Pass), legal and illegal drugs.
Goods can be imported into Slovenian territory following the mandatory limits regulated by the government:
If arriving from a non-EU country:
- Tobacco: Cigarettes (200), cigars (50), loose tobacco (250g).
- Alcohol: 1L of spirits with more than 22% alcohol by volume (1L), light liquor (2L), wine (4L), beer (16L).
- Perfume: Perfume (50g) and of eau de toilette (0.25L)
If arriving from an EU Member State:
- Tobacco: Cigarettes (800), cigarillos (400), cigars (200), smoking tobacco (1kg).
- Alcohol: Spirits over 22% (10L), fortified wine or spirits up to 22% (20L), wine (90L), beer (110L).
Money Amounts of over €10,000 (or equivalent in foreign currencies) in cash or travelers' cheques must be declared at the point of entry or exit of the EU. Visitors entering Slovenia with a one-way ticket and not having sufficient funds to purchase a return ticket might be refused to enter.
List of American diplomatic offices in Slovenia
List of Slovene diplomatic offices in United States of America
Embassy of Slovenia in Washington, United States of America
Address: 1525 New Hampshire Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C., 20036, United States of America
Phone: (202) 667-5363
Office Hours: -
Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the United Nations in New York
Consulate of Slovenia in the United States
Address: 1048 South Ocean Boulevard Palm Beach
Consulate of Slovenia in Minneapolis, United States
Address: 1611 Lagoon Avenue
Consulate of Slovenia in Knoxville, United States
Address: 1928 Alcoa Highway, Building B, Suite 102
Consulate of Slovenia in San Francisco, United States
Address: 354 Pine Street, Third Floor
Office Hours: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Monday through Friday
Consulate of Slovenia in Atlanta, United States
Address: 400 Colony Square, Suite 200
Consulate of Slovenia in Honolulu, United States
Address: 900 Fort Street Mall, Suite 1450
Consulate of Slovenia in Ohio, United States
Address: 1111 Chester Avenue, Suite 520 Cleveland
Phone: (+1-216) 5899220
Fax: (+1-216) 5899210
Consulate of Slovenia in Pueblo, United States
Address: 215 West Second Street
Phone: (+1-719) 5440295
Fax: (+1-719) 5443400
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- Slovenian 91.1%;
- Serbo-Croatian 4.5%;
- Other or unspecified 4.4%;
Area: 20,273 KM2
Timezone: UTC/GMT +1 hour
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Calling Code: +386
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