On 14 May 2020, the Slovenian government called an official end to the coronavirus epidemic, becoming the first country in Europe to do so. (More information)
There are 1.473 confirmed coronavirus infections in Slovenia. (30 May 2020)
Detailed coronavirus statistics are available at the Slovenian News Agency website. >
The Government declared the epidemic over. Restrictions to public life have relaxed in the last few weeks and will continue to do so.
Major easing of restrictions has been lifted as all tourism facilities, regardless of their size, are allowed to reopen, as well as spas, health centres, gyms and pools.
Gatherings of up to 200 people are allowed again. Only night clubs and discotheques remain closed. Shops too will remain closed on Sundays and holidays
The changes to the government decree on the movement of people in public areas enters into force on 1 June.
Wearing of face masks in closed public spaces is no longer mandatory in Slovenia, but it is still recommended according to guidelines by the National Institute of Public Health (NIJZ).
Public transport (trains and buses) is operating across the country. Seating capacities are limited so that a safe distance can be ensured. Passengers are still required to wear protective masks and maintain a distance of at least 1,5 meters throughout the ride. Taxis are operating.
The TIC Ljubljana, tourist information center next to the Triple Bridge is open. Opening hours are from Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 17:00, Saturday 9:00 to 15:00. Safety rules are in place.
Slovenian Tourist Information Centre at Krekov trg 10 remains closed until further notice.
Medical help and further information
In case you feel the symptoms of possible COVID-19 infection (coughing, fever, shortness of breath), call 112 for further instructions.
Coronavirus call center with up-to-date information is available at the phone number: +386 (0)1 478 75 50, operating from Monday to Friday between 8:00 and 16:00.
Contact phone number by the National Institute of Public Health (NIPH): +386 31 646 617, operating daily between 9:00 and 17:00.