For information about medical help in Slovenia and various types of health insurance, please visit the website of the Health Insurance Institute of Slovenia.


The Lekarna pri Polikliniki duty pharmacy is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Njegoševa cesta 6k
+386 (0)1 230 61 00

In case of minor health problems such as colds, headaches, temperature above normal, and insect bites, medicines can be obtained from pharmacies also without a prescription.

Emergency medical services

  • For rescue and emergency services, call the free phone number 112.
  • 24-hour emergency GP services for adults are provided by the Emergency Unit of the Ljubljana University Medical Centre, entrance from the Bohoričeva ulica street

Emergency dentist

Day hours

  • 7:00–19:00 Monday to Saturday (all Ljubljana Community Health Centres)
  • 8:00–16:00 Sunday and public holidays Central Ljubljana Community Health Centre, Metelkova ulica 9.

Late-night hours

Central Ljubljana Community Health Centre
Metelkova ulica 9,
+386 (0)1 472 37 18)
21:00–4:00 daily