Local COVID information for “Slovacchia”

COVID Risk Level: MODERATE (COVID-19 transmission is moderate in Slovakia. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated January 2022.)
Last updated: January 19, 2022, 8:23 am

Government measures

The local government has declared a state of emergency.

While traveling in Slovakia you will be required to follow the guidelines introduced by the local government. These regulations are based on risk levels and aimed at improving your safety.

National Restrictions

Use of mask

Required
FFP2-standard face masks are required in enclosed environments and on public transportation. Standard face masks, scarves, or FFP2-standard masks are required outdoors when attending events, gathering with people outside the household, and when the 2-meter social distancing cannot be maintained.

Public transportation

Operating
Public transportation is operating as usual. In high-risk districts, public transport is operating at a limited capacity to allow for social distancing. Proof of vaccination, previous recovery, or recent negative test is required in long distance buses and trains.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants are open until 10 pm for vaccinated or recovered customers with reduced capacity to allow for social distancing. Seating is limited to a maximum of 4 people per table.

Bars

Restrictions in place
Bars are open until 10 pm for vaccinated or recovered customers with reduced capacity to allow for social distancing and seating. Seating is limited to a maximum of 4 people per table.

Nightclubs

Closed
Nightclubs must remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

Restrictions in place
Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing. Proof of vaccination, previous recovery, or recent negative test is required to access non-essential shops.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current COVID risk in Slovacchia?

Currently the risk level is moderate. COVID-19 transmission is moderate in Slovakia. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated January 2022.. The current R number is 0.992829012450345

Do I have to quarantine when I arrive?

Quarantine information is guided by your origin.
Please check our travel information page for more details.

Do I have to wear a mask in Slovacchia?

Face masks are required.

Do I have to quarantine when I return to my country?

Quarantine information is guided by your origin.
Please check our travel information page for more details.

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