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Ministry of Foreign Affairs Travel Advice: COVID-19

As the probability of infection with COVID-19 remains present, Slovenian citizens wishing to travel abroad are advised to follow the news on the spread of the virus, especially on the planned route, to check the conditions of entry into the country of destination, and to comply with local rules. Slovenian citizens returning from abroad are advised to follow the recommendations of the National Institute of Public Health (NIJZ).

Current information on border crossings, measures at the border upon entry into Slovenia and the lists of countries can be found on the special page Border Crossing.

Political relations

Diplomatic relations between Slovenia and Turkey were established 26 August 1992. Strategic Partnership between Slovenia and Turkey was signed on 3 March 2011 on the occasion of the official visit of Primer Minister Borut Pahor to Turkey. With the agreement both countries showed the willingness for strengthening the mutual friendly relations, together with the Slovenian support for the Turkish EU membership. The Strategic partnership gives a new framework for mutual cooperation, especially in the filed of economics.

Visa requirement for entering Slovenia

Visa is required.


 - for holders of diplomatic, special and offical passports visa is not required up to 90 days (Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Slovenia and the Goverment of the Republic of Turkey concerning the mutual abolition of visas for holders of diplomatic, special or service passports (OJ, No. 110/1999, 30. 12. 1999))

Foreign citizens can apply at the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia Ankara or at the VFS Visa Application Centre.

Consulate General of the Republic of Hungary
Kağıthane Polat Ofis
İmrahor Caddesi No:23 B Blok
34400 Kağıthane/İstanbul
Tel.: +90 212 317-9214, 9215, 9216, 9217
Fax: +90 212 317-9218, 9219

Localy harmonised list of supporting documents that should be submitted in support of an application for a uniform visa.

In certain cases of visa procedure additional documentation may be requested by the consulate.


Transboundary passenger transport and freight transport drivers; crews of sea-going ships, inland vessels, and aircrafts

Since 6 December 2011, the Republic of Slovenia has been represented by the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in the issue of Schengen visas for Turkish nationals seeking to stay in the territory of the Federal Republic of Germany for a period not exceeding two months, with their primary residence in Turkey, provided that the purpose of their stay is a temporary service as employees of an employer with the seat in Turkey.

The established practice of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Ankara requires first-time applicants to be interviewed. The interview may be scheduled with the IKS call centre at telephone number (0090 212) 34 04 900.

Visa applications and information regarding the required documents and administrative taxes are available at the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Ankara and at

Address of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Ankara (Visa Department)
Paris Caddesi 29
06540 Ankara