Useful information


STORES

Here are some prices that you can use as guidelines for the cost of life in Slovenia:

  • Beer (glass): 2,20 to 3,00 € in a pub, about 1 € in store.
  • Pizza: from 6,50 €
  • Bread (1 kg): 1,50 €
  • Bottle of decent wine: from 6 €
  • Coffee: 1,50 €
  • Pack of cigarettes : from 3,20 €

Working hours are mostly nonstop without lunch time closing.

Weekdays: 8:00 to 19:00

Saturdays: 8:00 to 13:00

Sundays and holidays: On duty pharmacies, etc., and some private stores

Payment is in EURO; most stores accept credit cards: AMERICAN EXPRESS, DINERS, MASTER CARD – EUROCARD, and VISA.

POST OFFICE
Hours of operation:
Weekdays: 8:00 to 18:00
Saturdays: 8:00 to 12:00

lnternational outgoing call prefix: 00

International calls to Slovenia prefix: 386

Public telephones operate on magnetic cards. Magnetic cards are sold at post offices; at newspaper kiosks and tobacco shops;

www.telekom.si

BANKS
Banks will exchange foreign currency and travellers checks for euro and vice versa. Foreign residents may open tolar and foreign currency accounts, and it is possible to send money orders and transfer payments. Changing money is also possible at exchange offices in hotels, gasoline stations, tourist agencies, supermarkets, and numerous small exchange offices.

Hours of operation:

Weekdays: 8:30-12:30 and 14:00-17:00

Saturdays: 8:30 to 11:00/12:00

EMERGENCIES, USEFUL PHONE NUMBERS:

Police: 113

Emergency center/Fire brigade: 112

Emergency medical service: 9784

Taxi in Maribor

Taxi plus: +386 (0)80 11 12

Mestni taxi Maribor: +386 (0)80 17 20

Mikro Taxi: +386 (0) 41 444 222

 

DRINKING WATER
The water is safe and drinkable throughout the country.

ELECTRICITY
Current is 220 V, 50 Hz.

 

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