Doing a money transfer to Slovenia or making regular transfers to Slovenia then it is advised that if you are sending money on a regular basis you should use a foreign exchange broker to ensure you get the most out of your exchange rate.
Currency for Slovenia
The Euro (EUR) is now the official currency of Slovenia. Slovenia's prior currency, the Tolar, has now been phased out as legal tender and is no longer accepted.
Euro Currency Denominations
Note Currency 5.00 Euro's - 10.00 Euro's - 20.00 Euro's - 50.00 Euro's - 100.00 Euro's - 200 Euro's and 500 Euro's
1 Euro Cent - 2 Euro Cents -1.00 Euro Coin - 2.00 Euro Coin - 5 Euro Cents - 10 Euro Cents - 20 Euro Cents and
50 Euro Cents
Credit Cards accepted
The following credit cards are accepted MasterCard and Visa as well as others major credit cards including Euro cheque cards. Always check with your credit card company for details of merchant acceptability and other services which may be available before you go on holiday or travel abroad / overseas
Traveller's cheques are accepted in all banks and bureaus, though to avoid any extra service charges it is recommended that the cheques are in either US Dollars, Pounds Sterling or Euros. ATMs are available in most towns.
There are no restrictions on the import and export of either local or foreign currency. Electricity - 220V, 50 Hz
Bank Opening Hours
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. and may stay open until 5:30 p.m. on Thursdays
In Slovenia, you can exchange your currency at most Banks as well as many exchange bureaus that you will find in popular areas, such as Maribor, Kranj, Celje, Koper (Capodistria) and Ljubljana. In most banks when you are exchanging currency, you will need your passport. If you do not have this with you, then the bank may refuse to exchange your currency.
Need to transfer money to Slovenia see foreign exchange companies offering the best currency deals.
Even if you are sending money to pay your mortgage, Importing or exporting or money to paying oversea suppliers? No matter who you intend to pay use a foreign exchange broker it is cheaper than using high street banks.