car hire in Slovenia

Tips for driving your rental car in Slovenia

If you're travelling to Slovenia, a rental car is the best way to reach all the spots this country has to offer. Slovenia is a very interesting country to explore and its capital city Ljubljana counts 280,140 inhabitants. In Ljubljana lives 14,1% of the entire country's population, which counts over 1,990,000 inhabitants. In Slovenia the language spoken most widespread is slovene but people also speak other minor languages. The time zone in Slovenia is GMT+01:00 so make sure you adjust your watch at landing. We suggest adjusting your watch before take-off to help conquer jetlag! The electric plug type in Slovenia is C / F and the electric voltage is 230 V, so it could be a good idea to bring an adaptor with you to protect your devices' lifetime. The calling code in Slovenia is +386, make sure you note this down as it can come useful at times.

More travel information about Slovenia

With a fuel cost in Slovenia averaging at 1,38 GBP, driving around the country won't break the bank. Slovenia shares its land borders with Austria, Croatia, Italy, Hungary and , which mean there are plenty of road trip options for travellers wishing to explore a little further. Before crossing any border, please make sure that this is in line with the terms and conditions of your car hire as these might vary according to the supplier you rent your car from. The roads stretch for 27,288, which ranks Slovenia as the 83rd country in the world with the longest road system. This amount of road will let you drive across the country and discover its wonders, secret spots and the delicious local tastes. Please note that in Slovenia there is a right-hand traffic law - it's important to know that the currency is the United States Dollar (EUR). Speed limits in town are 50 km/h and on motorways they are 130 km/h. Bear in mind that in Slovenia, speaking on the phone while driving isn't allowed therefore we recommend caution at any time.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Slovenia

Slovenia boasts three UNESCO sites which confirm this country's important heritage. Should you visit this country for leisure you can't miss spots like the natural site of _kocjan Caves and the cultural site of Heritage of Mercury. Almad?n and Idrija. When searching a car on, make sure to use the filters available on your left-hand side. They can help you find the ideal vehicle for your trip.