421 is the country calling code for Slovakia.
Slovakia is a country on the continent of Europe. The capital city of Slovakia is Bratislava.
How to Call Slovakia from the UK
To call a telephone number in Slovakia from the UK:
- Dial the international call prefix. For calls from the UK this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
- Dial the country code for Slovakia - 421.
- Dial the number of the person/business, omitting the first zero if there is one.
Area Codes and Landlines
In Slovakia, landline phone numbers are 10 digits long (including the starting 0 – trunk prefix).
The subscriber’s geographic area is indicated by the second and third digits of the number (just the second for Bratislava).
For example, in the Slovakia telephone number 02XXXXXXXX, 2 indicates the subscriber is in Bratislava.
Area codes for the largest cities are:
- Banska Bystrica – 48
- Bratislava – 2
- Kosice – 55
- Presov – 51
- Zilina – 41
To call a number in Bratislava, Slovakia from the UK, dial the international call prefix (00/+), the country code for Slovakia (421), then the subscriber number without the leading 0 e.g. 00-421-2XXXXXXXX or +421-2XXXXXXXX.
The currency used in Slovakia is the euro (EUR).
The current exchange rates between the euro and the British pound (EUR to GBP, GBP to EUR) are:
- 1 euro (EUR) = 0.845 GBP
- 1 British pound (GBP) = 1.184 EUR
Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .
Slovakia – Facts and Figures
According to data from the World Bank, the population of Slovakia in recent years is:
- 2018 - 5,446,771
- 2017 - 5,439,232
- 2016 - 5,430,798
- 2015 - 5,423,801
- 2014 - 5,418,649
- 2013 - 5,413,393