Where is Slovakia?

Slovakia is located in the Eastern Europe region at latitude 48.669026 and longitude 19.699024 and is part of the European continent.

The DMS coordinates for the center of the country are:

  • 48Β° 40' 8.49'' N
  • 19Β° 41' 56.49'' E

You can see the location of Slovakia on the world map below:

Pin showing Slovakia on a map

Slovakia Neighboring Countries

The neighboring countries of Slovakia (SK) are:

  1. Austria (AT)
  2. Czechia (CZ)
  3. Hungary (HU)
  4. Poland (PL)
  5. Ukraine (UA)

Slovakia is a landlocked country, which means it does not have direct access to the open ocean.

Slovakia Related Content

Slovakia Key Facts

CoordinatesLatitude: 48.669026
Longitude: 19.699024
Country CodesAlpha 2: SK
Alpha 3: SVK
Country Flag EmojiπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡°
Int. Phone Prefix+421
Capital cityBratislava
Eastern Europe
Country Area49,035 sq km
Population 20215,447,247
World Rank: 117
Median Age40.6
Life expectancy74.9
Major languagesSlovak (official) 78.6%, Hungarian 9.4%, Roma 2.3%, Ruthenian 1%, other or unspecified 8.8% (2011 est.)
UTC/GMT TimeNumber of time zones: 1
  • UTC+01:00
Internet TLD.sk
Biggest AirportBratislava Airport (BTS)
Average temperature6.80 Β°C
44.24 Β°F
Administrative Divisions8 regions
Political systemParliamentary republic

Slovakia Economy Facts

World Bank Income GroupHigh income
World Bank RegionEurope & Central Asia
CurrencyEuro (EUR)
GDP in 2020$105.2 (billions of USD)
World Rank: 61
GDP per capita in 2020$19,267
World Rank: 44
Major Industries / Economic SectorsManufacturing, services, agriculture, energy
Top 5 Import CountriesGermany, Czech Republic, Poland, China, Hungary
Top 5 Export CountriesGermany, Czech Republic, Poland, France, Italy

Biggest Cities in Slovakia

Here are the largest cities in Slovakia based on 2021 data:

City Population
Bratislava 475,503
Kosice 238,593
Petrzalka 114,000
Presov 88,680
Zilina 82,704
Banska Bystrica 78,327
Nitra 77,374
Trnava 65,382
Trencin 55,593
Martin 54,978

Map of Slovakia with the Largest Cities

Other Countries in the Eastern Europe Region

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  • Slovakia Flag Pin on World Map: Β© hyotographics/Shutterstock