Shops are generally open from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm from Monday to Saturday. Shopping centers (Aupark, Polus city center, Avion shopping park, Tulip Center, OC Central, etc.) are opened every day usually from 9.00 am to 9.00 pm.


You can buy prepaid phone cards from one the three mobile operators in Slovakia: Orange SlovakiaTelekom Slovakia and O2 Telefonica.  


The Slovak Post’s main office in Bratislava is located in downtown Námestie SNP 25 and is opened every day. You can find all branches of the Slovak Post  


If you want to open a bank account in Slovakia, you should go to one of our local banks with following documents:

  • identity card or passport
  • stay permit (for Non EU citizens)
  • certificate of enrolment at Comenius University

We recommend to open a bank account in Tatra banka, as this bank does not require to have a stay permit from the Foreign Police Department and the bank accound is free of charge for students.

Banks are usually opened from Monday to Friday from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm. You can withdraw cash from “Bankomat” ATM (Automated teller machine).