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Travel advice: England vs Slovakia Under 19 football match

Information for fans travelling to Slovakia for England Men’s Under 19 International football fixture against Slovakia on Monday 9 October 2017.

Travel advice: England vs Slovakia Under 19 football match

Date: Monday 9 October 2017

Venue: NTC SENEC, Vodná 28, 90301 Senec , Slovakia

Kick off time (local time): 5.00pm

As well as this advice, check out our travel advice for Slovakia

Passports and visas

You don’t need a visa to travel to the Slovakia, but your passport should be valid for the duration of your stay.

Remember your European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) but also take out travel insurance, even if you’re only going for one night - it could save you a lot of money if you get into difficulties.

You should carry your passport with you at all times for identification purposes as police officers may fine you or arrest you if you fail to do so. You should be ready to produce an ID (e.g. driving licence, photocopy of passport) at the entrance to the stadium.

If your passport gets lost or stolen while in the Slovakia, you will need to obtain an Emergency Travel Document from the British Embassy Prague

Getting to the stadium

Senec is a town in the Bratislava Region of south-western Slovakia. It is a well known summer tourism and recreation centre. It is 25 km away from Bratislava and the stadium is located near recreation area Sunny Lakes made up of 5 individual lakes.

Getting to Senec from Bratislava

There is a good train connection between Bratislava and Senec, the journey takes approximately 25 minutes. Trains leave from Bratislava main train station and the Senec train station is located 5 minutes from the stadium. For information on trains please visit the slovakrail website


As in any other town beware of pickpockets and bag snatchers at railway stations, around the town centre and when using public transport. Only carry what you need, leave spare cash and valuables in hotel safety deposits.

British Embassy contact details

British Embassy Bratislava
Panska 16
811 01 Staré Mesto, Slovakia
Tel: (00421) +421 2/599 820 00 Operated 24/7

Opening hours: Mon-Thur 8.30am-5pm Fri 8.30am-2pm


Emergency services numbers

  • Emergencies: 112
  • Ambulance: 155
  • Police: 158
  • Fire brigade: 150
Published 4 October 2017