Coronavirus Answers and Frequently Asked Questions for Passengers at Zurich airport (ZRH)
Due to a decision of the authorities, people entering Switzerland by plane must present a negative PCR test. Children under the age of 12 are exempt from the test. In addition, people arriving in Switzerland from high-risk countries must go into quarantine. Under certain conditions, fully vaccinated and recovered individuals and children under the age of 16 are exempted from the quarantine and testing requirement, as well as the requirement to provide contact details. More information:
The authorities also require passengers entering Switzerland to complete a federal entry form before entering the country. Transshipment passengers do not need to submit a negative test for transit. Follow the rules of the airlines and destination countries. Under certain conditions, fully vaccinated and recovered individuals are exempt from the requirement to provide contact information upon entry.
Transshipment passengers do not need a negative PCR test or rapid antigen test for transshipment (see airline and destination country requirements).
People arriving in Switzerland from certain countries and areas must be quarantined. The Swiss Federal Council informs which countries are affected and how the quarantine will be implemented. Under certain conditions, fully vaccinated and recovered individuals, as well as children under the age of 16, are exempt from the quarantine and testing requirement.
Latest updates: June 10, 2021