Information about Switzerland
Population: 7 870 134 (2011)
Capital: Bern 125 681 inhab. (2011)
Official Languages: german, french, Italyn, romansh
The national flag of Switzerland is Swiss International Air Lines (LX)
Main cities: Zurich, Bern, Lugano, Lucerne, Lausanne, Geneva, Basel, Biel
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Switzerland in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Switzerland, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Switzerland - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Swiss franc (CHF)
Time Zone: (GMT+1) Summer Time (GMT+2)
Covid-19: Regulations for travel to Switzerland
International travel to Switzerland is allowed. The same conditions also apply for subsequent trips to Liechtenstein. You need to meet the requirements to ensure entry is allowed.
Vaccinations and travel rules for vaccinated people
Travelers who present a valid international certificate for full COVID-19 vaccination, using an approved vaccine, are exempt from testing after arrival requirements. The exemption also applies to travelers who can provide documentation of having recovered from COVID-19. This will require proof of a positive PCR test result, taken within one year prior to departure or a positive antibody test taken within 3 months prior to departure. The list of accepted vaccines and the results of the recovery tests can be found HERE
Travelers can provide their EU digital certificate on paper or digitally as proof of a negative test result, vaccination or recovery. Health documents provided in this way will not require additional verification on arrival. Full details on the EU digital certificate, including how EU residents can access their certificate, can be found HERE
It is mandatory to submit medical certificate / proof
Proof of a negative PCR test, taken within the previous 72 hours, must be provided upon departure. Alternatively, proof of a negative antigen test, taken within the previous 24 hours, is also acceptable.
Additional documents required
A 'registration form' must be completed within 48 hours of arrival. The generated QR code must be presented on arrival.
For more details ENTER HERE