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Covid Entry Check: Switzerland Travel Restrictions

This Switzerland dashboard provides you with information on travel restrictions, quarantine on entry, Covid-19 cases, entry requirements and green lane updates.

Overview
  • Partially Open
  • Up to 10 Days
Last reviewed on 22 Jul 2021, 08:40AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
4,997
-5.91% (last 7 days)
ACTIVE CASES
389,160
1.3% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to Citizens and PRs, Spouse & Children of Citizens/PRs, Other Residents (pass holders), Business Travellers, Transit, Nationals of EEA Member States and Liechtenstein
Travellers with a "D" or "C" visa issued by Switzerland
Travellers arriving from countries listed in greenlanes

Other important information:
If travellers transit through other countries coming to Switzerland, they must stay in the international transit area of the airport;
Travelers with a Schengen "C" visa issued by Switzerland before 16 March 2020 must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at most 12 months before arrival.

What to expect in Switzerland?

📝 Before your trip

You must obtain advance arrival permission to board your plane.
You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.
For more information: https://static.vueling.com/corporative7/media/1647/swiss_authority_arriving_passenger_contact_tracing_card-pd.pdf
https://swissplf.admin.ch/home
You will need a formal Medical Certificate presenting a negative PCR test from an accepted establishment.
Your Certificate must be within 3 days of your arrival.

🛬 On Arrival

On Arrival you will be required to complete a test for Covid, with the cost borne by the traveller. For more information: Passengers with a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) Rapid Antigen test result of a test taken at most 24 hours before departure from the first embarkation point could be subject to a Coronavirus (COVID-19) test upon arrival

😷 Quarantine details

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 10days; Quarantine served at a home or at a dedicated facility (cost borne to traveller) (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes). For more information: https://www.bag.admin.ch/bag/en/home/krankheiten/ausbrueche-epidemien-pandemien/aktuelle-ausbrueche-epidemien/novel-cov/empfehlungen-fuer-reisende/quarantaene-einreisende.html#1918240392

🛂 Travel restrictions

There are routes that have Green Lanes with fewer restrictions, see below.
There are no routes that have greater restrictions at this time.

✅ Greenlane Agreement
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