1. Traveling to Switzerland

We are very pleased to announce that Switzerland is open to fully vaccinated travelers from the U.S. and Canada as of June 26, 2021. The following entry regulations apply for each country. 

If you want to find out if you are eligible to enter Switzerland, simply fill out this travel check website and retrieve all the necessary entry conditions. 

From the U.S. (by air):

From Canada (by air):

Find more specific information about travel from Canada to Switzerland here

From EU/Schengen area:

2. Vaccinations recognized by Switzerland

Anyone who has been vaccinated with a vaccine that is authorized in Switzerland (Swissmedic) or the EU (EMA) or who is on the WHO list can enter Switzerland without a test or quarantine. As of now, all vaccines authorized in the U.S. and Canada are recognized by Switzerland. Currently the original proof of vaccination (e.g. U.S. – CDC card / Canada – PHA letter) is required to be presented when boarding the plane.  

3. COVID-19 testing sites in Switzerland

An overview of available testing sites in Switzerland can also be found on: myswitzerland.com/covid-test

3.1 Checkport Test Center at Zurich Airport 

3.2 Corona testing room for transit passengers at Zurich Airport, next door to transit hotel

3.3 COVID Test Center at the Basel-Mulhouse Airport

3.4 Hirslanden Private Hospital Group

3.5 Genolier Patient Services test at your apartment or hotel

4. Returning from Switzerland to the United States 

Find more information about returning from Switzerland to the United States here. Should you want or need to do a Covid-19 test while in Switzerland, please find an overview of available testing sites here.

5. Returning from Switzerland to Canada

Find more information about returning from Switzerland to Canada here. Should you want or need to do a Covid-19 test while in Switzerland, please find an overview of available testing sites here.

6. Covid-19: Measures and what is opening and when in Switzerland? 

For your upcoming Switzerland trip, please find all the current information about what’s open now and what will open when here. Tourism takes place in Switzerland in strict compliance with safety concepts. In Switzerland, there is an extensive obligation to wear masks: in public transport and indoors.

Please find here an overview chart of the measures applicable from June 26, 2021.