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Travel restrictions updates for Switzerland
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22 h. 44 min. ago: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Schengen Member States.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving directly from Algeria, Andorra, Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Georgia, Ireland (Rep.), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay and Vatican City (Holy See).
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of EEA Member States. They must present proof of their relationship.
- This does not apply to family members of British nationals. They must present proof of their relationship.
- This does not apply to passengers with a D visa issued by Switzerland.
- This does not apply to passengers with a Schengen C visa issued by Switzerland after 16 March 2020.
- This does not apply to unmarried partners of residents of Switzerland. They must have a written invitation from the residents in Switzerland and present proof of their relationship.


23.07.2020 22:50: imposed forced isolation for passengers who arrive from or during last 14 days have been in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Luxembourg, Maldives, Mexico, Montenegro, Palestinian Territories, Suriname, Swaziland, United Arab Emirates.
Passengers who have been in the following countries in the past 14 days are subject to quarantine for 10 days: Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Rep., Ecuador, El Salvador, Eswatini, Guatemala, Honduras, Iraq, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Kosovo (Rep.), Kuwait, Luxembourg, Maldives, Mexico, Moldova (Rep.), Montenegro, North Macedonia (Rep.), Oman, Palestinian Territory, Panama, Peru, Qatar, Russian Fed., Saudi Arabia, Serbia, South Africa, Suriname, Turks and Caicos Isl. United Arab Emirates or the USA.


23.07.2020 22:50: updated quarantine policy for passengers who arrive from or during last 14 days have been in Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bolivia, Brazil, Cabo Verde, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Iraq, Israel, Kosovo, Kuwait, Moldova, North Macedonia, Oman, Panama, Peru, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, South Africa, Turks and Caicos Islands, United States.
Passengers who have been in the following countries in the past 14 days are subject to quarantine for 10 days: Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Rep., Ecuador, El Salvador, Eswatini, Guatemala, Honduras, Iraq, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Kosovo (Rep.), Kuwait, Luxembourg, Maldives, Mexico, Moldova (Rep.), Montenegro, North Macedonia (Rep.), Oman, Palestinian Territory, Panama, Peru, Qatar, Russian Fed., Saudi Arabia, Serbia, South Africa, Suriname, Turks and Caicos Isl. United Arab Emirates or the USA.


23.07.2020 22:50: cancelled forced isolation for passengers who arrive from or during last 14 days have been in Belarus, Sweden.
Passengers who have been in Belarus or Sweden in the past 14 days are subject to quarantine for 10 days.


21.07.2020 16:38: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Schengen Member States.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving directly from Algeria, Andorra, Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Georgia, Ireland (Rep.), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay and Vatican City (Holy See).
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of EEA Member States. They must present proof of their relationship.
- This does not apply to family members of British nationals. They must present proof of their relationship.
- This does not apply to passengers with a D visa issued by Switzerland.
- This does not apply to passengers with a Schengen C visa issued by Switzerland after 16 March 2020.


20.07.2020 12:56: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Algeria, Andorra, Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Georgia, Ireland (Rep.), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay, Vatican City (Holy See) and Schengen Member States.
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of EEA Member States. They must present proof of their relationship.
- This does not apply to family members of British nationals. They must present proof of their relationship.
- This does not apply to passengers with a D visa issued by Switzerland.
- This does not apply to passengers with a Schengen C visa issued by Switzerland after 16 March 2020.


20.07.2020 03:54: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Schengen Member States.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Algeria, Andorra, Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Georgia, Ireland (Rep.), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay and Vatican City (Holy See).
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of EEA Member States. They must present proof of their relationship.
- This does not apply to family members of British nationals. They must present proof of their relationship.
- This does not apply to passengers with a D visa issued by Switzerland.
- This does not apply to passengers with a Schengen C visa issued by Switzerland after 16 March 2020.


08.07.2020 11:52: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
- This does not apply to passengers arriving from Schengen Member States.
- This does not apply to family members of nationals of EEA Member States. They must present proof of their relationship.
- This does not apply to family members of British nationals. They must present proof of their relationship.
- This does not apply to passengers with a D visa issued by Switzerland.
- This does not apply to passengers with a Schengen C visa issued by Switzerland after 16 March 2020.


06.07.2020 14:42: imposed forced isolation for passengers who arrive from or during last 14 days have been in Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Bolivia, Brazil, Cabo Verde, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Iraq, Israel, Kosovo, Kuwait, Moldova, North Macedonia, Oman, Panama, Peru, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, South Africa, Sweden, Turks and Caicos Islands, United States.
Passengers who have been in Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Bolivia, Brazil, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Rep., Honduras, Iraq, Israel, Kosovo (Rep.), Kuwait, Moldova (Rep.), North Macedonia (Rep.), Oman, Panama, Peru, Qatar, Russian Fed., Saudi Arabia, Serbia, South Africa, Sweden, Turks and Caicos Isl. or USA in the past 14 days are subject to quarantine for 10 days.


25.06.2020 16:44: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
This does not apply to passengers arriving from Schengen Member States.
This does not apply to family members of nationals of EEA Member States. They must present proof of their relationship.
This does not apply to family members of British nationals. They must present proof of their relationship.


15.06.2020 12:50: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
This does not apply to passengers arriving from Schengen Member States.
This does not apply to passengers who are entitled to freedom of movement (e.g. citizens of EU/EFTA-states and other persons, such as their family members, deriving rights from the act and on the free movement of persons).
This does not apply to passenger with a cross-border commuter permit, with a C-visa issued by Switzerland for the purpose of "business meetings" as specialists in the field of health or "official visit" of great importance, with a D-visa issued by Switzerland or who have an assurance of a residence permit.
This does not apply to passengers traveling directly through Switzerland to another Schengen Member State from which they hold a residence permit, work permit or a national visa.
This does not apply to passengers who are of great importance as specialists in the health sector.


15.06.2020 03:48: slacken entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
This does not apply to passengers arriving from Schengen Member States.
This does not apply to passenger with a cross-border commuter permit who are entering Switzerland for work, with a C-visa issued by Switzerland for the purpose of "business meetings" as specialists in the field of health or "official visit" of great importance, with a D-visa issued by Switzerland or who have an assurance of a residence permit.
This does not apply to passengers traveling directly through Switzerland to another Schengen Member State from which they hold a residence permit, work permit or a national visa.
This does not apply to passengers who are entitled to freedom of movement (citizens of EU/EFTA-states) and have a professional reason for entering Switzerland and have a confirmation of registration.
This does not apply to passengers who are of great importance as specialists in the health sector.


03.06.2020 20:46: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter.
This does not apply to passenger with a cross-border commuter permit who are entering Switzerland for work, with a C-visa issued by Switzerland for the purpose of "business meetings" as specialists in the field of health or "official visit" of great importance, with a D-visa issued by Switzerland or who have an assurance of a residence permit.
This does not apply to passengers traveling directly through Switzerland, provided that there are no reasons to believe that the country towards which they intend to leave Switzerland will refuse entry.
This does not apply to passengers who have to travel to their place of work abroad, provided they can present a valid employment contract.
This does not apply to passengers who are already legally residing within the EU/EFTA area and that are travelling for tourist purposes, provided that they can credibly demonstrate that they actually want to/can enter the destination country, e.g. by presenting a hotel booking, holiday apartment, etc.
This does not apply to passengers who are entitled to freedom of movement (citizens of EU/EFTA-states) and have a professional reason for entering Switzerland and have a confirmation of registration.
This does not apply to passengers who are of great importance as specialists in the health sector.


14.04.2020 10:18: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter Switzerland.
This does not apply to passenger with a cross-border commuter permit who are entering Switzerland for work, with a C-visa issued by Switzerland for the purpose of "business meetings" as specialists in the field of health or "official visit" of great importance, with a D-visa issued by Switzerland or who have an assurance of a residence permit.
This does not apply to passengers traveling directly through Switzerland to another country that they are permitted to enter.
This does not apply to passengers who are entitled to freedom of movement and have a professional reason for entering Switzerland and have a confirmation of registration.
This does not apply to passengers who are of great importance as specialists in the health sector.
This does not apply to passengers travelling by land to their country of origin or residency within the European Union or Schengen area. They must have a proof of onward journey.


12.04.2020 13:08: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter Switzerland until 13 June 2020.
This does not apply to passenger with a cross-border commuter permit who are entering Switzerland for work, with a C-visa issued by Switzerland for the purpose of "business meetings" as specialists in the field of health or "official visit" of great importance, with a D-visa issued by Switzerland or who have an assurance of a residence permit.
This does not apply to passengers traveling directly through Switzerland to another country that they are permitted to enter.
This does not apply to passengers who are entitled to freedom of movement and have a professional reason for entering Switzerland and have a confirmation of registration.
This does not apply to passengers who are of great importance as specialists in the health sector.
This does not apply to passengers travelling by land to their country of origin or residency within the European Union or Schengen area. They must have a proof of onward journey.


03.04.2020 12:20: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter Switzerland.
This does not apply to passenger with a cross-border commuter permit who are entering Switzerland for work, with a C-visa issued by Switzerland for the purpose of "business meetings" as specialists in the field of health or "official visit" of great importance, with a D-visa issued by Switzerland or who have an assurance of a residence permit.
This does not apply to passengers traveling directly through Switzerland to another country that they are permitted to enter.
This does not apply to passengers who are entitled to freedom of movement and have a professional reason for entering Switzerland and have a confirmation of registration.
This does not apply to passengers who are of great importance as specialists in the health sector.
This does not apply to passengers travelling by land to their country of origin or residency within the European Union or Schengen area. They must have a proof of onward journey.


25.03.2020 15:44: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter Switzerland.
This does not apply to passenger with a cross-border commuter permit, with a C-visa issued by Switzerland for the purpose of "business meetings" as specialists in the field of health or "official visit" of great importance, with a D-visa issued by Switzerland or who have an assurance of a residence permit.
This does not apply to passengers traveling directly through Switzerland to another country that they are permitted to enter.
This does not apply to passengers who are entitled to freedom of movement and have a professional reason for entering Switzerland and have a confirmation of registration.
This does not apply to passengers who are of great importance as specialists in the health sector.
This does not apply to passengers travelling by land to their country of origin or residency within the European Union or Schengen area. They must have a proof of onward journey.


23.03.2020 18:34: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter Switzerland.
This does not apply to passenger with a cross-border commuter permit, with a C-visa issued by Switzerland for the purpose of "business meetings" as specialists in the field of health or "official visit" of great importance, with a D-visa issued by Switzerland or who have an assurance of a residence permit.
This does not apply to passengers traveling directly through Switzerland to another country that they are permitted to enter.
This does not apply to passengers who are entitled to freedom of movement and have a professional reason for entering Switzerland and have a confirmation of registration.
This does not apply to passengers who are of great importance as specialists in the health sector.
This does not apply to passenger travelling by land to their country of origin. They must have a proof of onward journey.


21.03.2020 21:24: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter Switzerland.
This does not apply to passenger with a cross-border commuter permit, a visa issued by Switzerland for the purpose of "business meetings" as specialists in the field of health or "official visit" of great importance, or who have an assurance of a residence permit.
This does not apply to passengers traveling directly through Switzerland to another country that they are permitted to enter.
This does not apply to passengers who are entitled to freedom of movement and have a professional reason for entering Switzerland and have a confirmation of registration.
This does not apply to passengers who are of great importance as specialists in the health sector.
This does not apply to passenger travelling by land to their country of origin. They must have a proof of onward journey.


20.03.2020 09:16: updated entry restrictions.
Passengers are not allowed to enter Switzerland.
This does not apply to passenger with a cross-border commuter permit, a visa issued by Switzerland for the purpose of "business meetings" as specialists in the field of health or "official visit" of great importance, or who have an assurance of a residence permit.
This does not apply to passengers who are entitled to freedom of movement and have a professional reason for entering Switzerland and have a confirmation of registration.
This does not apply to passengers who are of great importance as specialists in the health sector.
This does not apply to passenger travelling by land to their country of origin. They must have a proof of onward journey.


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