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Travel restrictions of Switzerland
Last updates at 01.01.2021 19:18
  • Entry restrictions
    Passengers are not allowed to enter.
    - This does not apply to passengers with a D visa issued by Switzerland.
    - This does not apply to passengers with proof of being spouses, registered partners, children under 21 years, grandchildren under 21 years, dependent children, dependent grandchildren, dependent parents or dependent grandparents of residents of Switzerland who are passengers with "British Citizens" passports , "British Overseas Territories Citizens" passports issued by Gibraltar and "British Subjects" passports with a Certificate of Entitlement to the Right of Abode issued by the United Kingdom. They must arrive from a country other than South Africa or United Kingdom.
    - This does not apply to passengers arriving from Schengen Member States.
    - This does not apply to passengers arriving from Andorra, Australia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Ireland (Rep.), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Monaco, New Zealand, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Thailand and Vatican City (Holy See). If they transit through other countries, they must stay in the international transit area of the airport.
    - This does not apply to spouses, registered partners, children under 21 years, grandchildren under 21 years, dependent children, dependent grandchildren, dependent parents or dependent grandparents of nationals of EEA Member States. They must present proof of their relationship and arrive from a country other than South Africa or United Kingdom.
    - This does not apply to passengers with a Schengen C visa issued by Switzerland after 16 March 2020 if arriving from a country other than South Africa or United Kingdom.
    - This does not apply to unmarried partners of residents of Switzerland if arriving from a country other than South Africa or United Kingdom. They must have a written invitation from the residents in Switzerland and present proof of their relationship.
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    Passengers must complete the "Contact Tracing Card" form before arrival. The form is availabe at https://static.vueling.com/corporative7/media/1647/swiss_authority_arriving_passenger_contact_tracing_card-pd.pdf or on board.

  • Flights from/to South Africa, United Kingdom are suspended
    Flights from South Africa and United Kingdom are suspended.
    - This does not apply to:
    -- nationals of Liechtenstein and Switzerland;
    -- passengers with a residence permit issued by Switzerland;
    -- passengers with a D visa issued by Switzerland;
    -- passengers with a Laissez-Passer issued by Switzerland.

  • Quarantine is possible
    Passengers could be subject to quarantine for 10 days. A list of quarantine exemptions can be found at https://www.bag.admin.ch/bag/en/home/krankheiten/ausbrueche-epidemien-pandemien/aktuelle-ausbrueche-epidemien/novel-cov/empfehlungen-fuer-reisende/quarantaene-einreisende.html .



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