The Swiss government has lifted its COVID-19 entry restrictions for all travelers except for those from high-risk areas.

Key Points:                                                           

  • As of Feb. 17, travelers from countries not designated as a high-risk area are no longer required to take a COVID-19 test before or after arrival, quarantine upon arrival or show proof of vaccination.
  • Foreign nationals traveling from high-risk countries must still have proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
  • Travelers can check currently entry requirements by completing the survey on this website.

Additional Information: More information regarding Switzerland’s COVID-19 health measures is available here.

BAL Analysis: Swiss authorities have lifted its COVID-19 entry rules based on the recommendations from Swiss health officials. Travelers are reminded that entry restrictions can change with little or no notice. The response to the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop, and BAL will provide additional updates as information becomes available.

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