• Information relating to entry restrictions and stay regulations can be obtained from the State Secretariat for Migration SEM.

  • The Travelcheck allows you to check whether and under what conditions you can enter Switzerland.

  • With few exceptions, everyone entering Switzerland must present an entry form and a negative test result. You may also have to go into quarantine.

  • Here you can find various options if you require a COVID-19 test.
  • The opening times of stores, service providers, and institutions in Zurich vary. It is therefore advisable to contact the respective establishment in advance.
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To combat COVID-19, access to certain publicly accessible facilities as well as events is currently restricted to people with a valid COVID-19 certificate (vaccinated, recovered or tested negative). If you received your last dose of vaccine abroad or a have had a positive molecular biological analysis (e.g. PCR test) abroad proving a SARS-CoV-2 infection, you can apply for your COVID-19 certificate here.

Request a COVID-19 certificate


Have you already got an EU Digital COVID Certificate or a certificate that is compatible with the EU Digital COVID Certificate? If so, you don’t need to apply for a Swiss COVID certificate as these are also recognized in Switzerland.


Do you need help with or have questions about the COVID certificate, or would you like to obtain a certificate that is valid in Switzerland? The staff at the Tourist Information at Zurich Main Station would be pleased to assist you.

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Customer consultants at Zürich Tourism are also available via chat, e-mail, and phone as follows:

Monday to Sunday 9.00am – 6.00pm

+41 44 215 40 00 WhatsApp E-Mail

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