To see what rules apply to your own particular situation when entering Switzerland, consult the online Travelcheck
For visa and consular related inquiries (e.g. issues regarding passports, authentication of documents etc.), also in relation with Covid-19, please contact the Regional Consular Center in Bangkok, Thailand at +66 2 674 6900.
Anyone who can prove to be fully vaccinated can enter Switzerland.
Which COVID-19 vaccines allow entry to Switzerland? Find list here (scroll down to relevant chapter).
Pandemic-related measures for all travelers
- You (18 years and older) have been fully vaccinated or have recovered from COVID and can prove this with a valid COVID certificate? Then you are exempt from the test requirement on boarding and on entry to Switzerland.
- Test at boarding and for entry into Switzerland: People aged 16 – 18 and not vaccinated or recovered and intending to enter Switzerland by air must be able to show the negative result of a PCR test (performed no more than 72 hours prior to boarding) or a rapid antigen test (performed no more than 24 hours previously). If you cannot show such a test you will not be allowed to board the aircraft.
(Unvaccinated/not recovered minors (below 18 years) have to be accompanied by an adult who is fully vaccinated.)
Entry Form (swissplf)
Everyone entering Switzerland must present a completed entry form. Find here the entry form at swissplf.admin.ch.
No quarantine required for travelers entering Switzerland from Malaysia.
We highly recommend to contact your airline in order to find out their regulations for boarding.
Information for non-vaccinated persons
Travel from Malaysia to Switzerland for unvaccinated persons is only allowed under the exceptions of the cases listed here, “freedom of movement” & “Situations of special necessity”.
If you do not need a visa (visa exempted as for Malaysian nationals) or you are already holding a valid Schengen Visa C, the Regional consular center in Bangkok might issue a Laissez-Passer to facilitate entry into Switzerland as an unvaccinated person. Please contact the visa section by email.
- Holders of a valid Swiss National Visa D (for family reunion, study, work, etc.) are allowed to enter
Attention: Test requirements are applicable! Please scroll down to chapter: “I am not vaccinated or recently recovered from COVID-19, what should I bear in mind?”