Coronavirus – the Situation in Zurich

Enjoy a vacation in Zurich or excursions in the region despite coronavirus.
Temporary testing opportunity for guests from Non-EU/Schengen/EFTA countries

Vaccinated guests from abroad (all countries except EU/Schengen/EFTA) can get a free rapid antigen test at the Tourist Information from:

September 16–19, 2021, 10.30 am – 5 pm.

Further current and important information for guests from abroad


From September 13, 2021, the following precautionary measures apply:

Switzerland has an excellent health system. Covid-19 tests can be carried out in hospitals, medical practises, and pharmacies or directly at the airport.

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

  • 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.
  • Information relating to entry restrictions and stay regulations can be obtained from the State Secretariat for Migration SEM.
  • Stay informed and be inspired: on our social media channels, we send greetings from Zurich out into the world and share inspiring content. And our Newsletter enables us to stay in touch with you. You can subscribe to our Newsletter here.

Contact Us

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

Monday to Friday 8.00am – 6.00pm
Saturday and Sunday 9.00am – 4.00pm

+41 44 215 40 00 WhatsApp E-Mail