Embassy of Switzerland in the Czech Republic

 Ambassy of Switzerland in Prague
Ambassy of Switzerland in Prague © FDFA

As the official representation of Switzerland, the Embassy covers all matters concerning diplomatic relations between the two countries. It represents Swiss interests in the areas of political, economic, financial and legal affairs, as well as science, education and culture.

The tasks of the embassy


News: List of countries with a variant of concern

Entry into Switzerland

Tightening of entry rules: quarantine for arrivals

Since 8pm on 26.11.2021, various countries have been on the list of countries with a variant of concern. Currently also the Czech Republic.

Anyone entering Switzerland from these countries must present a negative test result and quarantine for 10 days. This also applies to vaccinated and recovered persons.

Further information:

Entry into Switzerland

Ordinance on Measures to Combat the Coronavirus in International Passenger Transport

On state level, the Federal Office of Public Health of Switzerland FHPO informs about measures against to the Novel Coronavirus.

What does the FDFA advise? This link provides answers to the most frequently questions asked from travelers and Swiss abroad.


Entering the Czech Republic 

Important note: From 22.11.2021, only vaccinated or recovered persons will be allowed to obtain services (including access to restaurant and hotels) and attend events in the Czech Republic.

In view of the constantly changing conditions, it is advisable to check about the latest measures taken by the competent Czech authorities and about the entry conditions from the countries in which you have stayed for more than 12 hours in the last 14 days.

List of countries by risk of transmission (CZ)

List of countries by risk of transmission (EN)

There is an obligation to register before entering the country. For further information please check: 

The Ambassador Philippe Guex guides you through places in Prague that have a connection to Switzerland

© Embassy of Switzerland in the Czech Republic / Fiona Ziegler

Detailed information can be found on the German page and on the French page.


A greeting from the Ambassador

Switzerland and the Czech Republic

Swiss diplomacy and engagement in the fields of education, culture and the economy


The Swiss embassy publishes a newsletter containing information on culture, science and politics


Local and international news and events related to the country

Swiss Contribution Office Prague

Coordinates funding and projects on the ground