Embassy of Switzerland in the Czech Republic

Ambassade de Suisse Prague
Ambassade de Suisse 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


The FDFA calls on Swiss nationals who are traveling abroad to register on the "Travel Admin App" !!!

The Czech Republic has declared a state of emergency from 12.3. 2020/14h00. Further information: www.vlada.cz

The situation is developing dynamically. The entry of persons from Switzerland is not allowed unless they hold a residence permit in the Czech Republic. In this case, a compulsory 14-day quarantine is ordered. 

Due to the current state of emergency, passenger traffic is severely restricted and it is recommended to return to Switzerland as soon as possible. 

International bus and train connections from the Czech Republic are interrupted. Furthermore, only certain border posts are still open for departure. 

Air traffic is strongly restricted. Information about air traffic from Prague can be found under the following link (No guarantee): www.prg.aero 

For detailed information, please consult the following pages: 

According to the Swiss Abroad Act, the organisation of the return journey lies within the personal responsibility of Swiss nationals. If necessary, they will have to accept alternative, complicated travel routes and bear the corresponding costs. 

Travellers are advised to register on the Itineris (Travel Admin) application.   

Current information on entering Switzerland: State Secretariat for Migration SEM

On state level, the Federal Office of Public Health of Switzerland FHPO informs in regards to the Novel Coronavirus.

For urgent requests, kindly contact the Helpline FDFA (around the clock), Tel. +41 800 24-7-365, +41 58 465 33 33, helpline@eda.admin.ch

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


A greeting from the Ambassador


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

Swiss Contribution Office Prague

Coordinates funding and projects on the ground

Switzerland and the Czech Republic

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


Local and international news and events related to the country