Travel from France to Switzerland is: Partially open. See details.

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There are 2 ways to get from Abondance to Gstaad by car or train

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Drive, train  •  2h 9m

  1. Drive from Abondance to Chamby
  2. Take the train from Chamby to Gstaad Pe

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Drive  •  1h 23m

  1. Drive from Abondance to Gstaad 81.5 km

SFr 9 - SFr 15

France → Switzerland
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International entry into Switzerland from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from France

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This applies to arrivals from Paris, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Normandy and Pays de la Loire in France
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Paris, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Normandy, Pays de la Loire

This applies to arrivals from India, Nepal and United Kingdom
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: India, Nepal and United Kingdom
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Switzerland

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gstaad is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Gstaad is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Gstaad is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Switzerland.

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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Abondance to Gstaad is to drive which costs €9 - €13 and takes 1h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Abondance to Gstaad is to drive which costs €9 - €13 and takes 1h 23m.

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The distance between Abondance and Gstaad is 49 km. The road distance is 81.5 km.

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It takes approximately 2h 9m to get from Abondance to Gstaad, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abondance to Gstaad is 81 km. It takes approximately 1h 23m to drive from Abondance to Gstaad.

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  • Distance: 48.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 9m

What companies run services between Abondance, France and Gstaad, Switzerland?

There is no direct connection from Abondance to Gstaad. However, you can take the drive to Chamby then take the train to Gstaad. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Gstaad.

Train operators
MOB
Phone
+41 21 989 81 90
Website
mob.ch
Train from Chamby to Gstaad
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
MOB
Schedules at
Swiss Railways

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