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International entry into Switzerland from United States

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United States
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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 United States

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Angola, Australia, Belgium, Botswana, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Eswatini, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Portugal, South Africa, United Kingdom, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Tests performed on days 4 and 7 of quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Angola, Australia, Belgium, Botswana, Canada, Denmark, Egypt, Eswatini, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Portugal, South Africa, United Kingdom, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Angola, Australia, Belgium, Botswana, Canada, Denmark, Egypt, Eswatini, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Portugal, South Africa, United Kingdom, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Georgia, 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 (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Faroe Islands, Georgia, Moldova, Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Panama, San Marino, Serbia, Turkey, Ukraine and Vatican with the exception of Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark and Netherlands

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Rules to follow in Switzerland

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Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from United States

The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland from United States.

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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 Switzerland is 0041 58 463 00 00.

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

The social distance requirement in Switzerland 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 United States from Switzerland.

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Last updated: 29 Nov 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

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The most affordable way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Switzerland is to fly, which costs $280 - $850 and takes 10h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Switzerland is to fly which costs $360 - $480 and takes 10h 38m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Switzerland is 6663 km.

It takes approximately 10h 42m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Switzerland, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Zurich Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 10m and has one stopover.

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Switzerland is 6h ahead of Reagan Washington Airport (DCA). It is currently 10:17 AM in Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and 4:17 PM in Switzerland.

Delta, American Airlines, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 142+ hotels available in Switzerland. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Switzerland.
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  • Distance: 6662.9 km
  • Duration: 10h 42m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Switzerland?

United Airlines, Air Canada and nine other airlines fly from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Zürich hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Zurich via Newark
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 340 - SFr 950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Zurich via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Zurich via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 380 - SFr 1000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Zurich via Newark, Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 370 - SFr 1200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Geneva via Newark
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 1400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Geneva via Newark, Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 1400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Geneva via Montreal
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 1250 - SFr 1400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Geneva via Newark, Brussels
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 1400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 800 - SFr 1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 750 - SFr 1700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 850 - SFr 1600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Newark
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 800 - SFr 1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 400 - SFr 1900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 440 - SFr 1700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 400 - SFr 1900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 480 - SFr 1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 1100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Zurich via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Zurich via Montreal
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 380 - SFr 1000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Geneva via Montreal
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 1250 - SFr 1400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 800 - SFr 1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 850 - SFr 1600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 400 - SFr 1900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 440 - SFr 1700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 400 - SFr 1900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 1100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 800 - SFr 1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 850 - SFr 1400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 400 - SFr 1900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 440 - SFr 1700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 480 - SFr 1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 1100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
14h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 360 - SFr 1100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 390 - SFr 1200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Zurich via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
15h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 270 - SFr 1100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Geneva via Boston, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 850 - SFr 1000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Geneva via New York JFK, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 850 - SFr 1000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Geneva via Raleigh/Durham, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 26m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 290 - SFr 1200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 47m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 650 - SFr 1300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 340 - SFr 2100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 1100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Geneva via New York JFK, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 850 - SFr 1000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 47m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 650 - SFr 1300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 950 - SFr 1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 450 - SFr 1100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 340 - SFr 2100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 1100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Zurich via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 240 - SFr 750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 650 - SFr 1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 800 - SFr 2000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 230 - SFr 700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 490 - SFr 1100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 1200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 360 - SFr 1100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 650 - SFr 1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 490 - SFr 1100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 1200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 360 - SFr 1100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 800 - SFr 1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 750 - SFr 1700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 370 - SFr 900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 800 - SFr 2000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 1200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 360 - SFr 1100
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 950 - SFr 1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 450 - SFr 1100
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 480 - SFr 950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 750 - SFr 1200
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 430 - SFr 1000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 440 - SFr 850
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Geneva via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 430 - SFr 950

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