Return to Switzerland

More and more people are contracting the new coronavirus in Switzerland. Information on the current situation, recommendations for the public, people at high risk, the workplace, and health professionals can be found on the webpage of the the Federal Office of Public Health of Switzerland FOPH.

The FDFA requires all Swiss travelers abroad to quickly register their contact details and their place of stay on the Travel Admin application so that the representation can contact them.

Currently, no charter return flight from Bosnia and Herzegovina to Switzerland is planned. It is still possible to return to Switzerland by private car. If you need assistance, please contact the Swiss Embassy in Sarajevo (email: or phone +387 33 27 58 50). We will do our best to assist you to return home.

The Travel Advice FDFA (in German, French and Italian) offers travelers basic information for travel preparation related to the COVID-19 crisis. They are to be considered as a complementary source of information. 

Many Swiss nationals travelling abroad ask the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs FDFA for recommendations and advice on their return journey. A list of questions and answers. "What does the FDFA advise?"

For urgent requests, kindly contact the
FDFA Helpline (Tel. +41 800 24-7-365 / +41 58 465 33 33)

For information related to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) kindly consult the information and directives of the local authorities and the recommendations of the World Health Organization (WHO).

We are at the disposal to all Swiss citizens, we are there for you! 

Bilateral Relations

Switzerland is contributing to the consolidation of democracy, the rule of law and the market economy.

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Cooperation Program

Swiss Cooperation Programme aims to support the ongoing economic, social and political transition processes in the country.

Cooperation Program

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Online desk FDFA

Using the FDFA’s online consular services while abroad.

Online desk FDFA

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Travel advice

The FDFA provides information on security-related issues concerning politics and crime in the country. The travel advice assesses possible risks and recommends preventative measures.

Travel advice