COVID-19 travel restrictions
For information in connection with the new coronavirus (COVID-19), the information and instructions of the local authorities (Israeli Ministry of Health) as well as the recommendations of the World Health Organisation (WHO) must be observed in particular. At federal level, the Federal Office of Public Health FOPH informs the population about the COVID-19 coronavirus.
The FDFA asks all travelers abroad to register their journey and place of stay on the Travel Admin App to ensure that the representation can contact you.
Travelling to Switzerland
All entry restrictions have been lifted as of 2 May. The usual rules for entering Switzerland apply. Information on visas, travel documents, etc. can be found on the website of the State Secretariat for Migration SEM.
Please consult the website of the Israeli Ministry of Health for information on the current regulations for leaving Israel.
Travelling to Israel
Due to the global COVID-19 situation, the requirements for entering Israel have changed. As of January 9, 2022, travelers without Israeli citizenship or residency may again enter Israel under certain conditions.
The Israeli Ministry of Health provides information on its website about the currently applicable entry and quarantine regulations.
The Israeli Ministry of Health hotline +972 (0)8-6241010 is available for questions regarding the new coronavirus.
For information on the availability of flights to and from Israel, we refer you to the website of the Israel Airports Authority