Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Current entry restrictions into Qatar

Under the instructions of the Qatar Government, effective immediately, entry to the State of Qatar will only be allowed for Qatari nationals, who will be required to enter quarantine for a period of 14 days.

Passport holders of other nations will no longer be granted entry for a period of 14 days, after which the restrictions will be reviewed. Passengers with onward connections through Hamad International Airport will be accepted for travel and Qatar Airways' global network will continue its operation for transit passengers as normal.

Cargo operations remain unaffected.

Services and Visa

All consular services and visa support for residents of the countries listed below are provided by the Regional Consular Centre GCC. Information can be found on the websites concerned:

Qatar
Kuwait

Visa & entry to Switzerland

The responsible Swiss representation provides information on visa requirements and how to submit a visa application. You will also be given more details about travelling to and staying in Switzerland.

Visa & entry to Switzerland

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Services

From issuing passports to matters concerning civil status, all FDFA external representations offer a variety of services to Swiss citizens living abroad.

Services

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Living in Qatar

You will receive information on emigration, staying in the country, and everything you need to know about returning to Switzerland.

Living in Qatar

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Switzerland and Qatar

Here you will find an overview of Switzerland's commitment to diplomacy, education, culture and the economy in the country.

Switzerland and Qatar

Online desk FDFA

Online desk FDFA

Using the FDFA’s online consular services while abroad.

Online desk FDFA