Embassy of Switzerland in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Entry to Switzerland for nationals of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Citizens of Bosnia and Herzegovina have very limited opportunities to enter Switzerland at this time. A tourist stay is currently not possible! In exceptional cases (business trip, justified family visits) entrance to Switzerland may be allowed. Please submit your requests in one of the official languages of Switzerland or in English to wien.cc@eda.admin.ch or by phone +43 1 795 05

From May 6, 2021 travelers from Bosnia and Herzegovina do not have to undergo a self-isolation after entering Switzerland.

On the following websites, you can review all information regarding restrictions that apply due to the COVID 19 pandemic situation:

SEM

BAG

EU 

Travel Information by the FDFA (DE, FR, IT)

Entry to Bosnia and Herzegovina for nationals of Switzerland and the EU

The borders of Bosnia and Herzegovina are again open for nationals of Switzerland and the EU. These travelers can enter Bosnia and Herzegovina if they have one of the following three certificates:

  • negative COVID-19 (PCR or antigen) test result of an authorized laboratory that is not older than 48 hours.
  • certificate of COVID-19 vaccine (14 days after full vaccination)
  • doctor's certificate that they have already had COVID-19 14 to 180 days ago.

Children under 7 years, accompanied by a parent in possession of one of the three certificates are exempted from this rule. 

On the following websites you can review all information regarding restrictions that apply due to the COVID 19 pandemic situation:

Border Police of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ministary of Security of Bosnia and Herzegovina 

BAG

Travel Information by the FDFA (DE, FR, IT)

Building of the Embassy of Switzerland in Sarajevo
Embassy of Switzerland in Sarajevo © FDFA

As the official representation of Switzerland, the Embassy covers all matters concerning diplomatic relations between the two countries. It represents Swiss interests in the areas of political, economic, financial and legal affairs, as well as science, education and culture. Furthermore, the Embassy is responsible for the implementation of the Cooperation Programme.

As the official representation of Switzerland, the Embassy covers all matters concerning diplomatic relations between the two countries. It represents Swiss interests in the areas of political, economic, financial and legal affairs, as well as science, education and culture. Furthermore, the Embassy is responsible for the implementation of the Cooperation Programme.

Welcome

A greeting from the Ambassador