Embassy of Switzerland in the Czech Republic

Ambassade de Suisse Prague
Ambassade de Suisse Prague © 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.

The tasks of the embassy


On 5 October 2020, a state of emergency was declared in the Czech Republic and appropriate measures were issued.

Since 22 October 2020, there have been tightened restrictions on movement and contact.

Starting on 11 November, upon entry from Switzerland there is an obligation to report and to submit a negative RT-PCR test or to do so after entry. 

For further information and exceptions, please consult the following pages: 

Entry in Switzerland: As of 14.9., 00h00, travellers from the Czech Republic are required to go into a 10-days quarantine after entering
(transit excluded). For detailed information, please
consult the following pages: Mandatory quarantine for persons arriving in Switzerland State Secretariat for Migration SEM, Federal Customs Administration

On state level, the Federal Office of Public Health of Switzerland FHPO informs about measures against to the Novel Coronavirus.

What does the FDFA advise? This link provides answers to the most frequently questions asked from travelers and Swiss abroad.

For urgent requests, kindly contact the Helpline FDFA (around the clock), Tel. +41 800 24-7-365, +41 58 465 33 33, helpline@eda.admin.ch

Detailed information can be found on the German page and on the French page.


A greeting from the Ambassador


The Swiss embassy publishes a newsletter containing information on culture, science and politics

Swiss Contribution Office Prague

Coordinates funding and projects on the ground

Switzerland and the Czech Republic

Swiss diplomacy and engagement in the fields of education, culture and the economy


Local and international news and events related to the country