Switzerland is part of Europe with main city at
Bern. It's usually 🌤️ 4.65 °C in Switzerland with a rainfall of 🌧 129.75 mm. Tipping is usually not expected in Switzerland. Internet speed in Switzerland is on average 16.7 Mbps. In Switzerland you drive on the right side. Its Developed country with a
population of 8M people. The main currency is Swiss Franc. The languages
spoken are German, French and Italian. Automatic teller machines are very common in Switzerland. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developed 🌤️ ~4.65 °C 🌧 ~129.75 mm 👨👩👦👦 8M people
🛡️ Travel safety
fiber_manual_record Do not travel
Switzerland has extended its measures to now restrict entry to include people from all remaining Schengen states, with the exception of Liechtenstein. Previous entry restrictions only applied to Italy, France, Germany, Austria and Spain. Exceptions to this travel ban are included in the 'Travel' section. You may continue to transit through Switzerland. If you choose to remain in Switzerland, authorities require all foreign tourists to contact the Cantonal Office of Population and Migration in their area to obtain a temporary residence permit. You must also arrange accommodation and travel insurance. All foreigners will receive the same level of medical care as Swiss residents, but may be required to guarantee payment in advance. We recommend you contact your insurer to seek advice. We advise you: Do not travel to Switzerland.
issued date: March 30, 2020
Switzerland uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type J.
The languages that are typically spoken are German, French and Italian
💱 Currencies Used
Switzerland uses the Swiss franc (symbol: Fr), code CHF.Banknotes come in denominations of 1000, 200, 100, 50, 20 and 10 francs. Franc is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 5, 2 and 1 francs and 50, 20, 10 and 5 cents.
Widely accepted Credit cards are widely accepted within Switzerland (at hotels, shops, and restaurants, travel agencies, car-rental agencies etc.). Visa, MasterCard and Maestro are the most widely accepted. American Express is less common. Diners Club is pretty rare. Discover, JCB, UnionPay and RuPay are unknown.
Automatic teller machines are very common in Switzerland. You can find them in both large & small cities, tourist areas etc.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Switzerland. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip. Receipts usually include a service charge. If there is a service charge there is no need to tip.