Germany Embassy and Consulates in Switzerland
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Germany may close on the following Swiss and German holidays in 2021/2022:
|Immaculate Conception Day||Wednesday, December 08||0 minutes|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 weeks, 2 days|
|St. Stephen's Day||Sunday, December 26||2 weeks, 3 days|
|Restoration Day||Friday, December 31||3 weeks, 1 day|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 weeks, 2 days|
|Berchtolds Day||Sunday, January 02||3 weeks, 3 days|
|Three King's Day||Thursday, January 06||4 weeks|
|Fasching||Thursday, February 24||2 months, 2 weeks|
1. How many German Embassies/Consulates are there in Switzerland?
Germany currently maintains 4 diplomatic representative offices in Switzerland including Bern, Basel, Lugano and St. Gallen.
2 - Do Swiss citizens need a visa for Germany?
Citizens of Switzerland (holders of regular passports) can travel to Germany for Freedom of movement without having to apply or obtain a German visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of German embassies in Switzerland?
The German representative offices in Switzerland will be closed in observance of the following Swiss and German holidays in 2021/2021:
- Immaculate Conception Day (CH) Wed, Dec 08, 2021 (0 minutes)
Time in Germany vs Switzerland
Berlin, Germany time is is same date and time Bern, Switzerland