The Swiss authorities online
Depending on your country of origin, you may require a visa in order to enter Switzerland.
Check the following list to see whether you require a visa to enter Switzerland. In specific cases, you may also need to obtain an invitation letter
There are different types of visa application forms:
The corresponding visa application form can be obtained from the Swiss diplomatic/consular mission in your country or may be downloaded here.
Please fill out this form and send it to the Swiss diplomatic/consular mission. Please submit your visa application early as it can take between six and eight weeks to process, or exceptionally even longer, depending on the season. Each visa costs EUR 60 in addition to any processing fees.
In some cases, you may also be able to apply for a visa online. You will find further information on where and how to apply for a visa here: www.swiss-visa.ch: