United States Embassy and Consulates in Switzerland
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following Swiss and U.S. holidays in 2021/2022:
|Immaculate Conception Day||Wednesday, December 08||1 day, 18 hours|
|Christmas Eve||Friday, December 24||2 weeks, 3 days|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 weeks, 4 days|
|St. Stephen's Day||Sunday, December 26||2 weeks, 5 days|
|New Year's Eve||Friday, December 31||3 weeks, 3 days|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 weeks, 4 days|
|Berchtolds Day||Sunday, January 02||3 weeks, 5 days|
|Three King's Day||Thursday, January 06||1 month|
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||Thursday, January 20||1 month, 2 weeks|
1. How many U.S. Embassies/Consulates are there in Switzerland?
United States currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Switzerland including and Bern.
2 - Do Swiss citizens need a visa for United States?
Citizens of Switzerland (holders of regular passports) can travel to United States for 90 days without having to apply or obtain a U.S. visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of U.S. embassies in Switzerland?
The U.S. representative offices in Switzerland will be closed in observance of the following Swiss and U.S. holidays in 2021/2021:
- Immaculate Conception Day (CH) Wed, Dec 08, 2021 (2 days)
Time in United States vs Switzerland
Washington D.C., United States time is 8:00 hours behind Bern, Switzerland