Country codes Switzerland

ISO 3166-1 2 letter

CH

ISO 3166-1 3 letter

CHE

Internet TLD

.ch

Phone calling code

41

Large airports

2

Medium airports

12

Small airports

44

Heliports

17

Total airports

75

Largest airports in Switzerland

There are 2 large airports in Switzerland.

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
LSGG GVA Geneva Airport Large airport Geneva
LSZH ZRH Zürich Airport Large airport Zurich

Airport codes in Switzerland

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
LSMA Alpnach Air Base Medium airport Alpnach
LSZB BRN Bern Airport Medium airport Bern
LSMD Dübendorf Air Base Medium airport Zurich
LSME EML Emmen Air Base Medium airport Emmen
LSGG GVA Geneva Airport Large airport Geneva
LSZG ZHI Grenchen Airport Medium airport Grenchen
LSGC Les Eplatures Airport Medium airport La Chaux-de-Fonds
LSZA LUG Lugano Airport Medium airport Lugano
LSMF Mollis Airport Medium airport Mollis
LSMP Payerne Air Base Medium airport Payerne
LSZS SMV Samedan Airport Medium airport Samedan
LSGS SIR Sion Airport Medium airport Sion
LSZR ACH St Gallen Altenrhein Airport Medium airport Altenrhein
LSZH ZRH Zürich Airport Large airport Zurich

About Switzerland

Switzerland (native name: Schweiz) is a country located in Western Europe. In total, the population of the country reaches 8.3 million inhabitants. Its capital is Bern.

The international country code of Switzerland is CH or CHE. Neighbouring countries are Austria, France, Italy and Germany.

The common languages in Switzerland are German(Deutsch), French(français) and Italian(Italiano).
The only officially used currency is Swiss franc. If you want to exchange money, check the current value of the Swiss franc with the value of your local currency at the money exchange office.

There are 2 large, 12 medium and about 44 small airports in Switzerland.

Travel to Switzerland

Tourism

If you need more tourist information we can advise you to buy a guide for Switzerland

Health

No vaccinations are required.

Tap water

The tap water in Switzerland is safe to drink straight from the tap.

Weather

The historical average temperature lies between -0.3°C (January) and 16.2°C (July).

Emergency

When travelling abroad keep in mind that the response times and services available on the other end of the call may be different than those in your own country.

Police
117
Ambulance
144
Fire departmemt
118

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Car rental

Rent a car in Switzerland

Find a rental car at your destination airport to make the most out of your trip to Switzerland.

When traveling abroad, we mostly have a limited amount of time to experience the beautiful sights and activities and often end up we really want to do. Renting a car lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in Switzerland quickly and hassle-free.

Car rental services often include a GPS system, providing you with the perfect opportunity to explore the country without getting lost. You can drive wherever you want to go.

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Rent an RV in Switzerland

A camper or RV will give you unlimited freedom so you can determine your own route and go wherever you want to go. It's especially perfect because you have the comfort of your own accommodation and kitchenette with you.

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Travel insurance

Travel insurance for your trip to Switzerland

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