Travel Health Guide

Switzerland

Picturesque landscapes and mountain views. Indulge in the local customs and chocolates of this beautiful country, from the bustling city of Geneva to the magnificent villages of the Swiss Alps.

Travel Health Guide

Switzerland

Picturesque landscapes and mountain views. Indulge in the local customs and chocolates of this beautiful country, from the bustling city of Geneva to the magnificent villages of the Swiss Alps.

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Switzerland Travel Checklist

At Runway, we're looking to empower the traveler with information, resources and access to prescription travel medication. Runway Health Guides are compiled from government sources, local authorities and vetted by a team of licensed travel physicians. From vaccine requirements to medication recommendations, here’s everything you need to know.

Vaccine Entry Requirements For Switzerland


COVID-19


Requirements for COVID-19 vaccinations change regularly. For the latest travel requirements, please refer to this interactive map developed by our friends at Sherpa.

Most travelers get these

when traveling from the US to Switzerland

Vaccines

Covid 19
Childhood Vaccinations

  • Chickenpox
  • Diphtheria – Tetanus – Pertussis
  • Flu (Influenza)
  • Measles – Mumps – Rubella (MMR)
  • Polio
  • Shingles
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B

Medications

Altitude Sickness Medication

as Switzerland is a very mountainous country and altitude sickness is commonly experienced among people visiting the traditional highlights above 8,000ft, such as Zurich, Lucerne, Berne, & Zermatt. Consider traveling with medication for altitude sickness as symptoms set in within the first 6-24 hours.

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Some travelers get these

when traveling from the US to Switzerland

Vaccines

Tick-borne Encephalitis

is prevalent throughout Europe. If traveling in woodland habitats, vaccination may be considered. All travelers should follow measures to avoid tick bites, such as applying bug and tick repellant regularly.

Medications

Traveler’s Diarrhea Antibiotics

to alleviate an intestinal infection resulting from eating or drinking contaminated food or water. It is the most common travel-related illness and can occur anywhere, but the highest-risk destinations are in Asia, Africa, Mexico, Central and South America, and the Middle East.

Motion Sickness Medication

will ensure your travels by air, land or sea are more enjoyable without nausea and dizziness tagging along.

Travel Checklist

At Runway, we're looking to empower the traveler with information, resources and access to prescription travel medication. Runway Health Guides are compiled from government sources, local authorities and vetted by a team of licensed travel physicians. From vaccine requirements to medication recommendations, here’s everything you need to know.

COVID-19

Requirements for COVID-19 vaccinations change regularly. For the latest travel requirements, please refer to this interactive map developed by our friends at Sherpa.

when traveling from the US to Switzerland

Vaccines

Covid 19
Childhood Vaccinations

  • Chickenpox
  • Diphtheria – Tetanus – Pertussis
  • Flu (Influenza)
  • Measles – Mumps – Rubella (MMR)
  • Polio
  • Shingles
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B

Medications

Altitude Sickness Medication

as Switzerland is a very mountainous country and altitude sickness is commonly experienced among people visiting the traditional highlights above 8,000ft, such as Zurich, Lucerne, Berne, & Zermatt. Consider traveling with medication for altitude sickness as symptoms set in within the first 6-24 hours.

when traveling from the US to Switzerland

Vaccines

Tick-borne Encephalitis

is prevalent throughout Europe. If traveling in woodland habitats, vaccination may be considered. All travelers should follow measures to avoid tick bites, such as applying bug and tick repellant regularly.

Medications

Traveler’s Diarrhea Antibiotics

to alleviate an intestinal infection resulting from eating or drinking contaminated food or water. It is the most common travel-related illness and can occur anywhere, but the highest-risk destinations are in Asia, Africa, Mexico, Central and South America, and the Middle East.

Motion Sickness Medication

will ensure your travels by air, land or sea are more enjoyable without nausea and dizziness tagging along.

This guide is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute providing medical advice, nor is the information a substitute for professional medical expertise or treatment.

This guide is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute providing medical advice, nor is the information a substitute for professional medical expertise or treatment.

This guide is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute providing medical advice, nor is the information a substitute for professional medical expertise or treatment.

This guide is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute providing medical advice, nor is the information a substitute for professional medical expertise or treatment.

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