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When travelling to Switzerland as a citizen of Austria, you must meet the following terms and requirements concerning visa, immigration procedures or maximum duration of stay.

Passport required

Nationals of Austria are allowed to enter with an expired normal passport. The passport is accepted when expired for a maximum of 5 years.
Nationals of Austria traveling without a passport must have a document accepted for entry, valid for the period of intended stay.

Passport Exemptions

Nationals of Austria with a national ID card.
Nationals of Austria with an emergency or temporary passport.



WARNING! In accordance with European Union (EU) Legislation, all minors who are nationals of Austria will be expected to hold their own passport or National ID Card (where applicable) when departing from Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Romania or a Schengen Member State [READ MORE].
All minors who are nationals of Austria are expected to hold their own travel document.

Additional Information

Nationals of Austria staying in Switzerland for more than 3 months must apply for a residence permit.
Geneva airport (GVA) is located by convention in Switzerland. [READ MORE]
> If final destination is France [READ MORE]
At Basle/Mulhouse/Freiburg (BSL), [READ MORE]

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