Time difference with Switzerland
6-8 h / - 7-9 h during our summer time
Country code for calling Switzerland
00 41 (disregard '0' preceding Swiss area codes)
110/120 volt / adapter required
Travel documents for Swiss citizens
Passport still valid 6 months or more after arrival, return or onward travel ticket and proof of sufficient funds for stays up to 180 days.
Mandatory tourist card issued by the airline.
The tourists cards given with the entry are essential to leave the country.
Swiss Embassy / Consulate
Mexico DF, Torre Optima, piso 11, Paseo de las Palmas Nr. 405, Lomas de Chapultepec
Tel. +52 55 91 78 43 70
8.30/9.00 - 17.00 h (Mon - Fri)
9.00 - 20.00 h (Mon - Sat)
Swiss driver's license accepted for car rentals if obtained at least 1 year previously, varies by rental company.
International driver's licence recommended.
CH sticker and breakdown triangle mandatory.
Blood alcohol limit: 0.8 ‰.
Do not drink tap water.
Mosquito protection advised.
Risk of dengue fever.
Minimum risk of malaria.
Vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis A, polio and measles recommended.
This country is in an active earthquake zone.
Exercise utmost caution and ask a local or local authorities about the current situation.
Observe elementary safety precautions.
Relatively high crime rate, especially in the cities.
Do not carry valuables (watches, jewelry, expensive cameras, etc.) on you.
Avoid demonstrations and large crowds.
For current travel informations visit also http://www.eda.admin.ch/