Time difference with Switzerland
- 5 h / - 6 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 end of stay, return or onward travel ticket and proof of sufficient funds for stays up to 3 months.
Swiss Embassy / Consulate
Port of Spain, 70 Dundonald Street
Tel. +1 868 623 7816 / +1 868 627 7226
8.00 - 14.00/15.00 h (Mon - Thu)
8.00 - 13.00 h and 15.00 - 17.00 h (Fri)
8.00/9.00 - 19.00/20.00 h (Mon - Sat)
International driver's license required.
CH sticker and breakdown triangle mandatory.
Vaccination against yellow fever, diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis A, polio and measles recommended.
High crime rate in Port of Spain: pickpockets and purse snatching.
Special legal regulations
Take customary safety precautions and avoid nighttime driving.
Walking the streets after nightfall is not advised.
Do not carry valuables (watches, jewelry, expensive cameras, etc.) on you.
Wearing military style clothing is illegal.
Very strict laws to fight illegal drugs.
For current travel informations visit also http://www.eda.admin.ch/