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Provisions relating to entry into Switzerland / Italy

Protection measures vary according to the country concerned, the reason for the trip and the place of residence.

It is the customer's responsibility to find out about local regulations before travelling.
The Vigezzina-Centovalli Railway does not assume any responsibility in the event of refusal of entry into the foreign country.

Type of travel Negative test (< 48h) Form to be filled in More information
Entering Switzerland from Italy No for those entering by train NO UFSP
Entry into Italy from Switzerland
WITH GreenPass
NO yes, with the following exceptions:
  • travel within 60 km, within 48 hours
  • transit from Switzerland to Switzerland with a maximum stay in Italy of 36 hours
  • travel for study, work
Link for filling out the form.  
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Entry into Italy from Switzerland
WITHOUT GreenPass
yes, with the following exceptions:
  • travel within 60 km, within 48 hours
  • transit from Switzerland to Switzerland with a maximum stay in Italy of 36 hours
  • travel for study, work
yes, with the following exceptions:
  • travel within 60 km, within 48 hours
  • transit from Switzerland to Switzerland with a maximum stay in Italy of 36 hours
  • travel for study, work
Link for filling out the form.  
Safe travel

Exceptions

A negative test is not required for persons who travel no further than 60 km from their residence, domicile or home and whose stay in Italy does not exceed 24 hours, provided that no Covid 19 symptoms occur and subject to the reporting obligations under the Decree of the President of the Council of Ministers of 2 March 2021 and Article 3 of the Decree of the Minister of Health of 14 May 2021 (digital tracking form or alternatively self-declaration).

Negative test and Covid certificate are not required in the following cases

  1. Cross-border commuters
  2. Study and business trips
  3. Transit from Switzerland to Switzerland (with entry and exit from Italy within 36 hours)

So we protect ourselves on public transport

Protection measures change according to the referred national territory