The Consulate of The Bahamas
The Representative offices of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas in Switzerland
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Registrar General

Ministry of Health

Swiss Passports

Swiss Nationals do not require a Visa to visit The Bahamas. A Passport with six months validity from the date of departure from The Bahamas is required.


Requirements for all visitors to The Bahamas:
A valid passport with six (6) months validity from the date of departure from The Bahamas as well as

  • A return or onward ticket if flying by commercial carrier*
  • Passengers travelling by commercial cruise ships should have their travel vouchers or passbooks*
  • A confirmed hotel booking or letter of invitation if residing at a private address in The Bahamas

*including visas or entry permits for the country on your outbound journey.

Please be advised, that you may be denied entry to The Bahamas if your departure from the Bahamas cannot be guaranteed. Please ensure you are in possession of a valid visa and entry documentation for the country you will be travelling to on your outbound journey.

United States of America pre-clearance facilities are available at Nassau Lynden Pindling International Airport LPIA. Please contact  the nearest US Embassy for further details regarding near-shore US Customs and Border Protection.

Please view the Vaccination requirements for entry to The Bahamas.

Webpage-Link to the Swiss Government passport information: