Switzerland Public Holidays

Public Holidays in Switzerland 2024

There are 14 officially recognized holidays in Switzerland (11 Public Holidays, 3 Observance Holidays)

Public holidays are days of celebration where countries celebrate important historical or religious events. In some cases, there are public holidays which are celebrated exclusively in certain region of the country.
NameNative NameDateType
New Year's Day
Neujahr01 Jan 2024
Maundy ThursdayGründonnerstag28 Mar 2024
Good Friday
Karfreitag29 Mar 2024
Easter Sunday
Ostersonntag31 Mar 2024
Easter Monday
Ostermontag01 Apr 2024
Ascension Day
Auffahrt09 May 2024
Mother's Day
Muttertag12 May 2024
Pfingstsonntag19 May 2024
Whit Monday
Pfingstmontag20 May 2024
VätertagVätertag02 Jun 2024
BundesfeiertagBundesfeiertag01 Aug 2024
Federal Day of Thanksgiving, Repentance and PrayerEidg. Dank-, Buss- und Bettag15 Sep 2024
Christmas Day
Weihnachtstag25 Dec 2024
Boxing Day
Stephanstag26 Dec 2024