There are 24 officially recognized Public Holidays in Switzerland. Public Holiday is usually a non-working day during the current year and it is generally established by law.

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 DayNeujahrstag, Jour de l’an, Capodanno01. Jan. 2021🏛 National Holiday
EpiphanyOffenbarung, Épiphanie, Epifania06. Jan. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Republic Day (Neuchâtel)Tag der Republik, Jour de la République, Giorno della Repubblica01. Mar. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
St. Joseph’s DaySt. Josephs Tag, Saint Joseph, San Giuseppe19. Mar. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Good FridayKarfreitag, Bon vendredi, Buon venerdì02. Apr. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Näfelser Fahrt (Glarus)Näfelser Fahrt03. Apr. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Easter MondayOstermontag, Le lundi de Pâques, La pasquetta05. Apr. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Labour DayTag der Arbeit, Fête du Travail, Giorno lavorativo01. May. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Ascension DayHimmelfahrt, Ascension, Ascensione13. May. 2021🏛 National Holiday
Whit MondayPfingstmontag, lundi de Pentecôte, Lunedì di Pentecoste24. May. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Corpus ChristiFronleichnam, Fête-Dieu, Corpus Domini03. Jun. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Independence Day (Jura)Tag der Unabhängigkeit, Le jour de l’indépendance, Giorno dell’Indipendenza23. Jun. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Saints Peter and PaulHeilige Peter und Paul, Santi Pietro e Paolo29. Jun. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Swiss National DaySchweizer Nationalfeiertag, Fête Nationale Suisse, Festa nazionale Svizzera01. Aug. 2021🏛 National Holiday
Assumption of MaryMariä Himmelfahrt, Assomption, Assunzione15. Aug. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Jeûne genevois (Geneva)Jeûne genevois06. Sep. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Federal Day of Thanksgiving, Repentance and PrayerErntedankfest, Jour de Thanksgiving, Giorno del Ringraziamento19. Sep. 2021🏛 National Holiday
Lundi du Jeûne (Vaud)Lundi du Jeûne20. Sep. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Saint Nicholas of Flüe Day (Obwalden)Saint Nicholas of Flüe Day25. Sep. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
All Saint’s DayAllerheiligen, Toussaint, Giorno di Ognissanti01. Nov. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Immaculate ConceptionMariä Empfängnis, Conception Immaculée, Immacolata Concezione08. Dec. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
ChristmasWeihnachten, Noël, Natale25. Dec. 2021🏛 National Holiday
St. Stephen’s DaySt. Stephen’s Day, Santo Stefano26. Dec. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Restoration Day (Geneva)Wiederherstellungs tag, Jour de la restauration, Giorno del restauro31. Dec. 2021📍 Regional Holiday
Next holiday in Switzerland is Republic Day (Neuchâtel) (01. Mar. 2021)