Public holidays and observances in Switzerland

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Sunday Berchtold Day Bank holiday
January 6 Thursday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 1 Tuesday Republic Day Public Holiday
March 19 Saturday Saint Joseph's Day Observance
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
March 27 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 7 Thursday Näfelser Fahrt Common Local holiday
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 17 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 18 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 25 Monday Sechseläuten Observance
May 1 Sunday May Day National holiday
May 26 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 5 Sunday Pentecost Christian holiday
June 6 Monday Pentecost Monday Common Local holiday
June 16 Thursday Corpus Christi Common Local holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
June 23 Thursday Jura Independence Day Common Local holiday
June 29 Wednesday St. Peter and St. Paul Common Local holiday
August 1 Monday Swiss National Day National holiday
August 15 Monday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 8 Thursday Jeune Genevois Common Local holiday
September 10 Saturday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 11 Sunday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 12 Monday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 18 Sunday Swiss federal fast Observance
September 19 Monday Federal Fast Monday Common Local holiday
September 22 Thursday Mauritius Day Common Local holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
September 25 Sunday St. Nicholas of Flüe Common Local holiday
October 30 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
November 1 Tuesday All Saints' Day Silent Day
December 8 Thursday Immaculate Conception National holiday
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Saturday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Monday St. Stephen's Day National holiday
December 31 Saturday New Year's Eve Observance
December 31 Saturday Restoration Day National holiday

Year 2023

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Sunday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Monday Berchtold Day Bank holiday
January 6 Friday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 1 Wednesday Republic Day Public Holiday
March 19 Sunday Saint Joseph's Day Observance
March 20 Monday March equinox Season
March 26 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 6 Thursday Näfelser Fahrt Common Local holiday
April 7 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 9 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 10 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 17 Monday Sechseläuten Observance
May 1 Monday May Day National holiday
May 18 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
May 28 Sunday Pentecost Christian holiday
May 29 Monday Pentecost Monday Common Local holiday
June 8 Thursday Corpus Christi Common Local holiday
June 21 Wednesday June Solstice Season
June 23 Friday Jura Independence Day Common Local holiday
June 29 Thursday St. Peter and St. Paul Common Local holiday
August 1 Tuesday Swiss National Day National holiday
August 15 Tuesday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 7 Thursday Jeune Genevois Common Local holiday
September 9 Saturday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 10 Sunday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 11 Monday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 17 Sunday Swiss federal fast Observance
September 18 Monday Federal Fast Monday Common Local holiday
September 22 Friday Mauritius Day Common Local holiday
September 23 Saturday September equinox Season
September 25 Monday St. Nicholas of Flüe Common Local holiday
October 29 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
November 1 Wednesday All Saints' Day Silent Day
December 8 Friday Immaculate Conception National holiday
December 22 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Sunday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Monday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Tuesday St. Stephen's Day National holiday
December 31 Sunday New Year's Eve Observance
December 31 Sunday Restoration Day National holiday

Year 2024

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Tuesday Berchtold Day Bank holiday
January 6 Saturday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 1 Friday Republic Day Public Holiday
March 19 Tuesday Saint Joseph's Day Observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 29 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
March 31 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
March 31 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 1 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 4 Thursday Näfelser Fahrt Common Local holiday
April 15 Monday Sechseläuten Observance
May 1 Wednesday May Day National holiday
May 9 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
May 19 Sunday Pentecost Christian holiday
May 20 Monday Pentecost Monday Common Local holiday
May 30 Thursday Corpus Christi Common Local holiday
June 20 Thursday June Solstice Season
June 23 Sunday Jura Independence Day Common Local holiday
June 29 Saturday St. Peter and St. Paul Common Local holiday
August 1 Thursday Swiss National Day National holiday
August 15 Thursday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 5 Thursday Jeune Genevois Common Local holiday
September 7 Saturday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 8 Sunday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 9 Monday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 15 Sunday Swiss federal fast Observance
September 16 Monday Federal Fast Monday Common Local holiday
September 22 Sunday September equinox Season
September 22 Sunday Mauritius Day Common Local holiday
September 25 Wednesday St. Nicholas of Flüe Common Local holiday
October 27 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
November 1 Friday All Saints' Day Silent Day
December 8 Sunday Immaculate Conception National holiday
December 21 Saturday December Solstice Season
December 24 Tuesday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday St. Stephen's Day National holiday
December 31 Tuesday New Year's Eve Observance
December 31 Tuesday Restoration Day National holiday

Year 2025

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Thursday Berchtold Day Bank holiday
January 6 Monday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 1 Saturday Republic Day Public Holiday
March 19 Wednesday Saint Joseph's Day Observance
March 20 Thursday March equinox Season
March 30 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 3 Thursday Näfelser Fahrt Common Local holiday
April 18 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 20 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 21 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 28 Monday Sechseläuten Observance
May 1 Thursday May Day National holiday
May 29 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 8 Sunday Pentecost Christian holiday
June 9 Monday Pentecost Monday Common Local holiday
June 19 Thursday Corpus Christi Common Local holiday
June 21 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 23 Monday Jura Independence Day Common Local holiday
June 29 Sunday St. Peter and St. Paul Common Local holiday
August 1 Friday Swiss National Day National holiday
August 15 Friday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 11 Thursday Jeune Genevois Common Local holiday
September 13 Saturday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 14 Sunday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 15 Monday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 21 Sunday Swiss federal fast Observance
September 22 Monday September equinox Season
September 22 Monday Federal Fast Monday Common Local holiday
September 22 Monday Mauritius Day Common Local holiday
September 25 Thursday St. Nicholas of Flüe Common Local holiday
October 26 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
November 1 Saturday All Saints' Day Silent Day
December 8 Monday Immaculate Conception National holiday
December 21 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 24 Wednesday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Thursday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Friday St. Stephen's Day National holiday
December 31 Wednesday New Year's Eve Observance
December 31 Wednesday Restoration Day National holiday