Public holidays and observances in Switzerland

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 Easter Sunday Observance
March 31 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
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 Restoration Day National holiday
December 31 Tuesday New Year's Eve Observance

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 Restoration Day National holiday
December 31 Wednesday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2026

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Thursday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Friday Berchtold Day Bank holiday
January 6 Tuesday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 1 Sunday Republic Day Public Holiday
March 19 Thursday Saint Joseph's Day Observance
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 29 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 2 Thursday Näfelser Fahrt Common Local holiday
April 3 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 5 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 6 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Friday May Day National holiday
May 14 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
May 24 Sunday Pentecost Christian holiday
May 25 Monday Pentecost Monday Common Local holiday
June 4 Thursday Corpus Christi Common Local holiday
June 21 Sunday June Solstice Season
June 23 Tuesday Jura Independence Day Common Local holiday
June 29 Monday St. Peter and St. Paul Common Local holiday
August 1 Saturday Swiss National Day National holiday
August 15 Saturday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 10 Thursday Jeune Genevois Common Local holiday
September 12 Saturday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 13 Sunday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 14 Monday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 20 Sunday Swiss federal fast Observance
September 21 Monday Federal Fast Monday Common Local holiday
September 22 Tuesday Mauritius Day Common Local holiday
September 23 Wednesday September equinox Season
September 25 Friday St. Nicholas of Flüe Common Local holiday
October 25 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
November 1 Sunday All Saints' Day Silent Day
December 8 Tuesday Immaculate Conception National holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 24 Thursday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Saturday St. Stephen's Day National holiday
December 31 Thursday Restoration Day National holiday
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2027

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Saturday Berchtold Day Bank holiday
January 6 Wednesday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 1 Monday Republic Day Public Holiday
March 19 Friday Saint Joseph's Day Observance
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
March 26 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
March 28 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
March 28 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
March 29 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 1 Thursday Näfelser Fahrt Common Local holiday
May 1 Saturday May Day National holiday
May 6 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
May 16 Sunday Pentecost Christian holiday
May 17 Monday Pentecost Monday Common Local holiday
May 27 Thursday Corpus Christi Common Local holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
June 23 Wednesday Jura Independence Day Common Local holiday
June 29 Tuesday St. Peter and St. Paul Common Local holiday
August 1 Sunday Swiss National Day National holiday
August 15 Sunday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 9 Thursday Jeune Genevois Common Local holiday
September 11 Saturday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 12 Sunday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 13 Monday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 19 Sunday Swiss federal fast Observance
September 20 Monday Federal Fast Monday Common Local holiday
September 22 Wednesday Mauritius Day Common Local holiday
September 23 Thursday September equinox Season
September 25 Saturday St. Nicholas of Flüe Common Local holiday
October 31 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
November 1 Monday All Saints' Day Silent Day
December 8 Wednesday Immaculate Conception National holiday
December 22 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Friday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Sunday St. Stephen's Day National holiday
December 31 Friday Restoration Day National holiday
December 31 Friday New Year's Eve Observance