Switzerland Country Code +41

Country calling code +41

Alpha-2 Code CH

Alpha-3 Code CHE

About Switzerland

Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a country situated in the confluence of Western, Central, and Southern Europe. It is a federal republic composed of 26 cantons, with federal authorities seated in Bern. Switzerland is a landlocked country bordered by Italy to the south, France to the west, Germany to the north, and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east. It is geographically divided among the Swiss Plateau, the Alps, and the Jura, spanning a total area of 41,285 km2 (15,940 sq mi), and land area of 39,997 km2 (15,443 sq mi). While the Alps occupy the greater part of the territory, the Swiss population of approximately 8.5 million is concentrated mostly on the plateau, where the largest cities are located, among them the two global cities and economic centres of Zürich and Geneva...

Switzerland Statistics

  • LAT/LONG: 46°48'55"N / 8°13'28"E
  • CAPITAL: Berne
  • POPULATION: 8,635,915
  • AREA: 39,516 Km2
  • GDP: $678,965,423,322
  • TELEPHONES: 4,382,000
  • INTERNET HOSTS: 5,301,000
  • INTERNET USERS: 6,152,000

How to Call Switzerland from the US (or Canada)

Trying to call Switzerland from the U.S. (or Canada)? These simple dialing directions will help you:

  • First dial 011, the U.S. (or Canada) exit code.
  • Next dial 41, the country code for Switzerland.
  • Then dial the area code (1–3 digits — please see a sample calling code list below)
  • and finally the phone number (5–7 digits).

Travel in Switzerland

  • LANGUAGES: German (official) 64.9%, French (official) 22.6%, Italian (official) 8.3%, Serbo-Croatian 2.5%, Albanian 2.6%, Portuguese 3.4%, Spanish 2.2%, English 4.6%, Romansch (official) 0.5%, other 5.1%
  • CURRENCY: Franc (CHF)

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