Embassy of Qatar in Bern, Switzerland
Embassy of Qatar in Bern, Switzerland located at c/o Hotel Schweizerhof, Bahnhofplatz 11. View larger location map, get driving directions to the Embassy of Qatar or view address, phone, fax, email, office hours, official website, consular services, visa types, and head of mission (HOM).
Embassy Addressc/o Hotel Schweizerhof, Bahnhofplatz 11
- +41 031 313 7282, +41 031 313 7209
- +41 031 313 7300, +41 031 313 7104
- [email protected]
- Monday to Friday: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
The following is a brief listing of services that are offered at Embassy of Qatar in Bern, Switzerland.
- Process passport applications
- Process visa applications
- Notarize certain documents
- Legalization of documents
- Issuing emergency travel documents
- Police Clearance Certificate (PCC)
- Certificate of good conduct
Head of Mission
Mohammad Jeham Al-kuwari, Ambassador
Common Visa Types
Citizens of qualified countries may be able to travel to Qatar without a visa. The most common types of Qatar visas are the following.
- Tourist visa (upon and before arrival)
- Tourist visa through employer
- Tourist visa through Qatar Airways or Hotels
- Joint tourist visa – for visiting Qatar and Oman
- 72-hour business visa
- Business visa
- Investor visa
- Work visa
- Family visit visa
- Family residence visa
- GCC resident visit visa
- Transit visa
Other visa types
- Newborn visa
- Education residence visa
- Real estate visa
- Return visa
- Return visa (in case of passport loss)
- Official visa
Citizens of more than 80 countries may travel to UAE for a period of 30 days or 90 days without a visa, depending on their nationality. Before you travel to Qatar, make sure your passport is valid for the minimum required period, check visa requirements and make sure you have a valid visa if needed.
90 days visit eligibility
Holders of passports issued by the following countries or regions are visa exempt for visits to Qatar up to 90 days: Antigua and Barbuda, Armenia, Austria, Bahamas, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Seychelles, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine.
30 days visit eligibility
Holders of passports issued by the following countries or regions are visa exempt for visits to Qatar up to 30 days: Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, Georgia, Guyana, Hong Kong - China, Indonesia, Ireland, Japan, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Maldives, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, North Macedonia, New Zealand, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Russia, San Marino, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Suriname, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Vatican City, Venezuela
GCC citizens (Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates) may obtain a GCC Resident visit visa on arrival in Qatar.
Visa on arrival
Citizens of India, Iran, Macau, Pakistan and Taiwan can obtain a visa on arrival, valid for a stay period up to 30 days in Qatar.
Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA)
Individuals who are not eligible for visa-free entry, but hold a residence permits or visas from either Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the Schengen countries, UK, USA or the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council can obtain an Electronic Travel Authorisation for up to 30 days.
Online Tourist Visa
Individuals who are not eligible for visa-free entry or ETA can apply for a Tourist Visa online through Qatar Airways' website.
Besides Embassy of Qatar in Bern, Switzerland Qatar also has 1 representation in the following city of Switzerland:
- Geneva (Permanent Mission)
Diplomatic missions of Qatar in neighbouring countries/regions of Switzerland:
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This page was last edited on 09 January 2022, at 10:51 AM (EST).