May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Bern from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. Prices for May average R9 755 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R8 162. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 14% on your journey compared to booking in May
It’s optimal to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Bern at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 29% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.
Leaving on a Friday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 107% on the overall cost on flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Bern.
To save on the cost of your flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Bern, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 20% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R10 096 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R12 198.
If you book a flight to Bern from Johannesburg OR Tambo, you will be flying to Belp, which is the city’s only airport. Belp (BRN) is located 5,9 km from the centre of Bern. There are 0 flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Belp per day from 2 different airlines.
Flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Belp have been viewed 34 times in the past calendar month.
Emirates, Etihad Airways and SWISS are the most popular airlines when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Bern.
If you have been vaccinated, you can either show a Swiss COVID Certificate, EU Digital COVID Certificate, or a certificate that is compatible with the EU Digital Covid Certificate. Travelers who have been vaccinated abroad with a vaccine approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and who are resident in or traveling to Switzerland are able to obtain a Swiss COVID certificate. This means that travelers who have been vaccinated abroad or have recovered abroad, such as tourists, can also participate in social activities in Switzerland. The documents can be submitted electronically.
You will be issued with the COVID certificate on the application on paper or as a PDF document with a QR code. With the COVID Certificate app, you can host your COVID certificate on your mobile device.
If you are unvaccinated, you must have a test, and if the result is negative you can then be issued with a COVID certificate. Your personal details on the COVID certificate should correspond with those in your passport or on your ID card.
Only travelers with a valid vaccination and recovery certificate are able to go inside restaurants, cultural, sporting, and leisure venues and attend indoor events (2G). To provide additional protection, masks must also be worn in these settings, and food and drink may only be consumed while seated.
In settings where masks cannot be worn, such as brass band practice, or where it is not possible to eat or drink while seated, such as at bars and discos, admission will be limited to vaccinated or recovered persons who also present a negative COVID-19 test result (2G+). People who within the last 4 months have been fully vaccinated received a booster, or recovered from COVID-19 do not have to take a further test.
Visitor Visa - To visit Switzerland for Business or Tourism, you require a visa.
A paper or embassy visa is the only type of visa available for visitors. Typically the visa is a stamp or sticker added to your passport. You must submit your application through the consulate or local visa center.
Returning to Johannesburg OR Tambo from Belp
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Belp must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg OR Tambo.
Visitors from Belp are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg OR Tambo.