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Switzerland Public Holidays 2018

This page contains a national calendar of all 2018 public holidays. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

DateDayHolidayCantons
1 JanMonNew Year's DayNational
2 JanTueSaint Berchtold's DayNational except AR, AI, BL,
BS, GE, GR, NW, SZ,
SG, TI, UR & VS
6 JanSatEpiphanyGR, LU, SZ, TI &
UR
1 MarThuRepublic DayNE
19 MarMonSt Joseph's DayGR, LU, NW, SO, SZ,
TI, UR & VS
30 MarFriGood FridayNational except TI & VS
2 AprMonEaster MondayNational except VS
1 MayTueLabour DayBL, BS, FR, JU, LU,
NE, SH, SO, TG, TI
& ZH
10 MayThuAscension DayNational
20 MaySunWhit SundayNational
21 MayMonWhit MondayNational except VS
31 MayThuCorpus ChristiNational except AR, BL, BS,
BE, GE, GL, NE, SH,
SG, TG, VD & ZH
29 JunFriSt Peter and St PaulGR & TI
1 AugWedNational DayNational
15 AugWedAssumption DayAG, AI, FR, JU, LU,
NW, OW, SO, SZ, TI,
UR, VS & ZG
6 SepThuJeûne genevoisGE
16 SepSunFederal Fast DayNational except GE
17 SepMonDay after the Federal FastBE, NE & VD
1 NovThuAll Saints' DayNational except AR, BL, BS,
BE, GE, GR, NE, SH,
TG, VD & ZH
8 DecSatImmaculate ConceptionAG, AI, FR, GR, LU,
NW, OW, SO, SZ, TI,
UR, VS & ZG
25 DecTueChristmas DayNational
26 DecWedSt Stephen's DayNational except GE, JU, NE,
VS & VD
31 DecMonRestoration DayGE