41 is the country calling code for Switzerland.
Switzerland is a country on the continent of Europe. The capital city of Switzerland is Bern.
How to Call Switzerland from the UK
To call a telephone number in Switzerland from the UK:
- Dial the international call prefix. For calls from the UK this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
- Dial the country code for Switzerland - 41.
- Dial the number of the person/business, omitting the first zero if there is one.
When calling Switzerland from the UK, please note there is a time difference between Switzerland and the UK.
The time right now in Switzerland is . The date is .
The current time in the UK is . The date is .
The time difference between Switzerland and UK (United Kingdom) is 1 hour.
The currency used in Switzerland is the Swiss franc (CHF).
The current exchange rates between the Swiss franc and the British pound (CHF to GBP, GBP to CHR) are:
- 1 Swiss franc (CHF) = 0.8395 GBP
- 1 British pound (GBP) = 1.191 CHF
Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .
Switzerland – Facts and Figures
According to data from the World Bank, the population of Switzerland in recent years is:
- 2018 - 8,513,227
- 2017 - 8,451,840
- 2016 - 8,373,338
- 2015 - 8,282,396
- 2014 - 8,188,649
- 2013 - 8,089,346
Useful information about Switzerland
- Two-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-2): CH
- Three-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-3): CHE
- Region: Europe
- Capital: Bern
- Area: 41,284 square km
- Language(s): German, French, Italian
- Borders: Austria, France, Italy, Liechtenstein, Germany
Map of Switzerland
The location of Switzerland is shown on the map below.