Finding accommodation in Switzerland can take some time. Therefore you should allow sufficient time for this.

Most owners require proof of liability insurance and payment of a deposit (up to a maximum of three months). In addition to the rent there will be additional costs such as electricity, water, heating, telephone / internet, BILLAG (national radio rate and TV) and cable TV.

Indicative costs

Rent studio apartment: CHF 800.-
Room in apartment: CHF 650.-
Rent apartment 50 sqm: from CHF 1200.-

Prices are approximate and may vary depending on the place. Usually, rents in remote areas have lower prices than urban centers.