Rega – Swiss Air-Rescue

Visit the Rega Centre

Visit Rega's headquarters at Zurich airport and experience the fascinating world of Rega close up.

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Visit one of our helicopter bases

Would you like to visit one of our regional helicopter bases? Find all the necessary information here.

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Event expert at work

Whenever Rega invites the public to take a look behind the scenes, for André Urech, project manager in the Events team, this means a lot of advance planning and organisation. Accompany him in his daily work.

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Visit the Rega Centre

Would you like to visit Rega’s headquarters at Zurich Airport with a group? Below you can find the most important information about our guided tours of the Rega Centre. 

PDF: Guided Tour Information

Programme

A guided tour lasts around two hours and offers the following programme:

  • Presentation on Rega
  • Inspection of the hangar with ambulance jets (if possible)
  • Inspection of helicopters undergoing maintenance
  • Visit to the Operations Centre
  • Rega film
 
Number of participantsMinimum 10, maximum 36 persons
Minimum age10 years. School classes and groups of young people must be accompanied by at least two adults.
Dates/TimesMonday–Friday, 3.15–5.15pm and 5.45-7.45pm
Bookings and contacts

Please book the desired date via our online reservations calendar. We recomment to reserve well in advance.

If you have any questions, you can contact us from Tuesday – Thursday, 10.00am – 12.00 noon & 2.00 – 5.00pm on Tel. +41 44 654 32 06 or e-mail: visits@­rega.ch

How to get there

Bus no. 736 from Zurich Airport to the last stop, «Rega».

There are car parking spaces available only after 5.00pm.
There are no parking spaces for tour buses or coaches, although access is permitted to allow passengers to get on/off.
Here you can find a map and directions on how to get to the Rega Center. 

CostsGuided tours are free of charge. However, if you cancel your tour less than one week before the booked date, an administration fee of CHF 170.00 plus VAT will be charged.
DonationsWould you like to support our work? Whether big or small – we are grateful for every single donation. Many thanks!
Special remarks 
  • The directions of the tour guides must be followed anytime.
  • In the event of a mission or unforeseen incident, tours can be delayed, postponed, discontinued or cancelled at short notice.
  • Animals are not permitted at the Rega Centre.
  • Unfortunately we are not able to provide any food or refreshments.
 

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Visit to a Rega helicopter base

Would you like to visit one of our regional helicopter bases? Find all the necessary information here.

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Find out here when you can experience Rega at an event or fair in your region. 

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