Emergency assistance while abroad

Unexpected things can happen when we travel. You could fall ill, for example, have your wallet stolen or run into severe weather. Our travel assistance provider, International SOS, offers a 24-hour hotline that you can call for emergency assistance.



For emergency assistance on the EPFL campus, visit our homepage.



Using our travel assistance program

Our travel assistance program is designed to help you stay healthy and safe while you’re on an EPFL business or educational trip.

Travel risk map

Consult our risk map in order to obtain information on your destination.

Download the International SOS app

The International SOS app for smartphones lets you plan your trip easily, receive customized travel alerts and contact an assistance center at any time of day or night.