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Geneva - Introduction

TPG ( Geneva transport ) / Geneva Airport / CFF ( Swiss trains services ) / City of Geneva / State of Geneva / Office du Tourisme / CGN ( Swiss boats )


Bus Transportation

IMPORTANT ! Free bus and tram tickets are available for travellers arriving at Geneva airport. A ticket machine dispensing free tickets is in the luggage collection area, on the left just before going through customs. The ticket is valid for 80 minutes in all of Geneva.

 

Geneva Transport Card available in hotels: If you are staying at a hotel, the establishment will offer you the "Geneva Transport Card" that allows you to use public transport in Geneva free of charge during your stay. More information

From Geneva Cointrin airport to Geneva Cornavin train station - Bus no. 10 (runs every few minutes). It is also possible to take a train from the airport to the train station.

From Geneva Cointrin airport to IEC Central Office (stop: Place des Nations) - Bus no. 5 (runs every few minutes) or bus 28 (runs every 20 minutes).

From Geneva Cornavin train station to IEC Central Office - Bus no. 5 (stop: Varembé), bus no. 8 (stop UIT) and tramways no. 13 and 15 (stop Sismondi or Nations) (run every few minutes).

If you are not staying in a hotel, you must purchase a ticket from the machines located at the bus stops before getting on to the bus. You will need change (single tickets cost CHF 3.50). The drivers do not sell tickets. Tickets give unlimited access to the bus and tram network for 1 hour. Consider using a day pass (carte journalière). You can also purchase pre-paid cards, called "cart@bonus", which allow you to obtain tickets without the need for small change. Further information from the transportation company, TPG.


Taxis

Cost from airport to IEC Central Office or Geneva Cornavin station: around CHF 30.-


Walking

It will take you approximately 15 minutes to walk from Geneva, Cornavin station to the IEC CO.