French Connections

Geneva airport covers 340 hectares (840 acres), it is located 5 kilometres (3 miles) north of Geneva. The airport is situated between 2 countries, part of the airport is in Switzerland and part in France.

More than 60 airlines depart from the airport which has more than 80 destinations.

The main Swiss sector of the airport is accessible from the N1 airport motorway. From France, take the A40 (motorway) to the border and then the N1. 

To avoid Swiss territory entirely: drive directly to the French sector via Ferney-Voltaire, near Collonges on the D-984; at Ferney-Voltaire, follow the signs for Geneva and, just before Swiss customs, take the road on the right to the airport French sector.


5 kilometres (3 miles) from Geneva City Centre

Public Transport

  • Taxi: Can be pre-booked (+33 141 33), the journey time from Geneva centre to the airport is around 15 minutes
  • Train: There are 3 or 4 trains an hour from Geneva Airport station to Geneva town centre, the journey time is about 7 minutes. The airport rail station is close to the terminal and you can walk from the Arrivals and Departures, you just need to follow the signs.
  • Bus: There are a number of bus services from Genva Airport to Geneva. Bus stops are located on Arrivals and Departures levels.
  • Aero Ski bus: Connects French ski resorts to the airport, you can get more informations at the "Acceuil France" counter in the French sector of the Airport
  • Aero-Express Geneva: It is a shuttle coach service which links the airport to Grenoble, Chambery and Lyon. You need to reserve in advance.


PO BOX 100 - CH 1215 Geneva 15

General Facilities

You will find a wide range of different shops:

  • Duty Free
  • Photo
  • Press
  • Souvenir......

There are also, Banks, Post Office, Dry Cleaning, Travel Agency, 1st Class Businees Lounge, Bars and Restaurants, Snacks and Tea-Rooms

Disabled passengers: Public areas and car parks are fully accessible for wheelchair, various car parks at the Airport have spaces reserved for the disabled. Assistance is available for passengers with disabilities (it is recommended that passengers contact their airline in advance).

Contact Details


+4122 717 71 11

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Airports Serviced

Aberdeen (ABZ):Flyglobespan
Belfast (BFS):EasyJet
Birmingham (BHX):BmiBaby,Flybe, // Bournmouth (BOH):Easyjet
Bristol (BRS):Easyjet,Excel, // Cardiff (CWL):BmiBaby
Doncaster (DSA):Thompsonfly
Dublin (DUB):Aer Lingus
East Midlands (EMA):BmiBaby,Easyjet, // Edinburgh (GLA):EasyJet,Flyglobespan, // Leeds Bradford (LBA):Jet2
Liverpool (LPL):Easyjet
London City (LCY):AirFrance,BA,Swiss // London Gatwick (LGW):BA,Brussels Airlines,Easyjet // London Heathrow (LHR):BA
London Luton (LTN):Easyjet
London Stansted (STN):Easyjet
Manchester (MAN):BmiBaby,BMI Charter,Jet2 // Newcastle (NCL):EasyJet
Newquay (NQY):Flybe
Southampton (SOU):Flybe

Travel Options