& Transport in Geneva
Transportation & Reach
Geneva is the major financial center of Switzerland. The city is visited by
travelers from all over the world. Geneva is also sometimes known as a city
of fairs and conventions. The city has a very well developed infrastructure.
The Transport system in the city is hustle free. The city is easily
accessible from all parts of the world through its international airport.
Getting around the city is very convenient. The city of Geneva is ranked
among the cities having high standard of living. The city has a highly
developed public transportation system.
Geneva airport is has numerous flights to Europe. There are two daily
trans-Atlantic flights, one from New York, JFK on Swiss and one from Newark
on Continental. The airport is equipped with world class facilities. It also
has a bank with ATMs. The airport is very near to the city center and is
easily accessible from all common modes of transport.
Swiss Federal Railways operate trains not only within Switzerland but also
international trains to Venice and Paris. The main train terminus is
Cornavin Station (Gare Cornavin). The trains of the French SNCF network also
Local Transportation of Geneva:
Taxis plying in the city of Geneva usually charge a lot. One
can find a taxi from any destination and to any destination in Geneva.
Geneva's tram system is very well developed. There is no Metro
system in the city thus the Tram becomes an important mode of traveling.
There are both normal buses and trolley buses covering all parts
of the city. Buses are comfortable and not crowded.
Hotels & Accommodation
Geneva offers a range of hotels to its visitors. The city is a major
commercial hub in Switzerland. The city hosts numerous events throughout the
year. The city thus is flocked with tourists as well as business travelers.
The city has something to offer to everyone. World class deluxe hotels are
in abundance in the city. Most of the hotels are located near the major
tourist attractions of Geneva and can be easily reached by all common means
Recommended hotels for your stay in Geneva
|Hotels of Geneva
||$200 and below