Geneva Airport railway station

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IC train departing Gare de Genève-Aéroport.jpg
An IC train departing from the station
Location 1218 Grand-Saconnex
Coordinates 46°13′57″N 6°06′43″E / 46.23250°N 6.11194°E / 46.23250; 6.11194Coordinates: 46°13′57″N 6°06′43″E / 46.23250°N 6.11194°E / 46.23250; 6.11194
Owned by SBB-CFF-FFS
Operated by SBB-CFF-FFS
Line(s) Olten - Genève-Aéroport
Platforms 4 (two are being refurbished as of 2014)
Opened 1987 (1987)
Genève-Aéroport is located in Switzerland
Location within Switzerland

The Geneva Airport railway station (French: Gare de Genève-Aéroport) is a train station located underground next to the terminal building of Geneva International Airport (French: Aéroport international de Genève) (IATA code: GVA), in Grand-Saconnex, Geneva, Switzerland.[1]

The station is 250 metres away from the airport terminal via a covered walkway, and very near to the Palexpo fairground. Like Zürich Airport railway station, it is an underground station.

Train services[edit]

  • ICN Geneva - Neuchâtel - Biel/Bienne - Basel
  • ICN Geneva - Neuchâtel - Biel/Bienne - Olten - Zurich - St Gallen
  • IR Geneva - Lausanne - Montreux - Martigny - Visp - Brig

The station is a terminus station served by an average of three trains an hour. They all call at Geneva main station (Genève-Cornavin) (6 minutes away) and continue to Basel, Zurich, St. Gallen or the Valais Alps (Brig). Connections to Italy and France are available at Geneva main station.

Preceding station   SBB-CFF-FFS   Following station
Terminus SBB-CFF-FFS
toward Basel SBB
Terminus SBB-CFF-FFS
toward St. Gallen
Terminus SBB-CFF-FFS
toward Brig

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External links[edit]

Media related to Genève-Aéroport train station at Wikimedia Commons