Aug 25, 2014
Tipoa Car Hire Location in Switzerland
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Geneva International Airport (GVA), commonly known as Cointrin Airport, is located 4 km (2.5 mi) northwest of the city centre and has direct connections to motorways, bus lines and railways.
The airport has a single concrete runway, which is the longest in Switzerland with a length of 3,900 m, and a smaller, parallel, grass runway for light aircraft.
The Geneva airport is easy to get to as there are a number of public/private transportation options. These include bus, coach, train, taxi. The Geneva Airport can also be access from France.
Geneva airport is accessible from motorway A1 exit 6 Geneve Airoport. Once you exit the A1 just follow the airport signs.
Public buses leave from the departure level.
Bus 10 to the Geneva city centre, leaves every 10 minutes.
Bus 28 to the UN and Lake Geneva or to Meyrin, leaves every 20 minutes.
8 minutes to the Geneva city centre and the Cornavin central train station. Trains leave every 15 minutes. The airport railway station is below ground under the shopping centre.
Tickets can be purchased at machines located in front of the station entrance.
There is a taxi stand just in front of the arrivals area. After collecting your luggage, exit customs continue straight, leaving the arrivals building. Once outside you can’t miss the taxi stand.
A number of hotels near the Geneva Airport have free shuttle service. The shuttle stop is just outside the arrivals area.
There are over 5000 parking spaces at the Geneva Airport. They are divided into six car parks. In each the first 10 minutes is free, after that each has its own rate.
Payment is either via machine or payment booth. Machines take Swiss Francs or Euros and accept major credit cards. It is also possible to select your language.
Geneva is one of the most gorgeous cities of Europe with lots of interesting places to visit. The city has amazing mountainous views and this peculiarity makes it even more attractive. Since Geneva is a top European city, it can be hardly called a travel Switzerland cheap destination. At least you could get some really good car hire deals from us.
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