Useful information

Here are some practical tips to make you your stay easier during your conference in Geneva :

  • shopping,
  • getting around the city and around the international organizations,
  • leisure activities during your stay.

There are several supermarket chains available around the city, from the cheapest to the most expensive. Find the nearest branch:

The MetroShopping located at the Central train station (Gare Cornavin) is a hall with various shops that offer extended opening hours.

The Les Cygnes shopping centre near Cornavin train station has a Migros print-shop at low prices.

With the Geneva Transport Card provided by your hotel, you may travel :

The Cornavin train station is a hub for most bus/tram/train lines in the city, allowing you to reach:

Check out CAGI’s suggestions:

The delegate's practical guide

Travel preparation
Budget preparation
Partner hotels
Arrival in Geneva
Delegates Information Desk

CAGI services
for visiting delegates


Access by public transport (TPG): Line 5: Intercontinental stop; lines 8, 20, 22, 60: Appia stop. No parking on site.
Opening hours : Monday to Friday, 9am to 4:30pm. Between noon to 2pm by appointment.
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Founded by the Swiss Confederation and the Republic and Canton of Geneva, the International Geneva Welcome Centre is the single entry point for the support and integration of employees of International Geneva and their families, NGOs and visiting delegates.