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The Fairmont Grand Hotel Geneva


The Fairmont Grand Hotel Geneva is a luxury 5-star hotel located on Lake Geneva shore with stunning views of the Jet d’Eau fountain, Mont Blanc and the French Alps.

The hotel is home to three gourmet restaurants: Italian cuisine at Il Vero, steak at Le Grill and traditional Chinese cuisine at Loù One; as well as the FloorTwo Bar which offers cocktails and drinks.

Located in the same building, there is the trendy Java Club nightclub and the Théâtre du Léman, providing evening entertainment with artists from all around the world.

The Grand Hotel Geneva is ideally situated, a 10-minutes walk from the Cornavin Train Station and the Old Town. A taxi from the airport to the hotel costs around CHF 40 and will take approximately 20 minutes.

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How to get there?


By Airplane

At the airport take the train from the underground railway station and exit on the next stop (Genève) there you can walk ten minutes or take the Bus Number 1, in the direction of Jardin Botanique and exit at the Monthoux bus stop. The Hotel is just a two minute walk.

By Train 

The Hotel is a ten minute walk from the city’s main train station – Gare Cornavin.

  • Basel – Geneva: 2 hours 45 minutes
  • Bern – Geneva: 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Lausanne – Geneva: 35 minutes
  • Zurich – Geneva: 2 hours 45 minutes
  • Brussels – Geneva: 6 hours
  • Lyon – Geneva (TGV): 2 hours
  • Milan – Geneva: 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Paris – Geneva (TGV): 3 hours 35 minutes

By Car – From Lyon

Duration: 1 hour 52 minutes – 150 km

  • Take the A42/Rocade Est exit torward Genéve/Aéroport Saint Exupéry and then merge onto A42
  • Then take the A42 motorway and head for Genève. Take the exit onto A40/E21/E62 toward Milan/Genève/Oyonnax
  • Take the exit 13 and then take the A41 motorway
  • Take exit 1-Perly to merge onto A1a toward Genève-Centre/La Praille/Carouge
  • Continue onto Voie Centrale, then Route des Jeunes, Rue des Deux-Ponts, Pont de Sous-Terre
  • Turn right onto Quai du Seujet and continue onto Quai Turrettini and then continue onto Quai des Bergues
  • Turn left onto Rue Arnold Winkelried
  • Turn right onto Rue Kléberg
  • Take the 1st right onto Rue du Mont-Blanc
  • Turn left onto Quai du Mont-Blanc
  • The Hotel will be on the left.

By Car – From Lausanne

Duration: 49 minutes – 62 km

  • Take the A1 motorway in the direction of Genève
  • Take the exit 2 – Genève-Lac exit to merge on to Route de Lausanne/Route1
  • Turn left onto Av. De France and continue onto Quai Wilson
  • Continue onto Quai du Mont-Blanc
  • The Hotel will be on the right.

By Car – From Zurich

Duration: 3 hours – 279 km

  • Take the A1 motorway in the direction of Bern and then head for Lausanne
  • At the signpost Genève-Lausanne-Neuchâtel, head for Genève still on the A1 motorway and take exit 2 – Genève-Lac exit to merge onto Route de Lausanne/Route1
  • Turn left onto Av. De France and continue onto Quai Wilson
  • Continue onto Quai du Mont-Blanc

GPS Coordinates

Latitude: 46.210182 (46° 12′ 36.66” N)
Longitude: 6.150876 (6° 9′ 3.15” E)

By Hotel Limousine Service

More information about our Limousine Service can be found here.

By Public Transport

Be informed that Public transports are free from airport to city centre.

Using buses, the closest stops are Navigation (Bus 1, 25) or Mont-Blanc (Bus 6, 8, 9, 25).

Or use the train from Geneva International Airport to the Cornavin train station (6 minutes).

By Taxi

A taxi from the airport costs around CHF 40.- (Duration: 20 minutes).