There are 3 ways to get from Founex to CERN by train, tram, taxi or car

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Train, line 18 tram  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Coppet to Genève 67-Y / ...
  2. Take the line 18 tram from Genève, Cornavin to Meyrin, CERN 18

$15 - $25

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Founex to CERN 13.8 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Founex to CERN 13.8 miles

$2 - $5

Questions & Answers

The distance between Founex and CERN is 16 km. The road distance is 22.1 km.

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The best way to get from Founex to CERN without a car is to train and line 18 tram which takes 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Founex to CERN, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Founex to CERN is 22 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Founex to CERN.

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Map of how to get from Founex to CERN.
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  • Distance: 9.7 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Founex, Switzerland and CERN, Switzerland?

There is no direct connection from Founex to CERN. However, you can take the train to Genève, take the walk to Genève, Cornavin, take the line 18 tram to Meyrin, CERN, then take the walk to CERN. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to CERN.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Coppet to Genève
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
tpg
Website
tpg.ch
Tram from Genève, Cornavin to Meyrin, CERN
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
tpg.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Founex to CERN
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Taxi Phone
Phone
+41 22 331 41 33
Website
taxi-phone.ch
Ambassador Taxi
Phone
+41 22 731 41 41
Website
ambassador-limousine.com
Taxis202
Phone
+41 22 320 22 02
Website
taxis.ch

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