There are 5 ways to get from Geneva to CERN by bus, tram, taxi or car
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Bus • 11 min
SFr 6 - SFr 15
4 alternative options
Line 18 tram • 28 min
SFr 8 - SFr 20
Bus via Genève Lyon • 28 min
Taxi • 11 min
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Drive • 11 min
SFr 1 - SFr 2
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Last updated: 16 May 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Geneva to CERN is to drive which costs SFr 1 - SFr 2 and takes 11 min.
The quickest way to get from Geneva to CERN is to bus which costs SFr 6 - SFr 15 and takes 11 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vernier, Blandonnet and arriving at Meyrin, CERN. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Genève, Bel-Air and arriving at Meyrin, CERN. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.
It is 8 km from Geneva to CERN. It is approximately 9.3 km to drive.
The best way to get from Geneva to CERN without a car is to bus which takes 11 min and costs SFr 6 - SFr 15.
The bus from Vernier, Blandonnet to Meyrin, CERN takes 8 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Geneva to CERN bus services, operated by Transports Publics Genevois, depart from Vernier, Blandonnet station.
Geneva to CERN train services, operated by Transports Publics Genevois, depart from Genève, Bel-Air station.
Geneva to CERN bus services, operated by Transports Publics Genevois, arrive at Meyrin, CERN station.
What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and CERN, Switzerland?
Transports Publics Genevois operates a bus from Vernier, Blandonnet to Meyrin, CERN hourly. Tickets cost SFr 6 - SFr 15 and the journey takes 8 min. Noctambus Geneve also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Transports Publics Genevois operates a vehicle from Genève, Bel-Air to Meyrin, CERN every 15 minutes. Tickets cost SFr 8 - SFr 20 and the journey takes 25 min.
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Geneva to CERN train services, operated by Transports Publics Genevois, arrive at Meyrin, CERN station.
Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to CERN is 9 km. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Geneva to CERN.
There are 187+ hotels available in CERN. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.