Travelling to the venue


Palexpo Exhibition and Convention Centre

Route François-Peyrot 30, 1218 Le Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland

How to get to Palexpo

By car: Palexpo has direct access to Europe's main north-south motorway system and over 3,000 onsite parking spaces. It has several public transport links to the city centre.

By taxi: We encourage our colleagues and visitors to arrange journeys together. It is good for the environment and your pocket. There are a variety of taxi companies operating in Geneva. However, there are few places in Geneva where you can hail a taxi without reservation. You can book your trip online or by phone

By rail: Palexpo is seven minutes via train from Geneva's main train station, and connections to the rest of Europe, including Eurostar and Cisalpino.

By air: Palexpo is conveniently located 5 minutes from Geneva international airport with hundreds of flights to and from most European capitals daily.


Free airport transfer

Are you travelling to Geneva by plane? Upon your arrival to Geneva International Airport you can get a free Geneva Public Transport ticket from a ticket machine available at the luggage retrieval hall.

Tickets are transferable and limited to 80 minutes and travel within Zone 10. This zone covers the city of Geneva and the airport. If you are visiting Geneva to attend Vitafoods Europe and visit the most popular attractions, you will most likely be in this transport area only. 

Find more information on tickets in all zones of Geneva.

Free Geneva transport card

Are you staying in a hotel during your visit to Geneva? If so, you are eligible to receive a free personal and non-transferable Geneva Transport Card. This card gives you access to all public transport at no extra cost. Explore the city by bus, tram, train and Mouettes (Geneva public transport shuttle boats) during the length of your stay. Ticket is transferable and limited only by 80 minutes.