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ISDCCAPCDCI
Data Centre for Astrophysics
Astronomy Department of the University of Geneva

Transport

From the Geneva main train station
  • By train & on foot: Catch a slow train at the Geneva main station for Coppet (departure in general at HH:03 or HH:33).
    From Pont-Céard (arriving in general at HH:17 or HH:47) go up the road perpendicular to the rails (see the map with walking path). You will reach Ecogia after about 10-15 minutes.
    From Versoix it's a little bit longer to walk (~25 minutes).
  • By bus: Take the "V" bus at the Geneva station (Cornavin) and get out at Ecogia.
  • By taxi: ~ CHF 45.-
  • By car: Take the lake road direction Lausanne for 15km.
    In the middle of Versoix (at the lights) turn on the left direction Ecogia.
From the Geneva airport
  • By train: Train every 15 min. for the main station (Geneve-Cornavin). Change there and see above.
  • By taxi: ~ CHF 45.-
  • By car: Take the highway direction Lausanne, get out at the first exit "Bellevue/Versoix", follow the lake way direction Versoix (5 km).
    In the middle of Versoix (at the lights) turn on the left direction Ecogia.

Local information

Hotels

Hotel stars Price [ CHF ] Phone
Fax
[ +41 22 .. ]
Location and Comments
Hotels near the ISDC
Lake Geneva Hotel ***s ISDC visitors (*):
single: 150
907 81 11
 
In Versoix, modern, lake view
breakfast incl., prestige +10.-, de luxe +40.-
Des Balances ** ISDC visitors (*):
single: 105
755 37 68
779 02 33
In Versoix
WC/shower on floor: 92 CHF
Best Western *** ISDC visitors (*):
single: 135/175
double: 180/210
960 81 81
960 81 82
In Chavannes-de-Bogis (can drive you from/to the airport)
Genève Cottage *** ISDC visitors (*):
single: 149
double: 186
369 00 03
755 20 58
In Versoix
Guillaume Tell ** single: 45/55 776 11 67
776 03 34
Commugny/village centre
(4 km from ISDC)
Hotels in Geneva
Cornavin **** single: 215 716 12 12
716 12 00
Next to the main station
Les Arcades *** single: 135/150
double: 165/185
715 48 00
738 39 46
In front of main station
Suisse *** single: 160/220
double: 220/245
732 66 30
732 62 39
The cheaper rooms
have a shower (no bath)
Bernina *** single: 110/120
double: 140/160
908 49 50
908 49 51
Near the main station
Strasbourg *** single: 190
double: 240
906 58 00
738 42 08
Near the main station
Astoria *** single: 125/140
double: 190/220
544 52 52
544 52 54
Near the main station
Cristal *** single: 148
double: 210
731 34 00
731 70 78
Near the main station
des Tourelles ** single: 130/150
double: 170/190
731 34 00
732 76 20
Along the Rhône river
Bel'Espérance ** single: 105/160
double: 160/190
818 37 37 In the old town
Hôtel Central ** single: from 105 818 81 00
818 81 01
In the old town
St. Gervais ** single: 90/120
double: 100/140
732 45 72
731 42 90
Central location
Lido ** single: 75/140
double: 140/180
731 55 30
731 65 01
The cheapest single rooms
are without showers
Hôtel de Genève ** single: 70/90
double: 90/120
732 32 64
732 82 64
5 min walk from main station
Old building (19th century)
Beau Site * single: 45/70
double: 65/90
328 10 08
329 23 64
10 min walk from main station
cheapest single rooms are without WC
Youth Hotel   dormitory: 24 732 62 60
738 39 87
10 min walk from main station

(*) Please contact our secretariat for reservations.