Geneva International Airport (GVA)
Geneva International Airport also known as Cointrin Airport is a big international travel hub serving Switzerland and some parts of France. The airport is located 4 kms northwest of the City of Geneva at following address: Route de I’Aeroport 21, 1215 Le Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland.
Major airlines using this airport are EasyJet Switzerland, Etihad Regional, and Swiss International Airlines. There are flights to all major cities of the world such as Amsterdam, Barcelona, Belgrade, Tel-Aviv, Venice, Rome, London, Minsk, Baku, Cairo, Casablanca, Frankfurt, Munich and Doha.
The airport has 2 runways, the main one and a minor one used occasionally by light aircrafts. It also has 2 terminals. The paid parking facility charges according to usage. An hour cost CHF 3, daily CHF 32 and weekly CHF 170. Free Wifi access is available for travelers in its terminals.
You can get to the City from the airport by train, bus or taxi. A train ride to the City takes about 6 minutes, and by bus – about 20 minutes. Ticket cost CHF 3.50 for a one-way trip.