87th Geneva International Motor Show87th Geneva International Motor Show

How to get here

General map (.pdf, 669 Ko)

By Geneva public transport network (TPG)


The entry tickets to the Motor Show also entitle visitors to use public transport to get to and from the exhibition. In fact these are combined tickets, which means that the purchase of a ticket to the Motor Show includes a round trip to Palexpo on the day of the visit, from any point within the geographical perimeter of the Unireso region.
For more information: www.unireso.com
The entry tickets to the Motor Show are available from all outlets selling Unireso tickets, in TPG agencies (Rive, Cornavin and Bachet de Pesay) and from the automatic ticket distributors at each stops.
For the addresses of the agencies, go to: tpg.ch/service-clients/nous-visiter

By bus, tram and trolleybus with the Geneva public transport network (tpg):

N° 5 bus (Thônex-Vallard - Palexpo – Arena - Aéroport) links Palexpo’s main entrance directly with the city (20 min.) and the airport.

This service will be reinforced during the Motor Show’s opening hours with an express bus between Place de Neuve and Palexpo via Bel-Air, Cornavin railway station and Nations.

N° 10 bus (Rive – Aéroport) stops at the Airport, 7 minutes’ walk from Hall 7.

N° 15 tram (Palettes – Nations ) via P+R Etoile, Route des Acacias, Cornavin railway station, change at the ‘Nations’ terminus and then take bus No. 5 or express bus.

N° 23 bus (ZIPLO - Le Rolliet – Lancy – Lignon - Aéroport) stops at 7 minutes’ walk from Hall 7 Palexpo.

N° 28 bus (Parfumerie - Vernier-École – Aéroport - Arena Hall 7 – Palexpo Hall 7 –– Jardin Botanique).

N° 57 bus (ZIMEYSA Gare – Hospital La Tour – Forumeyrin – Vernier-École – Aéroport) stops at 7 minutes walk from Hall 7 Palexpo.

N° Y (Val-Thoiry – CERN – Aéroport – Arena Hall 7 - Palexpo Hall 7 – Ferney-Voltaire – Mairie).

Download the Geneva public transport’s application (tpg) and consult the timetables of all the lines in real time. On the AppStore or on GooglePlay.

Access by train


Avoid getting stuck in traffic jams and enjoy a comfortable, stress-free journey to the Motor Show. Palexpo Hall 7 is just a three minute walk away from Geneva-Airport railway station.

SBB RailAway offer

With the SBB RailAway offer you will benefit from a discount on the train journey to Geneva-Airport (-10%) as well as reduced-price admission (-30%). If you already have an admission voucher, purchase the SBB RailAway RailTicket to receive a reduction on your train journey (-10%). The offers are available at railway stations, ticket machines and online. For further information please visit www.sbb.ch/en/motorshow

Many special event trains

A number of special event trains will be running to and from Geneva-Airport for visitors to the 2016 Motor Show. Find the connection that best suits you on www.sbb.ch/en/motorshow

SNCFRhone Alpes

The region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes and the SNCF offer a combined package:

  • 50% reduction off the normal rate of a TER return ticket)
  • The Unireso shuttle from the Geneva main station to Palexpo + entry to the Motor Show for € 15,50 (16+ years) and € 8,50 (6+ years and -16 years)

This ‘TER illico ÉVÈNEMENTS’ rate is valid from all stations within the French departments 01, 07, 26, 38, 42, 69, 73 and 74 as well as Mâcon, with a final destination of Geneva. On sale from 11th February 2016 at all departure stations. For more information go to site SNCF TER Rhône-Alpes.

By road

Traffic Information RTS1 FM 91.2
Parking facilities at Palexpo car park are only for exhibitors. However over 5,600 slots during the week and arround 10,000 slots at the weekend will be made available exlusively to Motor Show visitors in 12 parking areas situated within 5 km around Palexpo. The Geneva police will be providing real-time traffic management. Car parks will open according to their occupancy rate and the volume of traffic. Visitors are kindly requested to follow the “P°Salon” signs. 

PARKING                            Parking

Parking fee CHF 25.- / day (valid for all the car parks). Free shuttle buses run regularly between the various car parks and the Motor Show’s main entrance.

Schedule of the shuttles: departure of the 1st shuttle one hour before the opening of the Motor Show, return of the last shuttle one hour after the closing to the Motor Show.

plan parking
Map (zoom - 1 Mo .jpg)

Carsharing :

www.e-covoiturage.ch: the website that brings into contact drivers and passengers for routes in common. Share your travelling costs and make something for the environment.

Disabled parking

Parking spaces for the disabled are available in the undercover car park P12 (paid parking).
For further information, contact Palexpo +41 22 761 11 11.
Map: click here »

Neighbouring France

Possibility to use the parking facilities of Vitam (ex Macumba). Paying shuttle bus to and from the Motor Show.

Great St Bernard

Present a one-way Great St Bernard Tunnel ticket not older than 72 hours together with an entry ticket to the Geneva Motor Show, you can obtain a free return ticket. Special offer only for cars. www.letunnel.com


Car park P47 is reserved for coaches, buses and groups. Leave motorway at Ferney exit and follow signs. Daily rate : CHF 60.- Return transport of the passengers included.


Additional information

For any additional information you may require, please contact:
General Secretariat of the International Motor Show,
Palexpo, P.O. Box 112, CH - 1218
Grand-Saconnex / Geneva
Tel. +41 22 761 11 11
Fax +41 22 798 01 00
Internet: www.palexpo.ch