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A to Z Services


Outside of the premises (near the main entrance)

  • 1 ATM: cash withdrawals in CHF and EUR

Inside the main hall

  • 1 ATM: cash withdrawals in CHF 
  • 1 deposit facility for CHF account, but only for Geneva Cantonal Bank clients

Inside Palexpo

  • 2 mobile ATM (CHF only):
  • 1 in the entrance to Hall 4
  • 1 in the entrance of Hall 5 near the restaurant exterior zone 


Congress centre (main entrance hall) and also entrance of halls 5 and 7.

Disabled (acces, lifts and toilets)

Parking spaces for the disabled are available in the Palexpo car park P12 and the outside parking P47. The number of parking spaces for the disabled is limited and can therefore not be guaranteed. Fees are payable for disabled parking.

The shuttle bus from/to Palexpo is equipped for persons with reduced mobility. For further information please contact Palexpo +41 22 761 11 11.

Link to the Pdf map on the website “access for disabled”http://www.palexpo.ch/en/access-parking.

Wheel chairs (non-electrical) are available: CHF 10.- per day. For more information please address yourself at the information stand.


Dogs are not permitted to the Show.


Tel. +41 22 761 13 18.

First aid / Infirmary

Service centre, (access via the entrance hall), near the entrance of the “Panoramique” Restaurant Hall 7, and in Hall 6.

Tel. +41 22 761 13 18.

Internet Wi-Fi Connections

Free Wi-Fi network, available in the principal hall.

On the whole site, packages directly available on the Palexpo Wi-Fi network payable by PayPal or CB.

Packages from 1 to 30 days and bandwidth of 5 to 10 Mbps.

Lost and found

At Palexpo, door E2, same opening hours as for the Show, tel. +41 22 761 33 00, email info@palexpo.ch

All items are registered on http://objetstrouves.palexpo.ch/fr/ every day.

Downtown, 10 days after the Motor Show’s closing, please contact:

“Service cantonal des Objets trouvés” (Lost property office) - Rue Glacis-de-Rive 5, 1207 Geneva,
tel. +41 22 546 09 00 from Mon. to Fri. 08.00 am to noon
fax. +41 22 546 09 11
Website: www.ge.ch/objets_trouves
Email: scot@etat.ge.ch.

Opening hours of the counters: Mon.-Fri. 01.00 pm to 4.00 pm.

N.B.: Unnamed objects are kept during 3 months.

Nursery « Ludikids »

Room L in the congress centre. Children from 3 months to 6 years are welcome. Price: first hour free of charge, then CHF 6.- per hour.

To be in accordance with the cantonal regulation, the access of the nursery can be momentarily limited.

A Fireman takes care of lost children and accompanies them to the nursery. Parents will be directed towards the nursery.


tel. 117 - Emergencies and accidents

tel +41 22 427 92 20 - Airport Police Station

Opening hours: from 8.30 am to 7 pm



Palexpo Restaurants are the official caterers. 7 “à la carte” restaurants, 1 self-service outlet and several bars and snack bars on site.
Reservations: tel. +41 22 761 15 00.

  • LE CENTRAL – in the boulevard of the main entrance hall – traditional brasserie dishes
  • LE TARTARE – at the entrance to Hall 3 – a wide variety of meat, fish and vegetable tartares etc
  • LE VILLAGE DES CUISINES DU MONDE – in the Congress Centre  - local Genevan, Asian and Italian cuisine
  • LE POULET ROTI -  Hall 3 – table service at a moderate price
  • LE TERROIR – Hall 3 - traditional Swiss dishes
  • LE PANORAMIQUE – at the entrance to Hall 7 – brasserie cuisine with a panoramic view over the airport and the mountains
  • LE POIVIRIER – in the boulevard of the main entrance hall – high-class cuisine
  • LA VILLA SARASIN –– a prestigious manor-house setting, 200 metres from Palexpo – refined cuisine



Your safety is important to us! The Geneva International Motor Show, in collaboration with Palexpo, has a reinforced security system around and inside the event.

Different measures have been taken and some of them will not necessary be visible to the public.

In order to increase your safety even more effectively, please observe the following guidelines:

  • Accept bag searches
  • present your entrance ticket upon demand, even once you are in the Halls
  • only “carry-on” size luggage will be allowed in and should be checked at the cloakroom,
  • and above all make sure to never leave your luggage unattended!

Tel. +41 22 761 13 18.


Palexpo’s buildings are non-smoking areas.

Four designated smoking areas are available outside, within the Show boundaries.


Tel. +41 22 33 141 33, taxi rank in front of Palexpo Administration building and at the entrance to Hall 7.