To get to the Meyrin Site and the site ATLAS – Point 1

To get to the Meyrin Site, you can:

From the Meyrin Site, free shuttle buses will take you to all the other visit sites.


Use Public Transport

Geneva’s public transport company, the Transports Publics Genevois, is our primary partner for this event!

Thanks to this partnership, you will be able to benefit from a special offer of a free ticket for travel within the UNIRESO Zone 10 “Tout Genève” (the whole of the Canton of Geneva and the line Y, in France, included.) on the Open Days, 28 or 29 September 2013!

With this offer, you are entitled to one free return ticket during the two Open Days. It is essential to complete the ticket, print it out, and carry it with you when you are travelling.

Download your ticket here.



- Line 57 (Aéroport) stops 7 minutes’ walk away from the P49 car park – near to Palexpo. The TPG shuttle bus will then take you to the Meyrin Site. Shuttle buses depart every 15 minutes.

- Line Y will operate with increased frequency on the weekend of 28 and 29 September 2013, with a bus every 15 minutes.



- Line 18: CERN terminus. There will be twice as many trams running on line 18 on both days. Planned frequency: every 6 minutes.


To come by train 

Avoid traffic jams and take a comfortable and stress-free route to the Meyrin Site. When you arrive at Cornavin station, just take tram 18 to the CERN terminus: departures every 9 minutes. The tram will take you straight to the Meyrin Site, where many activities await you!

To come by car

It is strongly recommended that you use public transport and the shuttle service provided to come on CERN sites.

However, if you want to come by car, you can park in the specially designated car parks and then take the shuttle bus to the Meyrin Site. Then, from the Meyrin Site, free shuttle buses will take you to all the other visit sites.


Handy hints:

  • If you are intending to use a Swiss motorway, don’t forget to buy a sticker at the border crossing – cost: 40 CHF.


Click on the icons on the map for more information on car-parks in the vicinity of the Meyrin Site.

p23 p24-26 p27-29 p30-33 p34 p49 p1-3 p19-22 p17-18 p8-11 prevessin p4-7 meyrin p12-13 p16

View all car parks and get driving directions in Google Map 

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