Visitor access cards/registration:
If you have a valid CERN access card, please remember to bring it. For those of you who do not possess one, please note that the guards at each entrance to the site will have a list of participants for the meeting and will let you in.
If you come with your private car, please provide your car number plates in the registration form.
You will then be given a badge on Monday morning at the start of the meeting that will act as a 'visitor's access card' throughout your stay. Should you have any problems please call: +41 (0) 76 487 68 73.
Between Geneva Airport and CERN: a CERN shuttle is available during certain hours between the airport and CERN.
For public transport outside these hours, and from Geneva International Airport at Cointrin:
- first take a free public transport ticket from the machine you will find at the exit to the baggage collection hall, just before customs control.
- then you can take bus Y direction "CERN" and get off at the CERN stop opposite the large Globe and the CERN site.
- or take bus 23, 28 or 57 and get off at "Blandonnet" and then catch tram 18, final stop "CERN".
See the TPG web site for full details.
For a taxi, please call the following number: + 41 22 320 22 02
Between Cornavin train station (Geneva downtown) and CERN:
First, when you get out from the train station, take a public transport ticket at the machine. It costs 3.50 CHF for 1 hour. Then take tram 18 . Take note that there are 2 differents directions. You should take the tram going to CERN and get off at the last stop.(CERN) It takes approximatively 20 minutes. See TPG web site for full details.
Transport around CERN
Transport from Ibis Hotel and the meeting venue:
A bus transportation will be organized, more details sent by email.