Geneva AirportImportant Information and Frequently Asked Questions

Geneva Airport (GVA)

Route de l'Aéroport 21, 1215 Le Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland


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Getting There

  • How do I book airport parking?

    For airport parking see the Geneva Airport website.

  • I am being dropped off/picked up at the airport. Is there a drop off point?

    Yes there are drop off/pick up points located at Geneva Airport.

  • Which terminal will my flight depart from? Which hall do I use to check in? flights depart from Terminal 1 Monday - Friday and after 16:00 on Sundays. flights depart from Terminal 2 on Saturdays and before 15:00 on Sundays.


  • What time will the check-in desk open?

    The check in desk will open 2 hours before departure.

  • What time will the check-in desk close?

    The check in desk will close strictly 40 minutes before departure.

Special Assistance

  • Which company will provide me with Special Assistance?

    GVA assistance will provide Special Assistance at Geneva Airport.

  • Does the airport offer a meet and greet service (is someone able to meet me in the car park with Special Assistance)?

    Special Assistance terminals are available in the airport car parks to request assistance.

  • Where do I go if I have booked Special Assistance? Where does my Special Assistance begin?

    Please go to the check-in desk as normal and a member of our check-in team will arrange your assistance.

At The Airport

  • Can I purchase a fast track ticket through security?

    Unfortunately, Geneva Airport does not offer this service.

  • What are the opening times for the Sales desk?

    The sales desk is open between 05:00-21:00.

  • I have lost something in the airport/onboard a aircraft. Which telephone number can I call?

    +41 43 815 08 07

  • Is there an airport lounge available? If so, how do I make a booking?

    Yes, this can be purchased by visiting

  • Travelling with hand baggage only?

    If travelling with hand baggage only and if you are in possession of your boarding card, you may proceed straight to security (unless your boarding card indicates otherwise). We advise that you arrive at least 90 minutes prior to your flight to allow enough time.

This information was last updated on 14 February 2017.