Visit the EBACE Housing Website

MCI has been selected as the exclusive housing company for EBACE2015. With a base of operations in Geneva, MCI was chosen because of their long-standing relationships with the local hotels, their ability to obtain preferential hotel rates and their first-hand knowledge of the hotels and the local area. MCI has both English and French-speaking representatives to assist your with you travel needs.

Visit the EBACE2015 housing website now to lock in great rates for Geneva’s best hotels.

Shuttle Bus and Train Service Schedules

Shuttle bus service to Palexpo will be provided from some EBACE2015 hotels while other hotels will have shuttle service from the hotel to the public train station in downtown Geneva, where attendees are encouraged to take the train to Palexpo. The remaining EBACE2015 hotels, located close to either the downtown train station (Gare Cornavin) or Palexpo will have no EBACE shuttle service.

View Hotels with Shuttle Bus Service.

Hours of Service:

Monday, 18 May
07:30 – 19:00
Tuesday, 19 May
07:30 – 19:00
Wednesday, 20 May
07:30 – 19:00
Thursday, 21 May
07:30 – 17:00

Free Public Transportation for Airline Passengers

Geneva International Airport now offers every airline passenger arriving in Geneva a UNIRESO ticket free of charge, valid for 80 minutes in Geneva public transportation. You may obtain your ticket in the baggage claim area, in the ticket dispenser located next to the conveyor belts. A valid air transportation document (boarding pass or airline ticket) must be presented in the event of a ticket inspection while on the public transportation network.

Public Transportation

EBACE attendees are encouraged to ask for their free Geneva Transport Card at their hotels to take advantage of Geneva’s easy-to-use public transportation system for the duration of their stay.


From the Cornavin Station to Palexpo:
The train ride is approximately 6 minutes with trains running every 10-12 minutes. Walk across the tramway and taxi area and enter the Cornavin Train Station through the main entrance on Place de Cornavin. Walk past the ticket office and take a right. Take your first left and another left up the escalator. Proceed straight to the train direction Geneva Airport. Depart train at the Geneva Airport stop and follow the signs to the Arena – Palexpo.

From Palexpo to the Cornavin Station:
Exit Halls 4, 5, 6 and walk outside past the Arena to the train station. Board train headed in the direction of Cornavin Station. Exit train at the Cornavin Station and proceed down the escalators     and out the main entrance. Walk across the taxi and tramway areas to the EBACE Shuttle Bus with signage for your hotel.

Bus Service

In addition to the train, Geneva offers bus service (Bus no. 5) from the downtown Cornavin Train Station with a stop at Palexpo (for Halls 1-7) and at the Arena/Hall 7. The bus ride takes approximately 15 and 18 minutes.

Taxi Service

Taxis are available in front of Hall 1.

Geneva Tourism & Convention Bureau

Learn more about the historic attractions in one of Europe’s most beautiful cities. Visit the Geneva Tourism & Conventions website.

Palexpo Overview: