- General Information
- Program & Proceedings
- Instructions for Authors
- Scope & Topics
- Voyage to Annecy
- Travel in Annecy
- Car rental
- Summary of all links
- About Annecy (Flash)
- About Annecy (HTML)
- Annecy Congress
- Tourist Office (Flash)
Coming to Annecy
By Geneva (60 km)
The closest airport is Cointrin, the official airport of Geneva, Switzerland. It's situated at about 60 kilometers (37 miles) from Annecy, and there are about one train every two hours with destination Annecy. The voyage by train takes between one hour and two hours and a half.
The price of a taxi is about 70 Euros, if you call for a French one. The cost is almost the double if you take a Swiss one at the airport. The number for the taxi company in Annecy is +33 (0)4 50 45 05 67.
Regular buses for Annecy leave from the Dorcière Place bus station downtown
From Annecy to Geneva Regular buses for Geneva Dorcière station leave
from Annecy bus station.
If you choose to come to Annecy by Geneva, please verify if you need a visa or
other papers. Switzerland does not make part of the European Union.
By Lyon (140 km)
The second closest airport is Lyon St Exupéry, situated at about 140 kilometers (87 miles) from Annecy. You can get to Annecy either by bus or by train from the airport.
There are about four trains per day doing the voyage Lyon St Exupery - Annecy, with a traveling time of about two hours and a half.
Every 20 minutes, there is a bus going to the two train stations in Lyon. The time
of the voyage is about 40 minutes. From Lyon, there is about one train
per hour going to Annecy. The time of the voyage is about 2 hours.
If you take a taxi, the price is about 170 Euros.
There is also a possibility to take the bus between the airport and Annecy.
There are approximately 5 busses a day, but you have to make a reservation
at least 4 days before you come. Otherwise there is
a risk that the bus won't leave.
By Paris (600 km)
What's coming to France without going to Paris? With a distance of 600
kilometers (370 miles), it's not the town "next door", but with the TGV
(High Speed Train, with a maximum of about 300 km/h, or 180 miles/h),
the voyage is done in approximately 4 hours.
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