By Car:

Coming from France

A40 or A42 Highway (Paris or Lyon)

Take the exit Genève-Vallard and pass customs Vallard.

Take the road to the boulevard Malagnou trenches left and follow road to the place Claparede.

Turn left onto Boulevard of the Philosophers, go to the roundabout Plainpalais.

From there turn right onto Boulevard Georges-Favon.

Continue to Place Cornavin, then take rue de Lausanne.

From there turn right onto John Amat Chaerles then turn left into

Rue des Buis and finally left into Rue Rothschild.

Coming from Switzerland

A1 Highway (Zurich, Bern, Lausanne, Neuchâtel)

Take the exit Genève-Lac. Follow the road until you find a large intersection

and turn left to follow the lake road.

You will see very quickly the Hotel President Wilson.

"Just after the hotel turn right, then right, left, right, and you're there.

By Train:

From the railwaystation

Tram 15:

Take the tram 15 in the direction of "Nations". Those are in front of the train station.

Get off two stops further. The stop name is "Butini".

Walk back for two blocks and you will find Rothschild Street on your left. We are on this street.

The trip costs CHF 2.50 (short trip ticket, 3 stops maximum)

On foot:

Follow Lausanne Street during 10-12 minutes and you will find Rothschild Street on your right.

We are on the left side of this street.

By Plane:

From Cointrin Airport

Direct train from the underground station from the airport to the train station of Cornavin, then take tram number 15 direction "Nations".

They are located opposite the station. Get off two stops later at the stop "Butini" go back two streets and you will find Rothschild Street on your left.

We're at the bottom of this street on the left down.

Bus No. 10: from the airport to the Gare de Cornavin (then tram No. 15).

(Geneva Airport) & (Geneva public transport)

The Geneva Hostel is located in a quiet area, surrounded by 5 stars hotels, very close to the lake and to the international organizations.

Contact Info


Rue Rothschild 28-30

1202 Genève - Suisse

Tel : +41 22 732 62 60

mail genevahostel



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