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For tourist information (culture, events, gastronomy, etc.), you can use the following link : http://www.geneve-tourisme.ch
The Swiss currency is the Swiss Franc (CHF). Exchange rates can be consulted with the folowing link : http://www.ubs.com/global/en/bcqv/calculator.html
Banks are open Monday to Friday, from 8.30 am to 4.30 pm (Wednesdays to 5.30 pm). They are closed Saturdays and Sundays. At other times, money can be exchanged at Cornavin Railway Station, the airport and at most hotels. Euro is accepted in many places.
The public transport system of Geneva is one of the most modern and efficient in Europe, offering numerous bus and tram lines circulating regularly. The conference venue can be easily reached by tram or by bus. To find itineraries and time schedules, please use the following link : http://tpg.hafas.de/hafas/tp/query.exe/en?
Transfer from the airport
The airport is at 4.5km distance from the city center. You may take either the taxi (about CHF 35), the train, tram or bus.
You can pick up a free ticket for public transport from the machine in the baggage collection area at the Arrival level. To consult the time schedules of trains Geneva airport -Genève Gare Cornavin (Railway Station, about 6mn ride), please use the folowing link : http://www.sbb.ch
To find itineraries/time schedules by tram or bus (about 20mn), please use the following link : http://tpg.hafas.de/hafas/tp/query.exe/en?