How to reach CILFA

CILFA : Centre International de Langue Française d’Annecy
3 rue des Martyrs de la Déportation
Annecy-le-Vieux

74940 ANNECY
France

GPS coordinates : Latitude : 45.922141 – Longitude : 6.134502

 

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From Genève-Cointrin airport

Your plane lands at the airport “Genève-Cointrin (GVA)”:

Located in Switzerland, 40 kilometers away from Annecy, it is the closest international airport to CILFA.

By car

Highway A41 towards Annecy:
Take the exit “ANNECY NORD (Exit n°17)” and follow the “ANNECY LE VIEUX” signs. Continue towards the “DOMAINE UNIVERSITAIRE” until the street named “Rue des Martyrs de la Déportation”. At the roundabout, turn left (take the upward street). CILFA is immediately on your left.

 

By coach (recommended)

This is the best and easiest solution to get to Annecy. It takes 1 to 2 hours depending on the routes. To get more information, see « Transdev Haute-Savoie ».

NOTE: Please be aware that some coaches are not direct, you may need to go to Geneva “Gare routière” (located “Place Dorcière”) by bus (or train: stop “Gare Cornavin”. Then, the “Gare routière” is a 10-minute walk from this station).

For detailed information about public transports from the airport, please click here. You may also visit the following website: TPG (Transports publics genevois).

When you get to “Gare d’Annecy”, take the bus SIBRA n°4 towards “CAMPUS”. Get off at the stop “EVIRE”. CILFA is 150 meters down the street “Rue des Martyrs de la Déportation”, on your right.

By train

First, you need to take a bus or train from the airport to the station “Genève Cornavin” or “Genève Eaux Vives”. Then you could catch a train “SNCF” (French Railway Company) to go to Annecy (about 3 hours). Book your trip on the website: SNCF

For detailed information about public transports from the airport, please click here. You may also visit the following website: TPG (Transports publics genevois).

When you get to “Gare d’Annecy”, take the bus SIBRA n°4 towards “CAMPUS”. Get off at the stop “EVIRE”. CILFA is 150 meters down the street “Rue des Martyrs de la Déportation”, on your right.

 

From Lyon-Saint Exupéry airport

Your plane lands at the airport “Lyon-Saint Exupéry (LYS)”:

Located about 145 km from Annecy, this airport is probably the most convenient to get to CILFA.

By car

A little over an hour’s drive

Take the highway A43 and then at Chambéry go on A41 towards Annecy.

Take the exit “ANNECY NORD (exit n°17)” and follow the “ANNECY-LE-VIEUX” signs. Continue towards the “DOMAINE UNIVERSITAIRE” until the street named “Rue des Martyrs de la Déportation”. At the roundabout, turn left (take the upward street). CILFA is immediately on your left.

By shuttle

6 shuttles a day go to Annecy. It takes about 2 hours. Check the schedules and rates..

When you get to “Gare d’Annecy”, take the bus SIBRA n°4 towards “CAMPUS”. Get off at the stop “EVIRE”. CILFA is 150 meters down the street “Rue des Martyrs de la Déportation”, on your right.

By train

Trains going to Annecy serve the airport (direct train: 1h40).

For detailed information about schedules and rates, please click here. You may also visit the following website: SNCF (French Railway Company).

When you get to “Gare d’Annecy”, take the bus SIBRA n°4 towards “CAMPUS”. Get off at the stop “EVIRE”. CILFA is 150 meters down the street “Rue des Martyrs de la Déportation”, on your right.

 

From Annecy's train station

Your coach or you train arrive at “Gare d’Annecy

From the station (or from the city centre), take the bus SIBRA n°4 towards “CAMPUS”. Get off at the stop “EVIRE”. CILFA is 150 meters down the street “Rue des Martyrs de la Déportation”, on your right.

For detailed information (timetables, maps…) about SIBRA (Public transports for the conglomeration of Annecy), please click here.

 

From highway exit Annecy Nord

By car via the highway A41

Take the exit “ANNECY NORD (exit n°17)” and follow the “ANNECY-LE-VIEUX” signs. Continue towards the “DOMAINE UNIVERSITAIRE” until the street named “Rue des Martyrs de la Déportation”. At the roundabout, turn left (take the upward street). CILFA is immediately on your left.