Hire a Private Jet to Geneva Airport, Switzerland ( GVA, LSGG )

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Geneva International Airport, originally and still widely known as Cointrin Airport, is located 4 kilometers and 15 minutes from the city center and is Switzerland’s second busiest airport. It’s a significant transit point for Geneva and other destinations in the Alps because of its location on the Swiss-French border.

Location & Access

The Geneva Cointrin Airport’s Business Aviation Terminal, or Terminal T3, can be found on the airport’s southwest side. This terminal is easily accessible by vehicle or public transportation from the city center, which is only 5 kilometers away.

Although the terminal has a designated drop-off area, on-site parking is restricted and must be reserved ahead of time.

The terminal is near the Route de Meyrin on Chemin des Papillons 20.

Airport Information

Airport private jet hangar in Geneva airport
The private aviation area of Geneva airport

Geneva Airport is a central hub for long-haul flights to the Middle East, China, the United States, and many major European cities.

The airport is available for private aircraft from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., seven days a week.

Its airport code and coordinates are:

  • Airport Code: GVA/LSGG

  • Latitude: 46°14′18″ N

  • Longitude: 006°06′34″ E

  • Altitude: 430 m

  • Runway length: 3,900 m

Travelers can also take a helicopter transfer because the airport has a helipad. With a helicopter charter, numerous destinations in the Alps are just minutes away for travelers. LunaJets makes it simple to arrange VIP helicopter transfers. Learn more about hiring a helicopter for a private flight.

Airport Facilities/Services

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Enjoy luxury services

Geneva Airport’s private jet charter passengers have exclusive access to world-class amenities on their flight in and out. With a private jet hired with LunaJets, you’ll get the following benefits as a passenger:

  • Luxury car rental

  • Airport transfers

  • Hotel booking

  • Access to VIP lounges

  • Access to conference rooms

  • Restaurant reservations

  • Catering

  • Exclusive boarding

  • Free wi-fi

  • Television and multimedia

  • Exclusive VIP assistance

At this prestigious airport, you will be able to breeze through security quickly. Following that, you’ll have access to transportation to your private jet. You can unwind in our lounge and make use of our cutting-edge amenities once you’ve boarded. Find out more about our fleet of private jets.

Airport History

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Geneva airport continues to grow over the years

In 1920, Geneva International Airport began as a small airport. By 1940, the airport had built its first concrete-surface runway, and by 1949, it had constructed a big passenger terminal for roughly 300,000 passengers.

However, merely twenty years later, Geneva’s airport terminal had become highly insufficient, requiring extensive additions, bringing the total capacity to almost five million people per year. The year 1994 marked the airport’s full autonomy, and the year 1998 saw the completion of the airport’s charter terminal, two significant milestones in its history.

What Are the Luxury Hotels Near Geneva Cointrin Airport?

The following are the most luxurious accommodations available in the vicinity of Geneva International Airport:

La Réserve Genève – Hotel, Spa and Villas

La Réserve Genève – Hotel, Spa and Villas
Stay at La Réserve Genève – Hotel, Spa and Villas

The luxury 5-star La Réserve Genève Hotel & Spa, located on the banks of Lake Geneva and nestled within a beautifully manicured park, provides outdoor and indoor pools, a bar, and four restaurants.

Swiss Luxury Apartments

Swiss Luxury Apartments
Stay at Swiss Luxury Apartments

In the center of GenevaSwiss Luxury Apartments boasts 24 lavishly appointed apartments where contemporary design merges effortlessly with the beauty of historic architecture.

Le Richemond

Le Richemond
Stay at the Le Richemond

Le Richemond, a legendary five-star luxury hotel in Geneva, opened its doors in 1875. The hotel is ideally situated on the edge of Lake Geneva, with a beautiful view of the iconic Jet d’Eau and Europe’s tallest mountain, Mont Blanc.

Hôtel Métropole Genève

Hôtel Métropole Genève
Stay at the Hôtel Métropole Genève

The five-star Hôtel Métropole Geneva is situated in the center of Geneva and was built in 1854 atop the city’s ancient walls. It features magnificent lakefront vistas, free WiFi, and complimentary access to its fitness center.

Restaurant Hôtel du Parc des Eaux-Vives

Restaurant Hôtel du Parc des Eaux-Vives
Stay at the Restaurant Hôtel du Parc des Eaux-Vives

Four-star hotel Restaurant Hôtel du Parc des Eaux-Vives is housed in a spacious, renovated 18th-century estate, only a few kilometers away from the heart of Geneva, with views of the gorgeous Parc des Eaux-Vives and Lake Geneva.

Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues

Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues
Stay at the Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues

Located right on the edges of Lake Geneva, the exquisite Four Seasons Hotel Geneva was designed by famous interior architect Pierre-Yves Rochon and was built in 1843.

Mandarin Oriental

Mandarin Oriental
Stay at the Mandarin Oriental

The opulent Mandarin Oriental features two fine dining restaurants and is situated on the right side of the Rhone River, just a short walk from Geneva’s banks, boutiques, and galleries, as well as Lake Geneva.

Grand Hotel Kempinski

Grand Hotel Kempinski
Stay at the Grand Hotel Kempinski

Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva is a luxury hotel located near Lake Geneva and the Jet d’Eau fountain. It’s a great place to stay both in the summer and winter.

Hotel President Wilson

Hotel President Wilson
Stay at the Hotel President Wilson

Located on Geneva’s lakefront promenade, this magnificent 5-star hotel boasts spectacular scenery of Lake Geneva, Mont Blanc, and the Swiss Alps. Hotel President Wilson boasts a lavish spa and a swimming pool outside as well.

Hôtel de la Paix

Hôtel de la Paix
Stay at the Hôtel de la Paix

The historic and distinguished Ritz-Carlton Hotel de la Paix, Geneva, was completely restored in 2017 and is located in the city’s center on Lake Geneva’s shoreline.

Nearby Airports From Geneva Airport

Geneva International Airport’s nearest neighboring airports are listed below.

Annemasse Airport, LFLI, QNJ, Annemasse, France

Annemasse Airport is located 12 kilometers east of Geneva in the town of Annemasse, Haute-Savoie. It’s worth noting that the airport has only one 1,300-meter-long runway.

Meythet Airport, LFLP, NCY, Annecy, France

Meythet Airport often called Annecy Airport, is a regional airport in the municipality of Metz-Tessy, a short distance from downtown Annecy.

Lausanne (La Blecherette) Airport, LSGL, QLS, Lausanne, Switzerland

Lausanne Airport is a minor civil airport in Lausanne, Switzerland, situated north of the city. It is only utilized for general aviation and does not have any regular commercial traffic.

Ceyzeriat Airport, LFHS, XBK, Bourg, France

Ceyzériat Airport is a regional airport serving Bourg-en-Bresse and Ceyzériat in the Ain department of France’s Rhône-Alpes region.

Amberieu Airport, LFXA, Amberieu En Bug, France

At about 5 kilometers northwest of town in eastern France’s department of Ain, the Ambérieu Airport serves as a primary French Air Force base.

Chambery Airport, LFLB, CMF, Chambéry, France

VINCI Airports manages Chambéry Airport in the name of the Council of Savoie. Due to its prime location between a lake and a mountain range, it serves as a gateway to several of the region’s top ski resorts.

Saanen Airport, LSGK, Saanen, Switzerland

The runway of Gstaad Saanen Airport is just 1.4 kilometers long, making it a small airport. The world-famous Gstaad ski resort is only five kilometers away.

Private Airports in Switzerland

Switzerland has several private airports, such as the following:

Emmen Airport (EML) in Lucerne/Emmen

Emmen Airport is a military airstrip situated in the northern part of Emmen, northwest of Lucerne, Switzerland.

Samedan Airport (SMV) in St Moritz

Samedan Airfield, sometimes known as Engadin Airport, is a minor airport in Samedan, Switzerland, located five kilometers away from St. Moritz in the Engadin valley.

Other Switzerland Airports

Here are other airports that are located in Switzerland:

Zurich Airport (ZRH)

There are many international flights into Zürich Airport, making it Switzerland’s busiest. The airport provides passenger and freight services for local, regional, and international destinations.

Bern Airport (BRN)

Bern Airport serves Berne, Switzerland’s capital city. Its position in the center of the country allows for easy, quick, and stress-free travel to commercial locations like Neuchâtel, Fribourg, and Vevey.

EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg (BSL)

EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg serves the Swiss, French, and German towns of Basel, Mulhouse, and Freiburg. It is a major international airport.

Lugano Airport (LUG)

Lugano Airport serves the localities of Agno, Bioggio, and Muzzano, which are all located four kilometers west of Lugano.

Sion Airport (SIR)

Sion Airport is located 2.5 kilometers southwest of Sion in the Rhone Valley and serves the city of Sion, Switzerland.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein Airport (ACH)

St. Gallen-Altenrhein Airport is situated in Eastern Switzerland, right on the shores of Lake Constance, and shares borders with Austria, Germany, and the Principality of Liechtenstein.

Why Fly With Lunajets?

There are numerous benefits to choosing LunaJets as your private aviation agent. We’ll always try to get you the greatest deal on your flight. We have a modest commission rate, so the success of our firm is primarily dependent on your happiness and continued support. As soon as you send us a flight request, we’ll get back to you right away with all your available options and relevant information so you can make an informed decision. Above all else, we’re open and honest with our clients so that we may get to the best solution possible.

You may also rely on us for hotel bookings and airport transfers. We’ll make getting to and from the airport as easy as possible for you!

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