Cheap Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva
Flight information Edinburgh to Geneva
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Average flight time, total distance 786 miles
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This information is correct as of November 2015
Airlines that fly from Edinburgh to Geneva
easyJet offer direct flights from Edinburgh to Geneva all year round. Flybe, Jet2 and Thomson Airways all offer seasonal flights to Geneva during the winter. Airlines offering connecting flights include KLM via Amsterdam, Brussels Airlines via Brussels, British Airways via Gatwick, Lufthansa via Frankfurt and Air France via Paris.
Terminal Information – Departing
Edinburgh Airport has one terminal. You'll find the check-in and bag-drop desks on the ground floor of the building, while security is upstairs and through the food court. The departure lounge has everything you need for a relaxing pre-flight experience. There's plenty of seating, sockets for charging your appliances, and two hours of free Wi-Fi for every passenger. There's a spa if you fancy a quick treatment and an art gallery showcasing work by Scottish artists. Two executive lounges (Aspire and No.1 Traveller) offer a relaxing base away from the hustle and bustle. The airport also has a good range of shops, selling everything from designer goodies to travel essentials and souvenirs. There are plenty of places to grab a bite to eat. Choose from hearty pub grub, quick and tasty sandwiches, or treat yourself to a luxurious seafood lunch complete with champagne.
Terminal Information – Arriving
Geneva Airport only has one terminal. Public transport is well signposted. The easiest way to reach the city is by train, and you'll find the station underneath the arrivals hall. Six buses run between the airport and the city centre, so it's a good idea to know exactly where you're going. If you're not sure you can always use the airport's free Wi-Fi to double-check. Everyone who flies into Geneva is entitled to 80 minutes of free public transport. Pick up your Unireso ticket at the machine in baggage claim. Car hire is also available at the airport: remember to compare car hire at Geneva Airport before you fly to get the best deal
You need a valid passport to fly from Edinburgh to Geneva. We recommend arriving at the airport at least two hours before your flight is scheduled to depart.
What to expect in Geneva
Geneva is one hour ahead of Edinburgh and the currency is the Swiss Franc (CHF). Weather can be quite extreme. Summer temperatures tend to sit around 20°C, but during the winter the mercury drops to around 2°C. Geneva is notoriously expensive, so be prepared to travel on a budget. An average three-course dinner for two costs about £65* while a pint of beer is more than £5*. Switzerland has four official languages: German, French, Italian and Rumantsch. French is the most widely spoken language in Geneva. Although most people will be able to speak a little English it's polite to learn a few essential French phrases before you travel.
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