Practical information

opening times

19 May: 9am – 6pm
20 May: 9am – 6pm
21 May: 9am – 6pm
22 May: 9am – 4pm


Palexpo SA

Route François Peyrot 30
1218 Le Grand Saconnex
Geneva Switzerland

Phone: +41 22 761 11 11

For specific enquiries relating to stand bookings or further information on exhibiting possibilities, please contact:

Ms Magali Fakhry Dufresne
Exhibition Director
Palexpo SA
Route François Peyrot 30
1218 Le Grand Saconnex

Phone: +41 22 761 10 61

For specific enquiries relating to your data, please contact:

Travelling to INDEX™

Palexpo Exhibition and Conference Centre in Geneva has been the home of INDEX™ since 1984, meaning that it has hosted the last 14 editions.

The city is easy to access by rail, road and air, making it perfectly equipped to welcome visitors from every continent. Most European capitals are just a short flight away via more than 100 direct flights each week.

Reaching Palexpo from Geneva airport:

  • Palexpo is located 500 meters from the airport and its underground railway station
  • The venue is a 10-minute walk from the airport
  • Bus 5 is a 4-minute’ bus ride from the airport to Palexpo

From Palexpo to Geneva city center:

  • Downtown Geneva is a mere 4 km for Palexpo
  • 20-minute’ bus ride from Palexpo to the city center and most hotels

From Geneva airport to Geneva city centre:

Geneva offers the shortest train ride in Europe from the airport to the city center. It takes only a 6-minute’ ride by train to reach the city center from the airport.

By road:

The venue also has direct access to Europe's north-south motorway system and 3’000 covered parking spaces on-site.

By train:

Our official booking partner will help you lessen your carbon footprint.
Palexpo, Geneva, is reachable very easily by train, with a variety of possible connections from many Eurean Cities and beyond.
The train station is walking distance from Palexpo.
Enjoy convenient rates when booking your train journey to come to Palexpo, here.

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Geneva boasts over 130 hotels offering renowned Swiss hospitality and quality standards. Many accommodation options are located within walking distance of the exhibition.

The Official Housing Agency for INDEX™26 is PALEXPO HOTEL RESERVATION SA who has negotiated special hotel rates for all attendees, across all hotel categories.

The hotel reservation platform is available online.

Moreover, we would like to alert all exhibitors and visitors to the existence of possible scams. We recommend that you only use trusted online registration and accommodation services for bookings.

For further information, please contact Ms Sophia Gondim at

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