Geneva Airport Informational Guide to Geneva Airport - GVA - Non Official

Geneva Airport Terminal 1

Terminal 1 is the Main Terminal at Geneva Airport and it is divided in five piers known as A, B, C, D and F.


The terminal building of Geneva Airport consists of 5 levels:

Underground level

Railway Station. Please note that passengers can access to the station from the left end of the upper level.

Ground level

Arrivals, including the baggage claim area.

On the Arrivals level there are the following services: Defibrillator, Wi-Fi, ATMs, Information Point, Showers, Post Office, Car Rental, Access to the parking lots P1 and P2, among others.

First level

Check-in. Find here the French sector (right) which is located on the French part of the airport.

Find the services: Press Room, Medical Care Service, Defibrillators, Wi-Fi, Car Rental, Taxis, Wheelchair Assistance, among others.

Second level

Departures. There’s a centralized security checkpoint, with a wide restaurant area and also a shopping area within the secured transit area.

Please note that in this level the passenger flow is organized and split by Schengen and non-Schengen passengers.

Services: Free Wi-Fi, Defibrillators, Information, ATMs, Smoking Area, Terrace, among others.


Find in the Mezzanine levels (1 & 2) a wide variety of concessions: Restaurants, lounges, shower services, Child Rooms, Prayer Room, Medical Care and terrace viewings.

Please note that the two top levels are mainly used for services and also terrace viewing.

transfer between terminals

Passengers can move walking between the two terminals, there are only 300 metres from each other. 


Those are the Services at Geneva Airport Terminal 1:

- Free Wi-Fi connection
- ATMs
- Press room
- Medical care
- Defibrillators
- Wheelchair assistance
- Smoking area
- Child rooms
- Terrace
- Food, drink and retail concessions
- Internet café
- Banking services
- Currency exchange
- Post office
- Information counters
- Travel agencies
- Hairdresser
- Showers (only in transit area and Arrivals)
- Meditation room (transit area)

See more Services here


Air France / KLM: Location: Departures (Transit Zone), Check-in: French Zone. Services: Beverages, disabled access, newspapers, TV, Wi-Fi. Opening hours: From 05:30 am to 08:30 pm. 

British Airways Galleries Lounge: Location: Departures (Transit Zone). Services: Newspapers, beverages, printers, copiers, flight monitors, Internet terminals, snacks, TV, Wi-Fi, telephones. Opening hours: From 06:00 am to 10:30 pm. 

DNATA Skyview Lounge: Location: Airside, Mezzanine level. Services: Disabled access, beverages, Fax, newspapers, prayer room, TV, Wi-Fi. Opening hours: From 06:00 am to 08:30 pm. Access fee: CHF 40 / person. 

Swiss First Lounge: Location: Main Terminal, inside security. Services: Newspapers, magazines, printers, copiers, beverages, premium food, snacks, internet terminals, non-smoking, TV, Wi-Fi. Opening hours: From 05:30 am to 09:30 pm. 

Horizon Lounge (Swissport): Location: Mezzanine level. Services: Beverages, disabled access, Fax, Wi-Fi, newspapers, TV. Opening hours: From 06:00 am to 09:30 pm. Access fee: CHF 40 / person. 

Marhaba Lounge: Main Terminal. Services: snacks, Wi-Fi, drinks, newspapers and magazines, among others. 

SWISS Senator Lounge: Main Terminal. Services: Wi-Fi, drinks, food, snacks, drinks, among others. 

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