ANNECY - ALPS - FRANCE
Annecy - Alps - France, situated in a wonderful natural environment that is the playground for many outdoor activities and the home to a large number of outdoor organizations, will host the forum. This superb location will enable you to discover a blend of culture, cuisine, in a famous sports destination, which offers excellent side trip opportunities.
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The city is readily accessible with good motorway and railway connections and the international airports of Geneva and Lyon are nearby.
Access to Annecy by motorway:
- From Lyon or Chambéry: A41 exit Annecy Sud.
- From Paris, Geneva, Chamonix or Italy via Mont Blanc tunnel: A41 exit Annecy Nord.
- New direct motorway from Annecy to Geneva opened since December 2008.
Access to Annecy by National Road:
- From Albertville: D1508.
- From Geneva or Chambéry: D1201.
- From Chamonix or Italy: D1203.
Distance from Annecy to…
- Albertville(FR): 50km.
- Chambéry (FR): 50km.
- Chamonix (FR): 105km.
- Geneva (Switzerland): 47km.
- Grenoble (FR): 107km.
- Innsbruck (Austria): 600km.
- Lyon (FR): 140km.
- Milan (Italy): 340km.
- Munich (Germany): 630km.
- Paris (FR): 550km.
- Turin (Italy): 260km.
- Zurich (Switzerland): 320km.
Calculate your route here: http://en.mappy.com/
- Annecy taxi cabs company: Tel: +33 (0)4 50 45 05 67 - Fax: +33(0)4 50 45 59 27
- Frossard Travel: link Annecy-Geneva by coach.
- SIBRA buses: Urban buses for greater Annecy.
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TGV Europe: links from London, Munich, Zurich, Milan, Turin, Vienna, Innsbruck… to Geneva. Information and bookings: http://www.tgv-europe.com
TGV France: Direct link Paris-Annecy. - Numerous Express Regional Trains (TER) link Annecy to Lyon, Valence, Grenoble, Chambéry and Chamonix. Information and bookings: http://www.voyages-sncf.com
Many services accessible outside the train station:
- Bicycle rental at reduced price for people holding an SNCF train ticket.
- Public transport in Annecy and in greater Annecy with the SIBRA buses.
- Taxis with the Annecy Taxi Cabs Company.
- Daily flights from Paris to Annecy - Meythet airport, located 6km from Annecy city centre, link by SIBRA bus n°6. Information and bookings: http://www.airfrance.fr Tel: +33 (0)4 50 27 30 30
- Annecy is located 50 km away from Geneva international airport Direct link between Annecy and Geneva airport by coach. Information and bookings: http://www.gva.ch
- Annecy is located 125 km from The International Airport of Lyon Saint Exupery. Transport to Annecy by train and bus. You can also take a taxi. Information and bookings: http://lyon.aeroport.fr
Information and bookings through European airports:
London: http://www.heathrowairport.com/ with British Airways or http://www.gatwickairport.com/ with Easy Jet