Geneva Airport (GVA)

Fall in the number of passengers (-69%) and aircraft movements (-54%) at Geneva Airport in 2020

In 2020, as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, passenger traffic fell by 68.8% at Genève Aéroport, while the number…

[UPDATED] Swissport wins 7-year handling contract for Switzerland with airlines of the Lufthansa Group (except Brussels Airlines)

Swissport has been awarded a major long-term contract by the Lufthansa Group for Switzerland. The new contract secures significant business…

Geneva airport reduced its noise footprint in 2019

Geneva airport's noise footprint decreased last year compared to 2018. This decrease is mainly linked to an overall decrease in…

SWISS to introduce new ‘Airtrain’ services between Geneva’s Cornavin central station and Zurich Airport

SWISS is to add the Geneva Cornavin to Zurich Airport route to the ‘Airtrain’ rail services which it offers in…

SWISS to increase its capacity in June

In the coming days and weeks, the entry requirements of various European countries will be gradually open. This leads to…

Geneva Airport dedicates its protocol salon to former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan

Today, the former Secretary-General of the United Nations, Kofi Annan, would have been 82 years old. On this occasion, Geneva…

Limited SWISS operations from 23 March to 19 April

From 23 March to 19 April the only long-haul destination served by SWISS will be Newark (EWR) from Zurich. Provisionally,…

SWISS to serve six new destinations from Geneva in summer 2020

SWISS will be adding six attractive new summer destinations to its Geneva-based route network from 22 June. The new services…

SWISS brings the Olympic Flame to Switzerland for the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lausanne

The city of Lausanne, Switzerland will host the Winter Youth Olympic Games in January 2020. SWISS had the privilege of…

easyJet responds to criticism after photo of a seat without backrest

easyJet got a lot of criticism on social media and in the British press because of a photo on Twitter…

Brussels Airlines flight SN455 from Bujumbura and Entebbe diverted twice!

Brussels Airlines flight SN455 from Bujumbura and Entebbe had to make two unscheduled stopovers last night. The first landing took…

SWISS to offer new service from Geneva to Marsa Alam

SWISS will be extending its Geneva-based network in the coming winter timetable by adding a new service to Marsa Alam…

SWISS to connect Geneva with Munich and Frankfurt, in cooperation with Lufthansa for the latter

From 31 March, SWISS will connect Geneva with the German cities of Munich and Frankfurt on a daily basis for a…

Geneva Airport in 2018: moderate increase in the number of passengers and decrease in aircraft movements

In 2018, Genève Aéroport welcomed 17,677,045 passengers, an increase of 1.9% versus 2017. This figure shows a slowdown in the…

SWISS will serve five new summer destinations from Geneva

From 22 June, SWISS will expand its route network from Geneva by offering its passengers five new popular destinations for…

After 100 years, the runway of Geneva Airport has been renamed due to the shift of the magnetic north

After nearly 100 years, Geneva Airport's sole runway has been renamed last night. The runway is now called 22 /…

Geneva Airport tests revolutionary 3-D baggage scanners

Since July 1, Geneva Airport has been testing two new scanners that can check hand luggage without passengers having to…

A new airline between Antwerp and Geneva with Swiss start-up La Nova ?

From 4 February 2019 and subject to approval, start-up airline La Nova is expected to operate between Antwerp and Geneva.…

Geneva and Galápagos Airports become carbon neutral

• 211 airports across the world now certified at one of the 4 levels of Airport Carbon Accreditation • These…

Ethiopian to debut flight to Geneva via Milan

Ethiopian Airlines, is pleased to announce that it will launch direct thrice weekly service to Geneva, Switzerland on June 3,…

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