La Cite Universitaire de Geneve - a big village for 850 residents of 95 nationalities !


Welcome to backpackers!

C.A.R. : Welcome and Information Center for young people in Geneva

The C.A.R. (Coordination Accueil Renseignement in Geneva) advises young travelers on accommodation options, cultural activities and holiday in the Lake Geneva region. Local people have also access to the Center's useful information.
The information bus - the CAR - parked next to the Cornavin Train Station exit, is open every day, from 9am to 9pm, from mid-June to mid September.

Rue du Mt-Blanc / Exit Geneva Station / The blue bus

Phone : +41227314647

Open daily from 9am to 9pm from mid-June to mid-September.

Free map of Geneva - Low-cost Accommodation - Things to do and to see in Geneva!!!

What's more, we publish a brochure full of great tips, called "CAR INFO", and we are also in permanent contact with the "Guide du Routard" of Switzerland (famous French traveller's guide).

Cultural activities at the UNIGE

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