Stade de Genève of Servette FC 1890 in Switzerland
Club — Servette FC 1890, Association du Servette Football Club
Club Colours — Red and White
Nickname — Les Grenats (The Garnets)
Founded — March 20, 1890
Stadium — Stade de Genève
Capacity — 30,084
Opened — opened in 2003
It is located in the Lancy area of the La Praille district of Geneva on the site of a former slaughterhouse.
Address — Stade de Genève, Route des Jeunes 16, 1227 Carouge
Website — Servette FC 1890
Location of Stade de Geneve Stadium : the football ground of Servette is located south of Geneva city centre. The center of the city is around 3,5 km away from the ground.
Nearest Train Station : the closest train station is Lancy Pont Rouge within walking distance of the ground.
The main station of the city is Geneva Gare de Cornavin, located around 4,5 km from the ground.
There are hourly train connections to Zürich (Main Hbf), St Gallen, Basel and Bern.
There are also direct rail services from Geneva to Paris (Gare de Lyon) and Nice (Gare de Nice Ville) in France, to Barcelona (Sants and Franca) in Spain, to Milan (Centrale and Cadorna), Florence (Santa Maria), Rome (Termini station) and Venice (Santa Lucia St.) in Italy.
By Tram : you can reach the stadium from the central railway station by taking tram 15 in the direction of Palettes. Get off the tram at stop P+R Étoile. From this stop it’s a 10 to 15-minute walk to the stadium. Tram 15 also passes through the city centre.
Tram numbers 12 and 13 run from the centre of Geneva to the Stade de Geneve stadium. Get off at Bachet-de-Pesay, a five minute walk to the south of the stadium.
By Bus : On matchdays there is a direct bus service from Cornavin rail station to the stadium. Bus line 4 takes you from the city centre to the stadium (stop Stade de Geneve). From other parts of Geneva you can take bus 21, 22, 42, 43, or 46.
Nearest airport – the closest international airport is Geneve-Cointrin (GVA), located around 3 miles to the west of central Geneva Switzerland next to Geneva Palexpo Exhibition CICG CCV Conference Centre.
The airport has frequent air connections with Dublin International, London Gatwick, Rome Fiumicino, London Heathrow, Paris Charles de Gaulle airport, Florence, Leeds Bradford, Athens, and many others.
Cheap hotels near football stadium Geneva Switzerland
Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva – ( 4.0 km from Stade de Geneve Stadium )
Within easy reach of the airport and the train station, this hotel enjoys a unique waterside location with dazzling views of the Jet-d’Eau, the world’s tallest fountain, the Alps and the Mont-Blanc.
Swissotel Metropole Geneve – ( 3.4 km from Stade de Geneve Stadium )
A luxurious and elegant hotel built in 1854 on the city’s ancient fortifications.
La Cour Des Augustines – ( 2.3 km from Stade de Geneve Stadium )
Located in the centre of the city, “La Cour des Augustins” is an ideal place for business and leisure customers.