ACCESS to la roche
La Roche-sur-Foron is conveniently located in the triangle formed by Geneva, Annecy and Chamonix Mont-Blanc (Europe's highest peak).
It lies near two major motorways connecting Lyon, Geneva and Italy, via Mont Blanc tunnel.
It is served by Geneva airport (40 minutes) and Lyon airport (90 minutes), and has easy connections to France's high speed rail link to Paris, Lyon and the Mediterranean.
In 2019 a new, fast suburban rail link will open connecting La Roche to Geneva rail station and airport.
Geneva airport - 30 minutes by car
Public transport to Geneva airport involves trains and busses and, until the new rail link at end 2019, is not easy. Car rental is available and taxis can be reserved.
If arriving from Paris take Switzerland exit (not France)
Lyon airport - 90 minutes by car
High speed train (TGV) from Paris to La Roche-sur-Foron (change at Bellegarde or Annecy)
Local train from Lyon (change at Bellegarde or Annecy)
From Lyon - A42 via Geneva or A43 via Annecy
From Paris - A6 South, A40 Geneva, A410 La Roche
From Germany - A1 through Switzerland via Basel or Zurich, A410 La Roche
From Italy - Through Mont-Blanc tunnel via Chamonix, A410 La Roche