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
The new Leman Express train service runs twice an hour from Geneva Central station (Cornavin) to La Roche sur Foron (terminus Annecy of St Gervais). Trains from the airport to Cornavin go every 10 minutes.
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)
Local network trains from Geneva Central (Cornavin) to La Roche-sur-Foron run twice an hour at peak times, once an hour off peak (direction Annecy or St Gervais via Annemasse).
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