Thonon is the second largest town in Haute-Savoie and is a lively town with a population of 33,000 on the south bank of Lake Geneva and at the foot of the Alps and the Jura Mountains.
The capital of the Chablais region is ideally located on the banks of Lake Geneva (Western Europe's largest lake) just 10 minutes from Evian, 45 minutes from Geneva and Montreux and 30 minutes from Lausanne by boat.
Hit the slopes and try your hand at boardsports and ski sports at the nearby ski resorts.
You can easily reach the town by car , train, plane (Geneva Airport) and even by boat with the CGN ferries. Once you get into town you can explore the region with our network of buses and coaches.
GPS information : - longitude : 6.47840381 - latitude : 46.37349021
Follow the D 1005 for 35km
Follow the A6 motorway for 580km then take the A40 and exit the Annemasse junction, continue 30km on the D 1005
Follow the A43 motorway for 205km then take the A41 and exit Annemasse junction then continue 30km on the D 1005
Follow the A41 for 75km then take the N205 and D1005
Follow the Swiss motorways for 35km and exit 14 Annemasse to the west or Villeneuve to the east
40km from Geneva Cointrin International Airport
Flight information: 00 41 900 571 500
French information desk: 00 41 227 982 000 0
80km from Annecy
Airport Tel: 04 50 27 30 06
SNCF Thonon train station with daily TGV services to Paris Gare de Lyon - Thonon via Bellegarde
Information and booking: 36 35
From abroad: 08 92 35 35 35
Have a lovely time on Lake Geneva travelling from Thonon to Lausanne and back with CGN. Frossard and SAT coach companies will take you to the towns in the region and nearby resorts. Take the cable-car for a unique way to travel up and down town.
Daily ferries between Thonon and Lausanne (27 min) plus cruises and excursions from mid-June to mid-September.
Information and booking: 00 41 848 811 848
Regular Véolia - Frossard coach services to St Gingolph - Evian - Thonon - Genève etc
Information and booking: 04 50 81 74 74
Regular SAT coach services to Savoie regions - Genève - Annecy - Aoste etc.
Information and booking: 04 50 71 85 55
Thonon taxi rank on Place des Arts for transport over any distance
Information and booking: 04 50 71 07 00
After 7pm and on Sundays: 06 32 07 33 77
Taxi Services: Haute-Savoie Transport
Information and booking: 04 50 81 00 02
Regular routes and transport on request
Information: 04 50 26 35 35
Journeys between the Belvédère and Port de Rives
Departures every 2-4 minutes
April 15th to June 30th – Runs from 8am to 9pm
July 1st to August 31st - Runs from 8am to 11pm
September 1st to September 30th - Runs from 8am to 9pm
October 1st to April 14th – 2pm to 6pm on Sundays and bank holidays and 8am to noon then 1:30pm to 6:30pm Monday to Saturday
Information: 04 50 71 24 54
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