Velostation

Parking bike Place Montbrillant

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This Velostation allows riders to park their bike safely near the Cornavin train station. Located on the Place de Montbrillant right next to our arcade behind the station, the velostation is one minute away from the train lines. It offers 338 covered spots and secured lockers (some with electric plugs) where you can leave personal belongings.
The Velostation is monitored and operated by the Parking Foundation. It is also protected by a video camera surveillance system.
To get in, cyclists interested should bring a day pass or subscription that can be obtained at our Genèveroule reception during business hours:

November to April: daily from 8AM to 6PM (incl. Saturday and Sunday)
May to October: daily from 8AM to 9PM (incl. Saturday and Sunday)

Outside these hours, you can buy a day card or weekly pass ONLY, at the teller of the train station car park underground(Parking Foundation).

Prices (including VAT)

1 day 1 week 1 month 1 year
Bicycle 1.- 5.- 15.- 150.-
Locker not available not available 10.- 100.-
Locker with an electric plug not available not available 15.- 150.-

General information – velostation Montbrillant
Access card and check sticker

The velostation is only accessible to the people with an access card valid. The cards can be bought in the points of sale mentioned above. The bikes must be equiped with a valid check sticker (delivered in the point of sale in the same time as the access card). The sticker must be imperatively sticked on the front part of the bike frame, next to the handlebar, front side face up, visible. It needs to be readable when we are in a seated position on the bike. The access cards and stickers are valid from the day of buying. The access cards must not be bought in advance, the first use has to be done the day of buying. For technical reasons, the purchase dates, from the beginning and end of validity are not shown on the sticker, neither on the access card. The proof of payment must be conserved.

How the get to the velostation

The velostation works in an automatic way. There is no staff. The members must show their access card on the card reader of the bollard at the entry of the velostation in order to unblock the electric latch of the door. The cylists are asked to get off their bike to enter in the velostation.

Parking of bikes

The bikes can be parked on a free bike rack. There is no saved parking. It is forbidden to leave a bike out of the racks. The bikes must be locked.

How to get out of the velostation

The exit is done directly without presentation of the access card. For security reasons, it is forbidden to run the bike inside the velostation. The bikes have to be pushed and the people have to move on foot.

Compartments

Compartments can be rented out to the subscribers, the lockers are not included in the price of the rent. Some compartments are equiped with electric plugs allowing to recharge an accumulator.

Security

For security reasons, it is recommended not to let any person come in when the doors are open and to notify any undesirable presence via intercom or by phoning the emergency numbers mentioned below the page.

In case of breakdown

For any technical problem or in case of dysfunction of the access card, call via intercom or by phoning the emergency numbers mentioned below the page.

Who run the velostation ?

The velostation, property of the City of Geneva, is run by the Fondation of parkings in partnership with the association Genèveroule, the bikes inpound (association ARV), the association Péclôt 13 and the association PRO VELO Genève.

Customer service and complaints

The complaints are sent by mail or email to the address mentioned below the page.

Technical emergency and informations

Call via the intercom on the bollard at the entry
Or call 022 731 66 61 (Parking of Cornavin)
Or call 022 319 43 90 (Foundation of parkings)

Address
Fondation des parkings
Case postale 1775
1211 Genève 26
admin@fondation-parkings.ch