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SM Travel is a leading destination management company in Switzerland, specializing in all aspects of incoming traffic. The company began as Luxcoach in Basel in 1962 and SM TRAVEL was formed in Zurich in 1977 to cope with the increasing volume of meetings and incentives as well as special interest groups. SM Travel has a multilingual staff, working in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and Japanese and accessible 24 hours a day.


Geneva International Motor Show!

May 2016

The Geneva Motor Show is one of the most important automotive events in the world.

It is held annually in the Palexpo Show Grounds right next to Geneva Airport (GVA) on the Swiss-French border.

Between 650,000 and 700,000 visitors are  attending during the eleven days of the event, which makes the Motor Show the most important exhibition in Switzerland.

“The 86th Geneva International Motor Show: A magnificent showroom for the automobile industry.”

All of the key players from the global automobile industry have gathered at the 86th Geneva International Motor Show from March 3-13, 2016. This includes all the major manufacturers, plus the top automotive designers and preparation specialists, who were presenting more than 120 World and European Premiers.

“All of the major manufacturers plus numerous top designers and preparation specialists will be present for the 86th edition, a sign of the confidence that the automobile world has in this event year after year and that reaffirms our place among the 5 most important automobile expositions in the world and the quality of its organization.” affirmed Mr. Maurice Turrettini, President of the Geneva International Motor Show.


87th Edition – 09 to 19 March 2017

The Geneva Motor Show is hugely popular with the Swiss and international public. The show can get very full especially over weekends making it sensible to arrive early in the morning or late afternoon. The new half-price ticket for entry after 4 pm may help to reduce crowds earlier in the day. Wednesdays, when most Geneva schools are out and many others are free in the afternoon, can also get very busy.

It is possible – and sensible – to book hotels & buy tickets to the Geneva Motor Show in advance.

The 87th edition will take place from 9 to 19 March 2017, Press days 7 & 8 March 2017.


For further information and/or and quotation for ground services, please contact Mr. Giancarlo Carrera at


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