Local residents in the vicinity of engineering work at Genève-La Praille.

To facilitate the construction work for the underground station at Genève Cornavin, the existing track area at La Praille station is being adapted to create a 400m-long track for maintenance trains.

We would like to warn you, as a resident affected by this construction work, about occasional disruptions by giving you regular updates. You can read our calendar and our news updates to find out about upcoming work.

Engineering work schedule.

  • January to May 2020: dismantling of existing infrastructure 
  • Summer 2020: assembly of the new tracks
  • September to December 2020: assembly of rail installations and safety tests
  • January to March 2021: completion work

Engineering work updates.

We are currently carrying out the following work:

Engineering work is in the final stage. The infrastructure has been installed and will be tested this winter. It will enter operation in November 2020. Completion work will be finished by March 2021.


January 2020 to March 2021