Registration for Tufts Global Reach Talloires begins at 17:00 on Friday, and the program concludes at 12:30 on Sunday. Please plan travel accordingly.

Getting to and from Talloires

Participants traveling from abroad are encouraged to fly into Geneva International Airport or Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.

From Geneva, it is a one-hour taxi ride to Talloires. Public transit on the Voyages FROSSARD bus line is also available from Geneva to Annecy, France. From Annecy, it is a 20-minute taxi ride to Talloires. The Voyages CROLARD bus line may also be taken from the Annecy bus/train station to the village entrance of Talloires. 

From Paris Charles de Gaulle or Orly airports, travel into Paris to the Gare de Lyon Train Station, where you will find a TGV Train that goes directly to Annecy. The trip from Paris to Annecy takes about three and a half hours, and there are trains leaving several times each day.

Where to Stay

Guests are responsible for their own accommodations. We encourage you to make arrangements as soon as you know you will attend Tufts Global Reach Talloires, as hotels are in high demand.

Below is a list of nearby hotels. You may also wish to explore local options on

For other hotels and additional information about the area around Talloires, please visit the websites for the Talloires Office of Tourism and the Annecy Office of Tourism

What to Bring

Programming includes a variety of indoor and outdoor activities. Talloires is a hilly town, so please bring good walking shoes and appropriate clothes for a hike!