CONTACT

Access Control Centre (CSA): Tel : +41 22 767 66 66 

E-mail: access.surveillance@cern.ch

 

Only authorised persons gain access to the sites.

 

Meyrin site

Entrance A: manned by one security guard, access card reader and vehicle number-plate reader. Accessible to vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians.

Entrance B: manned by one security guard, access card reader and vehicle number-plate reader. Accessible to vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians.

Entrance C: manned by one security guard, access card reader and vehicle number-plate reader and accessible to vehicles and pedestrians.

Access E (Charles de Gaulle Gate): located in France, this gate is reserved exclusively for members of the personnel and contractors’ personnel travelling to the Meyrin site from France or vice versa. Rules of use.

  • Only personal effects that are not subject to a customs declaration may be transported (cf. CERN/DSU-RH/12222/Rev.2).

The inter-site tunnel: The tunnel connects the Meyrin site to other CERN sites that are the subject of agreements with France and Switzerland. It is reserved exclusively for CERN vehicles and private vehicles driven by a member of the personnel who has obtained the authorisation. Pedestrians and two-wheeled vehicles are not permitted. It may be used only for professional journeys between the various parts of the CERN site. Rules of Use

  • Only CERN property accompanied by a transfer sheet and personal effects not subject to a customs declaration (cf. CERN/DSU-DO/RH/8200) may be transported through the tunnel.

Gate D: Reserved exclusively for deliveries. Neither visitors nor members of the personnel may enter or leave the site through Gate D.

Jura Door (Acess to the Globe): Reserved exclusively for pedestrians with a valid access card.

 

Prévessin site

Main Entrance: manned by one security guard, access card reader and a vehicle number-plate reader. Accessible to vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians 

Route du Maroc Entrance: reserved exclusively for pedestrians and cyclists

Chemin du Moulin des Ponts Entrance: reserved exclusively for pedestrians and cyclists

 

LHC and Experimental Sites

  • For all LHC and BA sites access is granted every day,  24 hours a day.

  • Tunnel is open Monday to Friday, excluding official CERN  holidays, from 7.00 to 18:00.

 

Opening hours of the main access points.