Access and venues


Access and Transport

Visions du Réel Festival is located in Nyon between Lausanne and Geneva, next to the lake. The Festival encourages the visitors to come with public transport. Nyon is easily accessible by train.

By train
15 minutes from Geneva or 30 minutes from Lausanne. Check the CFF website for journeys and timetables.

By carsharing
Check  e-covoiturage or Mitfahrgelegenheit for the Swiss carsharing.


Le Village du Réel

Le Village du Réel is the center of the Festival, which is at the rue des Marchandises, 5 minutes walk from the Nyon station. You will find:

  • Information desk, and lost and found (9:00 to 20:00)
  • Accreditation and guest service
  • Main ticket office 
  • Press service
  • Grande Salle (Salle Communale)
  • Restaurant du Réel, Take Away and Food Trucks
  • Bar du Réel
  • Club
  • Forum

Festival places

All venues are accessible for people with reduced mobility.
WI-FI service provided by Net+ Léman, access code available at every Festival venue.

Village du Réel (VR)
Rue des Marchandises 5

  • Information & Accreditations
  • Bar & Restaurant du Réel
  • Forum
  • Le Club

Grande Salle (Salle Communale) (GS) 350 seats
Rue des Marchandises

The Factory (TF)
Rue des Marchandises 5

Théâtre de Marens (TM) 462 seats
Route du Stand 5 (accès Route de Divonne)

Capitole Leone (CL) 219 seats
Rue Neuve 5

Capitole Fellini (CF) 80 seats
Rue Neuve 5

Colombière Grande Salle (CO) 160 seats
Rue de la Colombière 18

Usine à Gaz (UG) 180 seats
Rue César-Soulié 1

Théâtre de Grand-Champ (TG) 372 seats
Chemin de la Serine 2, 1196 Gland

Media Library (ML)
Rue Cesar-Soulié 1

Colombière Industry Lab 1-3 (L1, L2 et L3)
Colombière Industry Lab Cafétéria (CC)
Rue de la Colombière 18

Salle Uni (SU)
Avenue Reverdil 8-10

Espaces Jeunesse (EJ)
At Théâtre de Marens (TM)