Ferney-Voltaire is located in Eastern France, situated between the Swiss border and the Jura Mountains. It has a population of around 7,822. The nearest airport serving the city is Geneva International Airport, which sees around 14,000,000 passengers each year. It provides connections to cities including London, Dublin and Dubai.
Located in Ferney Voltaire is Voltaire’s chateau, which was home to François-Marie Arouet (Voltaire), the famous French enlightenment writer. Today, the chateau is open for guided tours. Other popular attractions in the city include a market held in the city centre every Saturday, a variety of restaurants and many 18th century houses. The city of Geneva is also within close proximity of Ferney Voltaire.