A view of Bonneville
|o Mayor (2020–2026)||Stéphane Valli|
|27.15 km2 (10.48 sq mi)|
|o Density||460/km2 (1,200/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+01:00 (CET)|
|o Summer (DST)||UTC+02:00 (CEST)|
|Elevation||450-1,877 m (1,476-6,158 ft)|
|1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.|
Bonneville (French pronunciation: [b?nvil] ; Arpitan: Bônavela) is a subprefecture of the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in Eastern France. In 2018, the commune had a population of 12,557.
Bonneville is on the A40 autoroute, roughly halfway between Geneva and Chamonix. The urban centre is on the north bank of the Arve river, with urban development reaching to the foot of the mountains to both the north and south.
Bonneville sits at the juncture between the Swiss Voralpen and the French Prealps. to the west, the Arve valley is a wide and fertile outwash plain, while to the east, it is a classical glacial valley.
The commune has a railway station, Bonneville, on the La Roche-sur-Foron-Saint-Gervais-les-Bains-Le Fayet line.
Bonneville is twinned with: