Paris CDG Airport

Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) is the major hub airport to the north-east of Paris. There are three terminals:

Terminal 1, Terminal 2 (which is subdivided into 2A through 2G), and Terminal 3 (formerly T9). Terminal 2G which is a separate building and is only reachable via navette/bus in 10-15min .

The free CDGVAL shuttle train connects the terminals together.

Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport connections to the city:

By train: The airport is 14 miles from the heart of Paris. RER trains – an express Metro service – run to the city every 15-minutes or so. The journey takes around 35 minutes. Take Line B from Charles de Gaulle TGV station at Terminal 2 towards Gare de Nord and Metro connections.

RER train
Paris Metro

By bus:
– Buses run every 10 minutes between Place Charles de Gaulle and Charles de Gaulle Airport Terminals 1 and 2. Approx journey time: 40 minutes.
– Services run every 30 minutes between 07:00-21:30 and Montparnasse. This journey takes about 50 minutes.

Roissybuses serve all three terminals from the Opéra district of central Paris every 15 minutes between 6:00 am and 10:30 pm. Approx journey time: 45 minutes.

By taxi: A taxi between central Paris and the airport takes about 45 minutes. Chauffeur-driven limousines are available for hire between the airport and central Paris.

Manual luggage consignment:
All items are subject to security checks, including X-ray screening and random hand searches. Please note, for security reasons there are no lockers for storing luggage at the airport.

At Paris-Charles de Gaulle 2 airport, you can securely deposit your baggage at the central lockers located at the CDGVAL station’s exit, near the RER train station. This service is available 7 days a week, from 6:00 AM to 9:30 PM.


  • 0 to 6h = 7 €
  • 6h to 12h = 14 €
  • 24h = 17 €
  • For day 2, 3 and 4 (per 24h) = 9 €/per item/24h
  • Starting on day 5 = 7 €/24h, whatever the number of luggage

Lost & Found:
Tel: +33 (0)1 48 79 61 39
07.30 – 22.00 every day

There are many options within the airport terminals. The station itself has a takeaway outlet to the right of the mainline ticket office.

Pain a la lignes:
06.45 – 20.15 every day

Telephones and Wifi are available in the airport and station.

Business lounges & waiting rooms:
06.15 – 22.30 every day

Banks and currency exchange:
An HSBC bank with cash point machines is on level 4 of the station building.
There are several currency exchanges within the airport terminals.

Disability facilities:
Passengers with mobility issues should contact the ‘Access Plus Service’ 30 minutes before departure.
Tel: +33 (0)890 640 650
06.10 – 22.40 every day

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Tourist Information desks at Paris CDG Airport:

  • Terminal T1, arrivals level. Gate 4. 7:15>20:45
  • Terminal 2A (seasonal desk), luggage delivery area. 7:00>14:00 (open from March 23rd to September 07th, 2016)
  • Terminal 2C, arrivals/departures level. Opposite Gate 5. 7:30>14:30
  • Terminal 2D, arrivals/departures level. Gate 7. 7:30>20:30
  • Terminal 2E, arrivals level. Gate 11. 7:15>20:45
  • Terminal 2F, arrivals level. Gate 11. 7:15>20:45

Closed on January 1st, May 1st and Decembre 25th.

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