Wondering how to get from Gare du Nord to Orly Airport? Train is a common way to get around Paris, with the French capital city having an extensive railway network. The problem is finding the right service to get you where you want to go while also having the least number of changes possible. Paris has six major train stations that service the Paris area, with Gare du Nord being one of the biggest. This station is one of the busiest in the country and services a range of train services.
Given its connections to major transport routes, it’s likely that travelers will transit through its busy terminals. Whether you are coming from metropolitan Paris or regional France, chances are if you are making your way to the airport, you will go through Gare du Nord first. Once at Gare du Nord, you have a range of transport options available to get you to France’s second biggest airport, Orly Airport.
This journey can be made by choosing one of three options: taxi, train or bus. Taxi is the easiest and most convenient, the only one that provides door-to-door service between the two locations.
Taxi from Gare du Nord to Orly Airport
Top Paris Transfer is a professional Paris airport taxi service that can get you from Gare du Nord to Orly Airport easily and with no stress. We have a fleet of modern, luxury vehicles, to delivering you to your destination in comfort. Taxi will also allow you to avoid the inevitable crowds and changes that come with catching public transport such as trains or buses.
Simply begin by booking a vehicle through our user-friendly online booking site. This will ensure that a driver is waiting for you when you arrive at Gare du Nord and will be ready to take you straight to Orly Airport for your flight. You can locate your driver at the train station, easily identifiable by the marked placard that states your name. Your driver will help carry your luggage as they guide you out of the train terminal to your waiting vehicle.
Our drivers are friendly, fully licensed and bilingual. They speak both French and English to accommodate travelers from all over the world. Make the most of spending time with a local by asking them any questions you may have about Paris and the surrounding area. For additional assistance or help booking your trip, contact our customer service team who are available 24/7.
We prioritise the safety of all of our passengers and will provide complimentary car seats for children.
Payment will be collected upon arrival at Orly Airport. For your convenience, we accept euro, pound or dollar.
Gare du Nord to Orly Taxi Prices
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Transfers from Gare du Nord to Orly Airport By Train
Given that you are beginning your journey at a train station, you can also take a train from Gare du Nord to Orly Airport. Orly Airport is not serviced by the main train lines so you will be required to get the light rail to the air hub.
Begin by getting an RER B train directly from Gare du Nord to Antony. From Antony, you can get the Orlyval light rail that connects the Orly Airport to the broader Paris railways network. This is a driverless light rail that runs regularly every day. The first Orlyval leaves at 6.00am and the final one at 11.35pm.
Duration: 1 hour
Cost: 23.30€ for an adult ticket, 16.20€ for a child ticket
Transfer from Gare du Nord to Orly Airport By Bus
The final option is to get a bus from Gare du Nord train station to Orly Airport, however there are no direct buses that service this route. We recommend choosing another option, especially if travelling with lots of luggage or young children.
This option requires a combination of train and bus travel. Begin by getting an RER B train from Gare du Nord to Denfert-Rochereau. Here you can board the OrlyBus which will take you to OrlySud. This is the closest bus stop to Orly Airport and only a short walk away.
Duration: 58 minutes
Cost: €23 for an adult ticket, €17 for a child ticket, 2 years and under ride free.