Best Ways To Get from Paris to Charles de Gaulle

Paris to Charles de Gaulle

Wondering how to get from Paris to Charles de Gaulle? You’ve seen the Eiffel Tower, experienced the magic at Disneyland Paris and eaten your weight in crepes and croissants. With your Parisian adventure drawing to a close, it’s now time to turn your attention to the journey home. Or maybe you are a Parisian local who is heading on an exciting adventure to regional France or further abroad? Either way, if you’re looking to move on from Paris chance are high that you will be headed to Charles de Gaulle (CDG) Airport.

CDG Airport is France’s largest and busiest airport, running routes to numerous destinations across France, Europe and the world. The airport sees over 80 million passengers per year and is therefore quite large in size simply to accommodate the sheer number of people. Consisting of three major terminals, with Terminal 2 consisting of seven sub-terminals, CDG Airport can be difficult to navigate, especially for first-time visitors. It is highly recommended that you allow extra time to find your way through the complex terminals and crowds to avoid high stress levels.

Getting to the airport from Paris is quite straightforward and there are a number of transport options to get you there. The three main options are taxi, train and bus with taxi being your most convenient mode of transport.

Taxi from Paris to Charles de Gaulle

Top Paris Transfer

Taxi is the most convenient transport option as it is the only transport mode that offers door-to-door service, taking you directly from your destination in Paris to the entrance of CDG Airport. Top Paris Transfer is a reliable taxi service that can pick you up from Paris and deliver you comfortably to CDG. Boasting a fleet of modern, luxury vehicles, take the hassle out of travelling by pre-booking a vehicle with Top Paris Transfer. This can be done easily through our intuitive online booking system.

One of our fully licensed drivers will be waiting to greet you at the arrival terminal. All of our drivers are fluent in both French and English, and pride themselves on providing high quality service. They will assist with your luggage as they escort you to the car and aim to answer any questions you may have. Our customer service team is also available 24/7 if you require further assistance outside of your journey.

The safety and comfort of our passengers are our top priorities at Top Paris Transfer. Please let us know if there are any children travelling in your group and we will provide complimentary car seats.

Payment for your trip will only be collected upon arrival at the airport. For your convenience, we accept payment in Euro, Pound or Dollar.

Paris to Charles de Gaulle Taxi Prices

Number of Passengers Price
1-3 Passengers 55€
4 Passengers 60€
5 Passengers 70€
6 Passengers 75€
7 Passengers 80€
8 Passengers 90€

Transfers from Paris to CDG Airport

If you’re looking for an alternative way to get to the airport, you might consider catching the train. The RER B train runs directly from central Paris to CDG Airport. You can get an RER B train headed towards Airport Roissy-Charles de Gaulle from a range of stations, including Denfert-Rochert, St.Michel/Notre Dame and Gare du Nord. The journey takes approximately 40 minutes but will deliver you directly to Terminal 2 of CDG Airport. Trains run regularly every day, beginning at 4.56am and ending just after midnight.

Duration: 45 minutes

Cost: 10€ for an adult ticket, 7€ for a child ticket.

Transfer from Paris to Charles de Gaulle Airport

The third transport option is to catch the bus from Paris to Charles de Gaulle Airport. This type of transport does take a bit longer (typically over an hour) and requires at least one change. Given these factors, this type of transport may not be the best option for groups travelling with lots of luggage or with children or elderly passengers.

To get a bus from Paris to CDG Airport, first make your way to Gare du Nord. From here, you can get a bus towards H Gare de L’est Noctilien. Disembark at this bus stop and transfer to a bus headed towards the airport. The bus should state Aeroport CDG, as well as Terminal 1,2 or 3. The Aeroport CDG buses will take you to Roissypole, where you can disembark and walk 200m to your terminal.

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes – 1 hour 30 minutes

Cost: 3-6€ for an adult ticket, prices for children tickets vary.