Paris Charles de Gaulle airport (CDG)

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Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, also known as Roissy Airport and opened on March 8, 1974, is the largest in France and one of the busiest in the world. It operates with domestic and international flights to the main destinations in all continents.

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Number of Terminals - 3 - Terminals 1, 2 and 3, open from 4:00 am to 0:00 am. The automatic metro CDGVAL connects all terminals to each other from 4:00 am to 1:00 am and is replaced by a shuttle bus at other times. On the other hand, the different parts of Terminal 2 are linked through several buses.
Annual passenger traffic: 69.4 million passengers went through it during 2017.
Tel: +33 170 363 950. There are several information counters in each terminal, in addition to touch screens with information. In terminals 1 and 2 you can also find tourist offices.


The airport is located 25 km (16 miles) to the northeast of Paris.

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Desks in terminals 1, 2A, 2C, 2D, 2E and 2F, open from the first scheduled flight until the last.

Advantage (online booking)
Alamo (Tel +33 826 102 427)
Avis (Tel +33 821 230 760)
Budget (Tel +33 825 003 564)
Dollar/Thrifty (Tel +33 825 889 755)
Enterprise (Tel +33 825 161 212)
Europcar (Tel +33 825 358 358)
Firefly (online booking)
Hertz (Tel +33 139 383 838)
Interrent (Tel +33 892 230 226)
National (online booking)
Sixt (Tel +33 820 007 498)
TT Car Transit (Tel +33 148 623 753)


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There are numerous options for short- and long-term parking, with 10 different car parks. The first 10 minutes of stay are free in all lots. There are also exclusive motorcycle parking areas close to Terminal 2. Rates

Drop-off - Outdoor areas adjacent to all terminals, ideal for stays of up to 1 hour.
- Covered parking next to Terminal 1, connected to the check-in area through an elevator.
P3 - Situated next to Terminal 3, uncovered.
PAB - Covered, adjacent to Terminal 2A.
PCD - Indoor area between terminals 2C and 2D and the train station.
PEF - Covered spaces next to terminals 2E and 2F.
PG - Outdoor car park linked to Terminal 2G via a lift.
P3 Résa - Available 24 hours a day only through previous reservation, in front of Terminal 3, uncovered.
PR & PX - For long stays, outdoor, connected with the terminals by the CDGVAL metro.


Notify your airline or travel agency about your requirements at the moment of your booking or at least 48 hours in advance. Transportation services in and around the enclosure are equipped for the transfer of passengers with reduced mobility. Unaccompanied minors between 4 and 12 years old will be escorted by the airline staff from the check-in process and supervised during the flight. There are reserved parking spaces, induction loops for the hearing-impaired, accessible counters, escort services, contrasting signage, moving walkways, escalators, adapted telephones and restrooms. More information: Tel +33 170 363 950.