Paris airports

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There are two major airports in Paris, the Charles de Gaulle airport (airport code CDG) and Orly airport (airport code ORY). Both are served by flights from over the world.

How to get from Charles de Gaulle to the city center?

Charles de Gaulle airport (CDG) on the map:

1) By the train

The fastest approach to get on the inside is to take a rail RER B (blue line) prepare from terminal 2 or 3. It's about 30 minutes to the Gare du Nord, which joins with the Paris metro framework. The price per person is EUR 10,30. We recommend this option. Check this timetable:

2) Shuttle bus

It's operated by many companies, for example by Le Bus Direct. The price is EUR 17 per person and you are taken to the Etoile / Champs Elysées (takes 50-60 minutes) or Paris Eiffel Tower (takes 60 - 70 minutes).

Shuttle bus plan from Charles de Gaulle to city center
Shuttle bus plan from Charles de Gaulle to city center

3) By the taxi

Taxi fare from Charles de Gaulle to Paris city is about EUR 60, for example, G7 taxi company.

How to get from Orly airport to Paris?

Orly Airport (ORY) on the map:

From Orly airplane terminal, there are devoted transport services which go to the significant places everywhere throughout the city, including Gare Montparnasse. There's additionally a bus to Disneyland from here. The south terminal has a cable car which connects explicitly to the metro.

1) By the train

You can take an airport train No. T7 to station Rungis-la-Fraternelle (takes about 6 minutes) and then you can go by train REC C (yellow line) up to station Gare d'Austerlitz (it takes about 45 minutes, goes every 30 minutes). Price is about EUR 10 per person.

2) By the shuttle

Le Bus Direct company offers a line from Orly airport to the city center (PARIS ÉTOILE / CHAMPS-ÉLYSÉES via Gare Montparnasse / Tour Eiffel / Trocadéro) for EUR 12.

3) By the taxi

G7 taxi company costs about EUR 40.

A way how to get from Paris airports to a specific Paris district you can always find at the page where to stay in Paris.

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