Paris Charles de Gaulle airport (CDG)

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Paris Charles de Gaulle airport (CDG)

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: 72.2 million passengers went through it during 2018.
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, available from 7:15 am to 8:45 pm.


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

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Car rental agencies

Desks in terminals 1, 2A, 2C, 2D, 2E and 2F.

Advantage (+33 8582 5490 - 6:00 am to 0:00 am)
Alamo/Enterprise/National (Tel +33 148 626 581 - 6:00 am to 0:00 am)
Avis/Budget (Tel +33 148 161 504 - 5:00 am to 0:00 am)
Dollar/Thrifty (Tel +33 148 621 377 - from the first flight to the last)
Europcar (Tel +33 825 825 490 - 6:00 am to 0:00 am)
Firefly (online booking)
Hertz (Tel +33 825 889 755 - 4:00 am to 0:00 am)
InterRent (Tel +33 180 202 262 - 7:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Sixt (Tel +33 820 007 498 - 6:00 am to 11:00 pm)
TT Car Transit (Tel +33 140 717 250)


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Parking services at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport (CDG)

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. Valet parking service from 5:00 am to 0:00 am.
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.
PR, PW, PX - For long stays, outdoor, connected with the terminals by the CDGVAL metro.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

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.

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Latest updates: June 11, 2021