Flying into Charles de Gaulle Airport soon and not sure how to get to the city centre? Or maybe you need to get to the airport to catch your flight? Don’t worry – we’re here to help. Below you can find our complete guide to the trains to Charles de Gaulle Airport, including airport transfers and facilities and how to get to the city centre. Read on for more information.
|Train companies||SNCF: TGV|
|Travel time from Paris Gare de Lyon||45m with Le Bus Direct|
|Stations at the airport||Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 1, Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 2 TGV|
|Terminals||T1, T2A, T2C, T2D, T2E, T2F, T2G, T3|
You can easily get from Charles de Gaulle to Paris by taking an RER B train. RER trains are regional express services that run every 10 minutes between the airport and the city centre and stop at the main stations in Paris, including Paris Gare du Nord. The journey lasts approximately 30 minutes. Not sure how to move around the city or where to go? Check our Trains to Paris page for all our top travel tips!
Charles de Gaulle Airport has two train stations – Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 1 and Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 2 TGV (Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 1 serves terminals 1 and 3, while Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 2 TGV serves terminal 2). Both stations are served by TGV and RER B trains. TGV trains connect the airport to the cities of Marseille (4h), Strasbourg (2h), Lyon (2h) and Lille (57m).
Want to know more about the most popular rail routes and destinations in France? Visit our dedicated Trains in France page and get inspired!
You can also get to the city centre by bus. Read on to find out which bus companies cover the Charles de Gaulle - Paris route.
If you want to get to Paris city centre by bus, hop on Le Bus Direct. Routes 2 and 4 run throughout the year from 05:45 to 23:00 and arrive at the Tour Eiffel and Paris Montparnasse train station respectively. The journey lasts about 45 minutes. Sit back, relax and enjoy the main sights of the City of Lights.
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Are you planning your trip to Disneyland Paris but you’re not sure about the best way to get there from the airport? Don’t fret, we’ve got you covered. Once you arrive at the airport, take a TGV train and you’ll be at Disneyland in just 9 minutes. It’s as easy as pie.
Here’s all you need to know about the facilities on offer at Charles de Gaulle Airport.
Charles de Gaulle Airport offers unlimited free WiFi. Simply select the airport network and follow the instructions to gain access.
If you have a few spare hours before your flight and you want to walk around the city without your luggage, you can store it at the Baggage Storage facility that’s located in Terminal 2 close to the train station.
There are free shuttle buses that help you move easily from one terminal to the other. The shuttle bus N1 stops at Terminals 2A, 2C, 2D, 2E and runs every 7-15 minutes, 24/7. The shuttle bus N2, instead, stops at Terminals 2F and 2G and runs every 5 minutes from 05:30 to 23:00. The CDGVAL shuttle train is also available and stops at all the terminals and train stations.
Looking for somewhere to stay close to the airport? We recommend Sheraton Paris Roissy Airport, which is just inside Terminal 2.