Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport — CDG Charles de Gaulle Int. airport in Paris is the most important and biggest airport in France and one of the busiest airports in Europe, it is also called l’Aéroport de Roissy. Charles de Gaulle International Airport has three terminals.
Other airports in Paris are Orly airport and Paris-Beauvais-Tillé Airport.
Location — The airport is located 23km (14 miles) northeast of Paris.
Time zone — GMT + 1 (GMT + 2 from last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October)
Driving Directions : From Paris, take the A1 via Porte de la Chapelle. Alternatively, take the A3 via Porte de Bagnolet, join the A1 and follow signposts for the airport.
Address — BP 20101, 95711, Roissy Charles de Gaulle, France
Airport Code — CDG
Country Code — 33
Car Hire — Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt are all represented.
Public Transport — #Rail : RER trains serve the airport in conjunction with ADP shuttles. Line B runs from Terminal 1 and from the TGV station at Terminal 2 to Gare du Nord, Châtelet-les-Halles, St Michel, Luxembourg, Port Royal and Denfert-Rochereau, with connections for the métro.
TGV and Thalys trains also run to various destinations in Paris and beyond. There is an SNCF desk on the fourth floor of Terminal 2 for public transport enquiries.
— #Bus : The Airport Connection shuttle is a door-to-door minibus service to the city centre (journey time – 75 minutes). Places must be reserved in advance.
Roissybus serves all three terminals and runs to Place de l’Opéra for the Paris métro (journey time – 45-60 minutes). The Noctilien night service has three routes linking the airport with various destinations in Paris between 0030 and 0530. .
— #Coach: Air France coaches depart from terminals 1 and 2 to Porte Maillot and Arc de Triomp, Montparnasse station and Gare de Lyon. They also provide connections to Paris Orly Airport, from terminals 1 and 2.
— #Taxi: A taxi to the city centre will take around 45 minutes. Taxi companies include Alpha Taxis (tel: (01) 4585 8585), Les Taxis Bleus (tel: 0891 701 010) and Taxis G7 (tel: (01) 4739 4739).