RER train at Charles de Gaulle airport

Suburban train line RER B run north-south from CDG airport through the centre of Paris.
Also stop at Paris-Nord Villepinte Parc Expo, Stade de France, Le Bourget, Orly airport,…


Tickets & Schedule

Average journey time between Paris-Châtelet and CDG airport is 35 minutes approx.
Trains run every 6 to 15 minutes.
Preferred direct (express) train ; local trains stop at suburban stations on their way into the city/the airport.

FIRST AND LAST TRAIN
Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 2 : 04:50 23:50
Paris-Gare du Nord : 04:53 00:15

FARES
Adult : 10,30 €
Children (4-9) : 7 €

You can purchase tickets at any Metro, RER station (airport included).
Paris Visite travel card (zones 1-5) accepted.

To avoid paying a penalty fare, you must purchase a valid ticket :
Standard ″Ticket t+″ used for Bus, Metro and RER within central Paris (zones 1-2) is not accepted.


Your journey

Charles de Gaulle airport has two train stations :
″Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 1″ for terminal 1 and terminal 3.
″Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 2-TGV″ for terminal 2 (A, B, C, D, E, E, F, G).

Further information :
 Which terminal do I need ?
 How to use Metro and RER

JOURNEY TO PARIS
All RER B trains call at Paris.
Some trains are direct, others stop at every station.
Connections between Metro and RER B at station Gare du Nord, Châtelet-les Halles, Saint Michel-Notre Dame and Denfert-Rochereau.

JOURNEY TO CDG AIRPORT
Always check the overhead destination panel on platform.
Board RER B trains bound to ″Aeroport Ch. de Gaulle 2–TGV”, some trains split off for another suburb.
Some trains are direct, others stop at every station.

JOURNEY TO ORLY AIRPORT
Always check the overhead destination panel on platform.
Board RER B trains bound to ″St Rémy-lès-Chevreuse″, some trains split off for another suburb.
Transfer onto the OrlyVal (Orly airport tram) at station Antony.


Where to catch RER trains at CDG ?


TERMINAL 1
RER station Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 1 is located at Roissypole, near terminal 3.
Terminal 1 can be reached by CDGVAL shuttle train.
 See my step-by-step guide


TERMINAL 2
RER station Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 2-TGV is located underneath terminal 2.
Terminals 2A, 2B, 2C, 2D, 2E, 2F can be reached by foot (recommended) or free shuttle bus.
Terminal 2G can be reached via shuttle bus from terminal 2F.
 See my step-by-step guide


TERMINAL 3
RER station Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 1 is located at Roissypole.
Terminal 3 can be reached by following the pedestrian pathway (8 min approx).
 See my step-by-step guide


Beware of pickpockets, look after your bags and valuables at all times.