Travelling between Terminal 1 and Terminal 2

Your step-by-step guide between terminals 1 & 2 at Charles de Gaulle airport.
Easy when you know how !

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Terminal 1 Terminal 2

Journey time in public area :
20-25 min

Welcome to Charles de Gaulle airport
– After disembarking, follow the indications "Exit".
– Get your luggage.



– After the automatic doors, out of the luggage delivery room, turn right.
– Follow the indications ″CDGVAL″ & ″Terminal 2″.



– Head to the left corner of the arrival hall, behind the shop "Relay", towards the block "Elevator A".





– You have to change floor by elevator...
– In the lift, press the "Level 2 - CDGVAL" button (going down).





– At Level 2, when doors open, walk straight ahead.
– Pass through the automatic doors, take the travelator up to the CDGVAL station.



– Get on the CDGVAL automatic shuttle train.
If you need information about CDGVAL, click here!



– Get off the CDGVAL at station ″Terminal 2″ (last stop).
– At the end of the platform, take the escalator up.



– Upstairs, head to the right (for terminals 2A, 2B, 2C, 2D, 2E) or to the left (for terminals 2F, 2G).
If you need information about how to proceed ON FOOT within terminal 2, click here!
If you need information about how to proceed BY BUS within terminal 2, click here!



TO 2A, 2B, 2C, 2D, 2E
– You are entering the lobby of the TGV-RER railway station.
– Follow the appropriate signage according to your destination hall.



– Proceed via pedestrian walkway to your terminal, straight ahead.



TO 2F, 2G
– Proceed via pedestrian walkway, straight ahead.



– A bus journey is necessary to reach terminal 2G.
At terminal 2F, go to the Departures level, shuttle bus stop is located at Exit 2.

Bon voyage


Terminal 2 Terminal 1

Journey time in public area :
20-25 min


Welcome to Charles de Gaulle airport
– After disembarking, follow the indications "Sortie-Exit".
– Get your luggage.



Arrival terminal 2A
– After the automatic doors, out of the luggage delivery room, turn right, walk through terminal 2C, go straight on.

Arrival terminal 2C
– After the automatic doors, out of the luggage delivery room, turn right, go straight on.

Arrivée terminal 2D
– After the automatic doors, out of the luggage delivery room, turn left, go straight on.

Arrivée terminal 2E
– After the automatic doors, out of the luggage delivery room, turn left, go straight on.
At the end of the terminal, take the escalator up.

Arrival terminal 2F
– After the automatic doors, out of the luggage delivery room, turn right, go straight on.
At the end of the terminal, take the escalator up.

Arrival terminal 2G
– Exit the terminal and catch N2 shuttle bus towards terminal 2F.

– Follow the indications ″Terminal 1″ & ″CDGVAL″.



– Walk through the pedestrian walkway.



– Moving sidewalks end while entering the lobby of the TGV-RER railway station.



– Take the escalator down to the CDGVAL station.



– Get on the CDGVAL shuttle train.
If you need information about CDGVAL, click here!



– Get off the CDGVAL at station ″Terminal 1″ (last stop).



– At the end of the platform, walk down the travelator.



– Head to your left after the automatic doors.



– Look for your flight's information and check-in hall.



– Go to the corresponding check-in hall.
– Take the escalator up for halls 1 to 4, stay at this level for halls 5 and 6.



Bon voyage