Terminal 1 – Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport

Direction & Map

Terminal 1 consists of a central circular terminal building and seven satellites with boarding gates.
The circular multi-level building houses key functions such as check-in counters, immigration and baggage claim :

• CDGVAL level
CDGVAL station ; Check-in zones 5 and 6 ; Food court ; Lost & Found.
• Departures level
Check-in zones 1 to 4 ; Airline ticketing desks.
• Boarding level (Passengers only)
Access towards boarding gates ; Duty-free shops.
• Arrivals level
Baggage reclaim area ; Car rental desks ; Taxis.
• Blue, Red, Green levels
P1 car park.

 Map terminal 1

Arrivals & Departures


On leaving the aircraft, follow the signs ″Baggage-Exit″ for arrivals and baggage reclaim.
The meeting point is located landside, at Arrivals level (after the baggage claim area), close to Exit 34.
 Guide for Arriving passengers


Check-in at Departures level (halls 1-4) or CDGVAL level (halls 5-6).
Immigration-security checks and access to satellites/gates at Boarding level.
 Guide for Departing passengers

Flight departures : use the airport monitors for check-in and gate informations.

Flight Connections

If you are connecting at Paris-CDG, visit our dedicated pages for a smooth transfer !
 Flight Connections guide

Ground transportation

RER (Paris by train) + TGV (Main lines trains)

• RER station Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 1 is not located next to the terminal, proceed landside via the CDGVAL shuttle train.
• TGV railway station Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 2 is located at terminal 2, proceed landside via the CDGVAL shuttle train.

Other transportation (Le Bus Direct, Roissybus, Disneyland, Taxis,…)

Visit our Transport & directions page for information and details about buses, taxis and shuttles.

Getting around the airport

• To-from terminals 2 & 3 : proceed landside via the CDGVAL shuttle train.
 Travel between terminals

Airport Hotels

To proceed to your airport hotel from CDG terminal 1 use the CDGVAL shuttle train to Terminal 3-Roissypole  station.
Visit our Hotel information page.
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Services & Facilities

Click below for details on services and facilities available at Charles de Gaulle airport :
Airport & Airlines lounges
Car rental
Lost & Found
Luggage storage
VAT Refund-Tax Refund
• Other Services and Facilities

Shopping & Dining

See which shops and restaurants are available at terminal 1 :
• Shopping
Bars & Restaurants