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PARIS CHARLES DE GAULLE AIRPORT /
Always arrive early at the airport with plenty of time to spare will ensure you have a stress-free journey through Charles de Gaulle airport.
- LONG-HAUL FLIGHTS :
3 hours before scheduled departure.
- EUROPEAN & FRENCH DOMESTIC FLIGHTS :
90 minutes before scheduled departure.
- Passengers using online check-in and do not need to check any baggage can arrive at the airport a bit later than other passengers, directly to boarding gate.
- You can check-in online (recommended).
- You can check-in at the airport using the self-service kiosks or your airline’s check-in counter.
Use the airport monitors for check-in & gate informations.
Keep an eye on the monitors for last minute updates concerning gate numbers and boarding times.
Boarding usually begins around 45 min. before departure for long-haul flights and 30 min. before schedule for domestic and medium-haul flights.
Gate closes 10-20 minutes before departure.