Travel documents are systematically checked by the Border Police in the following cases :
Schengen area countries
France + Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland.
French Border Police officer will ask to see your passport or identity card and any supporting documentation necessary for your visit.
Have your boarding pass and travel documents ready open at the photo page and proceed in the appropriate line :
- EU/EEA + CH passports
- Other passports
- Fast lane (by invitation only)
PARAFE ePassport gates are automated self-service barriers.
They are located at immigration checkpoints of terminals 1, 3 & 2A, 2C, 2E, 2F, 2G.
Citizens from the European Economic Area (EEA), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino & Switzerland can use the PARAFE gates.
Currently, all PARAFE gates can only be used by citizens aged 18 or over holding valid biometric passports.