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 (Accès no.1 or Sky Priority by invitation only)
PARAFE ePassport gates are automated self-service barriers.
They are located at immigration checkpoints of Terminals 1, 2, 3.
Citizens from the 27 countries of the EU, or a national of from Australia, Canada, Iceland, Japan, Liechtenstein, New Zealand, Norway, South Korea, Switzerland, Singapore and the United Kingdom can use the PARAFE gates.
Currently, all PARAFE gates can only be used by citizens aged 18* or over holding valid biometric passports.
* European minors aged 12 and over can also use PARAFE when arriving in France only (they are not allowed to use PARAFE on departure).