CDG Airport to Paris by RER B train

RER line B suburban trains operate from Charles de Gaulle Airport through the centre of Paris and beyond.
Trains also serve Villepinte (Paris Nord Expo), Le Bourget, Stade de France, Orly Airport via Antony,…

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Schedule

Trains run every day, including public holidays, from around 05:00 to midnight with departures every 6 to 15 minutes.

Average journey time between CDG Airport ↔ Paris-Gare du Nord is 35 minutes.

Tickets

The single journey ticket CDG ↔ Paris costs €11,45 and allows connections between Metro & RER train in central Paris*.
Paris Visite travelcard (zones 1-5) or Navigo pass (zones 1-5) can be used.

Tickets can be purchased at any Metro-RER stations, airport included, from either ticket booths or ticket vending machines.

* You must buy a dedicated RER ticket for your journey to & from CDG Airport.
Please note that the basic “Ticket t+” used for Metro, Bus (and RER within central Paris only) is not accepted at CDG Airport.

Where to catch trains

There are two train stations for RER B at Charles de Gaulle Airport.

Terminal 1 & 3

Use the station named Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 1.
A few minutes walk from Terminal 3.
Passengers using Terminal 1 should change on to the CDGVAL shuttle train.

Terminal 2

Use the station named Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 2.
A few minutes walk from Terminals 2A, 2B, 2C, 2D, 2E, 2F ; by shuttle bus from Terminal 2G.

Your journey

To Paris

All RER B trains call at Paris whatever the destination.
Some trains go directly from Charles de Gaulle Airport to Gare du Nord via Aulnay-sous-Bois while others make several stops between (check the platform information display screens).

First stop in central Paris is Gare de Nord (see map below), other stations served are Chatelet-Les Halles, St. Michel-Notre Dame, Luxembourg, Port Royal, Denfert Rochereau and Cité Universitaire.

To CDG Airport

Please check the platform information display screens, board the next RER B train bound to :
Aéroport Ch. de Gaulle (some trains split off for another suburb).

To ORLY Airport

Please check the platform information display screens, board the next RER B train bound to :
St Rémy lès Chevreuse or Massy Palaiseau or Orsay (some trains split off for another suburb).
Transfer onto the ORLYVAL (Orly Airport light rail) at station Antony.