Welcome to Paris-Charles de Gaulle, terminal 1.
Maps, Access, Services… get all the information you need to prepare your visit !

Terminal 1 consists of a central circular terminal building and satellites with boarding gates.
The main building (map below) houses key functions such as check-in counters, immigration & baggage reclaim.

Level 2 – CDGVAL (before security)
CDGVAL station ; Check-in zones 5 and 6 ; Food court ; Lost & Found.

Level 3 (before security)
Check-in zones 1 to 4 ; Airline ticketing desks.

Level 4 (after security)
Access towards boarding gates ; Duty-free shops.

• Level 5 – Arrivals
Baggage reclaim area ; Car rental ; Taxis.

Levels Blue, Red, Green
P1 car park.


Please consult the airport monitors for information concerning check-in area (Halls 1-6) and boarding gate dedicated to your flight.

Proceed to check-in :
 Check-in 5-6 → at Level 2
 Check-in 1-4 → at Level 3

After check-in, passengers shall follow the Boarding signage.
Take the “glass tube escalator″ to upper level.
If you’re flying to a non-Schengen country you must clear Passport control.
Follow the signs to your satellite/gate.
Take the moving walkway (satellites are connected to the main building via tunnels).
Clear Security check.


Follow the Baggage-Exit signage on leaving the aircraft.
Proceed for Passport control (from Non-Schengen flights), Baggage reclaim, Customs & Exit.

Arriving passengers may be met at the Arrivals meeting point (Level 5, close to Exit 36) of the main building, located after exiting the baggage claim area.

Connecting flights

Make your flight connection as easy as possible, click below to visit our Transfer guide !

Ground transportation


Terminal 1 is served by :

Buses 350 & 351
Night buses Noctilien N140 & N143


Arriving passengers can use the taxi rank at Level 5, Exit 24.
Follow the taxi signs while exiting the baggage reclaim area.
If you come to Charles de Gaulle by taxi, you will be dropped off in front of the departures hall.


RER B suburban trains serve terminal 1 at station Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 1.
This station away from terminal 1 can be reached via the CDGVAL light rail.

TGV mainline services serve Aéroport Charles de Gaulle 2 station.
This station away from terminal 1 can be reached via the CDGVAL light rail.


Park your vehicle at P1 or use PR ECO remote car park, recommended for long stay.

If you are you bringing someone or picking someone up use the Depose-minute -Kiss & Fly- area in front of the departures hall.

Car rental

All of the major car rental companies have representation at Charles de Gaulle airport.
The nearest car rental desks are located at Arrivals level (Level 5, between Exit 24 & 30).


There is no hotel at terminal 1.
Please take the CDGVAL light rail to reach Charles de Gaulle airport hotels.


  • Salon GalaxySalon Icare

  • Lufthansa

  • Qatar Airways

  • SAS

  • Star Alliance

Airport lounges are located airside, after security.
Premium passengers and select card holders are eligible for complimentary access.
Please contact your airline for information on eligibility.