Terminal 1

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

Reopening of Terminal 1
From December 1, 2022 to Januray 13, 2023, several airlines are moving from Terminal 2 to Terminal 1.


• December 1 :
Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Eurowings, Lufthansa, SWISS

• December 2 :
Aegean Airlines, Icelandair, LOT, Norwegian, SAS

• December 5 :
Air Algérie, Bulgaria Air, Egyptair, Srilankan Airlines

• December 6 :
Air India, Fly One, Oman Air, SATA Açores, Sky Express, Ukraine Intl. Airlines

• December 7 :
Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines

• December 8 :
Cathay Pacific, Etihad Airways, Kuwait Airways

• December 9 :
Qatar Airways, Saudia

• January 9 :
United Airlines, Aer Lingus

• January 10 :
Emirates, Iran Air

• January 11 :
Air Canada, Air Madagascar

• January 12 :
Air Sénégal

• January 13 :
All Nippon Airways, Asiana Airlines

Terminal maps

Terminal 1 consists of a central circular terminal building and satellites with boarding gates.
The main building 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.



Check-in, Baggage drop

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

• Check-in 5-6 → at Level 2
• Check-in 1-4 → at Level 3

After check-in, passengers shall follow the Boarding signage, proceed to upper level.

Follow the signs to your satellite/gate.

Take the moving walkway (satellites are connected to the main building via tunnels).
Departing passenger


Follow the Baggage-Exit signage on leaving the aircraft.

Take the moving walkway (satellites are connected to the main building via tunnels).
Arriving passenger

Connecting flights

Terminal 1 accommodates a large number of transit passengers at Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport.
Make your flight connection as easy as possible, click below to visit our Transfer guide !

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Ground transportation


Terminal 1 is served by :

Magical Shuttle
Buses 350 & 351
Night buses Noctilien N140 & N143


Arriving passengers can use the taxi rank at Arrivals level (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.

Transport options


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.

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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).

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There is no hotel at Terminal 1.
Please take the CDGVAL shuttle train to reach Charles de Gaulle airport hotels.

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• Salon Galaxy
• Salon Icare
• Lufthansa
• Qatar Airways
• 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.

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