Charles de Gaulle airport is 26 km. (16 miles) north-east of Paris.

Allow 30 minutes to an hour for a trip between Central Paris and CDG airport.
Check traffic conditions in order to reach the airport on time…

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Charles de Gaulle airport is reachable by the following roads :

  • A1 Motorway to-from Paris (Porte de la Chapelle) + Lille, Brussels.
  • A3 Motorway to-from Paris (Porte de Bagnolet).
  • A104 Motorway to-from Marne-la-vallée (Disneyland Resort) + A4 Motorway.
  • D104 to-from Cergy-Pontoise.
  • N102 to-from Paris (Porte de la Villette) + Soissons, Laon.

At the airport

CDG has three terminals, terminal 2 consists of seven sub-terminals (2A to 2G).
Follow the appropriate direction signs as you approach the airport :

To terminals (for setting down/picking-up passengers and convenient parking)

Simply follow the signage for Terminal 1 or Terminal 2 or Terminal 3.

To long term car parks

Follow the signage for PR or PX or PW remote car parks.

To TGV railway station

Follow the signage Terminal 2 and/or Gare CDG 2.


Charles de Gaulle airport has parking to suit everyone’s needs.
Simply choose based on the distance to your terminal or your budget

Short-term parking

A short distance from the terminal entrance and check-in area.

Long-term parking

Long stay remote car parks.
Suitable for all travellers going away for a couple of days or more.

Drop off & pick up areas

Ideal for collecting & setting down passengers who want quick and easy access to the terminals.