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Paris Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG)

Full Airport Name

Paris Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport

Address

Paris Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport, BP 20101, 95711, Roissy Charles de Gaulle, France

Airport Code

CDG

Country Code

33

Telephone

(0)1 4862 2280 or 1212

Fax

(0)1 4862 0752 or 5802

E-mail

webmaster@adp.fr

Website

www.adp.fr

Number of Terminals

3

Time Zone

GMT + 1 (GMT + 2 from the aftermost Sunday in March to the aftermost Sunday in October)

Location

The airport is amid 23km (14 miles) northeast of Paris

Transfer Between Terminals

Terminals 1, 2 and 3 are affiliated by chargeless shuttle buses.

Driving Directions

From Paris, booty the A1 via Porte de la Chapelle. Alternatively, booty the A3 via Porte de Bagnolet, accompany the A1 and chase signposts for the airport.

Car Parking

Each terminal has its own covered car esplanade with absolute admission to the terminal by lift. The abiding car esplanade PR is for Terminal 1, and car esplanade PX is for Terminals 2 and 3; all are affiliated by a chargeless airport shuttle bus.

Car Hire

Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt are all represented.

Public Transport

Rail: RER trains serve the airport in affiliation with ADP shuttles. Line B runs from the TGV base at Terminal 2 to Gare du Nord, Châtelet-les-Halles, St Michel and Denfert-Rochereau, with access for the métro. TGV and Thalys trains additionally run to assorted destinations in Paris and beyond. There is an SNCF board on the fourth attic of Terminal 2 for accessible carriage enquiries. Road: Taxi: A auto to the burghal centre will booty about 45 minutes. Limousine: The Aéroport Auto Account (tel: (0)1 4071 8462) offers a auto account for a anchored fare. Bus: The Airport Connection shuttle is a door-to-door minibus account to the burghal centre (journey time: 75 minutes). Places charge be aloof in beforehand (tel: (0)1 4418 3602). Roissybus serves all three terminals and runs to Place de l'Opéra for the Paris métro (journey time: 45 minutes). RATP buses run from Terminal 1 and 2. Bus no.350 stops at Gare du Nord and Gare de l'Est, bus no.351 at the Porte de Bagnolet and Nation. Coach: Air France coaches abandon from Terminals 1 and 2 to Place Charles de Gaulle and Porte Maillot and to Montparnasse and Gare de Lyon. They additionally accommodate access to Paris Orly Airport, from Terminals 1 and 2.

Information and Help Desks

There are several advice desks throughout the airport. Chargeless guides and maps of Paris and the airport are accessible on request.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: There are bureaux de change and at atomic one ATM in all three terminals. Post offices can be begin in Terminals 1 and 2. Eating and drinking: There are affluence of confined and restaurants in all terminals. Shopping: There is a advanced best of shops in all three terminals. Luggage: Lockers are no best accessible due to aegis concerns. There is a absent and begin appointment in Terminal 1 (tel: (0)1 4862 1334) and Terminal 2 (tel: (0)1 4816 63 83). Other facilities: Prayer apartment are amid in all three terminals. Medical services, including vaccinations, are accessible in Terminals 1 and 2.

Conference and Business Facilities

Roissy Charles de Gaulle 1 Business Centre (tel: (0)1 4862 2290) in Terminal 1 has eight absolutely able affair rooms, three offices and a VIP lounge with phone, fax, photocopying and video services; the best accommodation is 15 delegates. Terminal 2 has two lounges alms business facilities, including wireless broadband Internet access; a third lounge will accessible in 2005.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

The airport has accomplished accessories for disabled passengers, who should acquaint their airline in beforehand of their appropriate needs. Advice desks additionally action a appropriate acceptable account for disabled passengers. Aloof car parking spaces in appointed areas and abatement on parking is accessible on presentation of a accurate affliction badge.

Hotels

The Sheraton Charles de Gaulle (tel: (0)1 4919 7070) is amid central Terminal 2. Hotels at the airport are affiliated with the terminals by chargeless shuttle buses and accommodate Kyriad Prestige (tel: (0)1 3429 0000), Ibis (tel: (0)1 4919 1919), Novotel (tel: (0)1 4919 2727), Sofitel (tel: (0)1 4919 2929) and Hilton (tel: (0)1 4919 7777).

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