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From Paris - Orly airport

The Paris - Orly airport is within easy reach of the capital.

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14 km to the south of Paris by the A6 motorway.
Information Arrivals/departures – Flight Schedule
Airport: +33 1 70 36 39 50

Customs (24h/24): +33 1 49 75 09 10
Police (24h/24): +33 1 49 75 43 04
Medical center (24h/24): +33 1 49 75 45 12

By Orlybus

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Tel : 3424

Daily from 6am to 0.30pm, every 8 to 15 min.

Departing from:

  • South terminal, exit L, bus stop 3
  • West terminal, exit D, bus stop 5 (arrivals level)

Direction: Place Denfert-Rochereau (métro/RER Denfert-Rochereau)

Tickets (€8.5) can be purchased from the driver and in ticket offices and at automatic ticket terminals in metro/RER stations. Travel passes covering zones 1 to 4 or 1 to 5 (except Mobilis) are also accepted. They can be obtained from the RATP (metro) ticket offices and machines in the South and West terminals.

By Bus 183

©Jacques Lebar

Tel : 3424

Daily from 6am to 0.20pm, every 30 min.

Departing from:

  • South terminal, exit L, bus stop 4

Direction: Porte de Choisy (metro Porte de Choisy)

Tickets (€2) can be purchased from the driver. Passes covering zones 1 to 4 (except Mobilis) are also accepted. You can buy them at ticket offices and at automatic ticket machines in RER/metro stations.

By train (Orlyval + RER B)

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Tel : 3424

Orlyval departures, daily from 6am to 11pm, every 5 to 7 minutes, direction RER station, Antony :

  • South terminal, exit K
  • West terminal, exit A (departures level)

RER B departures, daily from 5.08am to 0.12am, every 4 to 15 minutes, from Antony station :

Cité universitaire, Denfert-Rochereau, Port-Royal, Luxembourg, Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame, Châtelet-Les Halles, Gare du Nord…

Estimated journey time (Orlyval \ RER B) to Châtelet-Les Halles: 35 minutes

Combined ticket Orlyval \ RER B costs €12,50 (€9,30 for the Orlyval only, as far as Antony). Paris Visite, zones 1 to 5, is the only pass accepted. It can be obtained, along with the Orlyval ticket, from RATP/Orlyval ticket offices and machines in the South and West terminals. Reduced rate: €4,65.

By taxi


Departing from :

  • South terminal, exit L (baggage reclaim)
  • West terminal, exit B (arrivals level)

Price changes for Paris-Orly, Orly-Paris and Roissy CDG -Paris, Paris-Roissy CDG taxi fares

4 flat-rate fares have been introduced for journeys between Paris and Paris airports :

  • Paris ‘Rive Droite’ (‘Right Bank’)/CDG Roissy = 53€
  • Paris ‘Rive Gauche’ (Left Bank’)/CDG Roissy = 58€
  • Paris Rive Droite/Orly = 32€
  • Paris Rive gauche/Orly = 37€
  • ... and vice versa

New supplements apply to these flat-rate fares:

  • Immediate flat-rate booking supplement = 4€
  • Advance flat-rate booking supplement = 7€

These supplements replace the minimum fare charge.

Other shuttle and minibus services, namely between the airports and Parisian hotels, are available by advance booking. For more details, please see our information pages.

Getting there by shared taxi

© Jean Edern Rougagnou

Taxymatch offers a quality taxi service that is cheaper than a traditional taxi: the shared taxi. The price is fixed even if you are the only passenger: €29 from Orly airport to Paris (instead of 40 to 45€ for a non-shared journey). You keep the advantages of a taxi ride but at a very low price.

  • Some practical information:
  • Service available 24 hours a day and therefore adapted to the arrival of your flight
  • Pick-up at all terminals to avoid a long walk
  • Advance booking possible to avoid queues
  • One hold bag and one hand bag per person maximum
  • Dedicated app available on Google Play and App Store


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