Paris Aéroport - Charles de Gaulle

Aéroport Paris - Charles de Gaulle - 95700 Roissy-en-France Aéroport Paris - Charles-de-Gaulle (Roissy)
paris - Charles de Gaulle Airport, Europe's number one airport, is located 27 km North-East of Paris. It deals with national flights and the majority of international long-haul flights. The airport has 3 terminals. Terminal 1, recognizable by its octopus-style architecture, mainly deals with Star Alliance airlines. Terminal 2, the biggest of the 3 terminals, is home to the international Air France hub and their partners, SkyTeam. Terminal 3 is assigned to low cost airlines. 10 car parks are available for both long and short stays. These can be booked in advance online on the website. Each terminal has a drop-off zone. The airport is linked to numerous public transport services and is practical and easy to access from Paris or the suburbs: TGV train, RER B, Roissybus, VEA shuttles (departing from Disneyland® Paris), and Filéo Roissy (departing from 16 towns in the Ile-de-France region). The RATP offers a network of buses to access the airport: 350, 351, 19, N143, and N140. Travel between the terminals easily with access to free shuttle services. Numerous shops (jeweller’s, delicatessens, luxury luggage, fashion, books, alcohol, tobacconist’s, etc.) bars, restaurants (classic and fast food), and tourist information points (four in terminal 2 and one in terminal 1), are just a few of the services offered by one of the biggest airports in France.


Hours vary from terminal to terminal. Terminals 1, 2E and 2F: 12am-4am; Terminal 2A: 12:30am-3:30am; Terminal 2C: 11pm-4am; Terminals 2D and 3: 11:30am-4:30am: Terminal 2G: 11:30pm-5am.

Sustainable approach

Aéroports de Paris aims for excellence when it comes to environmental management. This ambition determines their investment choices and how airports are run. The company brings forward this approach to all that work with them.

  • Certification ISO 14001
  • Certification ISO 9001


Offer adapted to disabled people
Hearing impairment

-Physical disability: car park with reserved adapted parking spaces available; ground-level entrance or access ramp; adapted public toilets with a transfer bar and adapted sink; there are alternatives to the stairs (lift, stair lift, access ramp).
-Visual impairment: transparent glass doors and windows are clearly marked with contrasting elements, no obstacles at eye level (wall lamps, displays, underneath the stairs, etc.) for the stairs, there is a tactile and visual contrast 50 cm before the first step down, continuous hand rail, step edges are contrasting, adapted command buttons in the lift (buttons in relief and/or Braille) and sound system inside the lift with announcement of each floor.
-Audio impairment: visual and/or sound announcements with hearing loop in the lifts; bright flash accompanies the fire alarm (in areas where a deaf or hard-of-hearing person may be alone such as in the changing rooms or toilets).
-Mental disability: trained/sensitive staff; signs are easy to understand and read and are accompanied with pictograms; entrance is monitored and visible from the reception desk/till.

Access to Charles de Gaulle airport:
-Drop-off by car: arrival in a vehicle with a GIG/GIC badge displayed; secure and equipped drop-off points at terminal 1 (exit 22), terminal 2A (exit 4), terminal 2B (exit 5), terminal 2C (exit 4), terminal 2D (exit 5), terminal 2E (exit 2.08), terminal 2F (exit 2.13), and terminal 3 (in front of the departure lounge).
-Parking in short-stay car parks (directly linked to the terminals): it is possible to park for a few minutes to a few hours.

Since August 2005, the airport television ‘AEO’ broadcasts informative programmes in French Sign Language; a plan of accessible services for people in wheelchairs is available; shuttles between the airport terminals are accessible to people in a wheelchair.

For more information, visit

Paris for people with disabilities

Official partner


Aéroport Paris - Charles de Gaulle
95700 Roissy-en-France
Public transportation
BAeroport Charles de Gaulle 2 TGV

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