Charles de Gaulle International Airport (CDG)

Airport Information

Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

Bonjour! Welcome to Charles de Gaulle Airport located in one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Paris is home to over 11 million people and is home to the Louvre Museum, the Notre-Dame Cathedral, the Champs Elysees, and the Eiffel Tower. Even if you are there for only a layover, try to extend your stay and explore Paris. CDG also has connections to TGV trains in Terminal 2, which can take visitors to the Disneyland Paris in ten minutes.

Are you ready for a fun fact? Charles De Gaulle Airport was named after the President of the French Republic in WWII.

Passenger Services

There are a variety of dining and shopping options throughout the terminals of CDG. There is free WiFi for the first 15 minutes.


CDG is Europe’s second busiest airport after London’s Heathrow Airport. It is conveniently located 23 kilometers northeast of Paris and is connected by a 45-minute train ride into the city. 

CDG has three terminals—terminal 1 is for international travelers, Terminal 2 is for Air France and other European airlines, and Terminal 3 is for charter flights only. The three terminals are also known as Paris Roissy and are connected by free shuttle buses for your convenience.


If you are staying overnight, be sure to stop by guest services for a hotel recommendation.