Frequent buses and coaches link Roissy de Gaulle airport with Paris city center. Travelling by bus is one of the cheapest and the easiest way to get to or from the airport. Yet it is not door to door and road traffic conditions may sometimes significantly affect journey times. Two bus transfer services are operated : The Roissy Bus and Le Bus Direct.
Shuttle & van services
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ROISSYBUS is the special RATP (Official Transport for Paris network) bus service that links Roissy Charles de Gaulle airport and
downtown Paris. Service is operated every day and runs approximately from 5.30am to 12pm. Bus is serving all terminals.
Duration: Travel time is usually between 45 and 70 minutes depending on road traffic. Frequency: Frequency is one bus every 15 to 20 minutes depending on hour. Stations: The Roissybus station downtown Paris is located 11, rue Scribe near the Opera Garnier. Tickets price: A one way ticket costs 11.5€.
Two additional bus lines connect Paris city center to the airport (Line 350 & 351) departing from Gare de l'Est Train station and Nation. Ticket is cheap however bus makes multiple stops on the way and travel time often exceeds 80 minutes.
Le Bus Direct
Le Bus Direct was previously named Cars Air France. The owner has changed but the service remains somehow the same with 4 lines connecting Roissy and Orly to Paris city center. Le Bus Direct airport coaches are very comfortable and offer free wifi aboard. The cost for a one way ticket is however clearly more expensive than the Roissybus. Service is operated 7 days a week. Lines 3 & 4 connect Roissy de Gaulle airport to city center. Line 2 offers a direct connection between Orly and Roissy.
Duration: Travel time is usually between 45 and 70 minutes depending on road traffic. Frequency: Frequency is one bus every 15 to 30 minutes depending on hour between 5am and 11.40pm. Stations: A few stops in central Paris (depending on the line chosen) including Montparnasse or Gare de Lyon train stations, Eiffel Tower, Arch of Triumph and Trocadero. Tickets price: A one way ticket costs 17€.
A night bus service is operated by RATP. It runs from 1am to 5am between Gare de l'Est train station and Roissy de Gaulle airport (All terminals). Travel time is 80 minutes. Price is 8 € or 4 T+ subway tickets.
Getting to/from the airport
Roissy Charles de Gaulle airport (CDG) is located 25km in the north east of Paris. Bus & coach, shuttle, taxi, train, ... Travellers have plenty of choices to get to and from the airport.