Air France Bus
Buses of Les Cars Air France connect Terminals 1 and 2 with destinations on the Right
and Left Bank:
Line 2 goes to the Place Charles de Gaulle (Arc de
Triomphe) and Porte Maillot (in the La Defense skyscraper district).
Buses normally run every 15 minutes from 5:45 a.m. to 11 p.m. Trip time:
Up to 60 minutes,
depending on traffic.
Line 4 serves the Gare de Lyon and the Gare Montparnasse.
Coaches normally depart every 30 minutes from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Trip time:
Up to 1 hour 15 minutes, depending
Air France also has a Line 3 bus that runs between
Charles de Gaulle and Orly Airports at 30-minute intervals, with an
average travel time of 1 hour 30 minutes.
Your luggage will be stored for you during the trip.
Buy your ticket online, at the Les Cars Air France counter in the terminal, or
from the bus driver.
For current fares and timetables, visit
Les Cars Air France.
RATP, the Paris regional transport
authority, operates this coach between CDG Terminals 1, 2, and 3 and the rue
Scribe by the American Express office and the Opéra Garnier. (Take the RoissyBus
if you're staying at one of the many hotels in the Opéra district.)
Buses run every 15 minutes from early morning until mid-evening
and at 20- to 30-minute intervals after that. The one-way fare is €10,50.
Be sure to validate your ticket when you board the bus.
Travel time is nominally 45 minutes but can take up to twice
that long during rush hour. Wave down the bus at the terminal (see the airport's
Buses page) and pay the driver upon boarding.
For up-to-date information, see the the RATP's
RATP Buses 350 and 351
Bus 350 is a public-transit bus that links CDG Terminals 1 and 2
with the Gare de l'Est in Paris. For details,
Bus 351 links CDG Terminals 1 and 2 with Nation in Paris.
Both buses start and finish their routes at
the airport's Roisspôle RER train station. To ride them, you'll need three
standard T+ paper Métro/bus tickets or a valid pass such as the 1- to 5-zone
Paris Visite card.