Charles de Gaulle Airport Guide to Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG)

Charles de Gaulle CDG Terminal 2

Charles de Gaulle CDG Terminal 2 complex consists of seven satellite sub-terminals: 2A, 2B, 2C, 2D, 2E, 2F and 2G.

Terminals T2A, T2B, T2C and T2E are distributed into a half-circle, facing each other, while terminal T2G is located in a separate building.

Renovation Program

Given the renovation program that is undergoing Terminal 2, T2B is closed down and boarding hall L of T2E is also going to be totally renovated in order to offer several facilities and concessions to passengers.

For further information about Charles de Gaulle Airport Terminal 2 renovation project, please check here

Transport between terminals

Paris-Charles de Gaulle CDGVAL automated metro connects all airport terminals every 4 minutes.

During off hours, from 01:00 am to 04:00 am, shuttle services are available in order to connect the airport terminals:

Green shuttle

From 05:00 am to 00:00 am. Connects Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 AC.

Blue shuttle

From 05:00 am to 11:45 pm. Connects Terminal 2 AC and its satellite terminals 2D, and some gates (L & M gates) of T2E and T2F.

Yellow shuttle

From 05:30 am to 09:45 pm. Connects Terminal 2 AC, T2G and T2E (L & K gates).

Red shuttle express

From 05:30 am to 02:00 pm. Connects T2G and T2E concourse M.

Orange shuttle

From 07:00 am to 10:00 pm. Connects T2F and T2G. It only runs during Schengen connection.

Grey shuttle

From 5:30 am to 9:45 pm. Connects T2G to T2E (hall L) during international connection.

Please note that terminals 2A to 2F are connected through covered walkways, while terminal 2G is an independent building located 800 metres from the main terminal building only accessible by the airport shuttle.

Additional services

N1 Shuttle

Transfer free of charge to 2A and C (exit 10), 2E (exit 16), PW Car Park, 2F (exit 2), SNCF Railway station north, Sheraton Hotel, Left Luggage and 2D (exit 6).

Schedule: 04:00 am to 07:30 am (every 7 minutes), 07:30 am to 01:30 am (every 8 minutes), 01:30 am to 04:00 am (every 15 minutes).

N2 Shuttle

This free inter-terminal shuttle connects to 2F (exit 2), 2E (only from 09:30 pm to 11:00 pm), 2G (facing the main terminal building).

Schedule: 05:30 am to 11:00 pm (every 5 minutes). Travel time is about 15 minutes.

Levels

See each sub-terminal distribution below:

Terminal 2A and AC link

Terminal 2A just hosts boarding gates A37 to A51.

It is split into two levels:

The ground level, where the Arrivals, check-in desks and services are located, and the first level, where the Departures and boarding gates are hosted.

From Terminal 2A you can get to 2B and 2D by both elevators and escalators.

In order to get to 2F, you need to pick up a bus.

Services: Mailbox, currency exchange, cash dispenser, baby care facilities, smoking area, PMR area, lost property, toilets, pharmacy

Terminal 2B

Terminal 2B is closed due to major renovation works.

Terminal 2C

Terminal 2C hosts boarding gates C80 to C91 and is split into a couple of levels as well:

The ground level, where there are located the Arrivals, check-in and service area, and the first level, where the Departures and the boarding area is located along with food, drink, retail concessions and further services.

You can easily access to T2A, since it is located on the left, to T2B and T2D by escalator and elevators, and also to T2E, T2F railway station.

Services: Mailbox, currency exchange, photo booth, baby care facilities, rest area, smoking area, video games corner, PMR area, meditation area, workstation, information desk, lost property, toilets and pharmacy.

Terminal 2D

Terminal 2D houses boarding gates D50 to D69 and is also split in two levels: Ground level, Arrivals, check-in and food, drink and retail concessions, and First level, Departures and boarding area.

From 2D, you can access to 2A, 2B and 2C as well as 2E and 2F railway station.

Regarding transport, from this satellite there is a bus service to T2A, T2D, T2E, T2F and to the railway station.

Services: Mailbox, currency exchange, cash dispenser, PMR area, meditation area, information desk, lost property, toilets and tourism information point.

Terminal 2E

This is the largest of the satellite terminals.

It counts with three levels; the Departures level, housing the check-in counters, immediately leading to the boarding area, where gates K30 to K54 are located.

Additionally, nearby K41 there is a lift which leads to boarding gates K21 to K27.

Regarding the Arrivals level, it includes the baggage claim, meeting, information and services area.

You can access to the buildings hosting M & L gates from 2E by shuttle trains.

Please note that on the meantime, renovation works are done at boarding hall for L gates.

Services: Mailbox, currency exchange, cash dispenser, PMR area, information desk, pharmacy and toilets.

Terminal 2F

The 2F terminal is formed by a couple of levels: The Departures level and the Arrivals level.

This satellite hosts boarding gates F21 to F56.

The Check-in level and the Arrivals level include the baggage claim, meeting point and amenities.

About the transport, you can connect by bus to T2A, T2E, T2F, T2G and to the railway station.

Terminal 2G

Terminal 2G is the farthest satellite building from the main terminal.

It is definitely the smallest of them.

T2G is composed by two levels: The Arrivals and check-in level and the Departures level.

Find boarding gates G21 to G40.

Regarding transport, there is a bus stop outside the Arrivals level.

Services

The amenities showed below are available at Charles de Gaulle Airport Terminal 2:

- Mailbox
- Currency exchange
- Baby care rooms
- Smoking allowed area
- PMR Area
- Information counter
- Lost property
- Trolleys
- Toilets
- Photo booth
- Cash dispenser
- Video games corner
- Meditation area
- Workstation
- Multimedia area
- Safe bag
- Tax refund
- VAT refund
- Pharmacy
- Children’s area
- Charge box
- Video lounge
- Rest area
- Digital corner
- Light therapy corner
- Multi-faith prayer area
- PRM toilets
- Meeting point
- Workstation
- Lost & found
- Baggage wrapping
- Free Wi-Fi connection
- ATMs
- Banks

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Airport hotel

At CDG Terminal 2 there’s a hotel, YOTELAIR Paris Charles de Gaulle.

It offers rooms and cabins which can be rented by hour or full night. Cabins are equipped with private showers.

Rates

Rates from € 65.00 (4 hours stay).

Premium cabin: € 119.00

Overnight rates are applied between 06:00 pm and 09:00 am.

Passengers can also pay € 20.00 to 30 minutes or € 30.00 for 45 minutes.

Location: Terminal 2E, Satellite L, airside.

Please note that it is only accessible for non-Schengen passengers from Terminal 2E, satellites K, L, M, or passengers in transit from a non-Schengen flight.

lounges

See the available lounges at CDG Terminal 2:

King David Lounge: Terminal 2, opposite Gate 46. Open from first to last departure. Services: Snacks, Alcoholic drink, Newspapers and Magazines.

Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge: Terminal 2A, close to gates A37-39. Services: Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Flight monitors, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Internet terminals, Printers, Copiers. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Etihad Airways First & Business Class Lounge: Teminals 2A and 2C, second level. Opening hours may vary. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Showers, Flight monitors, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Children’s area, Internet terminals. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

The Emirates Lounge: Terminal 2A-2C, second level. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Showers, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Internet Terminals, Printers, Copiers. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

American Airlines Admirals Club: Terminal 2A-2C, second level. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Showers, TV, Internet Terminals, Flight monitors, Printers, Copiers. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Cathay Pacific First and Business Class Lounge: Terminals 2A-2C, second level. Open from 06:00 am to 09:30 pm. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Showers, TV, Internet Terminals, Flight monitors, Printers, Copiers. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Salon Paris: Terminal 2C, departures, between gates C83 and C84. Open from first to last departure. Services: Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Air France The Arrivals Lounge: Terminal 2C, next to check-in desk 10. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Wi-Fi, Showers, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Internet terminals, Telephones, Clothes press.

Le Salon by Sheltair: Terminal 2D, first level, before passport control, facing Gate D56. Services: Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Flight monitors, Newspapers, Magazines, TV. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

YotelAir Paris de Charles de Gaulle: Terminal 2E, Gate L. Services: Wi-Fi, Showers, Flight monitors, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Smoking area.

Services upon payment: Alcoholic drinks.

Only for non-Schengen departing and transit passengers.

Air France La Première Lounge (Concourse K): Terminal 2E. Open from 06:00 am to 09:00 pm. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Showers, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Internet terminals, Telephones, Spa, Printers, Copiers, Telephones. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Air France Lounge (Concourse M): Terminal 2E, close to Gates M. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Showers, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Internet terminals, Telephones, Printers, Copiers, Telephones. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Air France Lounge (Concourse M): Terminal 2E, close to boarding gates L. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Showers, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Children’s area, Internet terminals, Telephones, Printers, Copiers, Telephones. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Spa services are available upon payment.

Air France Lounge (Concourse K): Terminal 2E, Gates K. Open from 05:30 am to 11:30 pm. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Showers, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Internet terminals, Telephones, Printers, Copiers, Telephones. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Spa services are available upon payment.

Air France Lounge: Terminal 2F, Pier F1, next to Gate F31. Open from 05:30 am to 10:30 pm. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Showers, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Internet terminals. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Air France Lounge: Terminal 2F, Pier F2, next to Gate F49. Open from 05:30 am to 10:30 pm. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Showers, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Internet terminals. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Air France Lounge: Terminal 2G. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Wi-Fi, Showers, Flight monitors, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Internet terminals. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

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