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

Charles de Gaulle CDG Terminal 3

Charles de Gaulle CDG Terminal 3 is the farthest terminal. It has a particular feature: Arrivals and departures are located in separated buildings.

Transfer between terminals

From Terminal 1 to Terminal 3 there is 1 km distance, however it is relatively close to the railway station (300 m, about 5 minutes’ walk).

From there, passengers can take RER and CDGVAL automated metro.

On the other hand, passengers can also transfer to Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 satellites by taxi or by taking N1 Shuttle, which stops at SNCF Railway North Station.

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).


Charles de Gaulle Airport Terminal 3 is split in two buildings to host both arrivals and departures.


The Arrivals building is located in the north side of Terminal 3 premises.

Find in this level the baggage claim area with baggage belts 1 to 3 located immediately prior the passport control.

After the passport control, access to the Arrivals Hall.

Services: Baby care room, toilets, lost and found, information counter, cash dispenser and ground transportation options (bus, taxi and train) and parking.


The Departures building is located in the south side of Terminal 3.

This level is split into Hall A (check-in counters 1 to 21) and Hall B (check-in counters 30 to 52), where the Check-in counters are located.

After security, access to the amenities and boarding hall, with the following services: Toilets, baby care rooms, foreign exchange, smoking allowed rooms, multimedia, children’s play area, rest areas, photo booth, food, drink and retail concessions.

Outside the Departures Hall, find ground transportation options (bus, taxi and train).


The services showed below are available at Charles de Gaulle Airport Terminal 3:

- Baggage wrapping
- Baby care room
- Toilets
- Lost and found
- Information counter
- Cash dispenser
- Foreign exchange
- Smoking allowed rooms
- Multimedia and children’s play area
- Rest areas
- Photo booth
- Free Wi-Fi connection
- Information booth
- Luggage trolleys

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