Arriving and Departing Paris by Air
Paris Beauvais Airport
Transfers by Bus, Door-to-Door Shuttle, Train and Taxi
Paris Beauvais Airport (tel: (0)3 22.214.171.124 http://www.aeroportbeauvais.com) is located north of Beauvais at Tillé, about 60 km from Paris; it's about an hour's drive under good conditions. RyanAir, Blue Air, Wizz Air and other discount airlines fly from there. You can get to and from Paris by bus, door-to-door shuttle, taxi/train and taxi.
Transfers by Bus:
A shuttle bus service (tel:.33 158 050 845) is available to and from Paris-Beauvais Airport and Paris (Porte Maillot). Buses depart from Beauvais airport 20 minutes after the arrival of each flight and from Paris-Porte Maillot 3 hours before the departure of each flight. Tickets cost €14 for a trip one way and the journey time is approximately 1 hour.
From PARIS (Porte Maillot) To PARIS/BEAUVAIS
The departure point in Paris ("Paris-Beauvais-Shop") is located at the bus park on the Boulevard Pershing, near the hotel Concorde Lafayette (MAP). The nearest métro station is Porte Maillot. Show up 3 hours 15 before your flight departure time. The tickets - €13 cash only / one way - are purchased directly on the bus.
From PARIS/BEAUVAIS To PARIS (Porte Maillot)
At Paris-Beauvais airport a shuttle leaves approximatively 20 minutes after each flight arrival. The tickets - €14 cash only / one way - must be purchased within the arrival lounge or at the sales point outside the airport on your right.
[You could buy your ticket online if you don't want to waste time queueing at the ticket desk, http://tickets.aeroportbeauvais.com/Information.aspx. You print out the voucher and present it on the bus.]
Transfers by Shuttle:
Shuttle Direct is an on-line airport transfer specialist providing airport transfers throughout Europe.
You can book:
- shuttle buses
- shared or private shuttle vans
- private transfers with them.
Shuttle Direct services Charles de Gaulle, Orly and Beauvais Airports.
Book Shuttle Direct HERE
Airport-Shuttle.com (7, rue Gay Lussac - 75005 PARIS
Reservation: +33(0)1 42 71 40 31) provides airport shuttle services operating 7 days a week between Beauvais Tillié airport and Paris. They use vans seating up to eight passengers and limousine cars. They offer three different kinds of service:
- Shuttle bus service (bus service between the Airport and Arc de Triomphe): €22 per person.
- Shared Shuttle service (door to door service): from €30-38 per person. These prices are valid for transportation between 7 am and 7 pm. There's a supplement of €6 per person for evening or early morning transportation (maximum €18 extra charge)
- Private service (door to door service) private cars or vans for 1 to 3 persons,4 to 5 persons or 6 to 8 persons: from €130 per car
They also do transfers to CDG and Disneyland Paris.
Book online at their website: beauvais.airport-shuttle.com
Transfers by Train:
You leave from and arrive at Paris Gare du Nord station
(TER - regional express train)
Schedules are available here: www.ter-sncf.com/picardie
To go from the Beauvais station to the airport and vice versa, taxis charge a fixed price of €12 during the day (7am to 7pm except Sundays & bank holidays), €15 at night (7pm to 7am & Sundays & bank holidays), for up to four people, with or without luggage.
The journey will take about 1 hour 20 mins plus 15 mins more for the taxi ride (not counting any waiting time).
Transfers by Taxi:
If you're feeling rich, taxis also commute to Paris and charges range from €100-120 during the day and €140-160 at night. Journey time to Paris takes from one to one and half hours depending on the destination and traffic.
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