Transit at Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle

Practical information and suggestions of activities at Roissy CDG airport: hotels, boutiques, Museum area, etc. in proximity of the international Paris airport for travelers stopping over.

Le frenchy's restaurant CDG airport
Le frenchy's restaurant CDG airport

Rest in a dayuse room

Many hotels located around the airport propose rooms for dayuse. Book a room for a few hours to rest or take a shower between your flights. Consult our accommodation page to find your room close to Roissy CDG. Several hotels including restaurants are situated near CDG to take a meal on transit flights. If you are in a hurry, you can sleep in the Yotel Terminal 2.

Restaurant in CDG Airport

There are many fastfood restaurants in CDG Paris airport. It is also possible to enjoy a good restaurant during a stop over. For several years, famous figures of French cuisine have shown interest in setting up in the airport. Three awarded chefs opened their gastronomic restaurants inside Roissy airport: Guy Martin with I Love Paris (Terminal 2E) and The French taste (Terminal 2F, Level† 1), Gilles Epiť with Frenchy's Bistro (Terminal 2A) and Thierry Marx with Teppan (Terminal 1, level 2).

Visit a museum located in the airport

Did you know? A museum is located inside Terminal 2 Roissy CDG. Temporary exhibitions are proposed. You must be in possession of your boarding pass and take off from Hall M in Terminal 2E to visit the museum space.

Shopping at Roissy during a stopover

Do you want to go shopping during your stopover? Several boutiques are located in terminal 1 and terminal 2 at the airport. You can also go to the giant mall called Aťroville located near CDG.

Visit Paris during your stop-over

It is also possible to join the center of Paris during long transit hours. After all, Roissy airport is located just 23 kilometers from Notre-Dame of Paris. Several Parisian public transport modes serve the main tourist attractions in Paris. If you have a few hours before your next flight, choose sites close to the international airport such as the Air and Space Museum or the Basilica Cathedral of the kings of France in Saint-Denis.

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