Guide On How To Transfer from Beauvais Airport to Explorers Hotel
There’s a little bit of pirate in us all, whether you are young or young at heart, the magic of The Explorers Hotel brings out that adventure and excitement. At the centre of the attraction to the hotel is a 200m2 water playground which features numerous water slides and a pirate ship, perfect for cooling down in the evening after a day in the Disneyland Paris resort. If watersports isn’t your thing there is a 6D cinema and a video games room to keep you entertained. The hotel is a paradise for children! Even the hotel rooms follow the pirate theme, including the special access rooms and the large adjoining family rooms which can accommodate up to 10 people.
The draw from across Europe to the hotel is staggering, a strong team of multilingual staff is required 24/7, 365 days a year. Many visitors to the hotel fly from across the continent and use the expanding network of low fares airlines, many of which fly into Beauvais airport, which is located 111 km north of the Explorers Hotel.
Beauvais has expanded over the past 20 years and now processes 4 million passengers each year, making it the 10th busiest airport in France. The majority of the airports air traffic can be attributed to the expansion of Ryanair and its pan European network. Prior to the Ryanair expansion and aspiration to use the airport it was little more than a former military airfield bearing the scars of war, a NATO landing relief ground had a small hangar for a terminal. It now possesses 2 terminals and both Wizz Air and Blue Air have contributed to its growth.
When considering travel between Beauvais Airport and The Explorers Hotel it is important to understand the airport is 15 minutes by taxi from the town of Beauvais where the rail connections are, it is also worth noting that both rail and bus connections go through the centre of Paris. The easiest option is a private taxi, they pick you up and drop off door to door.
Private Taxi from Beauvais Airport to Explorers Hotel at Disneyland Paris
The private taxi option is by far the best option to get to The Explorers Hotel. The stand out service is that provides by T2 Transfer. They offer a professional service with fully licensed drivers, brand new luxury cars, truly private transfers (you don’t share their cars with others) and they provide children’s car seats free of charge.
Their service starts at the airport, which is great for anyone unfamiliar with Beauvais airport, the helpful driver meets you at arrivals and takes you to your waiting taxi. On the 1 hour 30 minute journey they will be happy to answer questions and drivers can speak French or English. For any questions at other times the T2 Transfer customer service is available 24/7.
Prices for the journey are below and for convenience can be paid at the end of your journey in euros, pounds or dollars:
- 1-3 passengers – € 125
- 1-4 passengers – € 125
- 1-5 passengers – € 130
- 1-6 passengers – € 135
- 1-7 passengers – € 140
- 1-8 passengers – € 145
Transfers from Beauvais Airport to Explorers Hotel at Disneyland Paris By Train
The train option from Beauvais airport to The Explorers Hotel takes you through the heart of Paris, which can be stressful and daunting for anyone travelling with children.
The first stage is to get to Gare de Beauvais, this requires a 15 minute taxi from the airport, which can be expensive if you are in large group. Once at Gare de Beauvais you need to take the TEF to Gare du Nord, these trains leave every 1-2 hours and the journey takes 80 minutes. At Gare du Nord it is a short walk to the RER suburban service where you catch the RER D train to Chatelet-Les-Halles. At Chatelet-Les-Halles you catch the RER A train towards Marne-la-vallee. At Marne-la-vallee you then catch The Explorers Hotel shuttle bus.
- Duration: 2 hrs 20 minutes (inc. taxi)
- Cost: Adult single ticket is €35 (inc. taxi), Child single ticket varies dependent on age and service.
Transfer from Beauvais Airport to Explorers Hotel By Shuttle
Like the train option, it is possible to use the bus but it also goes through the centre of Paris.
The Beauvais Shuttle Bus leaves the airport in line with when flights arrive en masse. This does make the bus extremely busy and crowded. The bus takes about an hour and arrives at the Porte-Maillot bus terminal in North central Paris. From the bus terminal a walk is then required to Charles de Gaulle – Etoile RER station. At the station you take the RER A to Marne-la-vallee where you take the hotel shuttle to The Explorers Hotel.
- Duration: 1 hour 58 minutes
- Cost: Adult single ticket is €25.90, Child single ticket is €16.90