The Complete Guide On How To Transfer from Beauvais Airport to Paris
Located in the Picard region, 53 miles North-Northwest of Paris, Beauvais Airport is the 10th busiest airport in France. The airport is mostly used by charter airlines and low fares airlines who use it’s proximity to Paris. With a very strong military history and connection, the airport was developed in the 1930’s and bares the scars of conflict. The airport also serves as a NATO landing relief ground.
It was only as recently as 1997 that the passenger terminal was nothing more than a simple hangar built in 1979, when Ryan air announced it wished to use the airport for services to Dublin the airport required rapid expansion. The airport now consists of 2 terminals and processes 4 million passengers. Many of which use the low cost carriers to visit Paris.
Paris can trace its roots to the 3rd century BC and its fascinating history draws in over 35 million tourists to the greater Paris area. From the UNESCO World Heritage Site on the Banks of the Seine to the Notre Dame Cathedral, there is a large variety of things to see.
Spread over 41 square miles and with over 1470 hotels, Paris is a chasm of streets and districts and it is very easy to get lost if you don’t plan ahead!
When travelling from Beauvais to Paris there are different travel options, perhaps the most convenient and direct is the private taxi. There is also the train and bus option and here we will explore all 3.
Private Taxi from Beauvais to Paris
When exploring the private taxi from Beauvais to Paris option the clear stand out option is T2 Transfer. They offer a very convenient and efficient transfer, with top quality customer service. With 24/7 customer service and multilingual drivers they cater for the weary traveller.
Meeting you at the arrivals gate in Beauvais airport their fully licensed drivers stand out by having your name on a placard so they are easily identifiable. They then take you to your waiting car, which is a brand new luxury vehicle that you have all to yourself (plus the driver obviously). You can relax on the approximate 1 hour 30 mins journey, taking in the sights as the friendly and professional driver points out interesting things. More importantly for the traveller, T2 Transfer will take you right to the door of where you are going, unlike other options.
If you are travelling with children you also have the peace of mind that a child seat is provided free of charge.
Prices for the journey are below:
- 1-3 passengers – € 110
- 1-4 passengers – € 115
- 1-5 passengers – € 120
- 1-6 passengers – € 125
- 1-7 passengers – € 130
- 1-8 passengers – € 135
Transfers from Beauvais Airport to Paris City Centre By Train
The second option for travel Beauvais Airport to Paris City Centre is to catch the train. TEF Regional Express trains run every 1-2 hours between Gare de Beauvais and Paris’ Gare du Nord. The journey takes approximately 80 minutes. Please be aware, the train station is a 15 minute taxi journey from the airport so you must build that into your planning. You can also catch local buses to the station but run the risk of missing your train if traffic is heavy or the bus is running late.
- Duration: 1 hr 35 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 Paris City Centre By Bus
It is possible to catch the bus from Beauvais airport to Paris. The duration of the bus journeys vary with the traffic on the roads but typically is around 1 hour 15 minutes. Beauvais airport operates a direct shuttle from the airport to Porte Maillot bus park, located in Northwest central Paris. The bus park is located on Paris Metro 1 and RER C for any onwards travel required in central Paris. The timetable for the Paris Beauvais shuttle in both directions is aligned to flight departure and arrivals from the airport so careful planning is required in order to not miss connections! Ticket prices vary greatly dependent on your requirements but the standard fare is below.
- Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
- Cost: Adult single ticket is €15.90, Child single ticket is €9.90