Complete Guide on How To Transfer From Charles de Gaulle (CDG) Airport To Disneyland Hotel
The ultimate Disney experience must include a stay in the Victorian railway themed 5 star Disneyland Hotel. The epitome of Disney luxury, the hotel stands above the main gates of Disneyland Paris between Main Street USA and the Fantasia Gardens. Guests enjoy early, unprecedented access to the park and the opportunity to meet the famous Disney characters is a daily occurence.
The hotel has amazing rooms and those looking for an even more fantastic experience can book themselves into the very exclusive suites, Tinkerbell, Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty all lend their names to these prestigious rooms, there is also the famous Walt’s Apartment, named after the creator of the magic. People travel from all over the world to experience the luxury of the hotel and many fly into Paris, using the city’s main airport, Charles de Gaulle (CDG).
Located 33 km North of Disneyland Paris as the crow flies, 43 km on the main roads, CDG in Europe’s second busiest airport, handling 475000 aircraft movements and 90 million passengers. Served by its own train station, regular bus services across the region and the A1 motorway close by the airport has grown over the past 20 years to serve as the capital’s main airport. With 3 terminals the airport can be quite difficult to navigate, and prior planning should be undertaken for onwards travel. A way to overcome the difficulties is to use a private taxi.
Private Taxi from Charles de Gaulle to Disneyland Hotel
The recommended private taxi service for journeys between Charles de Gaulle and The Disneyland Hotel is T2 Transfer. With a fleet of prestigious luxury cars, their fully licensed professional drivers ensure you have a fantastic start to your ultimate Disney break.
Their expert service starts at the airport where they wait for you at arrivals, clearly displaying a placard with your name to identify themselves, they then whisk you away to your private taxi. T2 Transfer taxis are private, there is no sharing with other customers. The journey from Charles de Gaulle to The Disneyland Hotel will take approximately 1 hour (dependent on traffic) and you are able to converse with your driver in French or English if you wish, especially if you have any questions. If you have questions about your service before or after your journey you can speak with customer services 24/7.
For further convenience pay for your taxi in either euros, dollars or pounds with T2 Transfer.
Prices can be found below:
- 1-3 passengers – € 60
- 1-4 passengers – € 65
- 1-5 passengers – € 70
- 1-6 passengers – € 75
- 1-7 passengers – € 80
- 1-8 passengers – € 85
Transfers from CDG Airport to Disneyland Hotel By Train
It is also possible to utilise the Parisian train network to get from CDG to The Disneyland Hotel, this is done by catching either the suburban RER network or the TGV intercity network between Charles de Gaulle train station and Marne-la-vallee station, from Marne-la-vallee it is then a 10 minute transfer on the hotel shuttle bus.
The first option is the suburban RER train from Charles de Gaulle train station underneath terminal 2. Catching the RER B line to Chatelet Les Halles you then transfer to the RER A line towards Marne-la-vallee. You need to ensure you catch the right RER A train to Marne-la-vallee or you are going to the wrong destination!
The RER B trains depart CDG every 15-20 minutes towards central Paris and the network operates between 0500 and 0000. Ticket choices vary greatly dependent on what you need and the journey lasts about 1 hour 30 minutes.
- Duration: 1 hr 30 minutes
- Cost: Adult single ticket is €10, Child single ticket is €7
The second option utilises TGV services and these operate infrequently between 0450 and 2350. The duration for these journeys can be as little as 9 minutes and as long as 49 minutes. Careful planning needs to made for the intercity services as if you miss your desired train it can be not only a long wait but can be more expensive to change tickets.
- Duration: Varies
- Cost: Adult single ticket is €24-41 (dependent on operator), Child single ticket varies with operator.
Transfer from Charles de Gaulle to Disneyland Hotel By Bus
While local Parisian buses can be great for city seeing in the city, they are not of any use for travel between Charles de Gaulle and The Disneyland Hotel. There is one bus service which can be used, the Magical Shuttle Bus which leaves Terminal 2F between 0900 and 2000. This is an extremely busy service that serves a large proportion of Disneyland Paris hotels. The journey can take well over an hour with traffic and hotel stops.
- Duration: 1 hr
- Cost: Adult single ticket is €23, Child single ticket is €10