Guide On How To Transfer from Charles de Gaulle (CDG) Airport to Torcy
Torcy, located in the eastern suburbs of France, forms one of the four sectors of the ‘new’ town of Marne-la-vallee. The commune enjoys a multicultural society and has a high proportion of Vietnamese citizens and businesses, making for an excellent area to experience new cuisine. The communes proximity to Disneyland Paris also makes it ideal for those looking for cheaper hotel options.
The commune has an interesting history dating back to Neolithic times, although it was the medieval times that developed it’s community. In modern times the town is now famous for being a calm, preserved area and was home to the famous Menier chocolate factory. The commune is located less than 30 km from Charles de Gaulle airport (CDG).
Visitors travelling to Torcy after flying into CDG should plan their journey carefully, the airport is enormous and processed an incredible amount of passengers.
The busiest airport in France, Charles de Gaulle handles over 190000 people each day with over 1000 aircraft movements. To handle the sheer volume of passengers the airport is spread over a large site with 3 main terminals, 1 of which is split into 7 completely independent sub-terminals, giving 9 terminals in total. The airport is the main hub for Air France and serves a wide range of destinations across the globe. The airport can be extremely busy and care should be taken in planning on your onward journey to Torcy.
It is possible to use road, rail and buses to get to Torcy, however, the only direct door to door public transport option is a private taxi.
Private Taxi from Charles de Gaulle to Torcy
When considering a private taxi option from Charles de Gaulle to Torcy, T2 Transfer offers everything you need. With a fleet of brand new luxury vehicles you will be driven in comfort and style by their professional and fully licensed drivers.
The convenience of the service starts at CDG, the driver will meet you in the busy arrivals hall, clearly identifying themselves by holding a placard that states your name. Once they have met you they will take you to the waiting taxi. Your luggage will be safely placed in the trunk, and if you have children booked on your journey, child seats will be provided free of charge.
The journey will take approximately 45 minutes and you will be dropped off exactly where you need to be. If you have any questions on the journey you can speak with the T2 Transfer driver who will be able to speak French and English. If you have any questions any other time you can speak with the customer service team 24/7.
You don’t have to pay for your journey until you arrive in Torcy and for convenience you can pay in euros, dollars or pounds.
Prices for the journey are 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 Torcy By Train
Torcy is served by a RER A line train station so it is possible to utilise both the suburban train network. The journey will start on the RER B line from CDG to Chatelet Les Halles, these trains depart every 15-20 minutes between 0500 and 0000. Once at Chatelet Les Halles you change onto an RER train heading towards Marne-la-vallee, it is important to get the right RER train! On this line you can disembark at Torcy.
Duration: 1 hr 30 minutes
Cost: Adult single ticket is €10, Child single ticket is €7
The mainline train offers a direct service between CDG mainline station and Marne-la-vallee station, with journey varying greatly dependent on the train operator and stops between. The services run between 0430 and 2350 and you should check your arrival time with the schedule. Careful planning is important as being on the wrong train with the wrong ticket can prove an expensive mistake! Once at Marne-la-vallee you take the RER A line train to Torcy.
Cost: Adult single ticket is €24-41 (dependent on operator), Child single ticket varies with operator.
Transfer from Charles de Gaulle to Torcy By Shuttle Bus
Whilst Paris generally has a good bus network, the service between CDG to Torcy are almost non-existent. The only option to use the bus requires a short journey on the RER A also. The Magical Shuttle Bus operates between CDG terminal 1F and Marne-la-vallee Disneyland Paris hotels between 0900 and 2000. You can take the bus and then take the RER A from Marne-la-vallee to Torcy.
Duration: 1 hr
Cost: Adult single ticket is €23, Child single ticket is €10.