The Complete Guide On How To Transfer From Charles de Gaulle (CDG) Airport to Val d’Europe
Wondering how to get from Charles de Gaulle to Val d’Europe? Located 35 km East of Paris, Val d’Europe is the westernmost part of Marne-la-Vallee. The area is famous for its history as part of the construction deal that saw the creation of what we now know as Eurodisney. In 1987 construction started on the area after Eurodisney SCA and then French president Jacques Chirac signed a deal for the new town. Designed with a neo-traditional style the area attracts visitors from across the world to its shopping centre, opened in 1998. Of course, many people visit the area to explore Eurodisney.
Many visitors to the area arrive into Charles de Gaulle (CDG) Airport, which is located 44 km away from Val d’Europe.
CDG is an extremely busy airport, it is the 2nd busiest in Europe in terms of passengers and the busiest in terms of aircraft movements. Some 70 million people pass through the airport each year and it’s arrivals area is crowded. Navigating the 8 terminals of CDG requires careful planning. Onward journeys can be particularly stressful and that is the last thing you want before enjoying the beautiful boutiques and tranquility of Val d’Europe. Utilising a private taxi between Charles de Gaulle airport to Val d’Europe is extremely convenient and the easiest way to travel there, there are other options, the train and the bus and here we will explore them all.
Private Taxi from Charles de Gaulle to Val d’Europe
To avoid the hustle and bustle of Charles de Gaulle arrivals, the best option is to hire a T2 Transfer private taxi from Charles de Gaulle to Val d’Europe. Their fully licensed, friendly and multilingual drivers will meet you at the arrival gate and take you straight to your waiting, luxury private car. There’s no worries you won’t find your driver, they will be stood with a very clear and professional sign with your surname.
A 40 minute journey is all that is between CDG to Val d’Europe, in a brand new, comfortable car. Unlike many other private taxis, you do not have to share your T2 Transfer car, it’s all yours! Your driver will converse with you and point out areas of interest on the way.
If you have any queries about the service you have peace of mind that they have a 24/7 customer service.
For extra convenience, you are able to pay with either euros, pounds or dollars. Prices for journey are below:
Val d’europe to Charles de Gaulle airport pickup also provided on request.
1-3 passengers – € 60
1-4 passengers – € 65
1-5 passengers – € 70
1-6 passengers – € 75
1-7 passengers – € 80
1-8 passengers – € 80
Transfers from CDG to Val d’Europe By Train
There is an RER train station in Val d’Europe so it is an option for travel between CDG airport to Val d’Europe. The Val d’Europe station is on RER A, whereas the Charles de Gaulle station is on RER B.
CDG RER station is extremely busy and located below terminal 2.
RER B trains run every 15-20 minutes from Charles de Gaulle between 0500 and midnight. For travel to Val d’Europe get on an RER B train at CDG and change to an RER A at Chatelet Les Halles, not the easiest with children or lots of luggage. You must ensure you get an RER A train that is headed for Marne-la-Vallee or you will end up in Boissy-Saint-Leger! The journey will take a minimum of an hour, connection dependent. Various ticket options are available dependent on your circumstances.
Duration: 1 hr
Cost: Adult single ticket is €10, Child single ticket is €7
It is possible to catch SNCF trains from Charles de Gaulle to Marne-la-Vallee where you could then catch the RER A. There are up to 18 trains per day between CDG and Marne-la-Vallee with journey times varying between 9 minutes and 49 minutes dependent on the service. The first train departs Charles de Gaulle at 0450 and the last at 2350. Prior planning is strongly recommended for this option.
Cost: Adult single ticket is €24-41 (dependent on operator), Child single ticket varies with operator.
Transfer from Charles de Gaulle to Val d’Europe By Shuttle Bus
There are bus services from Charles de Gaulle to Val d’Europe. However, here we will only look at the non-complicated direct one. All other local buses are complex and not worth the hassle.
The Magical Shuttle bus operates a direct service from CDG Terminal 2F between 0900 and 2000. The journey takes 1 hour and the service is often very busy and pre-booking is encouraged.
Duration: 1 hr
Cost: Adult single ticket is €23, Child single ticket is €10