Guide On How To Transfer from Paris to Orly Airport
The second most expensive city in the world, Paris has been one of Europe’s major centres of fashion, music, painting, finance and commerce since the 17th century. With a modest population of 2.2 million the region impressively has a GDP of €680. The tourism in the city fuels the impressive and awe-inspiring economy, a staggering 36 million people are drawn to the city to visit the Eiffel Tower, the Montmartre area or the Notre Dame Cathedral, many also take in the world famous shopping on Avenue des Champs Elysee.
Of the visitors to the city, a huge 15.45 million are international overnight visitors with the majority being business visitors. Many of the visitors fly to the city and as Air France’s secondary hub and many other European operators airport of choice, Paris’ Orly airport is experiencing increased growth in its passenger numbers.
Located on the south side of Paris, 13 km from the centre, Orly Airport serves 32 million passengers annually and is the second busiest airport in France. Serving Europe, North America and Africa it is well placed for both business and pleasure.
The airport is connected to the city by road, rail and bus, although where you are located in the city will have a direct impact on the rail and bus options available to you.
Private Taxi from Paris to Orly Airport
Undoubtedly the private taxi option offers the most convenience and ease to transfer from Paris to Orly. T2 Transfer will make your journey extremely simple, unlike other options they will pick you up from where you require, negating the planning and navigation to a rail or bus station for onwards travel to Orly Airport. The fully licensed and professional T2 Transfer driver will take you door to door in a brand new luxury car, one in which you don’t have to share with anybody else and if you are travelling with children they will provide an appropriate child car seat at no extra cost.
You will be taken the 20 km in comfort and it will take 45 minutes door to door. On the journey you will be able to ask your driver any questions you may have in French or English, if you have questions any other time you can contact T2 Transfer customer services 24/7 online.
You don’t need to pay for your journey until you arrive at Orly Airport and for your further convenience, unlike other services, you can pay for your journey in euros, pounds or dollars.
Prices for the journey are below:
1-3 passengers – € 55
1-4 passengers – € 60
1-5 passengers – € 70
1-6 passengers – € 75
1-7 passengers – € 80
1-8 passengers – € 85
Transfers from Paris to Orly Airport By Train
There are two options for train services to Orly Airport from Paris, however, these depend greatly on where you are in the city!
The first option is the RER suburban rail network. Firstly you need to make your way to the Gare d’Austerlitz where you will take the RER B towards Gare de Pont de Rungis. You will disembark the train at Orly Ville where you can then take the shuttle service to the airport.
Duration: 20 minutes (excluding travel time to Gare d’Austerlitz)
Cost: Adult single ticket is €11.40, Child single ticket is €7 (excluding additional cost to Gare d’Austerlitz)
The second option is to utilise the Orlyval driverless light railway which connects Antony RER station, which is on the RER B line. Antony can be travelled to from Denfert-Rochereau, Châtelet-Les-Halles and Gare du Nord with trains departing from each at 4-7 minute intervals.
Once at Antony you then take the Orlyval train direct to the airport. The Orlyval operates between 0600 and 2300 each day.
Duration: 8 minutes for the Orlyval, connections to Antony vary greatly.
Cost: Adult single ticket is €13.20, Children under 4 go free. (excluding additional cost to travel to Antony).
Transfer from Paris to Orly Airport By Bus
There are many different bus service options from Paris to Orly Airport, completely dependent on where you are in the city. The different options available are listed below:
● The 183 goes from Porte de Choisy to Orly Airport
● The Orlybus goes directly from Denfert-Rochereau to Orly Airport
Le Bus Direct
● Line 1 goes from Gare Montparnasse to Orly Airport
● The 91.10 goes from Gare de Massy-Palaiseau to Orly Airport
Noctilien Buses (Night Buses)
● The N22 goes from Place du Chatelet to Orly Airport
● The N31 goes from Gare de Lyon to Orly Airport
● The N131 goes from Bretigny-sur-Orge to Orly Airport
● The N144 goes from Gare de Paris-Est to Orly Airport
Duration: 30-60 minutes dependent on the bus service
Cost: Adult single tickets and childrens single tickets vary dependent on the bus service, Children under 4 go free.