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  • Will I make it?
    Feb 5, 2016
    I'm arriving in Air Canada from Montreal and flying to Milan on Alitalia. Connection time is only 1h10mins. Got checked bags. Will I make it?


    Are you on two separate reservations or one? On two separate reservations, no I don't think that's enough time to claim your bags from Air Canada and get to Terminal 1 and re-check them in time.


    I'm on the same reservation. Do I need to claim luggage and go through Customs or does it go directly from Montreal to Milan>


  • Connecting 2E to 2F
    Feb 3, 2016
    We are arriving AF from Jfk terminal 2e. Transferring to terminal 2f for AF to BOD 1 hour connection. Will we make it and what is our best route


    Just follow the signs to 2F. You should have enough time if your flight from JFK is on-time.


  • Need to know if there is enough time to get from 2E to 2F
    Feb 1, 2016
    I'm flying AF from Detroit going to Venice. Land at 11:30 AM. Have just over an hour layover. Is that enough time to get to my next flight?


    It's possible, but leaves very little time to spare and the Delta/Air France operation at CDG Terminal 2 is huge.


  • connection of 1 hour and 35 minutes at cdg
    Jan 21, 2016
    i'm flying from tel aviv to u.s.a via cdg airport in paris in air france. i have 1 hour and 35 minutes connection. is it enough time?


    That should be just enough time. I believe you will have to go through security in Paris.


  • Airport Switch
    Jan 21, 2016
    I have to switch airport CDG to ORY does anyone know how much this may cost?? And are there any vegan places to eat around?


    Air France offers a direct shuttle bus from CDG to ORY for 19 Euro.


  • Arriving 2E, Departing 2F
    Jan 17, 2016
    We will be arriving on AF in terminal 2E (hall M?) making a connecting flight to Budapest in terminal 2F. Our connection time is 1 hr 25 minutes. Will we make the connection with checked bags or must we carry on to do so?


    That should be enough time, depending on where you are coming from.


    Thank you!


  • Connecting through CDG
    Jan 15, 2016
    Flying Delta from Atlanta USA to NCE and connecting through CDG. Will we need to claim our baggage, do customs and re-enter security at CDG? I've connected through CDG before on international flights and remember the customs and security lines being so long, many people missed their connecting flights. What will it be like to connect to NCE? Thanks!


    In CDG you will go through passport control but don't have to do anything with your bags or go through security since you are coming from the US.




  • Arriving Terminal 2E transfer to 2F
    Jan 13, 2016
    US citizen, no checked bags...will I have enough time for 1 hr only layover?


    Should be barely enough time if everything goes smoothly.


  • Exit security to recheck luggage?
    Jan 19, 2016
    I am flying from Florence (FLR) to CDG on 22 Feb. on Air France and then changing to a separate reservation on Air Canada to Los Angeles (via connection in Montreal). Is 1 hour 20 minutes enough time to switch airlines and recheck luggage? Do I have to exit security and reenter to check bags on Air Canada or can it be done within the security area? Thank you in advance


    There's pretty much no way you can make that connection with checked bags. You will have to exit the secure area, claim your bags, take them all the way across the mammoth Terminal 2, re-check them with Air Canada, go through Schengen Exit Passport control, and security. There's no way you can do that in 80 minutes.


    I was afraid that would be the feedback. There is an earlier flight, so I will bite the bullet and take the 8am instead.


    Jan 12, 2016
    US citizen flying AF from FCO-CDG-LAX. 1 hour 45 minute connection time. Will I have to change terminals,and/or go through security a second time in CDG? Enough time to connect? Thx in advance.


    Yes, that should be plenty of time. You should not have to go through security as all Air France gates are connected and you will have gone through security in an EU country. You will have to go through Schengen exit passport control and maybe some US security questions at the gate. You should have enough time.


  • Arriving and leaving from Terminal 2E
    Jan 6, 2016
    We are arriving from Morocco at Terminal 2E and leaving for Seattle at terminal 2E. Will we be able to go from one gate to another easily (no security check) or does that depend on the gates we arrive and depart from?


    Since you are flying from a Non-EU country to the US you will have to go through security in Paris.


  • Terminal 3 to 2F, 1 1/2 hours in between
    Jan 2, 2015
    Flying into CDG on Vueling from Madrid, arrives 9:00 am in Terminal 3. My connecting Delta flight to Seattle leaves at 10:30 am. from Terminal 2F. I will have no checked baggage, just carry-on. Will I have to go through passport control and then airport security or just passport control? Either way will 1 1/2 hours be enough? Thanks.


    That will be difficult but it's possible. You won't have to do anything upon arrival but will go through Schengen exit passport control and security in T2 before departure.


    I have the option of instead flying in on Air France to terminal 2E, gets in at 10:15, 15 minutes later than the Vueling flight. Would that be a better option do you think?


    Ooops, I mean 9:15.


    The Air France flight will probably be easier.


  • 2.5 hours enough time from 2E to 2F?
    Dec 20, 2015
    Arriving on AF in Terminal 2E then transfer to another AF flight leaving from 2F all on one ticket, is 2.5 hours enough time to make this connection? And, can we walk from 2E to 2F? All luggage will be transferred by AF and I don't think we will need to check in again as this is all on the same ticket. Thanks!


    Oops. Arriving from MEX to CDG then connecting to MAD


  • Tansfer from 2E to 2D
    Dec 20, 2015
    We are traveling from Seattle (SEA) (Air France) to Vilnius (VNO)(Air Baltic) via Paris (CDG). Is 1h 30min enough time to transfer from 2E to 2D, how to get to it? What procedures at CDG we should pass? We are citizens of EU. Thanks


    If all tickets are on the same reservation and your bags are checked through to Vilnius all you have to do in CDG is go through Schengen passport control and to your departure gate. You should have enough time.


  • Airport security concerns
    Dec 17, 2015
    I'm flying into CDG from Chicago on Jan 4. A coworker of mine went through there about a week ago and had sericous issues with security where they made him pay $600 to pass through. Is this normal behavior with Americans passing through Paris to get to their connecting flights?


    There is no "fee" to pass through any airport. I don't know what your coworker is talking about.


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