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  • Amsterdam - Paris - Bangalore
    Jan 13, 2017
    2
    Arriving from AMS 9:25am at terminal 2F and connecting to BLR 11:25am. Is that enough time to clear customs and security for the connecting flight?

     

    connecting flight to BLR will leave from terminal 2E by the way :-)

     

    You just need to go through Schengen Exit passport control and to your departure gate. You have plenty of time.

     

  • alan
    Jan 10, 2017
    1
    I notice there are 2 Air France terminals (2B and 2C). We will be arriving from Rome on AF (operated by Alitalia) to CDG @1010, connecting AF @1340 to USA. Are these 2 flights in the same terminal? We just have carry ons luggages. We should have enough time? Thanks

     

    There are actually more than 2. Air Frances uses 2B, 2C, 2D, and 2E. You will likely have to change terminals, but all gates are connected inside security. You just have to go through Schengen Exit Passport control and to your departure gate.

     

  • Terminal 2E to 2F
    Jan 9, 2017
    1
    Arriving from SFO 4:45pm and connecting FLR 5:50pm. Is there enough time to clear customs and security for the connecting flight? Thanks!

     

    That will be pretty tough. You will just go through Passport control and to your departure gate.

     

  • Connection CDG from Rome on way back to USA
    Jan 6, 2017
    8
    Good morning - We will be departing 9/17 from Rome on Air France, arriving CDG @ 0855, connecting with American Airline @ 1215 to Chicago. Do we have enough time. Do we need to go through security check? Thanks so much.

     

    Are your tickets on one reservation or two separate reservations?

     

    2 separate reservations.

     

    That should be just enough time. You will have to claim your bags from Air France, take them to the American check-in desk in 2A, re-check them with American, go through security and Schengen Exit passport control and to your gate. If you don't have checked bags it's a lot easier.

     

    Thank you so much for your information.

     

    Just one more question - we have not finalized our flight/travel arrangements yet. It appears Alitalia and Delta airlines are in the same terminal 2C. Would it be much easier and convenient to fly Alitalia from Rome to CDG and connect Delta on our return trip to USA?

     

    Yes, especially if you purchased the tickets on the same reservation, then all you would have to do in Paris is go through Schengen Exit Passport control and walk to your departure gate.

     

    Forgot to mention - we travel with just carry-ons.

     

    Then you just have to go through Schengen Exit Passport Control and to your departure gate regardless (if you fly American then you might have to stop at the American transfer desk if you can't check in online).

     

  • multiple connections CDG/Amsterdam. conn
    Jan 5, 2017
    1
    Arriving from Seattle on Delta May 27 on way to Basel Switzerland. First stop is CDG with 2 hr layover. Second stop is Amsterdam with 1 hr layover before HOP flight to Basel. Will I have enough time in these connections. I know I have to go through passport control and security at CDG. Will i have to go through screening again in Amsterdam on my way to Basel? Thanks.

     

    In Paris you will go through Schengen Entry Passport Control. All you have to do in Amsterdam is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.

     

  • from terminal 2e to 2d
    Jan 5, 2017
    1
    Hello.I am Georgian citizen.I have Air France flight from Sao Paulo to Baku via CDG airport(paris-baku is Air france flight,operated by Azerbaijan airlines). I have terminal change in CDG from terminal 2E to 2D. Do I have to take passport control and is there any kind of visa needed?

     

    That is still a sterile transfer (no passport control). Citizens of Georgia can do sterile transits of the Schengen Area without a transit visa.

     

  • multiple connections CDG/Amsterdam. conn
    Jan 4, 2017
    0
    Arriving from Seattle on Delta May 27 on way to Basel Switzerland. First stop is CDG with 2 hr layover. Second stop is Amsterdam with 1 hr layover before HOP flight to Basel. Will I have enough time in these connections. I know I have to go through passport control and security at CDG. Will i have to go through screening again in Amsterdam on my way to Basel? Thanks.

     

  • Transit Visa needed or not
    Jan 4, 2017
    1
    Hi, I am traveling from Detroit to Mumbai with a layover in Paris for 3hrs and 5mins. My US visa stamping has expired. I will be leaving US for India. Do I need a transit visa to make a connecting flight via Paris.

     

    Yes, assuming you are an Indian citizen, since your US Visa is no longer valid you will need a Schengen Airport Transit Visa issued by France.

     

  • sufficient connection time?
    Jan 26, 2017
    3
    US Citizen flying from Vienna to Salt Lake City through CDG. Arrival from Vienna Terminal 2D departing from Terminal 2E Connection time is 1 hour 25 minutes. I'll have checked bags. Is this enough time?

     

    Yes, that should be enough time. You just have to go through Schengen Exit Passport Control and to your departure gate.

     

    Hi, I am arriving 2C at 19:30 and leaving from 2F at 21:00 is it enough time with checked bags? Thx

     

    u can book tickets or transfers, excursions in Paris. email: info@tur-france.com whatsapp/viber ‎+38 067 295 73 59

     

  • Time to get to Vueling
    Dec 14, 2016
    4
    I am looking at flights into CDG where I will need to switch to a flight to Sevilla on Iberia/Vueling. How much time will I need? I'll have to collect my bag first, so will I need to pass through customs, too, or just security?

     

    Forgot to mention that I'm flying into CDG on Air France.

     

    Where are you flying into CDG from?

     

    From Dulles, Washington, D.C.

     

    I would want at least 3 hours. You will have to go through Schengen entry passport control, claim your bags, take the CDGVAL to Terminal 3, re-check your bags with Vueling, and go through security.

     

  • Transit Visa
    Dec 4, 2016
    1
    lading by Air France from Mumbai @7.35 T2E and departing to St. Maarten @ 10.30 T2F. Hold valid US visa.Do i require transit visa/passport control

     

    Since you hold a valid US visa, no you don't. You will not go through passport control.

     

  • SEA-CDG-FCO
    Dec 4, 2016
    4
    Hi! We're flying from SEA to CDG on Delta without checked bags. Looks like we arrive in 2E, and we head to FCO on Alitalia from terminal 2F. Total layover time of 2.5 hours. It sounds easy enough, but it's our first trip to Europe. Do we do both security check and passport control?

     

    The ticket was one booking through Delta, if that matters.

     

    You will just go through passport control. You have enough time if the flight from Seattle is on-time.

     

    Awesome. Thanks. You are like a CDG wizard.

     

    CDG makes a lot more sense when you actually get there compared to looking at a map. (actually the same could be said of a LOT of things in France).

     

  • Minimum connection time
    Nov 27, 2016
    1
    Flying to Mumbai, India from Toronto via Paris. Arriving at Charles De Gaulle T-2A and departing from T-2C with layover time of 1hr 40 minutes. Is that enough time. Flying Air Canada and Jet Airways (same ticket). Also do I need a transit visa? Indian passport holder studying in Canada.

     

    Since you will presumably be holding a valid visa for Canada, you do not need French airport transit visa. You have enough time.

     

  • Delta from US cxn to AF to Dublin
    Nov 27, 2016
    1
    Hi. Next week we arrive at CDG on a Delta flight from the US at 7:50am and depart on an AF/CityJet flight to Dublin at 9:40am. They were booked through Delta on a single ticket and apparently arrive into and depart from 2E. We are US citizens and will have checked bags. Am I interpreting the CDG website correctly that we will have to go through a security check but not passport control? Do we have to pick up our checked bags, take them through security, and then drop them off again, or will they be transferred for us while we take only our carryons through security? Finally, if both flights are on-time, are we likely to have trouble making this 1hr50min layover in the morning? Thanks for any advice.

     

    Yes, that is plenty of time. Correct you will not go through passport control as you are not entering the Schengen area nor will you claim your bags.

     

  • Layover with a dog
    Nov 21, 2016
    1
    Im traveling from hk to bogota. I have a layover innCDG for 4 hours. Im traveling with my dog as a checked baggage. Do i need to do any docs for my dog for the transit in Paris?

     

    I had only one problem till I didn't come from France– how could I come to necessary place from the airport to have a conference in time if I have nobody to call and ask about a transfer. Fortunately, I had one guy beside me who have had called to book a taxi. That's so excellent that they don't ask me too much money as other taxi which I caught on the road! What do you suppose, will somebody call to this company and ask about a taxi to get even few euro off for their next trip? Just one guy gave me this number +33761430947 or in whatsapp/ viber +38 067 295 73 59, email: info@france-fta.com which helped me to be in time and after gave their mail to booked from info@tur-france.com of mail

     

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