Paris Orly Airport Guide
- Full name: Paris Orly Airport
- Location: The airport is nine miles (14km) south of Paris.
- Time: GMT +1 (GMT +2 from last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October).
Tel: +01 49 75 5252.
- Transfer to the City:
Several choices of public transportaiont methods are the cheapest way to the city centre. RER C trains leave regularly from both terminals and connect to the metro and SNCF train stations. A number of bus services also operate from both terminals such as the Roissy bus line and Air France. Taxis are an expensive albeit fast way to the city centre although they should be avoided in rush hour. Fares usually cost US$35 but are more expensive at night (Tel: 01 47 39 00 91). Airport shuttles also offer door to door service or connections to public transportation stations.
- Car rental:
All the major car rental companies are represented at the airport.
There are a number of shops, bars and restaurants throughout the airport and both terminals have ATMs, banks and currency exchange services. Other facilities include information desks, an art gallery, left luggage, and a medical centre offering vaccinations. Internet access points and wireless Internet access is available, and a business centre offers a venue and equipment for business needs. Disabled passengers are well catered for; passengers with special needs are advised to inform their airline in advance.
Parking charges at Paris-Orly Airport range from €3.40 per hour to €27.50 per day in P0 to P3, which are within a short distance of the terminal. Regular shuttle buses connect P 4 and P5 to the terminal and charges start at €1.80 for an hour and €3 for two hours going up to €15.50 per day. Just three minutes from the South Terminal is lot P6 with rates starting at €2.50 for the first hour and going up to €27.50 for the first day and €21.50 per day thereafter. All parking lots, except P5, are closed between 12.30am and 3.30am in summer and 4.30am during winter.
- Departure tax: None.
- Website: www.aeroportsdeparis.fr