How to get from Paris Beauvais Airport to the city centre?

This article tells you about how to get from Beauvais to Paris: distance, time in the road, stops and price.

Beauvais airport – Paris: transport and transportation

From international airport Beauvais located 90 kilometers from Paris you can go to the city by bus, by train, taxi or transfer. The «Beauvais – Paris» bus trip can take less time (about 1h 20m) for EUR17. The train will get in around 1.5 hours; the price will be about EUR10, although you also need to get to Beauvais train station from the airport – that will take over 30 minutes and EUR5 more. By taxi or transfer you can get to Paris in 20 minutes; the minimum price of the order is EUR119.

When planning on the trip please note that the airport doesn't work in the night. From 10pm to 6am local time the building is closed, so you need to take care of your overnight lodging. There are no hotels near the airport, but you can find some lodging in the town. As it's located far from the capital of France, buses between Beauvais and Paris work well, yet they only head off from the terminals in the working time – that means that in the night you have to go by taxi.


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Paris Beauvais airport

Beauvais airport is not only the furthest airport but also the biggest one. It has two terminals in the area; the airstrips only welcome middle-sized planes. However, this airport invites most of flights not only from Europe but from all over the world. They have all the needed facilities in the territory of the airport: shops, cafes, waiting zones, etc. About ten years ago airport was banned from receiving and sending flights in the nights, so the airport building doesn't work in the night now that is not very good for passengers of through flights.

Train from Beauvais airport to Paris

Train from Beauvais airport to Paris
Price

€14

Waiting time

1,5 h

Duration

2,5 h

Clients

Ind.tourist

They have no direct railway route from Beauvais to Paris; trains only go to Paris from the train station in Beauvais located 5 kilometers from the airport. You can reach this train station by bus line 12 for EUR4. From the train station to the Paris Nord Train Station trains TEP head off. The time in the road is around 1.5 hours, and the ticket price is EUR10. Trains work with 30-90 minute gap between the routes.

Train Beauvais – Paris:

TEP (Train Express Régional)

Schedule:

From 6.30am to 8.00pm

Route:

Beauvais airport – Beauvais train station – Paris Nord Train Station

Duration:

90 minutes (and 30-50 minutes to reach Beauvais)

Waiting time:

30-90 min

Comfort level:

Low: standard seats; luggage racks

Price:

EUR10 (and EUR4 more for a bus to Beauvais airport)

Clients:

For the youngsters; couples without little children; good knowledge of the route; be ready for long walks

How to find the platform of train:

Trains to Paris head off from the platforms of Beauvais train station. The buses starts the trip at the exit of Terminal 2 of Beauvais airport and go further to reach the station.

Bus «Beauvais - Paris»

Bus «Beauvais - Paris»
Price

from €17

Waiting time

30 min

Duration

1 h 20 min

Clients

Ind.tourist

Buses between Beauvais airport and Paris go pretty well. You can use any option to get to the centre of Paris. The first one is to use shuttles from the airport to Porte Maillot tube station in Paris. Bus Paris-Beauvais doesn't make stops during the way, and the road will take around 80 minutes with light traffic. You can buy a ticket for the branded express bus at the ticket office in the airport or at the bus stop (via automatic cashier) or in the Internet online (the last option is the cheapest one – EUR15.9, and if cash it will cost you EUR17 per ticket). One more option is SuperShuttle, these are comfortable buses which bring people to see Paris or Disneyland. Such a bus will reach the centre of the capital in around 75 minutes with light traffic, and the ticket price goes over EUR32. If you buy two or more tickets, the price is truly lower, and children tickets are 50% cheaper.

Bus «Beauvais - Paris»

Express shuttle, SuperShuttle

Schedule:

From 6am to 10pm

Route:

Beauvais – Paris

Duration:

1 h 20 min

Waiting time:

15-30 min

Comfort level:

Middle: soft seats, luggage space and luggage racks

Price:

EUR 17-32

Clients:

For those who want to save some money; no children; young tourists; no much luggage; no good knowledge of the route

How to find a bus stop in Beauvais airport:

Special buses of Beauvais airport await for their passengers in some dozens meters from the exit of Terminal 2. SuperShuttle buses head off from Terminal 1.

Paris Beauvais transfer

Paris Beauvais transfer
Price

€119

Waiting time

5 min

Duration

80 min

Clients

Family

It's easy and fast to book a taxi or transfer from Beauvais airport to Paris city centre. In this case you don't have to look for some bus stops and then go to the city on your own to get on the plane and feel uncomfortable during your holidays. This option fits perfectly those tourists who arrive with children or in a group, since the booked cars are equipped with all the necessities and comply with modern safety requirements. The trip by taxi or transfer takes around 80 minutes, and the minimum order price is EUR119.

Schedule:

24/7

Route:

To a hotel in Paris or to the address

Duration:

75-80 min

Waiting time:

Usually you don't need to wait for the taxi, yet they sometimes have crowds and queues for 5-10 minutes.
You don't need to wait for the transfer – at the stated time the driver with the nameplate meets you at the exit of the arrival lounge.

Comfort level:

Taxi on the spot: a/c; no stops; no other passengers
Transfer booked in advance: child seats, cold drinks, operator responsible; payment online (if you wish); help to elderly and disabled.

Price:

from €123

Clients:

For families with children; inexperienced tourists who are first time to France; elderly tourists; much luggage; night arrival

How to find the stand for transfer from Beauvais airport to Paris:

Taxi and transfer await fro their passengers in some meters from the exit of Beauvais airport's terminal.

Car rental in Paris

Car rental in Paris
Price

from €17

Rental Period

from 1 day

Required driving experience

from 1 year

To rent a car without a driver to get from Beauvais Airport to the city center, you have to provide an IDL, a passport, and a credit card. You may drop off the car in any French city for an extra fee.
The longer the rental period, the lower the price of car rental per day. Insurance and VAT are included in the price. Mileage is limited for some cars. A deposit of €100 is charged.
Choosing a car, check if it has all the necessary equipment: an emergency stop sign, a reflecting jacket, and a single-use breathalyzer. It’s possible to rent a car at Paris Airport on the day of arrival.

Route:

It’s allowed to travel across the EU.

Minimum age:

21 years

Comfort level:

high
You travel without strangers, don’t depend on anyone’s plans.

How to rent a car

Reserve a car in advance or hire it at Paris Airport.

How to get from Paris Beauvais airport to the city centre:

How to get from Paris Beauvais airport to the city centre

Due to the great distance between these two points, the road from Beauvais airport to Paris is pretty exhausting and not really comfortable. Yet the time spent on the road to the capital is compensated by the air fares. The options offered by our guide help you get oriented and reach the destination with the maximum comfort. Enjoy your trip!

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