Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Is 45 Minutes In CDG Enough To Make A Connection?  
User currently offlineDetroiter From Canada, joined Oct 2005, 63 posts, RR: 0
Posted (9 years 1 month 4 hours ago) and read 4025 times:

Just thought to ask you guys if you think I can make it ļ

I will arrive to CDG terminal 2-A tomorrow and I have 45 minutes to make my connection leaving from Terminal 1. Do you think I will make it? I don¡¦t have language and I know the minimum connection time in CDG is one hour

I already have plan B ļ to spend the time in PAR in case I missed my flight so nothing really to loss

7 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineTriStar500 From Germany, joined Nov 1999, 4696 posts, RR: 42
Reply 1, posted (9 years 1 month 1 hour ago) and read 4001 times:

Since you arrive at CDG2A, I assume that you have to go through immigration? IMO it will be close to impossible to make this connection in time, but good luck anyway - Paris is really a wonderful city, although winter isn't really the nicest time to be there.  Smile


Homer: Facts are meaningless. You could use facts to prove anything that's even remotely true!
User currently offlineLegacyins From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 2145 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (9 years 1 month 1 hour ago) and read 3995 times:

I did this once and made the flight. However, be prepared for your luggage not to make the flight.


John@SFO
User currently offlineYago From Iceland, joined May 2002, 232 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (9 years 4 weeks 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 3975 times:

If you have the boarding pass for your second flight it is possible.

A bit short but possible.


User currently offlineToulouse From Switzerland, joined Apr 2005, 2759 posts, RR: 57
Reply 4, posted (9 years 4 weeks 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 3967 times:

If you rush I'm sure it's possible. Last week I had a 1 hour and 5 minute connection at CDG, but changing from Terminal 1 to Terminal 2 which is quite a distance which cannot be walked. Well I got the airside bus, and all bymyself I had a great tour of CDG, made it to CDG 2 (I had already get my boarding card in Dublin from the AF ticket there as I was arriving on EI), and I even had time to have a coffee in CDG2, check if my carryon luggage which a kind EI lady let me take onboard even though it was 4 kilos over the permitted weight but AF in DUB had told me to check in Paris, and I had time to do this, go through security, and have a look around the boarding gates (they have great pannels therenow at the boarding gates giving you info on the weather at your destination, the aircraft type you will be flying and the name of the crew... I though this ws great!). And from memory, connections within CDG2 are much easier, walkable or you can take the airside bus.
But rush to your area, as I did, before relaxing!

Sorry just saw you're doing the same as I did, but the reverse (sorry I though you were transferring with CDG 2). I was luck as my EI flight landed about 15 minutes early, yet due to long taxi, we were on gate on schedule. Just rush and hope your first flight in ontime or early.

[Edited 2005-11-24 09:37:38]


Long live Aer Lingus!
User currently offlineShenzhen From United States of America, joined Jun 2003, 1712 posts, RR: 2
Reply 5, posted (9 years 4 weeks 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 3953 times:

You better hope that the flight arrives on time. If you miss your connection, and they are two different airlines, you might need to purchase another ticket depeding on the agent/airline.

Good luck


User currently offlineRAFVC10 From Spain, joined Sep 2005, 1980 posts, RR: 6
Reply 6, posted (9 years 4 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 3921 times:
Support Airliners.net - become a First Class Member!

I lost a flight to KBP in connexion with an AF flight proceeding from BCN.

As Shenzen said, I bought another ticket with PS to KBP and AF don´t refund me anything.



El dia que los gilipollas vuelen, no podremos ver la luz del sol!
User currently offlineDetroiter From Canada, joined Oct 2005, 63 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (9 years 3 weeks 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 3760 times:

Thank you gusy for your input,

Well, my flight into CDG was 50 minutes late so I did miss my connection. However, I did move from terminal 2A to terminal 1 in 20 minutes only. And yes I had to reroute via FRA ļ

Cheers


Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
Where Is WN Going In The Next 5 To 10 Years? posted Sun Feb 26 2006 23:51:24 by Nwab787techops
Is This A Once In A Lifetime Fare To Cairo? posted Sun Jan 9 2005 00:42:18 by TUNisia
Anyone In Cdg Today To Spot Mea New330? posted Sat May 3 2003 13:07:24 by Salim
Is 35 Minutes Enough Time To Connect In EWR? posted Sat Nov 18 2006 01:59:17 by PanAm330
Is 1 Hour 15 Min. Enough Connection Time In CDG? posted Thu Aug 19 2004 16:36:02 by SQ452
Is 70 Minutes Enough Time To Transit NRT? posted Tue Feb 7 2006 15:07:24 by Brokenrecord
Is 35 Minutes Enough For Connecting In MUC? posted Sun Mar 13 2005 09:00:40 by LordHowe
Is 55 Minutes Enough Transfer Time In FRA? posted Tue Feb 8 2005 17:09:47 by NYCFlyer
45 Minutes Connecting Time At ATL, Is That Enough? posted Sat Jun 21 2003 18:17:09 by Noise
36 Mins Enough To Connect In SLC? posted Thu Oct 12 2006 23:06:30 by Ushermittwoch