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flying in to PARIS: cdg, orly or beauvais?

flying in to PARIS: cdg, orly or beauvais?

Jul 6th, 2006, 10:36 PM
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flying in to PARIS: cdg, orly or beauvais?

hi everyone! i need your advice, i am planning to fly in to Paris thru a budget airline wherein i have 3 choices

CDG, orly and beauvais

which one would you prefer? given the price would approximately be the same

i would factor in the distance of the airport,traffic,shuttle service,train service,etc

thanks in advance!
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Jul 6th, 2006, 11:41 PM
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Orly!
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Jul 7th, 2006, 12:48 AM
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Well - can only comment on Beauvais. It's a small airport, and a plus is you can be out of there in 20 minutes, including baggage retrieval. Bus to Porte Maillot costs 13 euro each way.
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Jul 7th, 2006, 01:27 AM
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Yeah but Beauvais is about 1 hour away from Paris. My votes would be in this order:

Orly
CDG
Beauvais

Orly is close and smallish so the best choice by far. CDG is at least not so far away. Beauvais is just to far.
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Jul 7th, 2006, 02:02 AM
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Ditto Morgan, except that Beauvais is TOO far.

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Jul 7th, 2006, 02:19 AM
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Ditto Morgan & Ira -- and if you should have to try getting a re-route on another carrier out of Beauvais because you happen to have an issue...?
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Jul 7th, 2006, 02:30 AM
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Another vote for Orly. Beauvais only if you're interested in seeing the town's cathedral.
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