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CDG Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: CDG / LFPG
Airport Names:
  1. Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
  2. Aéroport Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle
  3. Roissy Airport
Location: Paris, France
GPS Coordinates: 49°0'34"N by 2°32'52"E
Area Served: Paris, France
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 392 feet (119 meters)
# of Runways: 4
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Facts about Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG):

  • In addition to being known as "Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport", other names for CDG include "Aéroport Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle" and "Roissy Airport".
  • Terminal 2G, dedicated to regional Air France flights and its affiliates, opened in 2008.
  • The planning and construction phase of what was known then as Aéroport de Paris Nord began in 1966.
  • Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport handled 62,052,917 passengers last year.
  • Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) has 4 runways.
  • The fast services take about 30 minutes to the Gare du Nord, the stopping services about 35.
  • The central building, with a vast skylight in its centre, sees each floor dedicated to a single function.
  • Because of Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport's relatively low elevation of 392 feet, planes can take off or land at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • The furthest airport from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is nearly antipodal to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (meaning Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Chatham Islands), and is located 12,074 miles (19,432 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • The closest airport to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) is Paris–Le Bourget Airport (LBG), which is located only 6 miles (9 kilometers) WSW of CDG.

Map of Nearest Airports from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
15.57 miles (8.96 km) WSWParis–Le Bourget Airport (LBG)Le Bourget (near Paris), FranceView Paris–Le Bourget Airport on a map Set LBG as destination Airport Get more information about Paris–Le Bourget Airport
221.22 miles (34.14 km) SSWParis Orly Airport (ORY)Paris-Orly, Paris, FranceView Paris Orly Airport on a map Set ORY as destination Airport Get more information about Paris Orly Airport
326.86 miles (43.22 km) SWToussus-le-Noble Airport (TNF)Toussus-le-Noble, FranceView Toussus-le-Noble Airport on a map Set TNF as destination Airport Get more information about Toussus-le-Noble Airport
436.46 miles (58.68 km) NNWBeauvais–Tillé Airport (BVA)Beauvais, FranceView Beauvais–Tillé Airport on a map Set BVA as destination Airport Get more information about Beauvais–Tillé Airport
536.80 miles (59.22 km) EChâteau-Thierry - Belleau Aerodrome (XCY)Château-Thierry, FranceView Château-Thierry - Belleau Aerodrome on a map Set XCY as destination Airport Get more information about Château-Thierry - Belleau Aerodrome
660.09 miles (96.70 km) NAmiens - Glisy Aerodrome (QAM)Amiens, FranceView Amiens - Glisy Aerodrome on a map Set QAM as destination Airport Get more information about Amiens - Glisy Aerodrome
760.19 miles (96.87 km) WBase Aérienne 105 Évreux (BA 105)Évreux-Fauville Air BaseAdvanced Landing Ground (ALG) B-28 (EVX)Évreux / Fauville, FranceView Base Aérienne 105 Évreux (BA 105)Évreux-Fauville Air BaseAdvanced Landing Ground (ALG) B-28 on a map Set EVX as destination Airport Get more information about Base Aérienne 105 Évreux (BA 105)Évreux-Fauville Air BaseAdvanced Landing Ground (ALG) B-28
860.21 miles (96.90 km) SWChartres - Champhol Aerodrome (QTJ)Chartres, FranceView Chartres - Champhol Aerodrome on a map Set QTJ as destination Airport Get more information about Chartres - Champhol Aerodrome
966.97 miles (107.77 km) WNWRouen Airport (URO)Rouen, FranceView Rouen Airport on a map Set URO as destination Airport Get more information about Rouen Airport
1071.02 miles (114.29 km) ENEReims-Champagne Air Base (RHE)Reims, FranceView Reims-Champagne Air Base on a map Set RHE as destination Airport Get more information about Reims-Champagne Air Base
1177.08 miles (124.05 km) ESEChâlons Vatry Airport (XCR)Vatry, FranceView Châlons Vatry Airport on a map Set XCR as destination Airport Get more information about Châlons Vatry Airport
1279.29 miles (127.61 km) SSWOrléans - Bricy Air Base (ORE)Orléans, FranceView Orléans - Bricy Air Base on a map Set ORE as destination Airport Get more information about Orléans - Bricy Air Base
1382.17 miles (132.25 km) SETroyes - Barberey Airport (QYR)Troyes, FranceView Troyes - Barberey Airport on a map Set QYR as destination Airport Get more information about Troyes - Barberey Airport
1484.61 miles (136.16 km) NNWAerodrome Abbeville (XAB)Abbeville, FranceView Aerodrome Abbeville on a map Set XAB as destination Airport Get more information about Aerodrome Abbeville
1591.39 miles (147.08 km) SSEAuxerre - Branches Aerodrome (AUF)Auxerre, FranceView Auxerre - Branches Aerodrome on a map Set AUF as destination Airport Get more information about Auxerre - Branches Aerodrome

Map of Furthest Airports from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,074.43 miles (19,431.86 km) SChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,829.44 miles (19,037.59 km) ESEOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
311,825.72 miles (19,031.61 km) SEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
411,822.82 miles (19,026.94 km) ESEDunedin International Airport (DUD)Dunedin, Otago, New ZealandView Dunedin International Airport on a map Set DUD as destination Airport Get more information about Dunedin International Airport
511,816.15 miles (19,016.20 km) ESEAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
611,810.56 miles (19,007.21 km) SEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
711,809.99 miles (19,006.30 km) ESERichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
811,787.55 miles (18,970.18 km) SEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
911,786.39 miles (18,968.30 km) SEWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
1011,769.87 miles (18,941.73 km) SEWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1111,766.60 miles (18,936.46 km) SEKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
1211,765.14 miles (18,934.11 km) ESEAlexandra Aerodrome (ALR)Alexandra, New ZealandView Alexandra Aerodrome on a map Set ALR as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandra Aerodrome
1311,753.75 miles (18,915.78 km) ERyan's Creek Aerodrome (SZS)Stewart Island, New ZealandView Ryan's Creek Aerodrome on a map Set SZS as destination Airport Get more information about Ryan's Creek Aerodrome
1411,752.25 miles (18,913.37 km) EInvercargill Airport (IVC)Invercargill, New ZealandView Invercargill Airport on a map Set IVC as destination Airport Get more information about Invercargill Airport
1511,749.75 miles (18,909.34 km) ESEGlentanner Aerodrome (GTN)Mount Cook, New ZealandView Glentanner Aerodrome on a map Set GTN as destination Airport Get more information about Glentanner Aerodrome