Orly airport is one of four to be found in Paris. It is situated 19 kilometres south from Paris, 25 minutes by car in normal traffic. Is the second most important airport in France after Charles de Gaulle and is located in the 'Île-de-France region. The public transport connections as in all the other airports are varied and good, for example trains or buses. The cost varies depending on the type of transport chosen. The choice of transport can end up being expensive if travelling alone and can also create difficulties when trying to get to your destination in Paris especially if you do not know the city.
For those who are landing at Orly Airport, you can find below the main distances from various points of interest:
- Orly Airport – the Eiffel Tower: by choosing to use the BD Périphérique, you should arrive at your destination in around 25 minutes;
- Orly Airport - Disneyland Paris: using the A4 motorway will enable you to reach the famous amusement park in around 35 minutes having travelled some 48 kilometres;
- Orly Airport – the Champs Elysées: you can cover the distance of about 23 kilometres in around half an hour by using the BD Périphérique which is by far the quickest route compared to the E5 road that is only 18 kilometres but takes at least 33 minutes.
Orly Taxi indicative price to the center
|Orly Taxi||1-4 passengers||5-8 passengers|
|Orly - Louvre Museum||from 56 €||from 75 €|
|Orly - Champs-Élysées||from 57 €||from 76 €|
|Orly - Eiffel Tower||from 58 €||from 77 €|
Travelling by a private taxi from Orly or to Orly is much simpler and easier for any tourist who doesn’t know Paris, and obviously when travelling with at least two friends or relatives it is much cheaper. You can also choose to book a shared Taxi Service. In addition to being inexpensive, this is the perfect solution for clients who don't mind waiting a short time and travelling slightly longer distances which will depend on the number of other passengers with whom the service is shared and may result in an additional 30 minutes or so on the journey time.
In any event, although a private taxi is the most convenient method of transport, (and for this reason, costs a few Euros more), there are a variety of different services and means of transport for getting from Orly airport to the centre of Paris.
Book a Orly airport Taxi
Inside the airport you can take a shared taxi, but this is not advisable as the drop off time for each passenger will be different and may not correspond to yours. The waiting time is considerably longer and travelling in a shared taxi can be uncomfortable for some people.
The Orly taxi service is active 24 hours a day and the only thing you need to do is book in advance. Not only you have the possibility of being driven by a fully regular and licensed driver and of saving money, avoiding deceptions by other drivers you may encounter who will want to charge more than is necessary, but you also have the chance to know the price of the transfer in advance and to fix it so there will be no surprises when you arrive at your destination.
The booking form for the service requires the information necessary for the driver to conduct the service in the most professional way. It is necessary to fill in the airport of arrival, the exact time of arrival, but if you also fill in the flight number, operators are able to verify that the client has not made any errors when filling in the details.
When booking a taxi to or from Orly in advance, you have the confidence of travelling in security as you will get to know the driver before you travel and the journey can also be programmed into the satellite navigation system to give you maximum security. It should also be noted that the car in which you travel will be fully licensed for the service, so, in case you may need a receipt and have forgotten to order one it will be given to you during the service or sent by email.