• European Union citizens do not need a visa to travel to France.
  • For other travellers, depending length and purpose of stay in France, a visa may be required.

More information on the French Foreign Affairs Ministry website

Paris airports

There are 2 airports in the Paris area:

  • South of Paris is Paris-Orly airport
  • North of Paris is Paris Charles de Gaulle airport (Paris CDG)

More information on the Aéroports de Paris website


Paris can be reached by 2 high-speed international trains (TGV):

Other information to note

Currency: Euro (€, EUR)

Electricity: 220 V, 50 Hz

Time Zone: GMT/UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Telephone Area Code: The international code to call France is “+ 33”.
When calling from abroad, the number should be dialed without the first “0”.

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