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Learning French

Watch Dan and Thomas share some useful French phrases to navigate in France.

Basic French!

English Français
Good morning Bonjour (matin)
Good afternoon Bonjour (après-midi)
Good evening Bonsoir (à partir de 18h)
Goodbye Au revoir
See you soon A bientôt
Yes Oui
No Non
Please S’il vous plaît
Thank you Merci
Sorry Pardon
You’re welcome Il n’y a pas de quoi
My name is… Je m’appelle…
I don’t understand Je ne comprends pas
I don’t speak French Je ne parle pas français

GETTING TO REIMS CAMPUS

Here is a quick look at the different ways to get to Reims from the 2 main airports nearby.

Please choose the airport :

Paris Charles-de-Gaulle or Paris Orly


You can also download our full Paris-Reims guide :

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FROM PARIS - CHARLES-DE-GAULLE AIRPORT

Transport to and from airport

To leave the Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport by bus

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With Flixbus or BlaBlaBus

  • At “GARE CHAMP. TGV BEZANNES”, take the tram A or B towards “NEUFCHATEL” and stop at “CAMPUS CRX ROUGE REIMS” to reach the Campus 1 (14 minutes).
  • At “GARE CHAMP. TGV BEZANNES”, take the tram A or B towards “NEUFCHATEL” and stop at “FR. D’ESPEREY REIMS” to reach the Campus 2 (19 minutes).

To leave the Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport by RER B (train)

  1. At the Paris – Charles De Gaulle airport, take the RER B at “Roissypole – Gare” towards “Gare de Massy Palaiseau” and stop at “Châtelet – Les Halles”. Take the metro line 4 at “Les Halles” towards “Porte de Clignancourt” and stop at “Paris Gare de l’Est” (48 minutes).
  2. At “Paris Gare de l’Est” train station, take the train to Reims (“Champagne-Ardenne TGV”)
    Purchase your ticket on en.oui.sncf
    • At “GARE CHAMP. TGV BEZANNES”, take the tram A or B towards “NEUFCHATEL” and stop at “CAMPUS CRX ROUGE REIMS” to reach the Campus 1 (14 minutes).
    • At “GARE CHAMP. TGV BEZANNES”, take the tram A or B towards “NEUFCHATEL” and stop at “FR. D’ESPEREY REIMS” to reach the Campus 2 (19 minutes).

FROM PARIS - ORLY AIRPORT

To leave the Paris-ORLY airport by train

  1. Combined with Orlyval (change at Antony), RER B offers a rail link between Orly airport and Central Paris and stops at Denfert-Rochereau, Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame and Gare du Nord.
    Orlyval runs every 4 to 7 minutes between 6 am and 11 pm. The journey time is approx. 6 minutes. The RER B journey time is 25 / 30 minutes to the centre of Paris.
    Price: 13,25€
  2. At “Paris Gare de l’Est” train station, take the train to Reims (“Champagne-Ardenne TGV”)
    Purchase your ticket on en.oui.sncf
    • At “GARE CHAMP. TGV BEZANNES”, take the tram A or B towards “NEUFCHATEL” and stop at “CAMPUS CRX ROUGE REIMS” to reach the Campus 1 (14 minutes).
    • At “GARE CHAMP. TGV BEZANNES”, take the tram A or B towards “NEUFCHATEL” and stop at “FR. D’ESPEREY REIMS” to reach the Campus 2 (19 minutes).

To leave the Paris-ORLY airport by bus

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with BlaBlaBus

  • At “GARE CHAMP. TGV BEZANNES”, take the tram A or B towards “NEUFCHATEL” and stop at “CAMPUS CRX ROUGE REIMS” to reach the Campus 1 (14 minutes).
  • At “GARE CHAMP. TGV BEZANNES”, take the tram A or B towards “NEUFCHATEL” and stop at “FR. D’ESPEREY REIMS” to reach the Campus 2 (19 minutes).

GETTING TO ROUEN CAMPUS

Here is a quick look at the different ways to get to Rouen from the 3 main airports nearby

Please choose the airport :

Paris Charles-de-Gaulle or Paris Orly or Paris Beauvais


You can also download our full Paris-Rouen guide :

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FROM PARIS - CHARLES-DE-GAULLE AIRPORT

To leave the Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport by RoissyBus

RoissyBus provides a direct service between Central Paris (Opéra) and Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport. The RoissyBus stop is at 11 rue du Scribe, 75009 Paris. The journey time is approx. 1hr15 mins. Buses run between 5.15am and 12.30am to Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport and between 6am and 12.30am from the airport. They leave every 15/20 minutes.

Price: 13,70€

  1. From “Opéra” to “Gare Saint-Lazare” train station: Metro 3 from “Havre-Caumartin” to “Gare
    Saint-Lazare” (8 minutes).
  2. At Saint-Lazare train station, take the train to “Rouen Rive-Droite”
    Purchase your ticket on en.oui.sncf
  3. From Rouen Train Station, take the bus line F2 at the bus stop ‘Gare Rue Verte’ – Direction ‘Parc de la Vatine – MONT-SAINT-AIGNAN’ and stop at ‘La Varenne’ (12 minutes)

From the Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport by RER B (train)

RER B provides a rail link between Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle airport and Central Paris and stops at Denfert-Rochereau, Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame and Gare du Nord, among others.

Estimated journey times to Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport:

  • Approx. 25 minutes from/to Gare du Nord
  • Approx. 28 minutes from/to Châtelet-Les-Halles
  • Approx. 35 minutes from/to Denfert-Rochereau.

Departures: 10/20 minutes on weeksdays

Price: 11,40€

  1. From “Gare du Nord” train station to “Gare Saint-Lazare” train station, take the RER E at “Gare Magenta” station inside the train station and walk straight to the train station:
  2. At “Paris Saint-Lazare” train station, take the train to “Rouen Rive-Droite”
    Purchase your ticket on en.oui.sncf
  3. From Rouen Train Station, take the bus line F2 at the bus stop ‘Gare Rue Verte’ – Direction
    ‘Parc de la Vatine – MONT-SAINT-AIGNAN’ and stop at ‘La Varenne’

By bus

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with Flixbus or BlaBlaBus

From the bus station in Rouen, take the bus line 8 at “Pont Corneille ROUEN” towards “Longs Vallons
N.-D.-DE-BONDEVILLE” and stop at “Business School” (33 minutes).
Walk straight to the bridge in front of you.

FROM PARIS – ORLY AIRPORT

To leave the Orly Airport by OrlyBus

OrlyBus provides a direct service between Paris-Orly airport and Central Paris (Denfert Rochereau) The journey takes about 30 minutes. Buses run from 6 am to 12.30 am from the airport. They leave every 15/20 minutes.
Price: 9,50€

  1. From “Denfert-Rochereau” station, take the metro, line 6 towards “Charles de Gaulle Etoile”, stop at “Gare Montparnasse”, take the metro line 13 towards “St Denis Université” and stop at “Gare Saint-Lazare”
  2. At Saint-Lazare train station, take the train to “Rouen Rive-Droite”
    Purchase your ticket on en.oui.sncf
  3. From Rouen Train Station, take the bus line F2 at the bus stop ‘Gare Rue Verte’ – Direction
    ‘Parc de la Vatine – MONT-SAINT-AIGNAN’ and stop at ‘La Varenne’

To leave the Orly Airport by RER B (train)

Combined with Orlyval (change at Antony), RER B offers a rail link between Orly airport and Central
Paris and stops at Denfert-Rochereau, Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame and Gare du Nord.
Orlyval runs every 4 to 7 minutes between 6 am and 11 pm. The journey time is approx. 6 minutes.
The RER B journey time is 25 / 30 minutes to the centre of Paris.
Price: 13,25€

  1. From “Gare du Nord” train station to “Gare Saint-Lazare” train station, take the RER E at
    “Gare Magenta” station inside the train station and walk straight to the train station:
  2. At Saint-Lazare train station, take the train to “Rouen Rive-Droite”
    Purchase your ticket on en.oui.sncf
  3. From Rouen Train Station, take the bus line F2 at the bus stop ‘Gare Rue Verte’ – Direction ‘Parc de la Vatine – MONT-SAINT-AIGNAN’ and stop at ‘La Varenne’ (12 minutes)

To leave the Paris-ORLY airport by bus

BusRadar

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Use the intercity bus search engine on Android and iOS to compare all bus operators in Europe.

with Flixbus or BlaBlaBus

From the bus station in Rouen, take the bus line 8 at “Pont Corneille ROUEN” towards “Longs Vallons
N.-D.-DE-BONDEVILLE” and stop at “Business School” (33 minutes).
Walk straight to the bridge in front of you.

FROM PARIS – BEAUVAIS AIRPORT

http://www.parisaeroport.fr/en/passengers/services/book-a-service/transport-to-and-from-the-airport

  • RoissyBus provides a direct service between Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport and Central Paris (Opéra). The journey time is approx. 1hr15 mins. Buses run 6am to 12.30am from the airport. The buses leave every 15/20 minutes.
    Buy a ticket (approx. 12 Euros) at a ticket machine.
  • From “Opéra” to “Gare Saint-Lazare” train station: Metro 3 from “Havre-Caumartin” to “Gare Saint-Lazare” (8 minutes).
  • At Saint-Lazare train station, take the train to “Rouen Rive-Droite”. Purchase your ticket on https://en.oui.sncf/en/
  • From Rouen Train Station, take the bus line F2 at the bus stop ‘Gare Rue Verte’ – Direction ‘Parc de la Vatine – MONT-SAINT-AIGNAN’ and stop at ‘La Varenne’ (12 minutes).

Paris-Beauvais Airport offers regular shuttles linking downtown Paris (porte Maillot) and the airport The official Paris-Beauvais Airport shuttles can be booked online in a few clicks. They are non-stop between Paris-Beauvais Airport and Pershing bus park located Porte Maillot, in Paris. The trip lasts about 1 hr 15 min (75 km).
Once at Porte Maillot, you will have to take the Metro line 1 at “Neuilly Porte Maillot” towards “Château de Vincennes” and stop at “Champs-Elysées – Clémenceau”.
Then, take the Metro line 13 at “Champs-Elysées – Clémenceau” towards “Asnieres Gennevilliers les Courtilles” and stop at “Gare Saint-Lazare”
From here, you take the train to Rouen ! At “Paris Saint-Lazare” train station, take the train to “Rouen Rive-Droite”. Purchase your ticket on en.oui.sncf
From Rouen Train Station, take the bus line F2 at the bus stop ‘Gare Rue Verte’ – Direction ‘Parc de la Vatine – MONT-SAINT-AIGNAN’ and stop at ‘La Varenne’.

GETTING TO THE PARIS CAMPUS

Here is a quick look at the different ways to get to Paris campus from the 2 main airports nearby.

Please choose the airport :

Paris Charles-de-Gaulle or Paris Orly


You can also download our full Paris-Rouen guide :

Download our full guide

From Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport

Paris-Charles de Gaulle by public transport

FROM PARIS CHARLES DE GAULLE AIRPORT BY BUS

From Roissy Charles de Gaulle airport, you can take the RoissyBus to paris saint lazare station. the journey takes about fifty (50) minutes, and the the frequency of the buses is every twenty (20) minutes.
The estimated ticket price is between eleven (11€) and fifteen (15€) euros.

Where and how to purchase ticket or Navigo pass in Charles de Gaulle Airport

From anywhere in the airport, follow signs reading Transports (Ground Transport), RER Trains, or Paris par train (Paris by Train). You will end up at Aérogare 2 (Train Station 2), CDG Airport’s main SNCF and RER train station .
An RER train ticket from CDG Airport to central Paris costs 10.30€, which you can purchase with euro coins and bills/notes, or with an accepted debit or credit card.
You may wait in line at the ticket office and buy your ticket with cash euros or a debit or credit card, or you may buy your ticket from a ticket machine. You cannot buy a ticket on the train. You must have a ticket to access the train station and to exit the station at your destination.

FROM ORLY AIRPORT BY TRAIN AND METRO

You can get the RATP App to:

  •  Find the times, in real time, of the next RER, metro, bus, Noctilien night bus, tramway and the airport lines.
  • Use our geolocation feature to display all of the transport facilities available, including Velib, and the availability of bikes.
  • Find the best itineraries to your destination, directly from our home page.
  • Receive customised alerts in case service is disrupted on one of the lines you use regularly.
  • Display line maps in landscape mode for the RATP RER (A  and B), metro, bus, Noctilien night bus, RATP tramway and airport

FROM ORLY AIRPORT BY BUS

Visit the Blablabus website for more information

You can also download the vianavigo apps to:

  • Find the times, in real time, of the next RER, metro, bus, Noctilien night bus, tramway and the airport lines.
  • Use our geolocation feature to display all of the transport facilities available, including Velib, and the availability of bikes.
  • Find the best itineraries to your destination, directly from our home page.
  • Receive customised alerts in case service is disrupted on one of the lines you use regularly.
  • Display line maps in landscape mode for the RATP RER (A and B), metro, bus, Noctilien night bus, RATP tramway and airport lines (Roissybus, Orlybus and Orlyval).
  • Things to do in the vicinity.

For transport tickets it is the same, you can choose to buy a ticket for a day, or you can subscribe to the imagine’r card

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