Travel formalities : documentsedito_formalite-pour-embarquer_logo_douane

Depending on your destination, you may require one or several documents. Without them, you may be refused boarding or entry at your destination. To avoid this inconvenience, inquire what documents are required when booking your ticket.

Identity papers*

New regulations ask airlines to verify your identity when boarding. Keep identification with you.

French citizens

You only need valid identity papers for:
- travel within the European Union and Switzerland;
- tourist travel to Tunisia (Only a trip organized) and Turkey.

An unexpired passport is required for other destinations (India, Japan). 

For the following countries, your passport must be valid at least between three and sixt months after entering or leaving the country: Brazil, China, Egypt, Mauritius, Indonesia, Kenya, Philippines, Senegal, Thailand and Vietnam.

Foreign minor resident in France

To travel, foreign minors resident in France must have an unexpired travel document (such as a passport). In addition, they may obtain a travel document for foreign minors to facilitate travel outside the French territory.

Warning! Since January 15, 2017, the authorization to leave the French territory is active again.

This document allows them to benefit from a visa waiver on returning to France or when entering the external borders of the Schengen Area.
When coming back, these papers will allow to:
- re-enter the country or the outside borders of the Schengen area;
- prove the child is entitled to stay in France.

*Note: in any case, please find out from your airline the specific requirements to complete before your trip and the documents you may be asked for on checking in.
Warning ! As of January 15, 2017, the authorization to leave the territory is again in force, consult the site of the public service for more information.
Warning ! As of January 15, 2017, the authorization to leave the territory is again in force, consult the site of the public service for more information.
Warning ! As of January 15, 2017, the authorization to leave the territory is again in force, consult the site of the public service for more information.

Travel documents

Boarding Pass

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Connecting passengers who do not have their boarding pass when they arrive at Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport can obtain it on arrival:
- by asking at the relevant airline desk
or 
- by using the terminals available to access airline check-in websites, which are indicated by the sign opposite


 

Nonetheless, even if your airline offers this service, we recommend that you print out the boarding pass for your connecting flight before travelling.

Visa

Some countries require a visa in addition to your passport. Inquire from your travel agent, airline or the consulate of the destination country.

Vaccination card

Travel to tropical areas requires preparation: it is essential for your health! To travel safely, inquire as early as possible about the health risks at your destination. This is also a good opportunity to check that your vaccinations are up to date.
VACCINATION
DESTINATION
Yellow fever
VACCINATION
Africa and Amazon area
DESTINATION
Hepatitis A and TB
VACCINATION
Areas where hygiene is basic
DESTINATION
Hepatitis B
VACCINATION
Tropical areas
DESTINATION
Meningitis
VACCINATION
Sub-Sahelian Africa
DESTINATION
Rabies
VACCINATION
Some countries
DESTINATION
Meningococcal meningitis A & C or Cholera
VACCINATION
Some countries, particularly during epidemics
DESTINATION

Important

Required vaccinations must be made 10 days to 2 months before travel.

Inquire from your doctor or one of our health and vaccination centres:

Paris-Charles de Gaulle - Terminal 2
01 48 62 28 01 ou 01 74 25 12 12 

Paris-Orly Ouest 
Public area
Arrivals level, exit I
Journey times: 24/24 for consultations and emergency care
tel : 01.49.75.45.12

International vaccinations center:
Tel : 01.49.75.60.43 (voice mail only)
Journey times: monday to saturday from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm. Sunday from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm in an emergency, with additional charge.
No appointment
Keep identification with you
For minors, present a parental authorization 
Cash payments , credit cards (except American Express)

Consult vaccinations fares 

Paris-Orly Sud 
No vaccinations center
Public area - 4th floor near the information desk 
Open Monday to Friday from 08:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tel : +33 (0) 1 49 75 48 09

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