Airways is now offering a complimentary new luxury chauffeur service for its premium customers travelling to and from Paris
Charles de Gaulle airport.
All the airline’s first class customers are eligible for the Etihad Chauffeur service for up to 100 kilometres radius from Charles de Gaulle
airport in Paris, and business class passengers can travel up to 60 kilometres within the Île de France area.
The airline has selected two different types of limousines to operate the new service: the Mercedes E series for first class customers and
the Peugeot executive sedan for business class customers.
Geert Boven, Etihad Airways’ executive vice president sales and services,
said, “We believe that the experience our customers have on the ground is just as important as the one they experience with us in the air.
Travelling to and from the airport often can sometimes leave passengers feeling pressured, something the new chauffeur service totally
Etihad has chosen Chabé Limousines, one of France’s prominent chauffeured transportation companies, to provide the new service within
the Paris and Île de France area.
Customers flying into Paris from Abu Dhabi with Etihad Airways will be met in the arrivals area and escorted to their limousine by their
chauffeur, ensuring little time is wasted at the airport.
The Etihad Chauffeur service is available also to the airline’s premium customers at Abu Dhabi, London Heathrow, Manchester, Dublin,
Bangkok, New York, Munich, Frankfurt, Sydney and Toronto, with more destinations to be added during 2008.
Etihad flies to France 10 times per week. Flight EY037 departs daily from Abu Dhabi at 2.00pm, and arrives at Charles de Gaulle airport in
Paris at 7.25pm. The return flight, EY038 departs from Paris at 10.15pm, and arrives in Abu Dhabi at 7.00am the following day.
Three additional flights take place on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Flight EY031 departs Abu Dhabi at 2.00am, and arrives at Charles
de Gaulle airport at 7.25am. The return flight, EY032, departs Paris at 11.35am, and arrives in Abu Dhabi at 8.20pm.
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