From 21 to 27 June 2021
From 17 to 23 June 2019


Find all the answers to your questions by consulting our online FAQ. Browse through the different themes and feel free to contact us for any further questions:
  • Badges, tickets and accreditation
​> Trade visitors badges
> General Public tickets
> Student tickets
Which periods are for professionals only, and which for the General Public? Who can visit the Show?
  • The first four days of the Show (Monday 21 to Thursday 24 June 2021) are reserved for the trade visitors.
  • ​The Show is open to the General Public from Friday 25 to Sunday 27 June 2021.
  • The Show is open from 8:30am to 6:00pm.

Badges, tickets and accreditation

> Trade visitors badges  

What are the conditions for visiting the Show during the trade days?

Professional status must be proved at the entrance to the Show by presenting a trade or business card. 
Admission to the trade days is prohibited to those under 16.
Lastly, you must have an electronic badge (which will be exchanged for a badge at the entrance), or buy an admission ticket directly at the Show ticket desks.
What do professional (trade visitors?) badges cost and how long are they valid?

There are three types of professional badges, valid for one, two or seven days.
Badge 2019 Prices incl. VAT Where to buy Days valid
1 day
48 €
Online only on Choose days
1 day
58 €
At the Show Choose days
2 days
95 €
Online only on Choose days
7 days
132 €
Online only on Every day
To enter the Show, you should present your printed electronic badge, which will be exchanged for an admission badge on site at the entrances.
What is the difference between a Trade visitor badge and an Elite pro badge?
The 2019 ELITE Pro badge, made you benefit of a wide range of high-end services and privileges during the Trade Days of the Show:
  • Dedicated fast track entrance and an extended hours: entrance from 7.30am (instead of 8.30am)
  • Lounge area at the heart of the Show with refreshments and dedicated cloakroom
  • Golf cars service from the doors and the Lounge areas
  • High-class Concierge Service
  • Access to Business center
  • Dedicated parking
When can trade visitors tickets be bought?
Online applications for trade tickets will open in January 2021.

> General Public tickets  

How much is a ticket for the General Public days?
In 2019 an admission ticket for the General Public days cost €15 incl. tax for one day.

Admission to the Show is free to children under 7.

You can extend this admission ticket by buying a Grandstand ticket if you want to watch the flight displays from a seat in the grandstand. GrandStand seats cost €11 incl. tax in 2019.

GrandStand tickets alone do not provide admission to the Show, only to the seated area in the grandstand, so you will need to buy an entrance ticket as well if you want to see the Show.

Children under 7 must have tickets for the grandstand.

How long is a General Public ticket valid?
General Public tickets are valid for one day. If you want to visit the Show on the three General Public days, you will need to buy one ticket for each day, i.e. three tickets.
Once you leave the Show during the General Public days, you cannot return.
Are General Public tickets nominative?
General Public tickets are not nominative. The name appearing on the ticket is that of the person who ordered it; it can be given to another person.

Are seats in the grandstand numbered?
The grandstand ticket gives admission to seats in the grandstand, but they were not numbered in 2019.
When buying tickets, be sure to select the day for your visit.
What time can I enter the grandstand?
The Show + grandstand ticket provides admission to the Show when it opens at 8.30 a.m. You can enter the grandstand when you wish. Flight displays begin at 12.30 p.m. and end at around 4.30 p.m.

How What are group and works council rates for tickets during the General Public days?
in 2019 concessions were €13.50 incl. tax per person for a group of at least 15 people whose tickets are bought at the same time.  Only in pre-purchase.
There is no special rate for several days' visit during the General Public period.
I am a persone with reduced mobility: can i visit the Show?
The SIAE makes every effort to make the Show as welcoming and accessible as possible for disabled people.
Persons with reduced mobility have priority admission at the entrance to the Show. Staff trained in the reception of PRMs will be there to assist them. Car parks will be reserved for PRMs near gate L.
IN 2019 the admission prices for one PRM and a carer was €48 incl. tax online and €58 incl. tax on site during the trade days (17 to 20 June 2019) and €15.00 incl. tax during the general public days (21 to 23 June 2019). 

> Student tickets 

Visits to the Show are free on Friday 24 June for certain schools meeting the conditions below, and for post-baccalaureate students who request admission online in advance.
 Pre registration will be open on January 2021. 
How can I visit the Show as a student?
Students are admitted free on Friday 24 June.
Only post-baccalaureate students with valid student cards are eligible.
Conditions for obtaining a free ticket:
  • Post-baccalaureate students
  • Under the age of 27
  • Online registration with a copy of a valid student card
NB: only French student cards and international cards (ISIC) will be accepted.
Pre-registration will be open in January 2021.
When your application will be approved, you will receive an electronic ticket, which you present at the entrance. Student cards and identity papers will be checked at the entrance to the Show. Anyone unable to produce these documents will have to buy a ticket at the ticket office to enter the Show.
Can schools visit the Show?
Registration will be open on January 2021. 

Only students at lycées (high schools) and schools providing professional baccalaureate, BEP (technical school) and CAP (vocational training) certificates in aeronautics may apply for free admission on Friday 24 June.
Applications must be supported by a letter from the school's director.
NB: There must be a supervisor for every 10 students.
Please send the following information to from January so that we can process your request:
  •       Name of school
  •       Class level
  •        Number of students
  •        Number of supervisors
  •        A supporting letter from the school director (with signature and school stamp)
  •       A postal address where tickets can be sent
  •       A contact/person in charge with a telephone number and email address 
Subject to approval of your visit, we will then send you the procedure to be followed, with all the information you will need.
What are the conditions for free admission to the Show?
Free admission to the Show is awarded to:
  • Active French soldiers in uniform on presentation of their military cards (badges must be worn)
  • NB: exceptions will be made for soldiers in civilian clothing holding a CIMMS (multiservice military ID) card
Free antry also for reserve military stilla active on presentation on their military card with "RESERVISTE" at the back. 
  • French and International Pilots in uniform on presentation of their pilot's card (badges must be worn)
  • Aéroclub de France members on presentation of a 2021 membership card
  • Children under 7 during the general public days
  • Students who have previously applied on

Is theire a special reduction for unemployed persons and job-seekers?
No their is no reduction for unemployef persons and job seekers. 

How to get there and accessibility to the site

How to get to the Show?
Address: Parc des Expositions du Bourget - 93350 Le Bourget
By car: 
Motorway: A1 – exit 5
Public transport: 

Suburban train line RER B: alight at "Le Bourget "
Bus lines 350 and 152: alight at "Michelet Parc d'Expositions"
Metro line 7: alight at "La Courneuve 8 mai 1945"
Tramway 11 "Dugny la Courneuve" station

Given the large numbers of people, we advise you to use public transport.

​Are there any shuttles to the Show?
In 2019 we provided a free shuttle service to and from the RER train station at Le Bourget, and to and from Roissy CDG airport.
More details in January 2021 the "Come to the Show" section.

What are the parking possibilities?

The 2019 prices were:
On Tarde Days: Parking du Bourget 16,50€ incl. tax per day.
On Général Public days: Parking le Bourget 20€ incl. Taxe per day, Parking Villepinte 12€ incl. taxe per day.
Prices are the same for motobikes. The price 42€ VAT incl. for buses.
Parking for motos is 10€ incl. VAT.
Parking for PRM is 10€ incl. VAT.
Are there any hotels recommended by the Show?
The hotels closest to the Show are located in Le Bourget and Le Blanc-Mesnil. You will also find accommodation along the transport routes (RER B and A1 motorway).
There are also hotels close to the Gare du Nord railway station in Paris and in the city centre. All these Paris hotels provide easy access to Le Bourget using the RER B suburban train line.
Hotels near the Show and Roissy:
Hotels near the Gare du Nord train station:

Planning your visit
Which exhibitors and aircraft will be present at the Show?
The 2019 list of Exhibitors and aircraft can be seen on the website: 
  • The list of 2021 Exhibitors will be available on April 2021
  • The list of aircraft will be available in June 2021 (the list may change right up to the opening of the Show, and is for information only)
How is possible to buy an Official Catalogue?
You can order an official catalogue when you buy a professional (trade visitors) electronic badge online. The 2019 price is €65 incl. tax. You collect the Catalogue on site at the Show.
You can also buy a Catalogue directly at the Show.
When do the flight displays take place?
Flight displays take place each day from 12.30 p.m. to around 4.30 p.m., as indicated in a programme available on the Show website and mobile app. The schedule is subject to change, mainly as a result of weather conditions.
A complete programme indicating the aircraft performing displays at the Show will be posted on the website in early June 2021.
Is it possible to visit or fly on board aircraft?
During the Show, only Exhibitors can authorise visits of any of their aircraft.
For security reasons, passengers are not allowed on aircraft performing flight displays during the Show.
Can I do flying lessons or do an introductory course?
Not at the Show. For more information, visit the website of the Fédération Française de l’Aéronautique
Can I come to the Show with my private plane?
If you wish to come with your private aircraft, traffic at the Le Bourget platform is managed by Aéroports de Paris. Contact: 01 48 62 52 20
Can I come with my dog?
Pets are forbidden at the Show, apart from guide dogs for the blind.
Is it possible to book meeting rooms?
Meeting rooms are only available to Exhibitors at the Show.
Registration from January 2021.
For more information, please contact Viparis: Karine BOURIOT - Tel. +33 (0)1 48 63 31 12 
Is there a mobile app to help me plan my visit?
The mobile app for the 2021 Show will be available in June 2021.
This will help you to plan your visit, find your way around the Show, find the shortest route to your destination, and more.
You will find an interactive map, the list of aircraft, the events laid on at the Show and exhibitors' new products.
Can I find job offers at the Show?
The GIFAS (French aerospace industries group) is providing an area dedicated to skills, training and employment in the aerospace industry.
A skills demonstration zone and an area for meeting recruitment managers from companies and training scjool : the "Careers Plane"   
More information on the Siae website
Will be there any innovation ( products, services, etc.) at the Show?
As well as exhibitors' innovations, there will be a space dedicated to innovation in the Concorde Hall, where you can find a range of highly creative start-ups, gain inspiration from talks and debates, or try out the latest immersive technologies. 

On-site services
Is there a left-luggage office at the Show?
There are left-luggage offices at entrances L and O of the Show where you can leave suitcases.
Theire will be free in 2019
Is there any restaurants at the Show?
You will find a wide range of food at numerous catering outlets, and a choice between restaurants with table service, catering vendors and snack bars.
Is there Wifi at the Show?
Free Wifi is available everywhere in the Show. However, the output may fluctuate sometimes, due to heavy use.
Is there cash machines at the Show?
A cash machine is available in the central aisle of the Show near Hall 2B
Are there souvenir shops at the Show?
Official shops will be dotted all around the Show area, providing a wide range of products linked with the Show. 
You can pinpoint the official shops on plans of the Show.

First aid posts
Numerous first aid posts will be set up all around the Show area.
Can you provide some information about the Musée de l'Air et de l'Espace?
To find out more about the Musée de l’Air et de l’Espace, visit the museum's official website:
Can you provide some information about other Shows taking place at the Parc des Expositions de Paris Le Bourget
For all information about other Shows taking place at Le Bourget, see the VIPARIS website:

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