What is Au Départ Paris?

Au Départ Paris is one of France’s premiere original luxury trunk makers, founded in 1834.

For further information please visit our story at www.audepart.com/heritage


How do I make a purchase?

There are several ways to browse Au Départ Paris Online Store.

You may explore a few products on the Home Page, where you only need to click on them to see the collection. Click on one of them and you will be linked to the specific product page.

Or, you can click on the Burger menu to choose what category explore.

Once you have found an item, select the colour option (when available) and use the “Add To Bag” button underneath.

Review the items in your shopping bag by select the “View Bag” link.

From the Shopping Bag you can add or remove items.

Click on “Checkout” to complete your order.


How many units of each product may I purchase on audepart.com?

You may purchase up to three items per style depending on the availability. In case of you need more, please do not hesitate to contact us at info@audepart.com.


How do I know if a product is available and how long it will take to be delivered?

The website provides information on item’s availability directly on the product page. Products are not available when they have the ‘Sold out’ bottom underneath. 

Time shipping is up to country reference. We offer different shipping options to meet your needs, please visit our "General conditions" for further details.


Can I track my order?

Once your order has been concluded, you will receive an email confirmation of your purchase. After that, when products will be ready to be delivered, you will receive an email confirmation of your shipping details and a tracking number.


How do I return an item?

For our return and refunds policy and to learn how to return an item, please kindly visit our ‘Returns and Refunds’ or contact us at info@audepart.com


Which payment methods do you accept?

Au Départ Paris currently accepts the major credit cards for online purchases.


How can I book an appointment for trunks section?

Book an appointment with us is very easy: visit the “Trunks” section on the Menu, then choose between Ladies & Gentlemen or Music and Games departments. At the bottom of the page, click on ‘Book An Appointment”, and fill the form with your personal information. Our team will be happy to keep in touch with you.



A pre-order is the reservation of an item that is not yet available for sale, but will be soon. An estimated delivery date is indicated for each pre-order item within the product page.

Mixed order consisting of currently available and pre-order items: the products will be dispatched at two different times, but you will be charged only once for the shipping fees

Order consisting of pre-order items with different delivery dates: the products will be shipped together on the latest estimated delivery date.


Customer service

For any assistance or any doubt about our products please fill the form in “Contact Us” page.

Be sure to fill in all the label and submit the request.

Or you can find us at info@audepart.com


Where Au Départ’s products come from?

All our products are made in Italy.


Where can I find a store near me with Au Départ products?

Currently we do not have a permanent store, but we plan to open some temporary shops. Subscribe to our mailing list to always be updated about our new openings. 


How can I sign up to the newsletter?

You can find the subscription form on the bottom of the page.


How do I register an account?

The possibility of create a personal account will be soon available. Subscribe to our mailing list to always be updated when such service will be available.


Is it safe to use my credit card at Au Départ online shop?

Your personal online security is important to us. We use the latest SSL encryption technology to store and safely transimt your personal and credit card information through our systems. For further details, please see the Privacy Policy section.


How can I cancel my order?

We are sorry, but once an order has been confirmed, it is processed automatically and cannot be canceled. The package can be returned as indicated in our Return Policy.


How can I cancel my pre-order?

You can cancel a pre-order by filling the form in "Contact Us" page: howewer, when the pre-ordered item is ready to be delivered, it is not possible to cancel the pre-order anymore.