How to Get to Rome from Fiumicino Airport
The main airport in Rome is the Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino airport which is located 26km from Rome. There are several ways to get to the city centre from the station.
Taxi or Private Transfer
From Fiumicino Airport to Rome by Taxi
The quickest and shortest way to get from the airport to your hotel in Rome is by taxi or private pre-booked transfer. There is a set taxi rate of €48 for all journeys to the centre with a taxi. The journey takes around 40-50 minutes. Alternatively if you pre-book a private transfer you will likely pay more but the driver will wait for you in arrivals to accompany you to your vehicle and then drop you off at the door of your hotel. Taxis drivers may drop you off at the top of the street your hotel is on if they don’t want to get stuck in the one-way system or down a tight cobbled road.
From Fiumicino Airport to Rome by Train
There are two main city services from the railway station in Fiumicino Airport:
The Leonardo Express shuttle train – goes directly to the Termini station in the city centre taking 31mins. From Termini you can take the metro or a bus to a local rea in the city. Tickets cost €14.00 for adults, children under 14 travel free. Departures are from 6.23am to 11.22pm. Returns to the airport run from tracks 23 and 24 at Termini every 30mins from 5.35am to 10.35pm.
Regional LFL1 Line – takes 47mins to the Tiburtina station which is connected to metro line B. This ticket costs €8 per adult and runs from 5.57am to 10.27pm.
From Fiumicino Airport to Rome by Bus
There are several options by bus to get indirectly or directly to the city. The main more direct routes are as follows:
Cotral Lines – 1 hour from the bus stop in the airport to Termini station, Tiburtina station, or Cornelia station. Cost €5.
SIT Bus Lines – 45 minutes from the airport to the Vatican, Via Crescenzio or Termini station. Cost €6.
TAM Lines – 1 hour from the Airport to Termini station. Cost €5.
Terravision Lines – 1 hour from the Airport to Termini via Marsala. Cost €6.
Atral-Schiaffini Lines – 1 hour from the Airport to Termini station. Cost €5.