Rome Airport

Rome has two airports serving International Flights Leonardo da Vinci International Airport (Fiumicino) and Roma Ciampino Airport

Leonardo da Vinci Airport (Fiumicino)

Leonardo da Vinci International Airport (Fiumicino) is the largest airport in Italy, with over 29 million passengers per year.

Rome airport was inaugurated in 1956 and has since undergone several expansion works. It is located at Fiumicino in Rome and serves.

Smoking is not allowed on the airport premises

It is one of the two hubs of the Italian carrier Alitalia, along with – Malpensa of Milan is about 29 km by car from the historic city centre of Rome.

Telephone numbers:

Flight information: +39 0665951 (24 hours)
Lost Luggage Service: +39 06 65951, Alitalia +39 06 65643

Transfer from and to Fiumicino airport


Express Train Rome The Leonardo Express runs directly from the airport to Rome city centre, to Termini station (all three metro lines), every 30 minutes.

Trains from Termini station depart from platform number 24 and the ticket costs 14 euros (2016 price for adults, children under 12 travel free if accompanied) and is available at the ticket office and at the Termini station kiosks. Tickets sold on the departure platform are much more expensive. Validate your ticket at the yellow validation machine just before departure. The ticket expires 90 minutes after validation.
The ultra-modern Leonardo Express train covers the distance in 30 minutes.

It is also possible to use the older Metropolitan FM1 Train which has a metro connection. The FM1 train connects Rome Airport with the districts of Roma Tiburtina, Fara Sabina, Poggio Mirteto and Orte.

The Metropolitan FM1 Train departs from the platform on the left, but does not stop at Termini station. Get off at Tiburtina station or Ostiense station to connect with the Rome Metro. Tickets : €5.50, plus €1 for a metro ticket (2013 price).

Taxi to Rome Airport Cab

Rome’s distinctive white taxis wait outside the passenger stations to serve passengers. Since 1 October 2006, there are fixed rome airport taxi fares from the centre to the airports. From the city centre to Fiumicino and vice versa the fare is 48 euros. For other destinations prices are not fixed. No need to negotiate the price as the taxis have a meter. The charge for luggage is about 1 euro each. You should be aware that Fiumicino is outside the city limits, this means that the fare for the first part is higher (a number 2 is shown on the meter). The driver should turn the meter to the odd “fare” when entering the city limits.

Bus at Rome Airport – Terravision bus

The Terravision bus line serves the route between the airport and Rome’s central station, Termini.

Tickets : 4 euros one way or 8 euros return (2016 prices), duration: 55 minutes with 5 stops. Frequency of service: approximately every 30 minutes during the day, less frequently at night. The service is oriented around flight departures and arrivals.

Blue standard size buses

The bus stop is located outdoors on the ground floor 100 metres to the left of the arrivals (teminals B & C). You can buy tickets at all tobacco shops (tobacco shops) that have blue signs (Tabacheria).