June 1, 2018TRANSPORTATION
Leonardo da Vinci (Fiumicino) Airport
Located 11 miles from center city. Telephone: 43-1-7007-22233 (24 hours) http://www.adr.it/default.asp?L=3
Leonardo DA Vinci (Fiumicino) Airport is 26km (16mi) southwest of the city. The main airport is Leonardo DA Vinci, also known as Fiumicino. The Ciampino Airport (Giovan Battista Pastine Airport in Ciampino)
All information: http://www.adr.it/content.asp?L=3&IdMen=780
Railway connection downtown Trains run between airport and Fara Sabina, every 20 min, from 6.28 a.m. to 00.13 a.m and stop at Ponte Galeria, Muratella, Villa Bonelli, Magliana, Roma Trastevere, Roma Ostiense, Roma Tuscolana, Roma Tiburtino, Roma Nomentana, Nuovo Salario, Fidene, Settebagni, Monterotondo, Pianabella di Montelibretti. From 9,15 p.m. to 11.55 p. m. the last stop is Roma Tiburtina. Tickets may be purchased at vending machines located inside Domestic and International Arrival Halls and at the railway stations.
Buses to Rome are CO.TRA.L. service. Board near the International Terminal arrivals area. Roma Tiburtina Buses run from 01.15 a.m. to 5.00 a.m.
Best are the yellow and white licensed taxis with meters. The fare of the licensed public taxis are as follow: Leonardo DA Vinci - Rome: Fare on meter plus approximately 11 euros. Rome - Leonardo DA Vinci: Fare on meter plus approximately 14 euros flat rate. Surcharges may apply for baggage, night runs, Sundays and holidays.
There are two subway lines, A and B. Line A runs east to west from Battistini to Anagnina and stops at many tourist sites such as the Vatican, Piazza DI Spagna, Piazza Barberini and Piazza del Popolo. Line B runs northeast to southwest from Rebibbia to Laurentina near EUR in the south. It stops at sites such as the Coloseum, Circo Massimo, and St. Paul's Basilica. The B Line connects the three main railroad stations: Stazione Tiburtina, Stazione Termini and Stazione Ostiense. Both lines intersect at Stazione Termini. Subways run from 5.30 a.m. to 11.30 p.m. from Sunday to Friday , and until 12.30 a.m. on Saturday. There are buses to almost everywhere in greater Rome. The ATAC local buses serve the city center and most nearby suburbs. The city buses are an excellent way around Rome especially to places not served by the subway lines. The Express Lines cover longer distances and make fewer stops but run frequently. Another bus service, COTRAL, serves the outer suburbs and outlying regional areas but run less frequently. From 12 am (midnight) until 6 am there are special Night Lines which cover different areas of the city and run approximately every 20 minutes.
The last word
In Rome, it's best to walk. The historic center is relatively small even the shopping areas and the Vatican are all within walking distance of one another.
Although most of the historic center of Rome is closed to normal traffic, you will be allowed to drive to your hotel.