Passenger guide - Rome Fiumicino airport (FCO)  8.6

 
Rome Fiumicino airport (FCO)

Fiumicino-Leonardo da Vinci International Airport, opened on January 15, 1961, is the busiest in Italy and one of the most important in Europe. It operates with domestic and international flights to destinations around the globe.

Official Website: adr.it
Number of Terminals - 4 - Terminals 1, 2, 3 and 5, open 24 hours a day (terminals 2 and 5 are currently closed for renovation works). A free shuttle connects all terminals with each other and with the car parks every 15 minutes between 4:00 am and 1:00 am.
Annual passenger traffic: 41 million passengers went through it during 2017.
Tel: +39 665 951. You can find several information booths and touch screens in every terminal.

 
 

The airport is located in Fiumicino, 26 km (16 miles) southwest from central Rome.

 
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Bus - COTRAL (Tel +39 800 174 471) leaves from in front of the Arrivals area of Terminal 2 and heads for Piazza dei Cinquecento, Tiburtina Railway Station, the metro terminals of Cornelia and Eur-Magliana, Piazza Sirio and Piazza Stazione, in Ostia. The trip takes 1 hour and tickets have a cost of €2.80.
Terravision (Tel +39 697 610 632) travels from opposite Terminal 3 to Termini Station, going through Marsala. It departs every 30 minutes, with a trip of 55 min. and a fare of €5.00.
The Sit Bus Shuttle (Tel +39 6591 6826 / 6592 3507) leaves from Terminal 3 to Termini Station via Marsala and the Vatican city, with a cost of €6.00. Buses run every 30 min. and the journey takes around 55 min.
TAM (Tel +39 665 047 426) provides transportation to Ostiense, Piazzale 12 Ottobre 1492 and Rome Termini stations every 30 min., with a trip of 45 min. The fare is €6.00 and stops are located in front of Terminal 3.
On the other hand, Schiaffini (Tel +39 6713 0531) offers services to Termini Station in about 45 min., with a fare of €5.90.

Train - The Leonardo Express service from Trenitalia (Tel +39 668 475 475) departs every 15-30 minutes between 6:25 am and 11:25 pm and connects the enclosure with Rome Termini Station. The trip takes around 35 min. and the fare is €14.00. Regional train FL1 has a frequency of 15 min. and runs to the main stations in the city, such as Trastevere (27 min.), Ostiense (32 min.), Tuscolana (41 min.) and Tiburtina (47 min.), as far as Fara Sabina/Orte (1 hour and 30 min.) Tickets cost between €8.00 and €11.00. In addition, high-speed trains (Frecciargento) depart at 11:08 am and 3:08 pm to the cities of Rome, Florence, Bologna, Padua and Venice.

Taxi - Ranks are found outside the Arrivals area of terminals 1 and 3. It is recommended to only use authorized cabs (white and with license numbers). Journey time to downtown Rome is about 40 minutes and the fare is €48.00. The trip to Ciampino airport has a cost of €50.00, and to Civitavecchia harbour is €120.

Further information on the public transport

 

There are car rental desks in office tower 2, and they are connected to the terminals through pedestrian tunnels.

Auto Europa/Sicily by Car (Tel +39 665 017 450 - 7:30 am to 11:00 pm)
Autovia (Tel +39 665 954 103)
Avis/Budget (Tel +39 665 011 531 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
Europcar (Tel +39 665 761 211 - 7:00 am to 1:00 am)
Goldcar (Tel +39 665 048 104 - 8:00 am to 0:00 am)
Hertz/Thrifty/Dollar (Tel +39 665 955 842 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
Locauto/Enterprise/National/Alamo (Tel +39 665 953 615 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
Maggiore (Tel +39 665 010 678 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
RENT4U (Tel +39 665 957 0613)
Sixt (Tel +39 665 956 0780 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Win Rent (Tel +39 665 953 547 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)

 

The airport has banks, ATMs, currency exchange bureaus (6:00 am to 11:00 pm), post office, fax and photocopying services, VIP lounges, charging stations and free Wi-Fi access. The Hilton Rome Airport, connected with the terminals through a covered pathway, provides executive facilities.

Food and Drinks- You can find numerous options, with restaurants, cafés, bars, fast food outlets, pizza places, icecream stores and bakeries. Mokà Bagel Factory, Semplicemente Roma, Ciao-Time Cafè (Terminal 3), RossoIntenso (gate D2), Caffè Kimbo, GranCafè Platinum (Departures area E) are open 24 hours a day.
Shopping- Duty-free shops in the Departures area of Terminal 1 and halls B, C, D and E. There are also retailers selling fashion, books, press, souvenirs, electronics, accessories, jewellery, regional products, perfumes, cosmetics, tobacco.
Baggage- Luggage trolleys for free. Porter service (Tel +39 665 958 349). Secure wrapping in terminals 1 and 3, from 6:00 am to 9:00 pm and from 4:00 am to 0:00 am, respectively (Tel +39 691 511 041). Luggage storage in the International Arrivals area of Terminal 3, from 6:30 am to 11:30 pm (Tel +39 665 953 541). Lost and found office in the Arrivals Hall of Terminal 3; it operates Mondays through Fridays between 7:00 am and 5:00 pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm (Tel +39 665 955 253 / 313).
Other Services- First aid center, pharmacies, baby changing facilities, prayer rooms, smoking lounges, children's playgrounds, travel agencies, laundry, spa.

 

There are several parking areas for short and long stays, in addition to lots for motorcycles and reserved spaces for women. It is possible to park in front of the terminals for a maximum period of 1 hour. More information

Long Stay Car Park - Covered and outdoor spaces, with complimentary shuttle service every 5 minutes from 5:00 am to 1:00 am (by request at other hours).
Multilevel Terminal Car Parks A-B-C-D - Multi-storey facilities for short stays, connected to the terminals through pedestrian walkways with travelators.
Executive Car Park - For short stays, it offers insurance coverage and welcoming services.

 

Passengers requiring special assistance should notify their airline at least 48 hours before their arrival. There are tactile pathways, special waiting rooms, adapted restrooms, accessible desks, elevators and reserved parking spaces. Escort services and transfers to the airport are also offered (Care to Fly - Tel +39 665 079 090), which include assistance while boarding and disembarking from the airplane.

 

The Hilton Rome Airport (Tel +39 665 258) is situated next to the airport and connected to terminals 1, 2 and 3 through a covered walkway. In addition, you can find several options nearby, and many accommodations have shuttle services to and from the enclosure. Hilton Garden Inn Rome Airport (Tel +39 665 259 000), B&B Sleep And Fly Rome Airport (Tel +39 6650 5390), Best Western Hotel Rome Airport (Tel +39 6650 7221), BB Fly & Beach (Tel +39 665 088 318), Hotel Al Porticciolo (Tel +39 665 029 204), QC Termeroma (Tel +39 6652 9444), Vegan Inn Airport (Tel +39 340 993 7538), Hotel Euro House Rome Airport (Tel +39 6650 6277), Sleep'n Go Hotel (Tel +39 6652 2531).

 
 
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