Ciampino International Airport FAQ’s

Where Is Ciampino Airport And How Far Is The Airport From Rome?

Ciampino Airport is situated approximately 15 klms South East from the centre of Rome itself.

Which Airlines Fly Into Ciampino Airport?

There are several airlines that now service Ciampino airport and the majority of these are low budget airlines such as: Air Berlin, Easyjet, Ryanair, Thomsonfly, Wizz Air, V Bird, helvetic, Transavia Airlines, Sterling, Ryanair, thomsonfly, easyJet, Air Berlin, Hapag-Lloyd Express, Carpatair

Which Car Hire Companies Operate From Airport?

There are several major car hire companies located at Ciampino Airport and these include Avis, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt and Thrifty. It is always advisable to shop around to ensure you receive the best deal possible on car hire from Ciampino Airport and one of the easiest ways to do this is to use a car hire comparison website such as Carrentals.

Is There A Direct Train Link Into The Airport?

No, there is no direct rail link to Ciampino Airport but there is a train station in Ciampino. You can catch the train from there to the main Termini train station in the centre of Rome. The trains from Ciampino train station run at regular intervals throughout the day and the fares are relatively cheap and provide a very cost effective form of transfer.

How Long Does It Take To Get From Ciampino Airport To the Centre Of Rome?

The journey time from the airport to the centre of Rome depends on the form of transport you choose for your transfer. It will generally take between 30-60 minutes by bus, train or coach and this can vary depending on traffic. The traffic in the centre of Rome can be very busy, especially during peak times and you should allow yourself plenty of time to get to and from the airport.

What Is The Best Form Of Transfer To And From The Airport?

There are several options for transfer to and from Ciampino airport and which one you choose, will obviously depend on your personal preference and budget. The following are the main options and each one varies in price and has its own advantages and disadvantages.

Coach transfer – Car hire– Taxi – Bus – Bus And Train

Obviously, the public buses and trains generally provide the cheapest option but can be more time consuming. Coach transfer offers a cheap and cost effective form of transfer and taxis can be more expensive. Car hire is a popular choice with many passengers, especially if they are traveling in a group and the cost can be shared.

Which Form Of Transfer Is The Best And Cheapest?

As we have previously mentioned, the cheapest form of transfer would be the local public transport or the Terravison coach and is a very viable option if you are travelling alone or as a couple.

How Much Are Taxis From The Airport.

Taxis prices can vary but should usually cost no more than 40 euros (at the time of writing). Ask the driver the price before you enter the taxi. A popular choice for passengers is to pre-book their taxi in advance and this gives the piece of mind of knowing the exact price before you arrive at the airport.

Are There Any Hotels Onsite At The Airport?

No, there are no hotels actually onsite at the airport but there are several hotels located within a mile or two of the airport, which offer great access to and from the airport. To check the availability and best prices for hotels near Ciampino International Airport, a hotel search engine such as Booking.com, generally offers you the latest deals.

Are There Hotels Near Ciampino Airport?

Yes, there are a number of hotels close to the airport and in Ciampino itself. If you are looking to find a hotels near the airport or in Rome itself, as suggested above, Booking.com usually offers good options.

How Do I Get From Ciampino Airport To Termini Station

There are several ways to get from the airport to Termini station. You can catch the local bus from the airport to the local train station and then catch the train to Termini or you can simply catch the bus direct. One of the easiest ways to get from the airport to Termini station, is to catch the coach service run by Terravision.


Is There A Bus From Ciampino Airport

There are several bus services that run from the airport at regular times throughout the day. Passengers can catch a bus to the train station in Ciampino or can catch the bus from Ciampino airport to the centre of Rome itself.

How Do I Get From Ciampino Airport To Fiumicino Airport

You can obviously take a taxi but this might be a little expensive. If you want the cheapest way, you can do the following:

Catch the local bus from the airport to Ciampino train station and then catch the train to Termini station in Rome. From there, you will then need to catch the train from Termini station in Rome to Fiumicino Airport.

You can also catch the local bus from the airport to Anagnina and then catch the Metro to Rome Termini station and then catch the train from Termini to Fiumicino Airport.

Are There Any Good Tours In Rome?

Rome has so many things to see and do and as a result, there are a great deal of tours available. If you are on a budget or are restricted with mobility or time, then the open air ‘Hop On Hop Off bus in Rome is a great choice to see the city. I would recommend the following company if you want to pre-book a tour and they have plenty to choose from.

Is There A VIP Lounge At The Airport?

There is currently no Lounge at the airport.

Are There Any Duty Free Shops At The Airport?

Yes, there are a couple of Duty Free shops at the airport selling a number of products such as alcohol. tobacco and perfume.

What Are The Opening Times of The Airport?

The official open times of the airport are 04.00am – midnight

Ciampino Airport is open from 04.00am until 12.00am. The main Departures building is locked from 12.00am until 04.00am. However, generally the main Arrivals Lobby is kept open for passengers who arrive at the airport for the early departures. Please Note: There is very limited seating in the Arrivals area (about 10 seats in total) and most people end up sitting on the floor.