How would cost a taxi from Rome airport to Rome city
If your plane arrives in Fiumicino airport, the first thing to consider is to get a taxi, without to make an hole in your pocket. In this post we will show you how to get and how much a taxi cost from Fiumicino airport to Rome city in a safe way.
In fact in Fiumicino airport you have more option to take a cab:
- Public one
- Private one
- Illegal one ( try to avoid this option )
We will consider one by one option and you will decide which one is better for you.
How much is a “public taxi” rate from Fiumicino airport to Rome in 2017
At the time we are publishing this post a public taxi rate in the year 2017 is euro 48. Bags are included in the fare.
But the big problem are 2.
Taxi drivers in Rome have a bad reputation and unfortunately, internet is full of reviews where the drivers ask more money than they could charge.
Secondly, the fix rate is valid from Fiumicino airport to Rome, inside the Aurelian Walls. A smart driver can tell you that the Coloseum is outside the Aurelian walls:).
Tip: Before to get any of the public taxi from Fiumicino airport to Rome, we higly recommend to show your drop off location to the driver , and ask him how much is a taxi from Fiumicino airport to Rome, up to your Hotel, B&B or Apartment. Just to avoid any kind of trouble with him.
How to recognize a public taxi in the airport
Taxi rank in Fiumicino airport are located just outside each Terminal gate: they stay in a long line. So go up to the top of the line and get the first available in the head, but remebmer always to ask to the taxi driver “how much is a taxi from Fiumicino airport to Rome city”. Sorry but if you are going to get a public one this is like a Mantra.
How much for a private taxi from Fiumicino airport to Rome
If you ask which is the best way to get from Fiumicino airport to Rome by taxi, the short answer is by private taxi, period. If you decide to use our transfer service from Fiumicino airport to Rome or not, for sure that is the most comfortable way to go from A to B with no stress.
Furthermore, we can guarantee a fix cost from the airport to your drop off location at discounted rates. Our transfer service are cheaper than a public taxi and you will have more benefits like:
- Personal driver
- Fix taxi fare
- Mercedes car
- Meet and greet in the airport
- Polite and well dressed drivers
- 24/7 taxi service, 365 days
- Customer care
And overall you don’t have to ask how much is a taxi from Fiumicino airport to Rome, because you already know before to come in the Eternal city.
Here follows our discounted taxi rates for the airport transfers in the year 2017:
- Sedan Mercedes car 1-4 people euro 45
- Minivan Mercedes for 5 people euro 60
- Van Mercedes 6-8 people euro 70.
If you are a large party or a group, consider that is very difficult to find a Public Taxi that can fit all these people and bags as well. Our fleet, instead, can provide for a Van with 8 seats and 16 bags can put inside.
Our driver will wait for you to the arrivals room with your name wrote on a sign: payment will be directly to him at the end of the transfer service, in cash or by credit card.
We apply the same flat rate for all our airport transfers:
- Fiumicino airport to Rome
- Ciampino airport to Rome
- Rome to Fiumicino airport
- Rome to Ciampino airport
What is not includes in the price is the night fee ( + euro 5 ) and payment by credit card to the driver ( + 10% )
Illegal taxi: how to avoid to be ripp off
Rome cabs: how to avoid to be ripped off : in Fiumicino airport there are a lot of illegal taxi drivers.
Basically it is easy to recognize them: they will approach you asking for a ride. If you are curious and want to know how much is a taxi from Fiumicino airport to Rome made by illegal taxi, be sure that is not less than 60-70 euro for a sedan car.
They have no license, no insurance, nothing. Be carefull and decline any offer for a ride from them. At nobody is let to do that.