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  • Taxi from Rome airport to City: which is your airport?

    Exactly: in Rome there are 2 airports:

    • Fiumicino airport or " Leonardo Da vinci " well known with the acronym of FCO
    • Ciampino airport well known with acronym of Ciampino.

    Understand what your destination airport, letting you know how long it will it take you to reach Rome city and how much it will cost you a public and a private taxi.

    Leonardo Da Vinci - Fiumicino International Airport ( FCO )

    also simply known as Fiumicino Airport, is a major international airport in Rome, Italy.

    It is one of the busiest airports in Europe by passenger traffic with 40.5 million passengers served in 2015. 

    It is located in Fiumicino, 18.9 nautical miles (35.0 km; 21.7 mi) west of Rome's historic city centre.

    The airport serves as the main hub for Alitalia, the largest Italian airline and Vueling, a Spanish low-cost carrier owned by International Airlines Group.

    Based on total passenger numbers, it is the eighth busiest airport in Europe and was the world's 35th busiest airport in 2014.

    It covers an area of 29 square kilometres (7,200 acres) and is named after the most recognized polymath Leonardo da Vinci. 

    fiumicino airport - leonardo da vinci airport

    As you can see in the picture above it is located outside the city ( 28km from Rome city center )

    A taxi from Fiumicino airport to Rome takes 30-45 minutes ( depends by traffic )


    Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport

    or simply Rome Ciampino Airport, is the secondary international airport of Rome, the capital of Italy, behind Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport.

    It is a joint civilian, commercial and military airport situated 6.5 NM(12.0 km; 7.5 mi) south southeast of central Rome.

    In fact it is located just outside the Greater Ring Road (Italian: Grande Raccordo Anulare or GRA) the circular motorway around the city.

    The airport serves as a base for Ryanair and general aviation traffic.


    ciampino airport to rome city


    A taxi from Ciampino airport to Rome city center can take between 30 up to 45 minutes ( depends by the traffic )

    Now that you know where your plane lands lets talk about how to get a taxi in rome airport, how much does it costs and which one is better for you


  • Taxi from Rome airport to city: where the taxis rank are ?

    Leonardo da vinci airport and Ciampino airport as well have all taxi rank just outside the main gate of each Terminal.

    The only thing that you need to pay attention if is regular or irregular one.

    Generally speaking, the taxis in Rome are white and they have a sign ( TAXI ) on the roof of the car.

    In the side door there is a symbol of Comune Di Roma written clear and also the name of the taxi like Miami 4, Savona 6 or others.

     regular taxi rome airport

    There are also many irregular taxi drivers in the airport and they will come to you asking if you need a taxi from Rome airport to city.

    Please decline their offer, because they are irregular and you will pay more than you should and the ride will be not safe.

    Even to private company like our is forbidden to pick up people with no reservation in advance.

    Indeed, if you wish to book a pick up service from rome airport to city, please provide in time to reserve it.

    To get a taxi in the taxi rank, in the airports, you just have to go or stay on line up to your turn.

    Sometimes the crew is very fast and there is plenty of taxi, sometimes there is a long line and you need to wait even 30-40 minutes.

    taxi rank rome airport




  • Taxi from Rome airport to city : how much does it cost?

    There are 2 different taxi fare from Rome airport to city: depends if your plane lands in Fiumicino airport ( leonardo da vinci ) or Ciampino airport.

    Than there are other 2 kind of rates: all depends if your destination is inside or outside the aurelian walls.

    Taxi from Rome airport to city ( inside aurelian walls ) 

    The official rate of 2016 for a " public taxi " is:

    • From Fiumicino airport to Rome city euro 48
    • From Ciampino airport to Rome city euro 30 

    Bags are included in the rate.

    But how do you know if your Hotel is located inside or outside the aurelian walls and what is exactly Aurelian walls ?

    The Aurelian Walls (Italian: Mura aureliane) are a line of city walls built between 271 AD and 275 AD in Rome,Italy, during the reign of the Roman Emperors Aurelian and Probus.

    They superseded the earlier Servian Wall built during the 4th century BC.

    The walls enclosed all the seven hills of Rome plus the Campus Martius and, on the right bank of the Tiber, the Trastevere district.

    The river banks within the city limits appear to have been left unfortified, although they were fortified along the Campus Martius. The size of entire enclosed area is 1,400 hectares (3,500 acres).

    taxi from rome airport to city ( inside aurelian walls )

    In the picture above is clear where the aurelian walls are and how to calculate the cost for a taxi from Rome airport to city.

    Be carefull to the smart drivers

    Even if you are sure that your Hotel, apartment or destination is inside the aurelian walls we suggest to ask to the driver how much will it cost to go to your location.

    Internet is full of bad reviews about " public taxi drivers ". To avoid any misunderstanding ask and give him your address.

    Book in advance a taxi from rome airport to city

    If you wish to have any surprice for a transfer from Rome airport to city, you can book in advance with our company.V

    We apply a flat rate and we cover more than 80% of Rome city.

    Our rates for a taxi from Rome airport to city are:

    • Sedan car from 1 to up 4 people euro 45 
    • Minivan for 5 people euro 60
    • Van from 6 to up 8 people euro 80 

    Take a look to our Testimonial: a 5 stars service 


  • Taxi from Rome airport to city: public vs private one

    One of the common question when you are thinking for a Rome transfer service is; how to get from Fiumicino or Ciampino airport to Rome?

    Or is better to get a public or private taxi transfer?

    We try ro give you some valuable reasons to get a private transfer instead of a public one.

    From airports to Rome; Fiumicino and Ciampino airport as well are full of strange and smart people inside who will ask you for a ride from the airport to Rome.

    Please decline any offer, just because they are "irregular taxi drives" and if you accept, be sure to pay a ride more than you should and of course you never have a safe travel. 

    This alone is one of the reason to book in advance a Rome transfer, but is not the only one.

    In fact some days the airports could be very crowded and to find a free public taxi is like an adventure. Anyway the taxi stands are just outside each Terminal, and is quite simple to reach it.

    Another reason to choose us is just the price; we only apply a fix rate for your transfer from the airports, Fiumicino and Ciampino.

    No surprice at the end, no payment in advance and no taxi meter inside the car. You know exactly hou much a taxi ride costs before you get in.

    We never are on strike and we work whole year, night and day; in Rome is usual for the public taxi to be on strike for many reasons.

    Avoid this opportunity and reserve online your Rome transfer service before to arrive in the airport to discover that there is no public taxi free on the spot. 

    From Rome to airports; even if is more simple to get a public taxi from Rome to airports of Fiumicino or Ciampino, you can find some trouble in this cases:

    • The flight is in the early morning and there is no taxi stands close to your location
    • Your are are a little afraid to reach the taxi stands
    • The phone doesn't work properly and you don't know the public taxi number
    • You are not sure if your location is inside or outside the " aurelian walls"
    • You have doubt about the fix rates from Rome city to the airports
    • And so on

    There are a lot of questions and even if we tried to answer in our Blog page , to the most of them, we always suggest to think to book in advance with our company or any other private one, insted of to turn the wheel.


  • We used this company 2 times: from Fiumicino airport to Rome and from Rome to Ciampino airport. each transfer was simply awesome: nice and clean car, polite and well dressed drivers and all at reasonable price. We will suggest Rometransfer to anyone- Thank you so much

    Collin family

  • Taxi from Rome airport to city

    Here you will find the links to learn more about our transfer taxi from Rome airport to city:

    Taxi from Fiumicino airport to Rome 

    Taxi from Ciampino airport to Rome

    if you need more info please send us an email to info@rometransfer.it. We will answer fast

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