Rome Transport & Transfers
The capital of Italy and the 4th most populous city in Europe, Rome is known as the “Eternal City" due to its rich history dating back to the city's founding in 753 BC. Indeed, parts of the city have been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Vatican City, the smallest internationally recognised independent state in the world, can also be found in Rome, within a walled enclave.
Visitors to Rome are spoilt for choice – from architecture and art to museums and majestic landmarks, there are a host of sites to explore.
As the capital city, Rome is also an important financial, cultural and business hub within Europe. The International Fund for Agricultural Development, the World Food Programme and the NATO Defense College are all based in the scenic surroundings of Rome. There are about 100,000 daily visits to Rome and tourist arrivals recorded more than 12 million visitors last year, making Rome a favourite destination for tourism and business.
Attractions & Sightseeing tours
Rome's attractions and sights can be easily toured by taxi, shuttle, excursion bus or during your airport transfer. The most popular ones are :
Popular Day Trips and Excursions around Rome
There are lots of wonderful sight-seeing trips around Rome within a couple of hours transfer by taxi, minibus or bus and these would include day-trips to Tuscany for its food, wine and scenery. Tivoli the most splendid 16th century Villa d'Este, filled with gardens, frescoed rooms, gorgeous fountains and Naples apart from being one of the most fascinating and liveliest cities in Italy also boasts fanstactic archeological and arts museums.
Other popular day trips and sightseeing excursions from Rome include visits to Pompeii, “frozen in time" by the volcanic eruption of 79 A.D, to remarkably well-preserved ancient port-city Ostia Antica, medieval towns and castles in Fara Sabina or escape to the beach in Ostia Lido.
We also provide
sightseeing package tours* in 3 to 40+ seats vehicles ranging from private Taxis, Limousines, Minibuses and fully-equipped Buses.
Ask your driver for the best way to discover the city and enjoy your trip.
Ski Resorts around Rome
The numerous ski resorts in the Appennine mountains not far from Rome offer slopes for all levels of skiers and snowboarders. They are open from December through April and are easily accessible from Rome through easy ski transfers by taxi, minibus or bus shuttle.
Ski resorts within a 2 hour transfer time from Rome, Rome Fiumicino Airport or Rome Ciampino Airport include Campo Imperatore at an altitude of 2,130 m, Prati di Tivo at 1,450 m and Roccaraso with 110 km of ski runs more suited for expert skiers. Other ski destinations close to Rome are Monte Livata, Campocatino, Pescasseroli, Ovindoli and Campo Felice as well as the Appenine 26 ski resorts in Lazio and Abruzzo.
The alpine range and the Dolomites are also reachable by taxi, bus or shuttle from Rome. The most famous ski areas in these regions are in the Dolomites (Dolomiti-Super-Ski) and the Milky Way (Via Lattea) in West Piedmont. The best ski destinations are Cervinia, La Thuile and Courmayeur (in Valle d'Aosta), Sestriere, Sauze d'Oulx and Bardonecchia, situated West of Turin.
Discover more information about ski places around Rome and transfers to Italian ski resorts HERE.
Transport and Airport transfers in Rome
The Rome Fiumicino Airport (FCO), also known as Leonardo da Vinci International Airport is situated 30 km southwest of the city of Rome. The airport is the largest in Italy and processes over 36 million passengers. It is also Europe's 6th busiest airport and serves as a hub for Alitalia, the largest Italian airline. Our private transfer takes 25 minutes to reach Rome's city centre.
The Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) is 15 km southeast of the city of Rome.
Rome Ciampino Airport is one of two major airports in the Italian capital and is well-known for international routes run by low-cost carriers.
Our private transfer takes 20 minutes to reach Rome's city-centre.
Hailing a taxi in Rome is quite a battling adventure though and if you get one, there is always the risk of ending up with a high rated fare due to detours or heavy traffic, especially if you are going to the suburbs. Travellers can be overcharged if they are not aware nor familiar with the taxi policies in the city. Some drivers do not hesitate to ask for double the amount. Ensure that you have arranged the overall price of your trip or transfer, including the baggage and service charge. Pre-booking your airport transfer is a less stressful and more economical solution. You can book a taxi, transfer or shuttle service from Rome Airports to Rome and all major areas around the city.
Avoid queuing up at the airport and skip infernal traffic jams by travelling with us and arrive at your destination safely and comfortably with a private airport taxis or private buses. Our private transfer service does not make stops to numerous hotels on the way and does not make you wait for passengers from several flights as traditional shuttle transfer services do.
We provide you with professonal drivers who can give you the best competitive rates for your ski, hotel & holiday transfers, sightseeing excursions and traditional taxi services in Rome.
Our service includes Free Waiting Time*, Welcome Service, No Luggage Fee and our wide range of vehicles are designed to be Child, Disabled and Pet Friendly upon request.
Travel with us in Standard, Business or VIP class.
No surprise, no meter charge, all rates fixed in advance.
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*Subject to conditions. Please see with your driver for details.