There are 7 ways to get from Colosseum to St. Peter's Basilica by bus, subway, car, towncar or foot

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Line 87 bus, line 64 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Colosseo to Plebiscito 87
  2. Take the line 64 bus from Plebiscito to Cavalleggeri/S. Pietro 190F / ...

$4

Cheapest option

Line 64 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 64 bus from Nazionale/Quirinale to Cavalleggeri/S. Pietro 64 / ...

$2

5 alternative options

Line 81 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Claudia/Colosseo to Risorgimento 81

$2

Subway  •  47 min

  1. Take the subway from Colosseo to Termini Meb / ...
  2. Take the subway from Termini to Cipro Mea

$4

Drive  •  7 min

  1. Drive from Colosseum to St. Peter's Basilica 3.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Colosseum to St. Peter's Basilica 3.1 miles

$42

Walk  •  49 min

  1. Walk from Colosseum to St. Peter's Basilica 2.6 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nazionale/Quirinale and arriving at Cavalleggeri/S. Pietro. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica is 3 km. The road distance is 4.9 km.

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The best way to get from Colosseum to St. Peter's Basilica without a car is to line 87 bus and line 64 bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 25 min to get from Colosseum to St. Peter's Basilica, including transfers.

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Colosseum to St. Peter's Basilica bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, depart from Colosseo station.

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Colosseum to St. Peter's Basilica bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, arrive at Cavalleggeri/S. Pietro station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colosseum to St. Peter's Basilica is 5 km. It takes approximately 7 min to drive from Colosseum to St. Peter's Basilica.

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There are 11858+ hotels available in St. Peter's Basilica. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Colosseum to St. Peter's Basilica.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Colosseum, Lazio, Italy and St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican?

You can take a bus from Colosseum to St. Peter's Basilica via Colosseo, Plebiscito, and Cavalleggeri/S. Pietro in around 25 min.

Train operators
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità
Phone
+39 06.4695.2400
Website
atac.roma.it
Subway from Colosseo to Termini
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
muovi.roma.it
Subway from Termini to Cipro
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
muovi.roma.it
Bus operators
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità
Phone
+39 06.4695.2400
Website
atac.roma.it
Bus from Colosseo to Plebiscito
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
muovi.roma.it
Bus from Plebiscito to Cavalleggeri/S. Pietro
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
muovi.roma.it
Bus from Nazionale/Quirinale to Cavalleggeri/S. Pietro
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
muovi.roma.it
Bus from Claudia/Colosseo to Risorgimento
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
muovi.roma.it
Other operators
Uber Rome
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Colosseum to St. Peter's Basilica
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$42
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uber.com
UberBLACK
$42
UberLUX
$55
UberVAN
$55

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