There are 5 ways to get from Colosseum to Vatican City by bus, car, towncar or foot

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Line 87 bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Colosseo to P.za Cavour 87

$2

4 alternative options

Line 81 bus  •  25 min

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

$2

Drive  •  7 min

  1. Drive from Colosseum to Vatican City 2.8 miles

$1

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Colosseum to Vatican City 2.8 miles

$43

Walk  •  49 min

  1. Walk from Colosseum to Vatican City 2.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Colosseum to Vatican City is to drive which costs 1€ and takes 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colosseum to Vatican City is to drive which costs 1€ and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Colosseo and arriving at P.za Cavour. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Colosseum and Vatican City is 3 km. The road distance is 4.5 km.

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The best way to get from Colosseum to Vatican City without a car is to line 87 bus which takes 15 min and costs 2€.

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The line 87 bus from Colosseo to P.za Cavour takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Colosseum to Vatican City bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, depart from Colosseo station.

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Colosseum to Vatican City bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, arrive at P.za Cavour station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colosseum to Vatican City is 4 km. It takes approximately 7 min to drive from Colosseum to Vatican City.

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There are 11880+ hotels available in Vatican City. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Colosseum to Vatican City.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Colosseum, Lazio, Italy and Vatican City, Vatican?

ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità operates a bus from Colosseum to Vatican City every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 13 min.

Bus operators
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità
Phone
+39 06.4695.2400
Website
atac.roma.it
Bus from Colosseo to P.za Cavour
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 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 Vatican City
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$43
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uber.com
UberBLACK
$43
UberLUX
$55
UberVAN
$55

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