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There are 11 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Frankfurt to Rome Ciampino  •  5h 5m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) FRA - CIA

$45 - $260

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Fly Frankfurt to Rome  •  3h 1m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Rome (FCO) FRA - FCO

$98 - $326

Fly Frankfurt to Naples, train  •  4h 36m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Naples (NAP) FRA - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini

$92 - $346

Train to Hahn, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Terminal 1-P36 to Hahn Flughafen Terminal 2
  2. Fly from Hahn (HHN) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) HHN - CIA

$66 - $246

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) CGN - CIA

$82 - $376

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) NUE - CIA

$78 - $226

Train via Milano Centrale  •  12h 12m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$193 - $359

Train  •  18h 37m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini En

$131 - $288

Bus Busitalia Simet S.p.A.  •  20h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Pescara
  2. Take the bus from Pescara - Terminal Bus to Rome Ciampino Airport

$110 - $171

Bus FlixBus  •  22h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station N77

$90 - $150

Drive  •  11h 43m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) 783.8 miles

$180 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) is to train and fly which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 5h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) is to fly which costs 85€ - 290€ and takes 3h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA). However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Ciampino via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB, Milano Centrale and Roma Termini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 12m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) is 968 km. The road distance is 1254.1 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) without a car is to train which takes 12h 12m and costs 160€ - 320€.

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It takes approximately 5h 5m to fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Rome Ciampino (CIA), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) is to fly which takes 5h 5m and costs 35€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 160€ - 320€ and takes 12h 12m, you could also bus, which costs 95€ - 150€ and takes 20h 9m.

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There is no direct flight from Frankfurt Airport to Rome Ciampino Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 5m and has one stopover.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA).
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  • Distance: 605.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 5m

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA), Italy?

Ryanair, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB, Milano Centrale, and Roma Termini in around 12h 12m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome Ciampino via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome Ciampino via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome Ciampino via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome Ciampino via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome Ciampino via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome Ciampino via Malta
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Hahn to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $650
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Rome Ciampino via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $650
Flights from Nuremberg to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Naples via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Naples via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Naples via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$28 - $34
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$130 - $160
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Terminal 1-P36 to Hahn Flughafen Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Standard
$21 - $29
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$45 - $80
First
$55 - $130
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$95 - $120
First
$190 - $200
Second Class
$55 - $120
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$45 - $80
First
$55 - $130
Train from Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) is 1254 km. It takes approximately 11h 43m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA).

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Wizz Air, Lufthansa, Condor Flugdienst and Ryanair offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Rome Ciampino Airport.

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