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There are 5 ways to get from Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  2h 14m

  1. Take the train from Iglesias to Cagliari Re
  2. Take the bus from Cagliari Autostazione Arst to Aeroporto Elmas Arrivi Linea 9342 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Iglesias Stazione Fs to Cagliari Autostazione Arst Linea 801

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG) 51.8 km

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG) 51.8 km

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from Iglesias to Cagliari Airport 51.8 km

Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG) by train and bus

The journey time between Iglesias and Cagliari Airport (CAG) is around 3h 10m and covers a distance of around 64 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 26m. Operated by Trenitalia and ARST Spa - Trasporti Regionali Della Sardegna, the Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG) service departs from Iglesias and arrives in Aeroporto Elmas Arrivi. Typically 25 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 9m
Layover time:
2h
Total time:
3h 10m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 26m
Journey distance:
64 km
Services per week:
25
Cheapest price:
€5
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:21
Last service departs at:
19:21

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG) train and bus schedules

Iglesias → Cagliari Airport (CAG)
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cagliari Airport (CAG) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG) is to bus which costs €4 - €7 and takes 2h 51m.

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The fastest way to get from Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG) is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs €50 - €65.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG). However, there are services departing from Iglesias Stazione Fs and arriving at Aeroporto Elmas Arrivi via Cagliari Autostazione Arst. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 51m.

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The distance between Iglesias and Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 45 km. The road distance is 51.8 km.

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The best way to get from Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG) without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 14m and costs €5 - €11.

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It takes approximately 2h 14m to get from Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG), including transfers.

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Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG) bus services, operated by ARST Spa - Trasporti Regionali Della Sardegna, depart from Iglesias Stazione Fs station.

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Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG) bus services, operated by ARST Spa - Trasporti Regionali Della Sardegna, arrive at Cagliari Autostazione Arst station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 52 km. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG).

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Map of how to get from Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG).
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  • Distance: 45.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 14m

What companies run services between Iglesias, Italy and Cagliari Airport (CAG), Italy?

ARST Spa - Trasporti Regionali Della Sardegna operates a bus from Iglesias Stazione Fs to Cagliari Autostazione Arst twice daily. Tickets cost €3 - €5 and the journey takes 1h 31m.

Train operators
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 Iglesias to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €9
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€7 - €9
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Bus operators
ARST Spa - Trasporti Regionali Della Sardegna
Phone
800 865 042
Email
informazioni@arst.sardegna.it
Website
arst.sardegna.it
Bus from Cagliari Autostazione Arst to Aeroporto Elmas Arrivi
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
ARST Spa - Trasporti Regionali Della Sardegna
Bus from Iglesias Stazione Fs to Cagliari Autostazione Arst
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
ARST Spa - Trasporti Regionali Della Sardegna
Other operators
Taxi from Iglesias to Cagliari Airport (CAG)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Taxi Carbonia - Antonello
Phone
+39 338 448 2105
Taxi Carbonia
Phone
+39 338 448 2105
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Iglesias to Cagliari Airport

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