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There are 6 ways to get from Monte Testaccio to Colosseum by subway, night bus, bus, tram, taxi or foot

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

Recommended option

Subway  •  16 min

  1. Take the subway from Piramide to Colosseo Meb / ...

€2

5 alternative options

Night bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the night bus from Ostiense/Piramide to Celio Vibenna nMB

€1 - €7

Line 75 bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from Marmorata/Galvani to Celio Vibenna 75

€1 - €7

Line 3 tram  •  23 min

  1. Take the line 3 tram from Marmorata/Galvani to Colosseo 3 / ...

€2

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Monte Testaccio to Colosseum 3.5 km

€8 - €10

Walk  •  30 min

  1. Walk from Monte Testaccio to Colosseum 2.5 km

Monte Testaccio to Colosseum by walk and subway

The journey time between Monte Testaccio and Colosseum is around 4 min and covers a distance of around 3 km. The fastest journey normally takes 4 min. Services are operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità. Typically 2231 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4 min
Fastest journey time:
4 min
Services per week:
2231
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:45
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Monte Testaccio to Colosseum walk and subway schedules

Departing Thursday, June 24, 2021

Monte Testaccio → Colosseum
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Colosseum is 1500.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Monte Testaccio to Colosseum is to subway, which costs €2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Monte Testaccio to Colosseum is to taxi which costs €8 - €10 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Ostiense/Piramide and arriving at Celio Vibenna. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Piramide and arriving at Colosseo. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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The distance between Monte Testaccio and Colosseum is 2 km.

The best way to get from Monte Testaccio to Colosseum without a car is to subway which takes 16 min and costs €2.

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The subway from Piramide to Colosseo takes 4 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Monte Testaccio to Colosseum bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, depart from Ostiense/Piramide station.

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Monte Testaccio to Colosseum train services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, depart from Piramide station.

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Monte Testaccio to Colosseum bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, arrive at Celio Vibenna station.

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Map of how to get from Monte Testaccio to Colosseum.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 2.1 km
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Monte Testaccio, Lazio, Italy and Colosseum, Italy?

ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità operates a vehicle from Piramide to Colosseo every 5 minutes. Tickets cost €2 and the journey takes 4 min. Alternatively, ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità operates a vehicle from Ostiense/Piramide to Celio Vibenna hourly. Tickets cost €1 - €7 and the journey takes 6 min.

Train operators
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità
Phone
+39 06.4695.2400
Website
atac.roma.it
Subway from Piramide to Colosseo
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
€2
Website
ATAC Roma
Tram from Marmorata/Galvani to Colosseo
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2
Website
ATAC Roma
Bus operators
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità
Phone
+39 06.4695.2400
Website
atac.roma.it
Night bus from Ostiense/Piramide to Celio Vibenna
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €7
Website
ATAC Roma
100-minute intergrated ticket
€2
24-hour ticket
€7
Bus from Marmorata/Galvani to Celio Vibenna
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €7
Website
ATAC Roma
100-minute intergrated ticket
€2
24-hour ticket
€7
Other operators
Taxi from Monte Testaccio to Colosseum
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Taxi Aventino
Phone
+39 06 574 3636
Samarcanda
Phone
+39 06 5551
Website
065551.it
Radiotaxi 3570
Phone
+39 06 3570
Website
3570.it
Asso Taxi
Phone
+39 339 33 33 414
Website
assotaxi.it

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