There are 7 ways to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums by train, bus, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Fiumicino Aeroporto to Roma Termini Leonardo Express / ...

9€ - 37€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Fiumicino Airport Bus Station to Rome Vatican Fiumicino - Rome

5€ - 7€

5 alternative options

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums 29 km

3€ - 6€

Shuttle  •  25 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Rome Airport to Vatican Museums

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from Rome Airport to Vatican Museums 29 km

54€

Towncar #2  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from Rome Airport to Vatican Museums 29 km

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums 29 km

63€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums is to drive which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums is to drive which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rome Fiumicino Airport Bus Station station and arriving at Rome Vatican. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums. However, there are services departing from Fiumicino Aeroporto and arriving at Ottaviano via Termini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Rome Airport (FCO) and Vatican Museums is 21 km. The road distance is 29 km.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums without a car is to train which takes 50 min and costs 9€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums, including transfers.

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Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums bus services, operated by SitBus Shuttle, depart from Rome Fiumicino Airport Bus Station.

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Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums train services, operated by Leonardo Express, depart from Fiumicino Aeroporto station.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums is to train which takes 50 min and costs 9€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 5€ - 7€ and takes 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums.
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  • Distance: 20.9 km
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Rome Airport (FCO), Italy and Vatican Museums, Vatican?

Leonardo Express operates a train from Fiumicino Aeroporto to Roma Termini every 20 minutes. Tickets cost 14€ and the journey takes 32 min. Trenitalia Frecce also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, SitBus Shuttle operates a bus from Rome Fiumicino Airport Bus Station to Rome Vatican every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 5€ - 7€ and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Fiumicino Aeroporto to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
7€ - 10€
Base Standard
19€ - 26€
Base Premium
25€ - 35€
Bus operators
SitBus Shuttle
Phone
(+39) 06.5916826
Email
sit@sitbus.com
Website
sitbusshuttle.com
Bus from Rome Fiumicino Airport Bus Station to Rome Vatican
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
SitBus Shuttle
Other operators
MyDriver
Website
mydriver.com
Towncar from Rome Airport to Vatican Museums
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
54€
Schedules at
mydriver.com
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Uber Rome
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
63€
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UberBLACK
63€
UberLUX
83€
UberVAN
83€
Jayride
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Rome Airport to Vatican Museums
Towncar from Rome Airport to Vatican Museums

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Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums bus services, operated by SitBus Shuttle, arrive at Rome Vatican station.

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Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums train services, operated by Leonardo Express, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums is 29 km. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Rome Airport (FCO) to Vatican Museums.

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There are 12348+ hotels available in Vatican Museums. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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