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There are 6 ways to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) by plane, ferry, bus or train

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Fly from Rome

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Cagliari (CAG)

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Fly from Rome Ciampino

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Cagliari (CAG)

Ferry, bus

  1. Take the ferry from Civitavecchia to Olbia
  2. Take the bus from Olbia Porto Ib to Cagliari Piazza Matteotti - Esterno

Train, ferry

  1. Take the train from Roma Trastevere to Civitavecchia
  2. Take the ferry from Civitavecchia to Porto Torres
  3. Take the train from Porto Torres Marittima to Cagliari

Train, ferry via Naples

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  2. Take the ferry from Napoli to Cagliari

Ferry, bus via Nuoro

  1. Take the ferry from Civitavecchia to Olbia
  2. Take the bus from Olbia Porto Isola Bianca to Nuoro Via Mannironi 26 - Ospedale
  3. Take the bus from Nuoro Via Mannironi 26 - Ospedale to Aeroporto Elmas Partenze

Rome Airport (FCO) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) by train, walk, ferry and bus

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16h 49m Average Duration
€58 Cheapest Price
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Rome Airport (FCO) → Cagliari Airport (CAG)
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1500

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Yes, travel within Italy is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • There are no current restrictions

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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 recommended.

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: 9 Jan 2023
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The cheapest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) is to fly which costs €30 - €200 and takes 2h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) is to fly which costs €50 - €160 and takes 1h 5m.

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The distance between Rome Airport (FCO) and Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 390 km.

The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 16h 42m and costs €55 - €140.

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It takes approximately 1h 5m to fly from Rome (FCO) to Cagliari (CAG), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Cagliari Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Alitalia and Volotea offer flights from Rome Airport to Cagliari Airport.

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There are 207+ hotels available in Cagliari Airport (CAG). Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Rome Ciampino Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs €5 - €28.

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Map of how to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Cagliari Airport (CAG).
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  • Distance: 390.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 5m

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

Alitalia and Volotea fly from Rome Airport (FCO) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) every 4 hours.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €200
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €300
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Rome to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €340
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 Roma Trastevere to Civitavecchia
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €11
Train from Porto Torres Marittima to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€20 - €40
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€36 - €40
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €29
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€26 - €29
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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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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€18 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€18 - €25
Base Standard
€35 - €50
Base Premium
€45 - €65
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €50
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€19 - €27
Smart Low Cost
€17 - €24
Smart Flex
€35 - €50
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€14 - €20
Bus operators
Gruppo Turmo Travel
Phone
+39 0789 21487
Email
request@gruppoturmotravel.com
Website
gruppoturmotravel.com
Bus from Olbia Porto Ib to Cagliari Piazza Matteotti - Esterno
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €18
Website
Gruppo Turmo Travel
Bus from Olbia Porto Ib to Nuoro Ospedale
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €14
Website
Gruppo Turmo Travel
ARST Spa - Trasporti Regionali Della Sardegna
Phone
800 865 042
Email
informazioni@arst.sardegna.it
Website
arst.sardegna.it
Bus from Olbia Porto Isola Bianca to Nuoro Via Mannironi 26 - Ospedale
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
ARST Spa - Trasporti Regionali Della Sardegna
Bus from Nuoro Via Mannironi 26 - Ospedale to Aeroporto Elmas Partenze
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €12
Website
ARST Spa - Trasporti Regionali Della Sardegna
Ferry operators
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Ferry from Civitavecchia to Olbia
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
Tirrenia
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Ferry from Civitavecchia to Olbia
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€17 - €26
Website
Grimaldi Lines
Ferry from Civitavecchia to Porto Torres
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€24 - €40
Website
Grimaldi Lines
Ferry from Napoli to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Grimaldi Lines

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