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There are 5 ways to get from Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) by plane, bus, ferry or train

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Fly from Rome Ciampino

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

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Fly from Rome

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

Bus, ferry

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

Train, ferry via Naples

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

Train, ferry

  1. Take the train from Roma Trastevere to S. Marinella
  2. Take the ferry from Civitavecchia to Cagliari
Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) → Cagliari Airport (CAG)
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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.

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The cheapest way to get from Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) is to fly which costs €20 - €110 and takes 1h 5m.

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The fastest way to get from Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) is to fly. Taking this option will cost €20 - €110 and takes 1h 5m.

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The distance between Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) and Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 411 km.

The best way to get from Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 16h 59m and costs €55 - €95.

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

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

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Ryanair offers flights from Rome Ciampino Airport to Cagliari Airport.

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There are 238+ hotels available in Cagliari Airport (CAG). Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) to Rome Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs €5 - €28.

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Map of how to get from Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) to Cagliari Airport (CAG).
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  • Distance: 411.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 5m

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

Ryanair flies from Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) once daily.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Rome to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €80
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€21 - €240
Flights from Rome to Cagliari via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€18 - €140
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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€19 - €26
Base Standard
€35 - €50
Base Premium
€45 - €65
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 - €21
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€14 - €21
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
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €50
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€19 - €28
Smart Low Cost
€17 - €25
Smart Flex
€35 - €50
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 Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €30
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€27 - €30
Train from Roma Trastevere to S. Marinella
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €10
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€8 - €10
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
Prontobus
Phone
+39 329 8631455
Email
info@prontobusitalia.it
Website
prontobusitalia.it
Bus from Rome Ciampino Airport to Civitavecchia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €30
Schedules at
prontobusitalia.it
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
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
Ferry from Napoli to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
Tirrenia
Ferry from Civitavecchia to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
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 Napoli to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Grimaldi Lines

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