Rome Leonardo da Vinci (FCO) AIRPORT TERMINAL CONNECTIONS DISCUSSION FORUM
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Hi I am flying from Alghero to Rome FCO T1 arriving 20.30pm with Alitalia and flying FCO T3 to London at 21.55pm with Norwegian with 1 checked in baggage. Is it possible? Thank you for your advice.
I think that will be really difficult getting your checked bag and then re-checking it with Norwegian in time.
Thank you for your advice.. I'd like to ask one more question.. if I buy an Alitalia ticket from Alghero to Rome arriving 20.30 pm and stopover and the day after from Rome to London at 9am, should I still have to get my checked bag and bring it to the next flight? -sorry a bit complicated. Appreciate your answer,
You would have to ask Alitalia to make sure, but I'm fairly sure you would have to claim your bag the evening you arrive and then re-check it the following morning.
Also, if Norwegian operates the flight to London, you will DEFINITELY have to re-check it. Norwegian doesn't interline bags with any other airlines.
Thank you. I really appreciated your comment. I booked another ticket for the day after morning. Hopefully everything goes well.
HI, I'm traveling from OLB (Sardinia) to FCO arriving at 0755, then FCO to CLT departing at 11:15. OLB to FCO is on Meridiana, then separate ticket on AA to CLT. I have just over 3 hours with checked bags. I understand I'll need to collect my bag from Meridiana flight then recheck with AA. Is 3 hrs 15 mins enough time? Thanks
Yes, that should be enough time if the flight from Olbia is on-time.
Hi All i fly into Rome terminal 1 from Australia at 8:10am then fly to Holland terminal 3 at 10am with different carriers. I dont know if i should buy check in bags or not because i dont have time can anyone help thank you
You have your terminals reversed - you will arrive in 3 and depart from 1. You don't have enough time to claim and re-check bags.
Hello, I will be flying from Tel-Aviv to Naples with a connection time of 1 hour at FCO, both flights with Alitalia (same reservation). Do I have to claim my luggage or go through security? Will I be able to make it on time? Thank you.
You will have to go through Schengen Entry Passport control and security but not anything with your baggage. You have just enough time.
Flying on two separate reservations. Time needed between flights to clear customs and reboard
With checked bags I'd want at least 2.5 hours.
Thanks, the potential reservations are 3+ hours so Ii should be OK. On the return we fly from Catania to Rome and then change to American back to ORD. Since we don't have to go thru customs but still have checked bags, is 2 hrs enough or do I need 3?
I would want 3 since you have to take a shuttle bus to Terminal 5 to re-check your bags with American and you will have to go through Schengen Exit Passport control and security on the way to your flight.