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  • Hilton Garden Inn Hotel shuttle
    Aug 22, 2015
    I understand to get to this hotel one must use the Long Term Parking shuttle. If that is correct, is the shuttle bus clearly marked and are there pick-up points at T3?


  • Has anyone used an atm in terminal 3 lately? Where is it located?
    Jul 31, 2015
    Will be trying to get euros upon arrival at fco and hoping to find .d'italia at airport.


    Most of Terminal 3 is currently closed. There is probably an ATM either in Terminal 1 or in the airport train station.


  • meeting someone on different flight
    Jul 29, 2015
    we are arrivingfrom USA on american airlines and elderly relatives are arriving on alitalia. where can we meet them? will we arrive at same terminal? same customs area? can we easily meet outside customs?


    The airport is a mess right now, I would suggest meeting in the airport train station to get out of the mess a bit.


  • Meeting someone at gate from another flight
    Jul 4, 2015
    i am flying from IAD to FCO on UAL 42 arriving Monday morning 6 JUL at around 8 am. A friend is coming in from CLT to FCO on USAIR 720 arriving 1-2 hours later. Can I wait for her at her gate also in Terminal 3 or will I be compelled to go directly to customs? We both hold US passports.


    You need to go through passport control, claim your bags and get out. The airport is nearly half closed right now and overcrowded. You'll need to meet her somewhere outside the airport terminal.


  • arriving T5, 3hr 50 min stopover, departing T3
    Jun 22, 2015
    how do you get from T5 to T3? looks like a separate building? 3.50 seems long enough to me, any advice?


    Under normal circumstances flights do not arrive in T5. It is a check-in/security building. However, Rome airport is a mess right now and most of Terminal 3 is closed due to a fire. If you are traveling soon there's no way to predict where your flights will arrive and depart.


  • Arriving in Rome 6/28 om American Airlines
    Jun 22, 2015
    What terminal will I arrive at 9:45am? What if customs does not pass my passport? How long will it take to get through baggage and customs so that I can connect to my pick up driver? Thanks.


    If you are traveling on a US Passport they will let you in. It's not exactly clear where you will arrive or how long it will take because right now half of the airport is closed due to a fire. It is a mess.


  • Delta arrivals/Alitalia Departures given Terminal Reductions
    Jun 12, 2015
    I am seeing that there FCO will be scaling back in the wake of the fire. We are scheduled to arrive from DTW the morning of June 13, connection to an Alitalia flight to SUF the afternoon of June 13. Any predictions or advice? https://www.adr.it/web/aeroporti-di-roma-en-/viewer?p_p_id=3_WAR_newsportlet&p_p_lifecycle=0&p_p_state=normal&p_p_mode=view&p_p_col_id=_118_INSTANCE_m9cQJlm3gK2H__column-2&p_p_col_count=1&_3_WAR_newsportlet_jspPage=%2Fhtml%2Fnews%2Fdetails.jsp&_3_WAR_newsportlet_nid=6002309&_3_WAR_newsportlet_redirect=%2Fweb%2Faeroporti-di-roma-en-%2Fpax-fco-fiumicino


    Arrivals won't really be affected, nor will your departure to SUF out of Terminal 1. It looks like what they will be doing is having some of the flights that normally depart from Terminal 3 depart from Terminal 2 and 5 using buses to take passengers to the planes.


  • Layover
    Jun 7, 2015
    I'll be flying in late june from Casablanca, Morocco to Venise Marco polo with a layover time of 1:15h in FCO. Is it doable ? since it's an international flight


    It is possible if both tickets were purchased together on the same reservation.


  • Time to get through security
    Jun 4, 2015
    About how long would it take to get through security for a 4:55 pm flight on Vueling to Turin?


  • Very Quick Layover in Rome
    May 10, 2015
    Hi, I am traveling from Athens to JFK with a 1 hour layover in Rome. Will I have enough time to get to my connecting flight? And what security can we expect to go through? It was bought together through Delta. Arriving 1:45p Alitalia Flight 719 (Terminal 1) Departing 2:45p Alitalia Flight 610 (Terminal 3) Thanks for any help/advice you can give!


    Answered in another forum.


  • Customs
    May 4, 2015
    Our family's American Airlines flight arrives in Rome FCO at 9:30AM and we have only carry-on luggage. How early can we safely pre-book a high speed train to Naples (11AM / 11:30AM / 12PM / 12:30PM / 1PM)?


    You should be fine with the 11 AM flight, but you could book the 11:30 as well.


  • Cruise Transfer and Security Timing
    Mar 30, 2015
    My wife and I will be in Italy for a cruise in June. We can get off the ship and into a cab by about 7:30AM to drive to the airport (budgeting 1.5 hrs). To arrive around 9:00AM. If we have a flight to CPH, Denmark at 11:45, does that give us enough time to go through security and get to the gate? We are Americans and do not have Global Entry. Thank you so much for the help!


    Yes, that is PLENTY of time. Italy and Denmark are both in the Schengen Area, there are no border controls and very little security. You could arrive as late as 10:45 and make your flight.


    So sorry. Just got an update. So we actually can't get off the ship til 8. And I should have mentioned we fly through LHR. Still ok? THANK YOU!


    So sorry. Just got an update. So we actually can't get off the ship til 8. And I should have mentioned we fly through LHR. Still ok? THANK YOU!


    It should still be enough time. That still has you arriving over 2 hours before your flight.


  • Terminal distance
    Feb 25, 2015
    I am flying in on Air Canada (terminal 3) and meeting friends at Delta (terminal 5?). Is it far to walk with my bags?


    You will all arrive in Terminal 3. Terminal 5 is a departure only terminal.


  • meeting relative
    Feb 24, 2015
    Hi I am travelling from new York to palermo and arriving at t3 and then go to t1 to take the flight to Palermo , my sister lives in Rome and would like to meet me at the airport to say hello, is it possible and if so , how? THANKS


    You could if you completely exited the airport to walk to T1 vs. following the pathways for connecting passengers. Also, you'll have to have a pretty long connection for it to be worth it.


    Feb 17, 2015
    I am travelling in Etihad Airways from India to UK with 2 stops in Abu Dhabi and ROME FCO respectively. Do i need a transit visa for FCO ? The connection time is about 7 hours. Please Guide !


    The Schengen zone has a very detailed page describing what to do in your situation and whether you need one or not: http://www.schengenvisainfo.com/transit-schengen-visa/


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