Special TOURIST TICKETS, public transportation in RomeHow to travel with the public transportion in Rome (bus, tram, metro lines, train within the city) with the most economical options for visitors? Here is a list of all possibilities, plus the special buses and boats that lead the visitor to discover the most famous sights of Rome.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION TICKETSBiglietto semplice B.I.T. (time integrated ticket)
Price: 1,50 Euro
Validity: 75 minutes
B.I.T. tickets can be used on any means of transport in Rome; they are valid for 75 minutes and the visitor can take any transport mean, but max 1 trip on metro, to reach the preferred destination during the 75 minutes time. Tickets needs to be stamped when starting the travel; if the visitor takes the metro, then the ticket needs to be stamped a second time.
Biglietto giornaliero B.I.G. (one-day ticket)
Price: 6,00 Euro
Valid 1 day on any means of transport, it must be stamped only once (when starting the travel); in case the visitor uses the metro, the ticket must be exhibited to the controller at the entrance of the metro line.
!WARNING: this ticket is valid untill the midnight (of the day it had been stamped)
Biglietto per 3 giorni B.T.I. (3-days tourist integrated ticket)
Price: 16,50 Euro
It is valid for 3 consequent days on any public means. It has to be stamped just once when starting the travel and exhibited to the controller at the entrance of the metro line.
Biglietto settimanale C.I.S. (tourist one-week integrated ticket)
Price: 24,00 Euro
SPECIAL TOURIST BUSES: fares and tours
15,00 Euro - one tour (reduced 12,00 Euro)
20,00 Euro - 24 hours (reduced 18,00 Euro)
25,00 Euro - 48 hours
Reduced ticket: kids from 6 to 12 years old
Free ticket: kids under 5 years old
The bus departs every 15 minutes from Piazza del Cinquecento (the square in front of Termini Railway Station). Tickets can be purchased at the Infopoint Trambus on the square or directly on board (in this case the price increases of 0,50 Euro). The 110 Open bus crosses about 40 of the most famous sights of Rome and it stops at: Quirinale, Colosseum, Bocca della verita (Mouth of Truth), Piazza Venezia, Piazza Navona, St Peter's Square, Piazza Cavour, Ara Pacis, Trevi Fountain, Via Veneto, and back to Termini Station. It works like a ‘jump on’ / jump off’ tour, and the visitor can stop at any of the above mentioned sights, as long as the ticket is used just one day.
The whole tour lasts about 1:40 hours. A hostess on the bus offers a guided tour in different languages. The 110 OPEN starts and terminates at Termini Station (Piazza dei Cinquecento).
The bus operates according to the following timetables:
8:30-20.30, every 15 minutes.
For info and booking call: 06/6840901
Winter operation: Archeobus is not running in winter time, from early November until 26th of March 2015. In winter, bus can be ordered by sending email to firstname.lastname@example.org
15,00 Euro - 1 tour
20,00 Euro - 24 hours
50,00 Euro - 1 day for Family (2 adult & 2 children 6-17yo.)
Free ticket: kids under 5 years
Like the 110 Open, the Archeobus departs everyday(including holidays), every 30 minutes from Cinquecento Square (Termini) from 9:00 to 12:30 and from 13:30 to 16:30 and it stops at the most famous Roman archaeological sights along the Appian way (Circo Massimo, Mura Aureliane, San Callisto and San Sebastiano catacombs, Tempio di Romolo, Circo di Massenzio, Mausoleo di Cecilia Metella, Villa dei Quintili, Mausoleo di Casal Rotondo, Valle della Caffarella, Baths of Caracalla, etc).
The hostess on the bus describes the sights in different languages. The journey lasts about 1 hour and 25 minutes and end at Termini where it starts..
If you purchase the ticket on board there is an over price of 1,00 Euro.
For info: 06/6840901
110 OPEN + ARCHEOBUS (JOINT TICKET)
There is the possibility of a join ticket for 30,00 Euro per person or 70.00 Euro for family (2 adults and max 2 children). The ticket is valid 48 hours.