Car Hire at Rome Ciampino Airport
This information is correct as of July 2015
Rome is a large city with plenty to see; if you don't plan right, it could be a hassle to see everything you want to see in and around the city using public transportation. Those who intend to get further than the city centre are advised to rent a car: it provides comfort, convenience, and you are free to travel wherever, whenever. Use Skyscanner to browse through the car rental operators with branches in Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport and make sure you book your reservation early!
Where to hire a car at Rome Ciampino Airport
Car rental companies that operate at Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport are the following: Auto Europa, Avis-Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Locauto Rent, Maggiore, Sixt, and RENT4U. The counters are located in Torre Uffici 2 and are easily reached on foot. The terminal buildings are connected to the Multilevel-Comfort Parking structure via pedestrian tunnels. You'll find signs to the rental car area in the Arrivals Area. What to expect when hiring a car from Rome Ciampino Airport Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport is situated just outside of the Greater Ring Road, which is the circular motorway surrounding Rome. There should be signposts for the airport along the Roma-Fiumicino highway.
Most car rental companies require vehicles rented at the airport to also be returned at the airport, specifically in the B and C Multilevel-Comrot Car Park structures.
Driving around Rome Ciampino Airport
Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport is located 12 km south southeast of central Rome. As much as possible, try to avoid the city centre as it can be very congested. Parking can be difficult. Note that free parking spaces are marked by white parking lines. A special permit is required in order to park in the historical centres.
Foreigners driving in Rome should have an EU driving licence. If from a country that is not a member of the European Union, an international driving permit is required to rent a car and drive legally.
Getting to your destination
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From Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport, Canterano is accessible via A/24/E80.
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