Cheap flights from Sydney to Rome

Flight information Sydney to Rome

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Average flight time, total distance 16346 kilometres

21h 55min

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Rome Fiumicino and Rome Ciampino

2 airports

Which airlines fly from Sydney to Rome?

How easy is it to depart from Sydney Airport?

Sydney Airport is the largest hub in Australia, and is a convenient airport to transit through. There are 3 terminals at this airport.

  • Terminal 1 – functions as the international terminal.

The international terminal provides services like currency exchange, free WiFi, and access to public telephones, bars, restaurants, and information desks. Linking to or from the domestic terminals is via the T-Bus or the AirTrain. Fares cost $6, or are free if you have a booked flight with Virgin Australia or Qantas. 

Recommended arrival time for checking in for an international flight is 2-3 hours.

What do I need before I depart from Sydney Airport?

  • All international travel requires passengers to carry a valid passport.

What information do I need to know before arriving in Rome?

Rome has 3 airports, but the major facility for international flights is the Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport. This airport is the largest in the city, and has 4 well-equipped terminals. 

  • Terminals 1 and 3 – Most long-haul flights are directed to these terminals.

Terminals 1 and 3 have the most comprehensive facilities in the airport, with duty-free shops, souvenir stores, boutiques, restaurants, coffee kiosks, VIP lounges, full-service banks, ATMs, currency exchange booths, and free WiFi. A complimentary shuttle service links the 4 terminals.

A taxi fare to the centre of Rome is a fixed rate of 48EUR ($72).

What is the weather like in Rome?

  • Rome is very hot in the summer, averaging 35°C, with temperate shoulder seasons of 18-25°C, and cool but mild winters of 13°C.

Is there a time difference between Sydney and Rome?

  • Rome is 8 hours behind Sydney.

Is Rome cheaper than Sydney?

Rome is cheaper than Sydney across all costs except dining, where it is on average 2% more expensive. Read about the top 10 things you can do in Rome

  • In Rome, dinner for 2 at a mid-range restaurant costs approximately 50EUR ($75).
  • A cappuccino in Rome is a cheap and cheerful 1.30EUR ($2) on average.

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Please note that the information provided above is accurate as of September 2017

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.