Conference Travel, Lodging, and Accommodations

Arriving In Rome

Rome airport Fiumicino or Leonardo da Vinci airport of Rome lies 30 km southwest of Rome and is linked to the city by train and by road. The Leonardo Express train takes approximately 32 minutes to Termini station and costs 14€.

There are other (slower) trains that stop at each station and can bring you to Ostiense or Termini Station as well for around 8€. The train to Ostiense Station stops at many stations on the way. Be sure to stamp your ticket at the automatic box before you get on the train. From Ostiense Station and Termini Station, you can take the metro to FAO and nearby hotels. Metro tickets cost 1.50€ and are valid for 75 minutes.

There is a fixed rate of 48€ charged by taxi from the airport to the city center. In addition, there are airport buses from Fiumicino airport to the city center. The departure point of the bus is outside Terminal 3. You can arrive at Termini in 45 minutes (approximately) by paying 6€ with bus service.

Two alternative modes of transportation are available from Ciampino Airport to the city center of Rome. Bus service is available and costs 6€. When exiting the ARRIVALS terminal, you will find bus stop #2 on the left, from which the shuttles depart to Termini Train Station. You can reach the city center the fastest way by taking a taxi from Ciampino Airport for an average of 44€.

Hotels Near FAO

The following hotels are within a reasonable walking, driving, or Metro distance from the conference location at FAO. The listed hotels are not endorsed by IFISH, NIOSH, The Northeast Center, or FAO, and availability is not guaranteed. This list is for reference only.

Hotel Name

Hotel Villa San Pio
Hotel Santa Prisca
Mercure Roma Centro Colosseo
Mecenate Palace Hotel
Best Western Hotel President
Best Western Hotel Piccadilly Roma
Hotel Lancelot

Hotel Address

Via Santa Melania,
19 - 00153 Rome
Largo Manlio Gelsomini,
25 Rome
Via Labicana 144
00184 Rome
Via Carlo Alberto, 3,
00185 Roma RM, Italy
Via Emanuele Filiberto, 173,
00185 Roma RM, Italy
Via Magnagrecia, 122,
00183 Roma RM, Italy
Via Capo d'Africa, 47
00184 Rome

Distance to FAO- Walking (W), Driving (D), Metro (M)



+39 06 570 057
+39 06 574 1917
+39 06 770 021
+39 06 44 70 20 24
+39 06 770 121
+39 06 7047 4858
+39 06 7045 0615

Approximate Cost per Night


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Last Updated: August 28, 2023

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