Directions to Bed and Breakfast A Casa di Lia - Home in Rome
Map & Directions
From Fiumicino - Leonardo da Vinci Airport: go to Termini Railways Station by shuttle bus (8 EUR) or by train Leonardo Express (14 EUR). Trains run every 25 minutes and take about the same time to get to Termini. Cheaper train: FM1 until Roma Ostiense, then underground Line B until Termini Station. From Ciampino Airport: shuttle bus to Termini Railways Station. From Termini Railways Station (Stazione Termini): you can take either bus 910 or underground line A. Tickets are available at newspapers stands and cost 1.50 EUR. There are also daily, 3 days and weekly tickets. When you get on the bus/underground, put the ticket inside the machine.
By bus No. 910: (it takes about 20 minutes and it takes you right under the B&B) walk straight ahead outside the main exit of the station in Piazza dei Cinquecento to platform N. Take the bus No. 910 direction piazza Mancini. Start to get ready to get off after you have passed Auditorium Parco della Musica and Palazzetto dello Sport (it looks like a flying saucer). There will be a couple of more stops in Via Flaminia, then the bus will turn right in Viale del Vignola (there is a bank on the right corner). Get off at the 1st stop, Vignola, in Viale del Vignola, after a flowers' stand. Cross the boulevard and come in from the gate 75 of Viale del Vignola. By underground line A: take underground line A, direction Battistini, and get off at the 4th stop Flaminio-Piazza del Popolo. Go up to Piazzale Flaminio and take tram No. 2 at the beginning of via Flaminia direction piazza Mancini. Get off at the 3rd stop, Ankara, just passed Piazzale Manila (there is an Esso petrol station on your left and Stadio Flaminio on your right). Walk back until the traffic lights. Turn right in the direction of the buildings in via Flaminia (there is Caffe' Stella Ruschena at the corner). Turn right in Via Flaminia, then left in Viale del Vignola. Walk along the left side of Viale del Vignola for 3 blocks until the gate No. 75.
By taxi: make sure the taxi is a legal, authorized taxi: it is white and there is written 'TAXI' on it and the phone number of the taxi company on a side. Here are some numbers of taxi companies: (+39) 06 6645, (+39) 06 3570 or (+39) 06 4994. Prices from Fiumicino airport from 48EUR. From Ciampino airport from 30EUR.
By car: from the G.R.A., the freeway ring around Rome, you can get out from exit No.6 (the No. 6 has not been printed again yet) that goes towards the center of Rome, Tor di Quinto, RAI Saxa Rubra, direction Flaminio, Corso Francia. Go always straight, cross Ponte Flaminio, a white marble bridge with high lighthouses and statues of the eagles and the wolf of Rome, cross Corso Francia above the Olympic Village with the Auditorium on your left and turn right with Stadio Flaminio on your right. Then straight, direction Roma Centro and turn right at the end on Lungotevere Flaminio. Lungotevere Flaminio No. 48 is at the end of the next block on the right, before the next traffic lights. If you come from inside Rome, follow the directions to Auditorium, or follow Lungotevere along the river Tiber direction Foro Italico, Stadio Olimpico. Other advised exits on the G.R.A. are No. 8, direction Salario-Parioli (from East), or No. 1 Aurelia - Citta' del Vaticano (from North-West), or No. 26 - Roma EUR (from South).
Parking: you can park in Lungotevere Flaminio and in the streets around the block inside the blue lines at 8 EUR all day Monday to Friday. Saturday and Sunday free. Parking is always free inside the white lines. In Piazza Mancini parking costs 2.50EUR all day. The closest private garage is in via Vespignani 1/a and costs about 20 EUR per day.