The Eternal City continues to captivate with an ethereal presence and with our current offers on cheap flights to Rome, getting there is easy and affordable.
At Flight Centre, our range of flights from the UK to Rome depart from London Heathrow and take approximately 2.5 hours with British Airways.
Rome Airport (FCO)
Flights from the UK to Rome will disembark at Rome Airport Fiumicino. Rome Airport Fiumicino (FCO) is Rome's international airport and the largest airport in Italy. The airport is also known as Leonardo da Vinci airport of Rome, after the iconic Italian artist and inventor.
Whether it's your first or 10th time, a holiday in Rome will not dissapoint. Once the centrepiece of the great Roman empire, the architectural legacy of this glorious ancient civilisation invites exploration with a huge number of attractions. Be mesmerised by the Colosseum, the largest amphitheatre ever constructed, capable of seating 50,000 eager spectators keen to enjoy the gladiatorial conquests. Another highlight is St Peter's Basilica, completed in 1626. Today it represents the heart of Catholicism and is a major pilgrimage destination for Catholics worldwide. Together with the adjoining St Peter's Square, the Basilica is a must-see site and where a number of Rome tours are available.
St Peter's Basilica
Other significant attractions in Rome include the Trevi Fountain, the Vittorio Emanuele monument and the Spanish Steps. Surrounding these attractions you will find a great array of centrally located Rome accommodation options. There are also many impressive piazzas including Piazza Navona, Piazza della Rotonda, Piazza della Repubblica and Piazza della Minerva. Watching an Italian opera in the nation's capital at the Rome Opera House is a special experience.
Piazza della Repubblica
For more on Rome holidays check out our Rome travel guide or ask about our latest range of Rome holiday packages that include flights, accommodation and often other extras like tours or car hire.