Italy flights primarily land at Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino International Airport in Rome and Malpensa International in Milan. Leonardo features three terminals, lies 16 miles southwest of Rome and is linked to the city by train and by road. While Malpensa has two terminals, located 24.83 miles northwest of central Milan and connected to Milan by the Milano-Varese highway as well as by the "Malpensa Express" train starting from the Milan Cadorna railway station. Both airports have similar amenities. Airports feature airline lounges; facilities for children, the disabled, and business; banking amenities; postal facilities; tourist centers; restaurants, bars, and shops (including duty-free).
After flights to Italy, you will need transportation. From Leonardo Airport, buses operate nearly 24 hours to Tiburtina. Rails run until late evening to Termini Station every hour, with the trip lasting 30 minutes. Rail lines to Turbtina Station operate until late at night and run every 20 minutes. A courtesy shuttles transports between terminals. Transport fares are generally under EUR 10. Taking a taxi is typically more expensive than other transport methods, except for rental cars.
The Malpensa Shuttle bus runs every half hour to Milano Central Station. The bus ride is about one hour, and the Shuttle service is just under one hour. The Malpensa Express rail to Cadorna station runs every 20 minutes and takes 45 minutes to arrive. Taxi service takes one hour.
In Italy, taxis and rental cars are more expensive than bus or train. Tourists can find train travel discounts with online ticket merchants. Transport is convenient and almost as easy as finding airfare to Italy.
The Colosseum and Pompeii are ranked in the top 50 worldwide attractions. Annually, over 4 million and 2.5 million tourists respectively visit the Colosseum and Pompeii. Italy flights will take you to see these attractions along with many others.
Tourists visit the Sistine Chapel in awe of Michelangelo's Renaissance artistry. The ancient Roman temple to the gods—the Pantheon—and the world's largest Baroque fountain—Rome's Trevi Fountain—are popular attractions. Cheap flights to Rome are taken every year by tourists who cannot wait to experience Rome’s great ancient sights.
Italy is world-renowned for art, fashion, literature, music, vineyards, fresh food, and cuisine. Top travel websites feature directories of the best shopping, entertainment, and nightlife venues. These sites often provide assorted traveler tips on the best things to see and do after taking advantage of cheap flights to Italy. Club Goa, Al Vino al Vino, and Caffè Canova-Tadolini are among Rome's top clubs, wine bars, and restaurants. Osteria Francescana is Italy's top fine dining restaurant. Rome hosts top restaurants including Ambasciata di Capri, Da Giggetto al Portico di Ottavia, and Dataram.
Travelers should search the internet to locate popular group-based shopping and dining discount clubs. The fining in Italy is so fine that you will want airfare to Italy just to experience it.