AT A STONE’S THROW FROM THE COLOSSEUM

The Hotel Lancelot is at stone’s throw from the Colosseum and many famous sites such as the Roman Forum, the Palatine and Piazza Venezia. The Spanish Steps, Piazza Navona and the Trevi fountain are at a 15-20 minute bus ride from the hotel and can also be easily reached on foot walking past beautiful sites that testify Rome’s fascinating stratified history.
The Hotel’s central location, in the heart of the quiet and green Celio neighbourhood, will give you the opportunity to experience Rome at it’s best, strolling down the streets with typical trattorie and local shops, and also within easy reach of the exclusive designer shops.

Public transport and underground services are close at hand. Our staff will gladly provide you with information on local bus routes and Metro stations.

Main Distances

COLOSSEUM
350 mt – 4 /5 minutes on foot

L. DA VINCI FCO AIROPORT
30 km – 40/45 minutes by car

TERMINI STATION
1.7 km -15/20 minutes on foot – 2 stops on the underground

PIAZZA VENEZIA
1.3 km -15/20 minutes on foot

CIAMPINO CIA AIRPORT
15 km – 30 minutes by car

How to reach us

From Fiumicino Airport (FCO)
Taxi | 40 min | You may take an official white taxi directly to the Hotel.
The Rome City Council has fixed a flat fare of 48.00 € from the airport of Fiumicino to Rome city centre (up to four persons and inclusive of luggage).
It is best that you confirm this fixed fare with the driver before boarding the taxi (please note that taxis registered in the city of Fiumicino are entitled to charge 60.00 €).
If you are charged more than 48.00 € come into the Hotel and one of our staff will assist you. NB. see notice below about taxis.

Pickup/Transfer Services | 40 min | If required we can arrange a fully licenced limousine service to pick you up from the airport to the Lancelot.
Between 7am and 9 pm the cost is of 50.00 € for up to four passengers with a maximum of one suitcase per person.
For transfers before 7am or after 9pm a night supplement of 10.00 € will be charged. If you have more suitcases or if you are 5 to 8 people, larger vehicles are available from 65.00 to 85.00 €..

Should you wish to book this service, kindly provide us with your flight details (carrier, flight number and arrival time). It would also be helpful to have a cell phone number on which the driver may make contact with you.

 Train | 40 min | There are also two trains that connect the Fiumicino airport to the city centre:
The fast train“ Leonardo Express” to Termini Station takes 30 minutes - € 14.00
Trenitalia to Ostiense Station makes four stops. This route avoids the busy Termini station - € 8,00

From both the train Stations (Termini or Ostiense) you may then take a white metered taxi from the taxi stand to the Hotel for no more than 15.00/20.00 € (inclusive of luggage). Make sure the meter is switched on. If you are uncertain about the fare come into the Hotel and one of our staff will assist you.

NB. see notice below about taxis.
If you are travelling light you might hop on the Metro (underground) B line to the Colosseo stop. From here you can reach the Hotel in 10 minutes walking (uphill) or cross the road and take the bus for 2 stops, nr. 85 to Via San Giovanni in Laterano or nr. 87, 51 to via Labicana. Take extra care as pickpockets operate on public transport. From Ostiense station you can also take the tram nr. 3 that takes you to via Labicana in 15 minutes. Once you get off the bus the Hotel is 3/4 minutes walking.

Bus | 50 min | Several bus companies that operate between Fiumicino and Termini station,( Via Marsala ) TERRAVISION, SCHIAFFINI, ATRAL, SIT - rates from 5.00 € to 6.00 €
From both train stations you may then take a white metered taxi from the taxi stand to the Hotel for no more than 15.00/20.00 € (inclusive of luggage). Make sure the meter is switched on.
If you are uncertain about the fare come into the Hotel and one of our staff will assist you.

NB. see notice below about taxis.
From Termini station if you are travelling light you might hop on the Metro (underground) B line to the Colosseo stop. If you are travelling light you might hop on the Metro (underground) B line to the Colosseo stop. From here you can reach the Hotel in 10 minutes walking (uphill) or cross the road and take the bus for 2 stops, nr. 85 to Via San Giovanni in Laterano or nr. 87, 51 to via Labicana. Take extra care as pickpockets operate on public transport. Once you get off the bus the Hotel is 3/4 minutes walking.

Important notice about taxis Use only the official white metered taxis with the meter switched on. The meter starts at 3.00 € (they cannot be on the road if the meter doesn't work). There is no charge for one piece of luggage, thereafter there is a charge of 1.04 € for each additional piece. Sunday, holiday and night supplements are included automatically in the meter tariff. If in doubt about the rate come into the hotel and our staff will assist you. If you are at all uncertain, we suggest that you take note of the taxi number on the car door. It is a small number indicated under "Licenza Numero" Comune di Roma.
From Ciampino Airport (CIA)
Taxi | 30 min | You may take an official white taxi directly to the Hotel.
There is a fixed fare from the airport to the Hotel of 30,00 € which includes luggage for up to four persons. It is best that you confirm this fixed fare rate with the driver at the outset.

Bus | 55 min | Several bus companies that operate between Ciampino and Termini station, (Via Marsala) TERRAVISION, SCHIAFFINI, ATRAL, SIT - rates from 5.00€ to 6.00€. From Termini train station you may then take a white metered taxi from the taxi stand to the Hotel for no more than 15.00/20.00 € (inclusive of luggage). Make sure the meter is switched on.
If you are uncertain about the fare come into the Hotel and one of our staff will assist you. NB. see notice below about taxis.
If you are travelling light you might hop on the Metro (underground) B line to the Colosseo stop. From here you can reach the Hotel in 10 minutes walking (uphill) or cross the road and take the bus for 2 stops, nr. 85 to Via San Giovanni in Laterano or nr. 87, 51 to via Labicana.. Take extra care as pickpockets operate on public transport. Once you get off the bus the Hotel is 3/4 minutes walking.

Alternatively you can take the bus COTRAL to the metro station Anagnina - A line - getting off at the stop Manzoni that is 500 meters away from the Lancelot.

Important notice about taxis
Use only the official white metered taxis with the meter switched on. The meter starts at 3.00 € (they cannot be on the road if the meter doesn't work). There is no charge for one piece of luggage, thereafter there is a charge of 1.04 € for each additional piece. Sunday, holiday and night supplements are included automatically in the meter tariff. If in doubt about the rate come into the hotel and our staff will assist you. If you are at all uncertain, we suggest that you take note of the taxi number on the car door. It is a small number indicated under "Licenza Numero" Comune di Roma.

Pickup/Transfer Services | 30 min | If required we can arrange a fully licenced limousine service to pick you up from the airport to the Lancelot.
Between 7am and 9 pm the cost is of 50.00 € for up to four passengers with a maximum of 1 suitcase per person.
For transfers before 7am or after 9pm a night supplement of 10.00 € will be charged. If you have many suitcases or you are 5 to 8 people, larger vehicles are available from 65.00 to 85.00 €.

Should you wish to book this service, kindly provide us with your flight details (carrier, flight number and arrival time). It would also be helpful to have a cell phone number on which the driver may make contact with you.

Important notice about taxis
Use only the official white metered taxis with the meter switched on. The meter starts at 3.00 € (they cannot be on the road if the meter doesn't work). There is no charge for one piece of luggage, thereafter there is a charge of 1.04 € for each additional piece. Sunday, holiday and night supplements are included automatically in the meter tariff. If in doubt about the rate come into the hotel and our staff will assist you. If you are at all uncertain, we suggest that you take note of the taxi number on the car door. It is a small number indicated under "Licenza Numero" Comune di Roma.
From Roma Termini station and Tiburtina station
Taxi | 15 min |From Termini station or from Tiburtina station you can get to Hotel Lancelot by Taxi or by the Underground. Use only the official white metered taxis at the taxi stand in front of the station. Make sure you take a taxi from this queue. Do not take up offers for a taxi from people standing around the station. The fare should not be more than 15.00/20.00 € (inclusive of luggage). Make sure the meter is switched on, the meter starts at 3.00€
The taxi ride should take between 10 to 20 minutes depending on traffic.
If you are uncertain about the fare come into the Hotel and one of our staff will assist you. NB. see notice below about taxis.

Underground | 15 min | From Termini station and from Tiburtina station take the B Line, west bound train to the COLOSSEO metro station (two stops), From here cross the road and take the bus for 2 stops, nr. 85 to Via San Giovanni in Laterano or nr. 87, 51 to via Labicana. Take extra care as pickpockets operate on public transport.
Once you get off the bus the Hotel is 3/4 minutes walking.

Important notice about taxis
Use only the official white metered taxis with the meter switched on. The meter starts at 3.00 € (they cannot be on the road if the meter doesn't work). There is no charge for one piece of luggage, thereafter there is a charge of 1.04 € for each additional piece. Sunday, holiday and night supplements are included automatically in the meter tariff. If in doubt about the rate come into the hotel and our staff will assist you. If you are at all uncertain, we suggest that you take note of the taxi number on the car door. It is a small number indicated under "Licenza Numero" Comune di Roma.
From the Underground Stations
You can reach the Hotel Lancelot with the underground. The closest stop is "Colosseo" on the line B (blu) that joins the A line (red) at Termini station.

The closest stop of the A line is "Manzoni" that is 500 meters away from the Hotel Lancelot (12 minutes walking or 6 minutes with bus 51 or tram 3).

The new metro line C (green) stops at "San Giovanni" where it joins with the A line. The Metro station "San Giovanni" is 6/8 minutes away from the Lancelot by bus (85,87) or 15 minutes walking.

From the exit of "Colosseo" metro stop go to the left on via dei Fori Imperiali (uphill) heading to Via San Giovanni in Laterano (having the excavation of Ludus Magnum at your right) and after the Church of San Clemente turn right on via dei Querceti towards the steps. At the foot of the steps turn right, and a little ahead on the left you will see trees and a gate, that's the Lancelot at N. 47 (10 minutes walking) Otherwise from the exit of "Colosseo" metro stop cross the road and take the bus for 2 stops, nr. 85 to Via San Giovanni in Laterano or nr. 87, 51 to via Labicana. Take extra care as pickpockets operate on public transport. Once you get off the bus the Hotel is 3/4 minutes walking.
By Car
The Hotel Lancelot is on a one way street: The GPS coordinates of Via Capo d'Africa 47 -00184 Rome are as follows : 41.888285,12.497109

If you are arriving from the West, follow signs to "Centro Storico" (centre) and then to the Colosseum. If you are arriving from the North, East or South follow signs to San Giovanni

From the Autostrada:
If you are arriving from the north, take the Raccordo Anulare (GRA) ring-road to exit 14 (Tangenziale Est) and then follow the signs for San Giovanni. If arriving from the south, also take the Raccordo Anulare and follow the directions as above. Once at San Giovanni, go around the basilica (church), bearing right. At the traffic lights (there should be an obelisk to your left) go straight across to where the road forks- taking the road to the right, which is Via dei Santi Quattro Coronati. At the bottom of the hill turn left, as you turn you will see the steps with pillars at the top, and you will have to turn right on Via Capo D'Africa, we are at number 47. Look out for the trees and the gate.

From Fiumicino:
If your are coming into Rome from Fiumicino airport or from the West follow signs for the centre - "Roma Centro" and then to the Colosseo. Once at the Colosseo take the Via Labicana (leaving the Colosseum behind you). At the 2nd traffic light turn right into Piazza San Clemente- go straight up to where you see some steps with some pillars at the top, at which point you will have to follow the bend and turn right onto Via Capo d'Africa. We are at number 47 a few meters ahead on the left. Look out for the trees and the gray gate.
From the Port of Civitavecchia
90 min | We can arrange for a fully licensed limousine service to and from the port of Civitavecchia. The distance between Rome and the port of Civitavecchia is of 85 km and the drive takes approximately one and a half hours.
The rates inclusive of luggage each way are are as follows :
Civitavecchia to Rome or viceversa 2 passengers 140.00 €
Civitavecchia to Rome or viceversa 3 passengers 150.00 €
Civitavecchia to Rome or viceversa 4 to 6 passengers 165.00 €
Civitavecchia to Rome or viceversa 7 to 8 passengers 180.00 €
Civitavecchia to Rome or viceversa 9 to15 passengers 240.00 €


If you wish to book this service kindly indicate the number of passengers, the time you wish to be collected the name of your ship and the dock number.
It would also be helpful to have a cell phone number on which the driver may make contact with you.

NB transfers rates can be subject to change, please contact us for reservations.

By public transport| 1/2 hours | From the Port of Civitavecchia, reach Civitavecchia Rail Station  in 10 minutes by bus (autobus urbano CSP) or in 20 minutes walking. From the station take the train to Roma Termini ( about 1 hour) and then follow  the instructions of the section:  (FROM TERMINI AND TIBURTINA STATIONS)

Parking available: reservations required € 10.00 per day for normal car – € 15.00 for minivans /SUVS
For any other indications please feel free to send an email to info@lancelothotel.com – or call +390670450615, we will be happy to assist you.