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4 fun facts about Fiumicino Airport in Rome

Sofía Merino L.

Alamy, Aeropuerto Roma-Fiumicino

International area E, inaugurated in late 2016 with several restaurants and luxury stores, transformed Rome-Fiumicino Airport (FCO), the port of entry to one of LATAM's newest destinations starting this month

 

Concerts before your flight

The airport in Rome partnered with Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, one of the oldest music institutes in the world, to surprise passengers with live music. In March, you’ll be able to watch a piano solo performance in the departures area B (3/8), listen to compositions by Wagner in the departures areas B and E (3/15) and “Spring” by Vivaldi in the departures areas B and E (3/22), always at 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.

 

Dishes on time

At the restaurant Michelangelo Bistrot, chef Miguel Ángel Citino (awarded by the guide I Ristoranti d’Italia 2018) has just introduced a menu based on traditional Italian food, with dishes created according to how much time each passenger has. They serve a delicious fava bean cream with bacon, for example, and the classic fried artichoke, among many other recipes. Michelangelo Bistrot is located on the second floor in Terminal 3, in the departures area E (after the security checkpoint).

 

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Information at your fingertips

You can find accurate information on the app Rome Airports. Exclusive online maps will guide you from check-in to boarding procedures. You can also check the status of your flight, obtain information about stopovers and different services, learn about discounts, and discover transfer distances and journey times, among many other things.

 

Luxury assistant

Rome-Fiumicino Airport offers a free personal shopper service to passengers. All you need to do is book the service via email (personalshopper@adr.it) or at the ADR InfoPoint desk. Available in area E, where you’ll find the Made in Italy luxury mall with 50 stores.

 

To liven up the corridors and promote new artists, there are five pianos scattered around the airport: three are located in the departures areas E and H in Terminal 3, and the other two are in the departures area B in Terminal 1.

 

LATAM check-in

To check in and/or check your luggage, go to Terminal 3.