Sharm El Sheikh to Rome Flights
Flights to Rome
Sharm El Sheikh International Airport
Orbitz.com is a great source when you're looking for cheap flights from Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt. The airport was previously known as Ophira International Airport and is located 11 miles northeast of the city. Sharm El Sheikh International Airport offers daily domestic and international services and is a hub for AirCairo, Egypt Air, AMC Airlines, and Nesma Airlines. In total, 65 different airlines provide service through the airport.
Parking at the Airport
Both short- and long-term secure parking options are available at Sharm El Sheikh International Airport. The lot is located in front of Terminal 1 and is within walking distance.
Other Forms of Transportation
An airport taxi service is available 24 hours a day and can be used for transportation to the airport from most hotels, resorts, and residential areas in the city. Make sure to arrange the fare with your driver before embarking. Luggage fees are calculated into the total cost. A bus service from the city is offered by private carriers. There are no fixed stops for this minibus service, as it is on-demand, and you should arrange fares beforehand.
Dining at the Airport
There are a variety of cafes, fast-food outlets, and sit-down restaurants at Sharm El Sheikh International Airport. Most restaurants are located after the security checkpoints and near customs. Both traditional Egyptian food and European dishes are available. Prices for food at the airport can be expensive, so travelers on a budget might want to look at many of the off-site dining options located in the city of Sharm El Sheikh. When you're ready to book your next vacation, look to Orbitz.com for help in finding cheap flights from Sharm El Sheikh.
Traveling to Rome
Rome is the capital of Italy and is a city with a history spanning 2,500 years. As the 11th most-visited city in the world, and most-visited city in Italy, Rome is one of the most important tourist destinations in the world. Orbitz.com can help you find flights to Rome that will not break your budget.
Airports in Rome
The city of Rome has three airports. Leonardo da Vinci International Airport is Italy's main airport. It is located about 45 minutes southwest of Rome, within the Comune of Fiumicino. The Rome Ciampino Airport is both a civilian and military airport. It is located beside Ciampino, southeast of Rome. The Roma-Urbe Airport is a small airport four miles north of the city. The traffic coming here is mostly helicopters and private flights.
Transportation from the Airport
There are car rental companies at the airport and around the city. You can get an International Driving Permit (IDP) at your local American Automobile Association, for a small fee, by showing your American driver's license. You can also check to see if your hotel offers a shuttle from the airport. Orbitz.com is a complete trip planner, from flights to car rentals. When you're checking out flights to Rome, you can also check the price of budget car rentals.
Weather in Rome
Rome has a Mediterranean climate, with mild winters and warm, dry summers. The average summer temperature is in the 80s and the average winter temperature is in the 50s. Snow is rare.
Rome's Major Attractions
Rome is a city rich with history. Destinations such as the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and the Colosseum exemplify the beauty and character of the city. When you are planning your trip, check Orbitz.com for budget flights to Rome.
Cheap flights from Sharm El Sheikh to Rome
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Sharm El Sheikh and Rome airports and terminals
Flight schedule for flights from Sharm El Sheikh to Rome on Wed, Dec 11, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Egyptair/Alitalia||MS23/AZ895||SSH||12:05 AM||FCO||7:00 AM||E70/32S||7hr 55min|
|Egyptair/Egyptair||MS21/MS791||SSH||6:45 AM||FCO||12:40 PM||738/738||6hr 55min|
|Egyptair/Egyptair||MS304/MS793||SSH||12:00 PM||FCO||4:40 PM||E70/738||5hr 40min|
|Egyptair/Egyptair||MS302/MS793||SSH||9:30 AM||FCO||4:40 PM||E70/738||8hr 10min|
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