Rome Cruise Terminal

Rome Cruise Terminal is the main terminal for cruise lines at Civitavecchia Port of Rome. If you embark on a cruise in the Mediterranean, you’ll have to necessarily go by the RCT terminal. From here, it is possible to reach the docks for cruise ships for boarding and disembarkation, thanks to a free shuttle service.
The other terminal is Autostrade Del Mare (ADM), dedicated to ferry and shipping services.

How to get to the Rome Cruise Terminal coming from outside the port

It can be easily reached from Civitavecchia train station with the local buses “Argo”.
Argo stops to the service center of “Largo della Pace” (also known Porta di Città). From here you can reach the piers where takes place the embarkation / disembarkation of cruise ships, through a free shuttle service.

The Civitavecchia train station is located at about 1 kilometer from the port so you can also reach it by foot.

If you are driving, we recommend you to enter the port, park in one of the 3 available car parks and take a shuttle from there to the port.

How to get to the RCT terminal if you are in the port

How to get to the docks? The Rome Cruise Terminal is located within the Civitavecchia Port, it can be easily reached using the free shuttle service.

By walk

Take the pedestrian exit of Varco Vespucci (it is next to the main entrance for motor vehicles) and you will get there in less than 500 meters.
You can also exit from Porta Livorno. In this case, walking along the coast, with the sea on your left, you will find yourself in front of RCT in 20 minutes, approx.

Getting or leaving the Civitavecchia Port with a Private transfer

It is not the most economical choice, but no doubt reach or leave the port of Civitavecchia with a private transfer is the most comfortable, easy and safe solution, whether you go to Rome City, but especially if you have to go to Rome airport to catch a flight on time.

In this case our advice is to reserve a driver allowed to pickup (or drop-off) you under your cruise ship. We are here to help you


The Civitavecchia Ferry Terminal Autostrade Del Mare is the dedicated to all tourists arriving and departing from the Civitavecchiaport of Rome by ferry or ship. From here leave ships and ferries to Sardinia, Sicily, Spain and North Africa.


The ARGO buses from Civitavecchia station will take you to Largo della Pace, the main hub of the port for cruises. One way ticket costs €2 (luggage incl.). The transfer has a duration of about 15 minutes.
From here you can take one of the free shuttle buses that run frequently and that will take you to your terminal, or to the starting dock.

For those leaving from the port of Civitavecchia and intends to reach Rome by train, our advice is to buy the BIRG Ticket (5 zones). For the price of €12, it allows unlimited trips in all public transport, from Civitavecchia Station to Rome and viceversa. Its validity starts from the time of validation until midnight. The BIRG can be purchased directly at the station.


Integrated Regional Daily Ticket


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Rome Office
Via dei Baglioni, 19
00164 Roma RM

Civitavecchia Office
Piazza Vittorio Emanuele 19
00053 Civitavecchia, RM

Civitavecchia Port (Rome),
Italy Cruise Port
Molo Vespucci
· (+39) 0766.191.6106