Arriving in Rome

Book your flights to Rome with Etihad Airways and prepare to experience a world where antiquity and modernity gracefully walk hand in hand.

Plan Your Rome Holiday

We cannot begin to name all the reasons to travel to Rome, but let us give you a few. Sit by the waters of the Trevi Fountain and watch the lifeblood of the city – its people – hurry about the town. Stroll through the luxurious Villa Borghese, Rome’s second largest public park, which contains attractions and museums. Search for one-of-a-kind treasures in the shops along Via del Boschetto. Feed your senses in one of Rome’s many restaurants and sample the traditional, deservingly world-renowned cuisine.

The peak season in Rome runs from June to August. We recommend you purchase your tickets to Rome well in advance if travelling during the summer months. To find cheap hotels in Rome and avoid the heat and crowds, consider visiting in October or November or anytime from February until April. Winter might be chilly, but Rome offers so many indoor attractions that your trip will not lack for satisfying entertainment. Make sure to visit our Deals section to find flight deals to Rome throughout the year.

Flying from Saudi Arabia

Book your flights from Saudi Arabia to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and travel in multi award-winning luxury on the most advanced aircraft available.

Major Airports in Saudi Arabia

For travel from Riyadh, the major airport is King Khalid International Airport (RUH). This is a huge airport; it serves over 13 million passengers a year and has an attached VIP terminal.

When flying out of Dammam, the closest airport is King Fahd International Airport (DMM). This is the largest airport in terms of area in the world, though it serves a relatively small number of passengers by comparison.

Airport Transportation in Saudi Arabia

Taxis to King Khalid International Airport are available throughout the city. Authorised taxis carry the airport logo and it is compulsory that they have meters. There are no buses to the King Khalid International Airport, but it is possible to get shuttles to and from nearby hotels.

Buses to King Fahd International Airport travel from all nearby cities and the fares are reasonable. Taxis to King Fahd International Airport are also available and take about 60 minutes from the centre of Dammam. At present there is no train service to either of the airports.

Our Routes

Interested in Rome? Consider Luqa

Book your flights to Luqa with Etihad Airways, and enjoy award-winning service from our expert staff.

Plan Your Luqa Holiday

Your travel to Luqa should be well-planned to be in line with the right season, so as to get the best travel discounts. When buying tickets to Luqa, ensure you travel during off-peak seasons, as this makes it easier to find cheap hotels in Luqa. Book flights to Luqa during the low tourism season which begins in December and ends in February. Flight deals to Luqa can be found on the Deals section of our website, and you can start planning your holiday early to get the best of this romantic getaway location.

Luqa also makes for a valuable family escape, which can be credited to its quiet nature and traditions. The old town is characterised by architecture that has clearly withstood the test of time, making Luqa the perfect getaway spot away from city life. Make sure you pass by Republic Street to buy locally made ornaments and keepsake items. You can also make your way to the city’s fortress of St. James Cavalier along with other medieval structures and cultural sites that give the town its unique charm.

Recently flown routes