Ciampino railway station

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Template:Infobox Italy station Ciampino railway station (Template:Lang-it) serves the town and comune of Ciampino, in the region of Lazio, central Italy. It forms part of the Rome–Cassino–Naples railway, and is also a junction for three other lines, to Velletri, Albano, and Frascati, respectively.

Overview

The railway station is currently managed by Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI). Train services are operated by Trenitalia. Each of these companies is a subsidiary of Ferrovie dello Stato (FS), Italy's state-owned rail company.

As one of the most important stations in Rome, and the most important in the southern quadrant of Lazio, the station enables interchange between two Ferrovie regionali del Lazio commuter lines, and also serves Rome-Ciampino Airport.

Location

Ciampino railway station is situated at Piazza Luigi Rizzo, very close to the centre of the town.

Passenger and train movements

The station is part of two Ferrovie regionali del Lazio commuter lines:

  • Line FR4 has its central terminus at Roma Termini. When it reaches Ciampino, it forks into three branches, to Velletri, Albano Laziale and Frascati, respectively.
  • Line FR6 links Roma Termini with Frosinone and Cassino on the Rome–Cassino–Naples railway.

Interchange

The station has a bus terminal, with urban buses, and suburban buses to Ciampino Airport and Anagnina metro station.

See also

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  • History of rail transport in Italy
  • List of railway stations in Lazio
  • Rail transport in Italy
  • Railway stations in Italy

Sources

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Bibliography

  • Blasimme, op. cit., p. 22/23
  • Service Order no. 151 of the 1939
  • Paolo Blasimme, La ferrovia Velletri–Segni, in "I Treni", anno XVI n. 157 (febbraio 1995), pp. 22-26. Template:ISSN

External links

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This article is based upon a translation of the Italian language version as at February 2011.

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