Deal alert: Flights to Rome starting at $408 round-trip
It’s no surprise why Italy is a European destination everyone flocks to. The variety of food, culture and attractions are limitless for travelers to experience. You can experience the history of Rome with some affordable flights from United and its partners Air Canada, Austrian, Lufthansa and Swiss Air from major U.S. cities.
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The discounted fares were reported by The Flight Deal. These fares are available for travel from February to April.
Airlines: United, Air Canada, Austrian, Lufthansa and Swiss Air
Routes: EWR/JFK/LAX/MIA/ORD and others to FCO
How to book: Directly through the airlines or through Google Flights
Travel dates: February – April
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The deals below are for basic economy flights from the airlines, which include a standard seat and carry on. A checked bag and seat selection will cost extra.
One of the most affordable offers we found was from Chicago (ORD) to Rome (FCO) for $408 round-trip. The departure is on United with a stop in Washington D.C. (IAD) and the return trip is via Air Canada with a stop in Montreal (YUL).
For a buck more, travelers can go to Rome (FCO) from Miami (MIA) on Air Canada at $409 round-trip. The departure has a short stop in Toronto (YYZ) and the return flight has one in Montreal (YUL).
There are flights on Air Canada and its partners from Newark (EWR) to Rome (FCO) at $420 round-trip. The one below is at the beginning of March, but fares are widely available at this price.
On the West Coast, travelers flying from Los Angeles (LAX) can get a flight to Rome (FCO) for $438 round-trip. The deal below is for a flight at the end of March. It has a stop in Newark (EWR) on the departure and there is a stop in Zurich (ZRH) on the return flight.
There is also a flight on Swiss Airlines from New York (JFK) to Rome (FCO) for $450 round-trip with a stop in Zurich (ZRH) each way.
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History is all around when visiting the "Eternal City," from the Colosseum to the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain and the Pantheon. Don’t miss out on these deals to travel to Italy.