Tickets for Domitilla Catacombs: Guided Tour + Shuttle Bus + Hop-on Hop-off 48H

Explore the largest catacombs in the city with a guide and get 48-hour transport

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Opening hours
Catacombs of Domitilla
Tuesday:  Closed
Wednesday:  09:00 - 17:00
Thursday:  09:00 - 17:00
Friday:  09:00 - 17:00
Saturday:  09:00 - 17:00
Sunday:  09:00 - 17:00
Monday:  09:00 - 17:00
Hop-on Hop-off Bus
Tuesday:  Closed
Wednesday:  09:00 - 17:00
Thursday:  09:00 - 17:00
Friday:  09:00 - 17:00
Saturday:  09:00 - 17:00
Sunday:  09:00 - 17:00
Monday:  09:00 - 17:00
Starting time
Shuttle bus to the Catacombs leaves from the starting point at 09:15, 10:40 & 15:00
Guided Tour inside the catacombs: 30 minutes. Shuttle bus ride to the catacombs: 45 minutes
  • Learn all about early Christian communities from your guide at the Catacombs of Domitilla - the site of 150,000 burials
  • See an amazing sunken church and a 2nd-century fresco of the Last Supper
  • Get transport on the Shuttle Bus and the Hop-on Hop-off bus around Rome for 48 hours. See the Vatican, Trevi Fountain and more

Get deep below the streets of Rome on a guided tour through the largest catacombs in the city. Take the Shuttle Bus and explore the Domitilla Catacombs with a knowledgeable and entertaining guide plus get 48 hours of Hop-on Hop-off Bus transport around Rome!

Explore the Catacombs of Domitilla, where 17 kms of dark tunnels and corridors make way for a total of 150,000 burials, a spooky semi-subterranean basilica, and even a 2nd-century fresco of the Last Supper.

Be regaled by stories of early Christian communities from your expert guide. Find out about their relentless faith in eternal life, and admire centuries of symbolic decoration, from stone fragments to even more fabulous frescoes.

This ticket also gets you access to the Shuttle Bus to the Catacombs and the Hop-on Hop-off Bus around Rome for 48 hours!

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What's included
Access to the City Sightseeing Roma Hop-on Hop-off buses for 48 hours
Audio guide on the bus in English, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Russian, Chinese, Japanese
Shuttle bus to the Catacombs of Domitilla
Entrance to the Catacombs of Domitilla
Guided tour of the Catacombs of Domitilla in English, Italian, French, Spanish, or German, upon request, in Portuguese and Polish
Audio guide in the Catacombs in Russian, Greek, Croatian, Korean, Japanese, if needed
Entrance to the Catacomb Museum (free)
Pickup from the hotel
  • Swap your smartphone voucher for the paper tickets on the Hop-on Hop-off bus or at one of the following Visitor Centers: Musei Vaticani, Via Sebastiano Veniero 74, open 09:00 - 15:00 or City Sightseeing Roma, Via della Conciliazione 4, inside the Auditorium Conciliazione, open 09:00 - 15:00
  • Catacombs: You can visit the Catacombs on the day for which you booked your tickets or on the day after. Show your paper ticket to the driver of the shuttle bus. After arriving, you can join the next available tour
Changing or cancelling your ticket
  • Cancellations are not possible for this ticket
  • Changes may be possible for this ticket
Termini Station
Via Marsala 5-7, 00185, Rome
Key info
Audio guide
Chinese, Croatian, English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish
Live guide
English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
Additional info

Catacombs Shuttle Bus:

  • Stops: Terminal B-Largo di Villa Peretti (11:00 & 14:45), Colosseum, Via di San Gregorio (11:15 & 15:00), Circus Maximus, Piazzale Ugo la Malfa (11:25 & 15:10), Domitilla
  • Return: 12:20 & 16:10

Hop-on Hop-off Bus:

  • The ticket is activated at first use. Valid for 48H
  • Apr-Oct, one bus every 10 min; Nov-Mar, every 20 min. 1 loop takes 100 min

Bus Stops:

  • Starting Terminals around train station Roma Termini: Terminal A: Termini-Marsala / Via Marsala 7; Terminal B: Largo di Villa Peretti / Largo di Villa Peretti 1; Terminal C: Piazza dei Cinquecento
  • 2: Santa Maria Maggiore
  • 3: Colosseo/Via di San Gregorio
  • 4: Circo Massimo/Piazzale Ugo la Malfa
  • 5: Piazza Venezia/Via di Teatro Marcello 32
  • 6: Vaticano/Lungotevere Tor di Nona
  • 7: Fontana di Trevi/Via del Tritone 179 (not on Sat afternoon, Sun & holidays)
  • 7B: Piazza di Spagna/Via Ludovisi (only Sat afternoon, Sun & holidays)
  • 8: Piazza Barberini/Via Barberini 16
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