The main airport in Rome, Leonardo da Vinci di Fiumicino International Airport, is located 35 km south-west of the historic centre of Rome. The airport code is FCO. Often the airport is called "Fiumucino" after the name of the area where it is found.
12 km away from the city centre, south-eastern direction, right after the freeway, stands the Roma Ciampino airport, used both for civilian and military flights. The airport code is CIA.
6 km north of the city centre operates the Roma Urbe airport, used primarily by private planes and helicopters.