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Transportation to and from Cagliari Airport


What is the distance from Cagliari Airport to the centre of Cagliari?

Cagliari Airport is not far from the city centre (9 kilometres / 5.6 miles), by car a drive takes 14 minutes.

From CAG Airport to Cagliari City centre by Car
9 km
14 min

Public transport

Train to Cagliari

Since June 2013 the airport is reachable by train, the bus service between Cagliari Airport and the city stopped operations in February 2015. The railway station ‘Elmas Aeroporto’ connects the airport with Cagliari and other parts of Sardinia. Every 20 minutes between 5 a.m. and 11 p.m. departs a train to the main railway station of Cagliari. The central station is near the city centre and ferry port of Cagliari, both can be reached on foot from here.

Train tickets
A train ticket costs € 1.30 per person and is available from the tickets machines located inside the Arrivals hall and train stations, you can also purchase tickets online via Trenitalia. It is a five-minute walk from the terminal to the railway station ‘Elmas Aeroporto’, travel time to Cagliari is 6 to 8 minutes. Please consult timetable train Cagliari Airport and website Trenitalia for more information.

Car sharing

There is no car sharing service available at the airport. If you are planning to rent a car in Sardinia, take a look at our car rental tips and see the full list of car rental companies at Cagliari Airport!

Discover and book tickets, activities and tours:



Cagliari Half-Day Private Sightseeing Tour

Discover the rich history of Cagliari on a private half-day tour of Sardinia's cosmopolitan capital. Stroll around the medieval center and visit Gothic churches. Wander along Poetto beach and check out the pink flamingos at Stagno di Cagliari's wetlands.


Cagliari: Barumini and Giara Park Tour

Visiting Barumini and its territory means discover a world rich in history and tradition. From the first moments in which you approach this small village of Marmilla, located in the heart of Sardinia. It is also possible to have a typical Sardinian lunch.


Cagliari: Between the Mountains & Sea Tour by Jeep & Dinghy

Enjoy a full-day excursion by jeep and dinghy to discover the spectacular beauty of the mountains and seascapes around the province of Cagliari.



Top Sights of Cagliari Tour

Enjoy a wonderful excursion in the ancient medieval city of Cagliari. Walk through Cagliari’s ancient streets and see the Palazzo Regio, Cathedral, Towers and more. An additional drive to Poetto Beach can be arranged too.


Cagliari: 5-Hour Shore Excursion City Tour

Make the most of your stop in Cagliari and disembark your cruise ship for an exciting 4-hour shore excursion. Explore the best of Cagliari in this walking and bus tour.


Wine Experience around Cagliari

The Wine Tour is an amazing and real experience not to be missed in the surrounding area of Cagliari. Enjoy the beautiful scenery while tasting some of Cagliari's nicest wines.

Tours and transport

Tour & transport

Cagliari: 2 Hour Bike Tour in the Flamingos Oasis

On this two-hour flamingo bike tour, discover the Natural Park of Molentargius, which is a green oasis perfectly placed within the urban area.

Tour & transport

Cagliari: 2-Hour Sightseeing Bike Tour

Discover the history of Cagliari on this 2-hour bike tour, accompanied by a professional guide - cycle past the most beautiful areas of town and see the Town Hall, the Bastione di Saint Remy, and the unique district of Villanova.

Tour & transport

Dolianova Cheese Tasting Tour from Cagliari

Get a true taste of local culture with this informative tour of a working cheese factory. Take in the tastes and smells of the products that the Dolianova territory can offer, before sampling some of the local produce for yourself.


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