The cheapest times to fly from FAY to FCO are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 27th (except the week of April 30th)
  • October 8th to December 16th (except the week of November 19th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from FAY to FCO is mid January. Prices can be as high as $2296 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $842 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Rome

Flying from Fayetteville, NC (FAY) to Rome (FCO) will usually cost between $867 to $1757 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $870. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1790. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $921 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1254 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAY to FCO flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FAY to FCO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

FAY to FCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FAY to FCO flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Fayetteville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FCO, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into FAY. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Rome, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Fayetteville. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $181 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1167. Return trip prices are from the FCO to FAY flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from FAY to FCO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 28 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking FAY to FCO

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from FAY to FCO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (FAY > LGA > FCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $705
  • Average savings: $550 (43.82%)

See FAY to LGA flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (FAY > JFK > FCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $715
  • Average savings: $540 (43.02%)

See FAY to JFK flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (FAY > EWR > FCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $716
  • Average savings: $539 (42.94%)

See FAY to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FAY to FCO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fiumicino Airport to Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4716 miles or 7590 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FAY to FCO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAY to FCO flight is about 9 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Fayetteville, NC and Rome?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from FAY to FCO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeFAY
Origination airport nameFayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport
CityFayetteville, NC
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeFCO
Destination airport nameFiumicino Airport


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