Archeological Site

Skip-the-line Colosseum ticket Colosseum + Arena

Includes entrance to the Roman Forum, Palatine Hill, Palatine Museum and the House of Augustus.


Every day, except December 25, January 1, and dates with free entrance, not bookable.

Quick Access
Quick Access

Skip the line to the Colosseum


This ticket is valid for two days, the booked day and the next. The date and time booked are for the entrance to the Colosseum and must be respected.

Telephone Assistance
Telephone Assistance

+39 055 5321180
(Mon-Fri 8:30 am -6:30 pm/ Sat-Sun 8:30 am -4:30 pm)

Ticket by email
Ticket by email

get your ticket by email

Electronic voucher
Electronic voucher

Mobile phone voucher accepted.

Description of your booking

Your reservation called "Full Experience" allows you to visit the Colosseum without queuing inside by accessing from a special entrance to directly reach the arena floor.
This way you can admire one of the most visited monuments in the world, minimizing waiting times at the ticket office.
Book your visit online, choose the date and time of entry to the Colosseum.
You will receive an email with a copy of your online order and then only later your ticket.
If you order after 6:00 pm in the evening (Rome time), you must wait for the next morning to receive your ticket or our message which will inform you when you will receive the ticket.

You can use the same ticket to visit the Roman Forum, the Palatine Hill, the Palatine Museum, the house of Augustus and Santa Maria Antiqua on the same day and the following day.
Note that the booked time is for entry to the Colosseum and must be respected.
Please be on time. Arrive at least 15–20 minutes in advance to enter the Colosseum. If you arrive late, you will lose the right to use the ticket and you will not receive any refund.
Inside the Colosseum, you can visit the amphitheater and walk along the corridor of the first and second tiers of stands. Inside, you can take pictures, videos, rent an audio guide.
To help orient and guide your tour, with the ticket you will also receive a PDF guide about the Colosseum, its history, its architecture, and the major attractions of the Roman Forum and the Palatine Museum.

What is included

What is included

- One entrance to the Colosseum
- Quick Access to the Colosseum
- Access to the First and Second Tier
- Access to the Arena
- One entrance to the Roman Forum
- One entrance to the Palatine Hill and Museum
- One entrance to the House of Augustus 
- One entrance to Santa Maria Antiqua
- PDF Guide of the Colosseum with map

What is not included

What is not included

- Guided tour
- Access to the Underground Area
- Access to the Third, Fourth and Fifth Tier
- Quick Access to the Roman Forum
- Audio Guide


This ticket gives you the right to enter the Colosseum, the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill.
The ticket is valid for 2 days.
The time booked is the entrance time to the Colosseum, printed on the voucher, and must be respected.
The ticket may be used for 2 days to visit the other sites: the Roman Forum, the Palatine Hill, the Palatine Museum (first floor only), the House of Augustus and Santa Maria Antiqua.


Adult€ 28.50

(ticket € 22.00 + booking fee € 2.00)

Reduced tariff€ 8.50

EU citizens 18-24 years
(ticket € 2.00 +booking fee € 2.00)

Childrenfrom € 4.00

Children: 0-17 years
(ticket € 0,00 + booking fee € 2,00)

Prices include the entrance ticket with scheduled booking for quick access to the Colosseum with Arena, one entry to the Roman Forum, to the Palatine Hill and Museum (first floor), one entry to the House of Augustus and Santa Maria Antiqua, the option to book online, and a PDF guide in English to the archeological area (Colosseum and Roman Forum) with the map.

Cancellation policy

Entry tickets to the Colosseum, once booked, may not be changed in any way or canceled.
Visitors who come after the time printed on the voucher or are no-shows will not have access to the site and will receive no refund, even partial.
Once booked, these tickets cannot be changed.
We, therefore, suggest you pay very close attention during the online booking process when choosing the date, time, and type of tickets.

When you can visit the Colosseum

January 2 to February 15 - 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
February 16 to March 15 - 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
March 16 to the last Saturday of March - 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Last Sunday of March to August 31 - 8:30 am - 7:15 pm
September 1 to September 30 - 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Last Sunday of October to December 31 - 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The Ticket Office closes 1 hour prior.
Holiday Closure: New Year's Eve and Christmas Day.

Where is the Colosseum and how to reach it

Instructions for entry are printed on the voucher that will be sent by email to confirm booking and vary based on the type of booking.
Piazza del Colosseo - Rome
Metro: Line B Colosseo Stop
Bus: n.75 - 81 - 673 - 175 - 204
Tram: no. 3

Useful info

Backpacks, suitcases, or large bags may not be brought in the sites.
The ticket allows you to access to each site only once.
The time given with the booking is for the Colosseum.
You must go through security checks at the metal detectors. The wait for these mandatory procedures cannot be avoided.
Do not forget to bring a valid identification card or valid passport (one per person).
Inside the Colosseum, you can purchase an audio guide for an additional €6. The audio guide is available in English, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Japanese, Chinese, Arabic, and Portuguese. If you want to book a ticket with audio guide and quick access, click here TICKET FOR THE COLOSSEUM WITH AUDIO GUIDE

For safety reasons, the Colosseum can hold a maximum of 3,000 people at a time. This rule may cause delays in entering the site even for booked visitors. As such, the end client's entry to the site at the booked time cannot be guaranteed.
Italy Travels is not responsible for any partial closure of rooms, itinerary changes, cancellations or delays in entry due to force meajure, adverse weather, personnel strikes, or decisions made by the management of the museum or the Superintendency.

Handicapped visitors
Disabled People and one accompanying person enter free and do not need any reservation. Documents attesting disability will be asked at the entrance.