Catania Fontanarossa Airport
The busiest airport in Sicily is located south of the city. Catania Fontanarossa Airport – Rome Fiumicino Airport is Italy’s busiest air route. The east coast of Sicily is a popular holiday destination for Italians and international tourists. Since 2021, Catania Fontanarossa Airport has its own railway station, within walking distance of Terminal A and Terminal C.
Where is Catania Fontanarossa Airport situated?
Catania Fontanarossa Airport is situated south of the city and Mount Etna. The airport is easily accessible by car via the E45 and A19 motorways, from the city you can follow the SS114.
How many terminals does Catania Fontanarossa Airport have?
Catania Fontanarossa Airport has two terminals, namely Terminal A and Terminal C (since 2018). Terminal A is the largest and most used, the terminal consists of two floors with Arrivals on the ground floor and Departures on the first floor. Terminal C is relatively small and only used by easyJet. A third terminal will be opened in the near future (Terminal B).
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The distance from Catania Fontanarossa Airport to the centre of Catania is 7 kilometres. By car, it takes 15 minutes to get to the centre of Catania.
From CTA Airport to Catania City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Catania Fontanarossa Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Catania Fontanarossa Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Catania Fontanarossa Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Catania Fontanarossa Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Catania Fontanarossa Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Catania is about € 30.-. Book your taxi at Catania Fontanarossa Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From CTA Airport to Catania City centre by Taxi
At Catania Fontanarossa Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Hertz, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation), Dollar (The Hertz Corporation), Enterprise, Sixt, Europcar, Avis, Budget and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Catania Fontanarossa Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Catania Fontanarossa Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Wizz Air
- ITA Airways
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Things to do
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