Catania – Fontanarossa International Airport
Catania–Fontanarossa Airport (IATA: CTA) is the international airport serving the city of Catania, second largest city on the Italian island of Sicily. Also known as Vincenzo Bellini Airport after the Italian opera composer born in Catania, it is located 4.3 km from the city. It is the busiest airport in Sicily and the sixth busiest in Italy.
Catania Airport opened in 1924, as the first airport in the area. Due to its growth, the airport relocated and expanded in 1950 and 1981, whereas recently, at 2007, a new terminal was added.
Catania – Fontanarossa International Airport Transfer
Access to Catania–Fontanarossa International Airport is offered by train, via regional train lines such as the Messina-Syracuse railway, the Catania-Palermo railway, as well as the Catania-Caltagirone railway. The trip from and to Catania Central Station lasts about 10 minutes. The airport can also be reached by car, via the A19 motorway, linking Catania with Palermo and central Sicily. A shuttle bus as well offers transport to Catania city centre and the Central Train Station, while there are bus services linking the airport directly to other Sicilian cities and areas.
Catania – Fontanarossa International Airport TaxiMover Transfer
Of course, during this trip in beautiful Sicily, a private taxi transfer can ensure that your trip starts so comfortably and care-free! Taxi Mover can offer this down-to-earth and affordable luxury to you in the simplest of ways! Have your own private transfer designed according to your needs, with a professional driver and a comfortable car parked just outside your gate for you. Fill in the info required and choose the transfer you desire. Your trip to Catania is ready to get started! Book a Taxi Mover service now!
Common transfer routes from Catania – Fontanarossa International Airport
Some of the most frequent Taxi Mover routes from Catania–Fontanarossa International Airport are to:
- Catania city centre
- Piazza del Duomo
Port of Catania
The port of Catania is one of the most important gates in Sicily, covering a wide area of the island’s provinces. The port of Catania is located right at the center of the Mediterranean basin, on a distance equal from both the Suez Canal and Gibraltar as well as the European and African ports, a fact that proves its significance along the Mediterranean Sea. Access to the port is provided via bus services, taxis or cars, as it is close to the city centre. You can though just book a Taxi Mover service, in order to have your private transfer at the port, ordered for you and your needs! Start your trip in Sicily in a private car with Taxi Mover; it already is a success!
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Popular Catania airport transfer destinations
- Catania City Centre – 30 Minutes
- Aci Castello – 30 Minutes
- Giarre – 40 Minutes
- Taormina – 45 Minutes
- Letojanni – 45 Minutes
- Acireale – 45 Minutes
- Giardini Naxos – 45 Minutes
- Fiumefreddo – 45 Minutes
- Aci Trezza – 60 Minutes
- Noto – 75 Minutes
- Country code: IT
- Language: Italian
- Calling code: +39
- Population : 313,396 thousand
- Currency: Euro
Best time to visit
APR – JUN
SEP – NOV