Last Updated: 14th June, 2019
Catania Fontanarossa Airportcar hire provides cheap car hire from the following rent a car companies, Hertz, Avis, Alamo, Budget Dollar, National Car Rental, Sixt, Thrifty Europcar. Catania Fontanarossa Airport named after the famous opera composer Vincenzo Bellini is situated 4km south west of the city of Catania on the island of Sicily in Italy. The Airport is beside the A19 Motorway which link to Palermo in the northwest of the island
Car hire is available form the following locations in Sicily
Agrigento c/o Hotel Amici, Via Acrone nr. 5 (Piaza Stazione), Agrigento, 92100, Sicilia Italy Agrigento
Caltanissetta Via Maddelena Calafato 41, Caltanissetta, 93100, Sicilia Italy Caltanissetta
Capo D'Orlando Via Messina, 16, Capo D'Orlando Italy Capo D'Orlando
Catania Piazza Giovanni Verga, Catania, Sicily Italy Catania
Catania Airport FONTANAROSSA AIRPORT - In Terminal, Catania, Cantania Italy Catania CTA
Cefalu Via Roma 123,, Cefalu, Cefalu Italy Cefalu
Cinisi Contrada Scalette snc, Cinisi-Palermo, 90045, Sicilia Italy Cinisi-Palermo
Comiso Contrada Bellona Snc Italy Comiso, Sicily
Enna Aeroporto di Bolzano, Bolzano BZ, 39100, Italy Italy
Gela CIRCONVALLAZIONE G VERGA 100/104, GELA,SICILY, 93012 Italy GELA,SICILY
Giardini Di Naxos Via Recanati ,21, Giardini Di Naxos, 98030, Sicilia Italy Giardini Di Naxos Melilli via Luigi Einaudi, 6/10, Terrasini Italy Melilli
Messina Via VItalytorio Emanuele II 75, Messina, Sicily Italy Messina
Milazzo Via Dei Mille 32, Milazzo-Messina, I-98057, Sicily Italy Milazzo-Messina
Palermo Via Mariano stabile, 6.a, Palermo, Sicily Italy Palermo
Palermo Airport Palermo Punta Raisi Airport, Palermo, Sicily Italy Palermo PMO
Palermo Fiat Center spare Italy Palermo
Palermo Train Station c/o Stazione Ferroviaria Notarbartolo - Piazza Notorbartolo, Palermo, 90100, Sicilia Italy Palermo
Pozzallo Via Dell'arno, 10 Italy Pozzallo (sicily)
Pozzallo Port C/o Porto Turistico Italy Pozzallo (sicily)
Ragusa Via Archimede N. 192, by RivendItalya Autorizzata Piaggio, Ragusa, Sicily Italy Ragusa
Sciacca Via VItalytorio Emanuele 9, Sciacca, 92019 Italy Sciacca
Siracusa Via Pausania N.6, Siracusa, Sicily Italy Siracusa
Taormina Via Apollo Arcageta,, Taormina, 4- 98039, Taormina Italy Taormina
Trapani c/o Stazione MarItalytima, o Di Trapani, Sicily Italy o Di Trapani
Trapani - Mazara Del Vallo Via Salemi 101a, Mazzara del Vallo, 91026 Italy Mazzara del Vallo
Trapani - Selinunte c/o Hotel Paradise Beach, Contrada Belice di Mare, Castelvetrano, 91022, Sicilia Italy Castelvetrano
Trapani Airport c/o Stazione MarItalytima, Porto di Trapani, Trapani, Sicily Italy Trapani TPS
VItalytoria Via G. Cavestro 1, VItalytoria Italy VItalytoria
Sicily -Trapani Santa VItalyo Lo Capo Via Amodeo. 15, San VItalyo Lo Capo, 91010 Italy San VItalyo Lo Capo
Sicily -Trapani Seaport Via 1 Dorsale Z.I.R., Trapani, 91100 Italy Trapani
Airport Name: Catania Fontanarossa Airport
Airport Code: CTA
Address: Via Fontanarossa, 95121 Catania CT, Italyy
City: Catania Fontanarossa
Telephone: +39 095 723 9111
Time Zone: GMT + 1
Driving Directions to Catania Fontanarossa Airport
Car Parking: Long and Short Term Parking Facilities available
Taxi service: Available in front of terminal
Bus service: Directly in front of the airport terminal
Car Hire: The car rental desks are located in the arrivals hall
Information Desk: Located in the arrivals hall
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You can’t get better than a scenic coastal drive filled with dramatic backdrops and gorgeous coastal towns and hamlets for exploring. The dramatic coastline is a real draw and the refreshing sea breeze is the perfect way to cool off in the hot summer sun. Although beautiful at any time of year, the best time to tackle the Amalfi Coast is at the beginning and end of tourist season (May and September to October) when the roads are quieter.
One of our favourites, this short but intriguing drive gives you a different view of Sicily, complete with brightly coloured windmills, salt marshes and impressive views over the Egadi Islands. In Trapani, visit the 14th century Church of Sant'Agostino with its beautiful rose window, the magnificent Basilica-Sanctuary of Maria Santissima Annunziata and the Baroque Palazzo della Giudecca.
Then, to start your scenic drive, leave Trapani heading south towards Marsala to enjoy a picturesque stretch of road. Marvel at the impressive working windmills that frequently dot the landscape, pumping seawater into storage basins ready to grind the salt after harvest. Visit the salt museum at Contrada Nubia in Paceco to learn all about the salt trade and ancient harvesting methods. Continue on to Marsala, enjoying some of the region’s most ancient salt marshes as a backdrop.
When you reach Marsala, take a pleasant drive through the town, taking in its array of statues and coastal views.Take the time to stop and view the three islands: Favignana is the largest of the three, Maritimo the most ancient and furthest away and Levanzo is the smallest. Schedule a visit to the islands via a 20-minute hydrofoil trip. The islands are packed with beautiful bays and coves and ancient caves containing Neolithic wall paintings.
For something a bit more adventurous, why not try this short volcanic drive? Zafferana Etnea and Nicolosi are gateway towns to Mount Etna and Rifugio Sapienza and offer a signposted driving loop atop the volcano which takes you from one to the other via Rifugio – home of the Etna funivia.
The roads are good and the scenery is splendid, different to any other drive you will experience on Sicily. The perfect contrast to the popular scenic coastal routes, this also provides you with excellent hiking trails around the volcano. Rifugio Sapienza is the highest point you can drive on the volcano, offering plenty of excitement as well as great views. Zafferana Etna is 19 km from Rifugio Sapienza and takes approximately half an hour to drive. Nicolosi is an additional 19 km from Rifugio, making the journey an hour in total.
NH Parco degli Aragonesi, Viale Kennedy s/n, 95100 Catania Just 2 km from Catania Airport this NH hotel offers features an outdoor swimming pool and a private beach. A shuttle to/from the airport, city centre, and industrial area is available on request. Each room has its own, private balcony, air conditioning, and a TV with Sky Gold channels. Wi-Fi is available in public areas, with the first 30 minutes free of charge. Set in lush gardens NH Parco degli Aragonesi is set next to the sea in the Lidi Playa beach area. The hotel offers free parking.
Hotel Royal, Via Antonino di Sangiuliano 337, 95124 Catania Hotel Royal enjoys a fantastic location, just a short stroll from the Roman amphitheatre and the Duomo Cathedral. The roof terrace offers great views of central Via Crociferi. This elegant hotel is a beautiful example of genuine Baroque architecture from the 18th century. Your room at the Royal Hotel is complete with free wired internet access, plus an LCD TV with surround sound. Choose the Superior option and in addition you will have a four-poster bed and a small terrace. The Suite features a comfortable sitting area and a hydromassage shower. The restaurant is set on the beautiful terrace and serves traditional Sicilian cuisine and a great selection of local and international wines.
Il Principe Hotel Catania, Via Alessi 24, 95124 Catania Principe Hotel is surrounded by baroque architecture in Catania's historic centre. Located on the Alessi Steps between Via Etnea and Via Crociferi, it offers a wellness centre and free Wi-Fi. The rooms at Il Principe Hotel Catania all have parquet floors and elegant furnishings. Each room includes satellite TV and a private bathroom. Suites offer a seating area and a jacuzzi bath. Il Principe lies 1.5 km from Catania Centrale Train Station. The airport is a 12-minute drive away. Free public parking is available near the hotel.
Liberty Hotel, Via San Vito, 40, 95124 Catania An early 20th century Liberty style villa in the heart of Catania, carefully transformed in a magnificent yet intimate hotel of refined architecture. Hotel Liberty, few steps away from the commercial and historic centre of Catania, it the ideal site for profitable business stays or for interesting holidays. Discounts apply for long stays at the Hotel Liberty.
Excelsior Grand Hotel, Piazza G. Verga 39, 95129 Catania The prestigious Excelsior Grand Hotel is set in the heart of Catania. It combines classic architecture with modern facilities including Wi-Fi, modern conference rooms and a fitness centre. The hotel was reopened in 2001 following complete refurbishment. Most of the elegant guest rooms feature a panoramic balcony with a view of Mount Etna or the piazza. Relax in the fitness centre complete with hydromassage showers, Turkish bath and gym. The conference rooms are all bright and spacious and have a maximum capacity of 350 people.