Flying from Catania
Once your visit is over, flights from Catania depart from the Catania–Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) – also known as the Catania-Vincenzo Bellini Airport, named for the opera composer Vincenzo Bellini. The airport lies approximately 4.3 kilometers southwest of the city and serves as the main gateway to Sicily’s eastern coast.
Catania–Fontanarossa Airport Information
Within Catania–Fontanarossa Airport you will find several stores and restaurants, a business center, a post office and money exchange desk, facilities for the disabled, car rental desks, and information on local hotels in Catania. A bank and ATM are also available. Special services include a VIP lounge, Friendship Room, and nursing areas in the ladies’ restrooms.
Getting to the Airport in Catania
A taxi to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport can be hired through your hotel and will collect you from your hotel or at another convenient location. You can also catch an AMT Alibus to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport. The bus picks up passengers at Catania city center and the train station roughly every 20 minutes. The train to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport collects passengers at several points throughout the city. Inquire at your hotel or the train station for a complete list of stops and a timetable.
Arriving in Abu Dhabi
A metropolitan desert oasis, the island capital of Abu Dhabi exudes an atmosphere of wealth and luxury. Your tickets to Abu Dhabi grant you access to a city in burgeoning transition, with vacation resorts, massive glittering skyscrapers and elegant galleries springing up on every corner.
First Time in Abu Dhabi
Once you have booked your flights to Abu Dhabi, it’s time to plan your trip. Set aside some time to visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the largest and most striking mosques in the world.
Your Abu Dhabi
Gastronomes will delight in the plethora of food souks populating the Al Meena area of the city. Families will enjoy the Marina and Abu Dhabi Malls, which contain stores and high-tech entertainment centers for children.
Making the Most of Your Abu Dhabi Holiday
Since the weather in Abu Dhabi is very hot between May and September, some vacationers prefer to travel to Abu Dhabi during the more temperate winter months, though great flight deals to Abu Dhabi can be found year-round on airberlin.com. If you’re looking to save money on cheap hotels in Abu Dhabi, consider one of the many hotels near the airport. With airberlin, you'll get the best service at the best prices.