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 Dresden
Thousands of visitors take flights to Dresden each year to enjoy the history, art, and culture that the city has to offer. Find flight deals to Dresden with airberlin to walk the city’s beautiful streets, fascinating museums and galleries.
First Time in Dresden
Dresden is home to iconic buildings surrounded with history. Buy tickets to Dresden’s ‘Frauenkirche,’ the Church of Our Lady. The church is a reconstruction, but you can find the ruins of the original in the basement. Walk along the river at night for a fantastic view of the Bruehle’s Terrace.
There’s no end of activities when you travel to Dresden. For a quiet day out, take a picnic to the Elbwiesen (river banks) and enjoy some people-watching. Afterward, visit one of the city’s many museums, such as the Military History Museum or the Dresden Art Gallery.
Making the Most of Your Dresden Holiday
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