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 Gothenburg
Gothenburg is a historical city with a growing bohemian presence. Festivals, art shows and folk gatherings are commonplace here. Find flight deals to Gothenburg to discover this chic city for yourself.
First Time in Gothenburg
To navigate the city easily, use your smartphone to purchase a ticket to Gothenburg’s Västtrafik program, which will give you prepaid access to the city’s public transportation system. Another way to see the city is on one of the two local ferries.
Many people travel to Gothenburg to take part in some of the many large festivals. The Gothenburg Film Festival takes place every year and is one of the biggest in Scandinavia. In August you can attend Kulturkalaset, which features music, art, food, and, of course, beer. Book your tickets well in advance to find cheap hotels in Gothenburg.
Making the Most of Your Gothenburg Holiday
The best time to take flights to Gothenburg is in the late spring and summer when the weather is most pleasant. Plan your flights with airberlin and enjoy a comfortable and relaxing journey with free snacks and soft drinks.