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Departure Sat, 27 Jul Return Tue, 30 Jul
LHR London
CTA Catania
return from £197
Departure Wed, 14 Aug Return Wed, 21 Aug
LTN London
CTA Catania
return from £263
Departure Fri, 26 Jul Return Fri, 09 Aug
SEN London
CTA Catania
return from £253
Departure Tue, 13 Aug Return Fri, 16 Aug
LCY London
CTA Catania
return from £256
Flight route information
Beautiful and enchanting Catania is a centre of Sicilian culture, art, cuisine and music.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.11 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.91 GBP
Last checked on 21 July 2019
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Catania are 60% cheaper than in London.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Catania is 40% cheaper than a meal in London.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Catania is 3% cheaper than in London.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Catania is 59% cheaper than in London.

( London airports
  • ? Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ? Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ? Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ? Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ? London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ? Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
) Catania airports
  • ? Fontanarossa (CTA)
    How far from city centre: 3 miles
  • ? Vincenzo Magliocco (CIY)
    How far from city centre: 44 miles
  • ? Sigonella Airport (NSY)
    How far from city centre: 12 miles
L Distance: 1219 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from London

London is a magnetic and enigmatic city that attracts millions of travellers every year. With more than 2,000 years of history, London is a fascinating hub that is served by six passenger airports. Heathrow and Gatwick stand out from these as being known worldwide.

Flights from London to Catania require around three hours to complete the journey. Heathrow is the most famous of all these airports and is only 22 kilometres from central London. On the other hand, Southend and Stansted airports are more than 65 and 50 kilometres away respectively, in Essex. Only London City Airport is within the city limits of London and is easily reached from central London.

Getting to London airport

Once you have packed and are ready to board London to Catania flights, be sure to arrive at the designated airport in time. If you have to catch your flight from Heathrow, head straight toward Paddington Station. From there, board the Heathrow Express for swift passage to Heathrow Airport. Similarly, take the Gatwick Express from Victoria to reach Gatwick Airport on a high-speed train. Trains also connect various central London stations to Luton, Stansted and Southend airports London City Airport is located in central London and a short taxi or bus ride should suffice to arrive at the airport. You can also take taxis to all the airports if you prefer comfort and privacy.

Arriving to Catania

Catania is one of the most beautiful and spectacular cities in Sicily, and is known for its beaches, beautiful buildings and street food. Begin your journey at the ancient Greek-Roman Theatre, which was built during the 2nd century. Visit the Roman Forum, which is still standing strong after thousands of years. Spend time at the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Catania city centre, which is known for its baroque buildings, churches and palaces. Be sure to try some of the local delicacies such as Arancini, which is a rice croquette; these are available in Tavola Calda stores across the city.

How to get to the city centre

Flights to Catania from London land at Catania-Fontanarossa Airport, which is only 4 kilometres from the city centre. Catania is a small city and it is never difficult to get to the city centre from the airport, unlike in other major metropolitan cities around the world. Most people take the shuttle bus from the airport to Catania's city centre. There are also scheduled buses available to various destinations on the island. Some people also rent bicycles to get around the town and soak in its beauty, while others may find it more enjoyable to rent a car and explore Sicily in all its glory.

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