London to Catania flights

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Cheap last minute flights to Catania

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Departure Wed, 22 Nov Return Wed, 29 Nov
LTN London
CTA Catania
return from £125
Departure Thu, 09 Nov Return Mon, 13 Nov
LHR London
CTA Catania
return from £100
Departure Thu, 23 Nov Return Tue, 28 Nov
LGW London
CTA Catania
return from £81
Departure Wed, 22 Nov Return Wed, 29 Nov
LCY London
CTA Catania
return from £150
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 = 1.14 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.89 GBP
Last checked on 02 November 2017
Train
Local, one-way ticket
65%

Trains in Catania are 65% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.5
Catania
£0.88
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
41%

A meal in Catania is 41% cheaper than a meal in London.

London
£15
Catania
£8.78
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
25%

Taxis are 25% more expensive in Catania than in London.

London
£3.5
Catania
£4.39
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
57%

Coffee in Catania is 57% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.66
Catania
£1.14
( 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: 21 miles
  • ? Vincenzo Magliocco (CIY)
    How far from city centre: 22 miles
  • ? Sigonella Airport (NSY)
    How far from city centre: 16 miles
L Distance: 1233 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.

Most popular flight routes from London to Catania
Heathrow- Fontanarossa
return from £1,298
Gatwick- Fontanarossa
return from £1,306
Gatwick- Fontanarossa
return from £120
Heathrow- Fontanarossa
return from £167
Gatwick- Fontanarossa
return from £151
Heathrow- Fontanarossa
return from £193
Heathrow- Fontanarossa
return from £100
London City- Fontanarossa
return from £150
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