Car Hire at Catania-Fontanarossa Airport
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Catania Airport is the busiest airport not only on Sicily but in southern Italy as a whole. It is a major gateway for tourists from all over, but particularly Brits. The entire island is accessible from Catania, particularly if you hire a car. It is also convenient to get to the southern part of the boot that is Italy from the airport. All sorts of Italian adventures can be had with Catani as their starting point.
Tolls: There are some toll roads on Sicily. An example is the motorway between Catania and Messina (the A18). Fortunately, it is possible to pay for tolls with cash. No electronic transponder is needed on Sicily.
Taking a hire car to the mainland: Most hire companies at Catania Airport allow their cars to be taken between Sicily and mainland Italy. Usually, travellers make this a one-way trip (that is, not returning to Siciliy or not returning to the mainland). There is an additional fee for this, though it is not large percentage-wise if hiring a car for a week or more. You can search for the location where you would like to drop off the car and the extra fee will be included in the total prices.
One-way rental between Sicily and Sardinia may not be available by the specific hire company you choose. And if they are, the fee is significantly higher than travelling to the mainland.
So don't wait! Plan your trip to Sicily, hire a car, and enjoy the sunny beaches! And here are some destinations on the island to put on your list:
- The ancient city of Syracuse
- Madonie National Park
- The ever-popular beach resort of Cefalù
- Agrigento with the Valley of the Temples
- Gela with its ancient architecture and beach resorts
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Most popular types of hire car
- Station wagons - starting at £ 35 per day
- Large cars - starting at £ 49 per day
- Medium cars - starting at £ 25 per day
- People Carriers/Vans - starting at £ 71 per day
- Small cars - starting at £ 15 per day
- SUVs - starting at £ 31 per day
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Catania-Fontanarossa Airport (CTA)
- IATA: CTA
- ICAO: LICC
- Name: Catania-Fontanarossa Airport (CTA)
- Size: Large Airport
- Flights per year: 68,170
- Passengers (per year): 9,120,913
- Distance from the city centre: 2.5 miles / 4 km SW of town
- Working hours: 24 hours a day
Top 6 Destinations around Catania Fontanarossa Airport
Car Hire Catania North starting at £ 11.92 per day0.9 km / 0.6 miles away
Car Hire at Comiso Airport starting at £ 17.96 per day73.0 km / 45.4 miles away
Car Hire at Pozzallo Port starting at £ 18.41 per day92.9 km / 57.7 miles away
Car Hire at Palermo Airport starting at £ 7.50 per day190.3 km / 118.3 miles away
Car Hire at Trapani Airport starting at £ 8.72 per day233.4 km / 145.0 miles away
Car Hire at Pantelleria Airport starting at £ 16.45 per day288.0 km / 179.0 miles away
Map of Car Hire Destinations
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Most Popular Car Hire Models
|Sicily By Car||Fiat Panda||5||1||Small cars|
|Brent||Fiat 500||3||2||Small cars|
|Brent||Toyota Aygo||5||2||Small cars|
|Brent||Ford Fiesta||5||2||Small cars|
|Sicily By Car||Fiat 500X||5||3||Medium cars|
|Brent||Fiat Panda||5||2||Small cars|
|Brent||Renault Captur||5||3||Medium cars|
|Goldcar||Fiat Panda||3||2||Small cars|
|Ecovia||Fiat Panda||4||1||Small cars|
|Centauro||Fiat 500||3||1||Small cars|