Charter a private jet from or to Catania / Fontanarossa Airport (CTA)

Summary - Airport Information

Catania Fontanarossa Airport is located 3 miles south of Catania, the second largest city on the Italian island of Sicily and within easy reach of the island’s spectacular coastline.Your driver can get you to the centre of Catania in around 15 minutes, or a helicopter charter service can be used to get you to Palermo or mainland Italy in a short flight.

COVID-19 restrictions

Effective 3 June 2020, passengers arriving from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland (Rep.), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or United Kingdom are allowed to enter Italy

 Passengers from all other countries not listed above are not allowed to enter Italy.
- This does not apply to:
- nationals or residents of Italy;
- passengers travelling on business;
- passengers travelling for urgent health reasons;
- healthcare personnel travelling on duty;
- passengers travelling for emergency reasons;
- passengers returning via Italy to their country of residence;

 Passengers allowed to enter Italy must present a completed self-declaration form to the transporting carrier; and
- must communicate their entry to the Department of Prevention at local health units (ASL) of the entrance district; and
- are subject to health surveillance and isolation for 14 days. This does not apply to passengers traveling on business if their stay in Italy does not exceed 72 hours and if granted, the additional 48 hours of a justified extension for specific needs.

 Contact Victor for further details.
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How to charter a private flight from Catania / Fontanarossa Airport
Catania Fontanarossa Airport is located on the east of the island of Sicily, which is situated in between the Mediterranean and Ionian Seas, and is used for both private and commercial aviation. The airport has no General Aviation Terminal and so private flyers must go through the main passenger terminal. Catania Fontanarossa Airport’s flight to Rome is the busiest route in Italy.
For private jet charter to or from Catania / Fontanarossa Airport call Victor on: +44 (0)20 7384 8550.


Does Catania / Fontanarossa Airport have private jets?
Yes, Catania Fontanarossa Airport supports private jets.
Catania / Fontanarossa Airport Facts
Catania Fontanarossa Airport has one runway (08/26). The airport handles around 10 million passengers every year.
Country: Italy
Latitude: 37-28-00.41N
Longitude: 015-03-59.04E
Timezone: Europe/Rome
Runway Length: 2560 metres
Tarmac Access: No
Slot Restriction: Yes
For private jet hire to or from Catania / Fontanarossa Airport call Victor on: +44 (0)20 7384 8550.


The airport opened in 1924, as the regions first airport. During World War II it was seized by the Allies and used by the US Air Force as a military airfield.After the war it was turned back over to civilian use. The airport had outgrown its surroundings by the late 1940s and so a redeveloped Catania Airport opened in 1950. After a period of sustained growth, the airport required further expansion in 1981. A further new terminal was built in 2007 to cope with increasing passenger numbers, and 2 additional terminals were opened in 2018.
To book a private jet to or from Catania / Fontanarossa Airport call Victor on: +44 (0)20 7384 8550.


What facilities are available at Catania / Fontanarossa Airport?
For aircraft, services include refueling, aircraft parking and catering services.Catania Fontanarossa Airport is open 24 hours a day, 7 days per week, although customs and immigrations are not 24 hours and slots are strict. For passengers and crew, a passenger lounge with bottled water and complimentary internet access can be used. Additionally, restrooms can be found here. For convenience, customs and immigration is based at the airport. For late arrivals, or those looking to stay over, more than 10 hotels are conveniently located near to Catania Fontanarossa Airport. In addition to the airports close proximity to Catania, it is also within a short distance of Mount Etna.
For private jet charter to or from Catania / Fontanarossa Airport call Victor on: +44 (0)20 7384 8550.