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Flights to Sicily with British Airways

Soak up the world famous culture and heritage of this stunning island. Sicily is only a short three hour flight from London – fly from either London Heathrow (LHR) to Palermo (PMO), or London Gatwick (LGW) to Catania (CTA).

From the sparkling blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea to the baroque architecture in Sicily, this small island has plenty to entertain even the most seasoned traveller. See the natural scenery in the area's national parks, including the powerful Mount Etna volcano. Discover traditional districts, dine on decadent Sicilian dishes, and stretch out on volcanic sandy beaches. Travel to the northern city of Palermo, Sicily’s capital, or the eastern city of Catania. Palermo is a melting pot of architecture and cultures, due to wave after wave of foreign invaders calling it home. Catania is known for its lively nightlife, catering to its fun-loving population. It’s all waiting for you on your holiday in Sicily with British Airways.

 

Fly with British Airways to Catania and soak in the world famous culture and heritage options of the Sicilian region. From the sparkling blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea to the baroque architecture in Catania, this small island has plenty to entertain even the most seasoned traveller. Explore traditional districts, dine on decadent Italian dishes, stretch out on the sandy beaches or see the natural scenery in the area's national parks – it’s all waiting for you in Sicily when you start your holiday in Catania with British Airways.

Sicily flight facts

All you need to know about flying to Sicily

Flights to Catania.

Flights to Catania

Our regular, summer-only flights from London Gatwick (LGW) to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) take just three hours. Catania is on the eastern side of the island, at the foot of the mighty Mount Etna volcano. When you fly with us, you can take advantage of mobile, online or airport check-in options – spend less time at the airport and more time enjoying your Sicilian getaway.

Flights to Palermo.

Flights to Palermo

Flights from London Gatwick (LGW) to Palermo Falcone–Borsellino Airport (PMO) take three hours. Our twice-weekly flights are on Tuesday and Saturday, arriving in Palermo, the island’s capital, on the northern coast of Sicily. Enjoy more time on your Sicilian getaway when you fly with us, by taking advantage of mobile, online or airport check-in options saving you time on the journey.

Arriving in Sicily.

Arriving in Sicily

Depending on which airport you chose to fly to, you will either be arriving in Palermo in the north, or Catania on the eastern coast. Transport from Palermo Falcone–Borsellino Airport to Palermo is simple. You can take the bus, which takes 55 minutes and costs €6 to the centre. Or you can get a cab for approximately €40, which takes 35 minutes door to door. If you fly into Catania–Fontanarossa Airport you can get the bus to the centre, which takes only 20 minutes and costs the local fare (€1). Taxis wait outside the terminal and will take you to Catania centre for €20, taking 15 minutes.

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