Door to door, fixed price, private taxi service in Catania
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Catania is one of the largest cities in Sicily and the main hub for arriving on the eastern coast of the island. Just above the city, you will find the biggest volcano in Europe, Mount Etna. The volcano is still active and the risk of eruptions still exists.
This city has a long history and dates back 2700 years. Catania is recognised by its beautiful baroque architecture and the urban design. The historic city centre is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The main attractions in Catania you should visit are the Catania Cathedral (Cattedrale di Sant'Agata), Museo Civico, Basilica della Collegiata, Castello Ursino, Benedictine Monastery of Catania and Palazzo degli Elefanti.
The Catania metro is relatively new and still expanding. At the moment, it serves only 7 stations in Catania. The single metro line starts at the Catania Port and finishes at the Circumetnea train station (Borgo station). Borgo Station is convenient for journeys to Etna Mountain.
There are several bus companies that operate in Catania and offer city and inter-city bus transport. The main bus station is located opposite the railway station, and there are frequent bus lines to Taormina, Syracuse, Enna, Ragusa and Caltanissetta.
Sicily has railway connection between the main cities, while the railway network extends to Rome, as well. The railway station is located near Catania city centre and there are train lines to Taormina, Messina, Enna, Palermo and Syracuse.
The Sicily taxi service is often used by tourists to reach their hotels or navigate the city. Catania taxis are usually metered, while you can negotiate a fixed price in case the taxi driver claims the meter is broken. Taxis in Catania are usually located at the taxi ranks in front of the bus and train stations.
Catania Fontanarossa Airport is the main gateway for arriving on the east coast of Sicily. In the recent years, the airport experienced rapid growth and today is one of the busiest airports in Italy.
The Catania Fontanarossa Airport is located only 4 km from the city centre and it’s easy to reach any destination in the east part of the island. There are regular public transport links, Catania airport taxi service, car rental and private Catania airport transfer.
The AMT Alibus #457 departs every 20 minutes from Catania airport to city centre. This is a cheap option to arrive in Catania city from where you can take a bus or taxi to your destination.
Car rental in Catania is convenient for exploring Sicily and visiting as many places as you like. The car rental companies are located outside the terminal at Catania airport.
You can take a Catania airport taxi at the taxi ranks. The taxi driver will charge you a fixed price but it’s best to negotiate it before you enter the car. In the high season, the airport can get really crowded, so finding an available airport taxi can be difficult.
In order to avoid the crowds and start your holiday without any stress, you can book a private Catania airport transfer with us. We will make sure our driver is there to pick you up at the airport on time and drive you safely to your destination. Our wide range of vehicles includes sedan cars, minivans, minibuses and buses.
The online booking process is quick and easy. The reservation is made prior your arrival, so you don’t have to worry about the airport transfer when you arrive at the airport. The cost for the private airport taxi is fixed and all-inclusive, without hidden charges.
We organise transfers from Catania airport to Taormina, Giardini Naxos and all other resorts in Sicily. For those who are arriving at one of the ports, we can arrange a private transfer from Milazzo Port and Catania Port to Catania airport or any other destination of your choice.
The cost for a private transfer from Catania airport to Taormina starts from 70 EUR, one way.