The International Airport Catania Fontanarossa is the second most travelled airport in Italy and the main access to the eastern coast of the Sicilian Island. Rent a car at Catania Airport and drive anywhere: reach sites of artistic and historical interest, the downtown and the seaside. Sicily is wonderful, come and see us at the car hire Catania Airport: don’t miss anything!
You can return your vehicle to the parking lot of our car hire Catania Airport. Where necessary, it is possible to return the vehicle out of hours leaving the keys in the dedicated keybox.
If you are having any issues with your hire car, you can call our 24/7 roadside assistance, at the toll-free numbers: 800 71 39 98 from Italy, or 02 582 45 794 from abroad. Our multilingual customer service team would be glad to provide you all the needed support and assistance. For more information, check our Roadside Assistance
Skip the line allows to sidestep the standard queue and join a preferential line. This option is available while booking online or directly inside the rental stations of: Milan Linate, Milan Malpensa, Milan Central Station, Olbia, Cagliari, Naples and Catania Airport. The client may easily switch to the dedicated fast track by taking the number designed for this service, and pay for it only once he reaches the desk. The rate charged for this service is 6,99€ during the Low season and 14,99€ in the High season.
In case you left any personal effect on the vehicle, you can contact the pertinent location at the phone numbers specified above. However, B-Rent shall not be responsible for any abandoned or lost object.
Even if you will be allowed to pay with any kind of card during the online booking procedure, at the pick-up time you must provide a credit card for the security deposit, unless you have selected a vehicle from the J, J Top or J Suv category. In this case you will need two credit cards, one of which must compulsorily be Gold or Platinum. We accept: MasterCard Visa American Express We do not accept prepaid, rechargeable or debit cards, as well as any card issued by non-banking financial institutions (e.g. Visa Electron, Pagobancomat, Maestro, Revolving, Viabuy, Comdirect and Supercard Plus). The holder of the credit card and the one of the Rental Agreement must be identified as the same person.
A valid driving licence (if you live in a Country where Roman script is not the standard writing system, you will need an international driving licence, or a certified translation released by your Country’s embassy)
Identity Card or passport
Limited Traffic Zone in Catania (ZTL)
Piazza Bellini is the core of the marvellous city of Catania and is subject to some limitations, affecting the circulation of vehicles. The boundaries of the ZTL (active 24 hours a day), include: via A. Mancini, via Euplio Reina, via della Loggetta, via S. Maria del Rosario, via Raddusa, via Vittorio Emanuele, via Monsignor Ventimiglia, via A. di Sangiuliano.
The parking lots situated right outside the ZTL are all of the “pay and display” kind, from 8.30am to 1:30pm and from 3:00pm to 8:00pm. However, with a rate of only 0,87cent per hour, Catania’s parking lots are among the cheapest in Italy. Moreover, we’d like to point out that the night-time parking fee at the “Movida Park”, in the Old Town, from 9:00pm to 2:00am is only 1€ per hour.
A lot of wonderful places such like “Rifugio Sapienza a Nicolosi” and the departure station of the Cableway of Etna, a special place where you can start hiking Mount Etna. For further informations, please visit the page Escursioni sull'Etna on the City of Catania website.
The Mogam exposes is a great car collection that ranges from F1 vehicles to italian models such as Ferrari, Lancia, Alfa Romeo, Maserati. It also has an art gallery related to motors in which stands out Schifano, Russolo, Dupero, Vedova and Rotella works. The museum is open from 9:30 am to 12:30am everyday and from 3:30pm to 6:00pm (only by reservation). The ticket price is 10€. Visit the museum official website for further informations."