The cheapest times to fly from FRA to CTA are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • June 4th to July 15th
  • mid to late September
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 22nd and October 29th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from FRA to CTA is mid June. Prices can be as high as $317 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $97 for Wednesday flights around mid June.


When to Fly to Catania

Flying from Frankfurt (FRA) to Catania (CTA) will usually cost between $111 to $241 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid June with an average ticket price of $113. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $252. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $139 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $158 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FRA to CTA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FRA to CTA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

FRA to CTA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FRA to CTA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Frankfurt. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $33 (18%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $145. Return trip prices are from the CTA to FRA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from FRA to CTA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 39 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from FRA to CTA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Luqa International Airport (MLA) in Malta

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from CTA
  • Usually 7.94% less expensive than CTA
  • Nonstop flights available

See FRA to MLA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FRA to CTA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 29 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Air Baltic, Air France, Air Malta, Air Moldova, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Austrian, Brussels Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Condor, CSA, easyJet, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Luxair, Royal Air Maroc, Ryanair, SAS, Smartwings, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Catania-Fontanarossa Airport to Frankfurt Main Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 926 miles or 1490 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FRA to CTA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FRA to CTA flight is about 2 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Frankfurt and Catania?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from FRA to CTA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FRA
Origination airport name Frankfurt Main Airport
City Frankfurt
Country Germany
Latitude 50
Longitude 8.6

Return Airport

Destination code CTA
Destination airport name Catania-Fontanarossa Airport
City Catania
Country Italy
Latitude 37.5
Longitude 15.1


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