Travel from United Arab Emirates to Italy is: Restricted. See details.

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There are 3 ways to get from United Arab Emirates to Sicily by plane

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Fly Abu Dhabi to Catania  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Catania (CTA) AUH - CTA

€201 - €615

Cheapest option

Fly Dubai to Catania  •  9h 45m

  1. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Catania (CTA) DXB - CTA

€195 - €277

1 alternative option

Fly Abu Dhabi to Palermo  •  10h 17m

  1. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Palermo (PMO) AUH - PMO

€340 - €716

Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Catania (CTA) flights

The flight time between Abu Dhabi (AUH) and Catania (CTA) is around 10h 8m and covers a distance of around 4008 km. The fastest flight normally takes 6h 5m. Services are operated by Wizz Air, Turkish Airlines, British Airways and others. Typically 18 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
10h 8m
Fastest flight journey time:
6h 5m
Flight distance:
4008 km
Flights per week:
18
Cheapest price:
€194
Carbon emissions:
812 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
01:55
Last flight departs at:
23:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Catania (CTA) flight schedules

United Arab Emirates → Italy
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International entry into Italy from United Arab Emirates

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Arab Emirates
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Italy from United Arab Emirates

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from United Arab Emirates
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Canada, Japan and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Italy

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from United Arab Emirates

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Italy from United Arab Emirates is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sicily is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sicily is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Sicily is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Arab Emirates from Italy.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 29 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from United Arab Emirates to Sicily is to fly which costs AED 850 - AED 1300 and takes 9h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from United Arab Emirates to Sicily is to fly which costs AED 850 - AED 2700 and takes 7h 5m.

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The distance between United Arab Emirates and Sicily is 4058 km.

It takes approximately 7h 5m to get from United Arab Emirates to Sicily, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Abu Dhabi Airport to Catania Airport is the direct flight which takes 6h 5m.

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Sicily is 2h behind United Arab Emirates. It is currently 12:05 AM in United Arab Emirates and 10:05 PM in Sicily.

Alitalia, Air France, British Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Abu Dhabi Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Sicily. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from United Arab Emirates to Abu Dhabi Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs AED 35 - AED 45.

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Map of how to get from United Arab Emirates to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 4058 km
  • Duration: 7h 5m

What companies run services between United Arab Emirates and Sicily, Italy?

Wizz Air, Turkish Airlines and four other airlines fly from Khalifah A City to Catania 3 times a day.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Catania via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€320 - €800
Flights from Dubai to Catania via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€230 - €650
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Catania
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€190 - €600
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Catania via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€220 - €650
Flights from Dubai to Catania via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €420
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€320 - €700
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€330 - €700
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Palermo via Cairo, Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€340 - €700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€420 - €950
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Palermo via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€430 - €950
Flights from Dubai to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€370 - €650
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€320 - €700
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Palermo via Cairo, Rome
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€430 - €1100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€370 - €800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dubai to Catania via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€370 - €550
Flights from Dubai to Catania via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€370 - €650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Catania via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€470 - €1700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Palermo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€380 - €800
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Dubai to Catania
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€270 - €750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dubai to Catania via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€480 - €650

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