# How far is Catania from Florence?

The distance between Florence (Florence Airport) and Catania (Catania–Fontanarossa Airport) is 482 miles / 776 kilometers / 419 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Florence (FLR) to Catania (CTA) is 658 miles / 1059 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 12 hours 53 minutes.

482
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776
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419
Nautical miles
1 h 24 min

## Distance from Florence to Catania

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Florence to Catania. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 482.313 miles
• 776.207 kilometers
• 419.118 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 482.627 miles
• 776.712 kilometers
• 419.391 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## How long does it take to fly from Florence to Catania?

The estimated flight time from Florence Airport to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport is 1 hour and 24 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Florence Airport (FLR) and Catania–Fontanarossa Airport (CTA)

On average, flying from Florence to Catania generates about 96 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 96 kilograms equals 212 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Florence to Catania

See the map of the shortest flight path between Florence Airport (FLR) and Catania–Fontanarossa Airport (CTA).

## Airport information

Origin Florence Airport
City: Florence
Country: Italy
IATA Code: FLR
ICAO Code: LIRQ
Coordinates: 43°48′36″N, 11°12′18″E
Destination Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
City: Catania
Country: Italy
IATA Code: CTA
ICAO Code: LICC
Coordinates: 37°28′0″N, 15°3′59″E