Travel to Malta

Flying to Malta

The national carrier is Air Malta ( Other airlines that fly to Malta include Aegean Airlines, Aeroflot, airBaltic, Air France, Alitalia, Austrian Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Czech Airlines, easyJet, Finnair, Iberia, Jet2, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Ryanair, SAS, SWISS, Turkish Airlines and Vueling.

The major airport is: Malta International Airport.

Flight times:

From London - 3 hours 10 minutes; New York - 11 hours (including stopover).

Departure tax:


Airport guides

Airport Code: MLA. Location: Malta International Airport is located 5km (3 miles) southeast of Valletta. Money: There is a Bank of Valletta branch in the SkyParks Business Centre, which is adjacent to the... Read more

Travel by rail

Getting to Malta by boat

The Grand Harbours in Valletta is Malta’s main port and a popular port-of-call for cruise ships.

Ferry operators:

Virtu Ferries ( operates high-speed ferries to Malta from Sicily. 

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