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Duration 25h 20m
Distance 587 km
Average price 130€
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The average bus between Otranto and Valletta takes 25h 20m and the fastest bus takes 25h. The bus runs, on average, 3 times per week from Otranto to Valletta. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus, bus and ferry

  1. Otranto, Via Orte
  2. Catania
  3. Valletta
15h 5m
124€ - 130€

Otranto to Valletta bus times

Buses run three times a week between Otranto and Valletta. The service departs Otranto at 21:15 at night, which arrives into Valletta at 22:15. All services require a transfer at Catania, Via D'Amico and take an average of 25h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Otranto to Valletta. However, there are services departing from Otranto, Via Orte and arriving at Valletta via Catania. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 5m.

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The distance between Otranto and Valletta is 587 km.

Otranto to Valletta bus services, operated by SAIS trasporti S.p.A. - Autolinee Giamporcaro, depart from Otranto, Via Orte station.

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Otranto to Valletta bus services, operated by Virtu Ferries Ltd, arrive at Valletta station.

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There are 1038+ hotels available in Valletta. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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