There are 5 ways to get from Malta to Lampedusa by car ferry, train, bus and ferry, ferry, plane or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Car ferry, train, bus and ferry, ferry  •  13 h 52 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the train from Modica to Licata Rv
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Licata to Porto Empedocle
  4. Take the ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa

$256 - $415

Cheapest option

Fly to Lampedusa  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Lampedusa (LMP) MLA - LMP

$132 - $554

3 alternative options

Fly to Catania, bus and ferry, ferry  •  12 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Catania (CTA) MLA - CTA
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Agrigento
  3. Take the ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa

$161 - $328

Fly to Comiso, bus, bus and ferry, ferry  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Comiso (CIY) MLA - CIY
  2. Take the bus from Comiso Airport to Licata
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Licata to Porto Empedocle
  4. Take the ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa

$272 - $1,102

Fly to Palermo, train, ferry  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Palermo (PMO) MLA - PMO
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Agrigento Centrale
  3. Take the ferry from Porto Empedocle to Lampedusa

$145 - $610

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Malta to Lampedusa is to fly and bus and ferry and ferry which costs 130€ - 280€ and takes 12 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malta to Lampedusa is to fly which costs 110€ - 480€ and takes 7 h 43 min.

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The distance between Malta and Lampedusa is 172 km.

The best way to get from Malta to Lampedusa without a car is to car ferry and train and bus and ferry and ferry which takes 13 h 52 min and costs 210€ - 360€.

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It takes approximately 13 h 52 min to get from Malta to Lampedusa, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Malta Airport to Catania Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Ryanair and Air Malta offer flights from Malta Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 193+ hotels available in Lampedusa. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Malta to Malta Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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Map of how to get from Malta to Lampedusa.
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  • Distance: 107.3 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 52 min

What companies run services between Malta and Lampedusa, Italy?

Ryanair and Volotea fly from Qormi to Lampedusa 3 times a week.

Airlines
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Malta to Catania
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Malta to Comiso
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Malta to Palermo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Malta to Lampedusa via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Malta to Lampedusa via Turin
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Malta to Catania
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $250
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Modica to Licata
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
Train from Palermo Centrale to Agrigento Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Licata to Porto Empedocle
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Catania to Agrigento
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Società Autolinee Licata Srl
Phone
0922.401360
Email
info@autolineesal.it
Website
autolineesal.it
Bus from Comiso Airport to Licata
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
autolineesal.it
Ferry operators
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$75 - $90
High season
$144 - $149
Mid season
$127

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