There are 4 ways to get from Cagliari to Malta by plane, car ferry, car or bus

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Fly  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Cagliari (CAG) to Malta (MLA) CAG - MLA

$212 - $607

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive  •  18 h 25 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Cagliari to Palermo
  2. Drive from Palermo to Pozzallo
  3. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$183 - $296

2 alternative options

Car ferry, drive via Marsa  •  19 h 28 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Cagliari to Palermo
  2. Drive from Palermo to Pozzallo
  3. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$183 - $299

Car ferry, bus  •  22 h 25 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Cagliari to Palermo
  2. Take the bus from Palermo to Modica
  3. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$196 - $302

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cagliari to Malta is to car ferry and drive which costs 150€ - 260€ and takes 18 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cagliari to Malta is to fly which costs 180€ - 550€ and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The distance between Cagliari and Malta is 599 km.

The best way to get from Cagliari to Malta without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 22 h 25 min and costs 160€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Cagliari to Malta, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Cagliari Airport to Malta Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Air Malta offers flights from Cagliari Airport to Malta Airport.

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There are 1637+ hotels available in Malta. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cagliari to Malta.
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  • Distance: 374.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 57 min

What companies run services between Cagliari, Italy and Malta?

Air Malta flies from Cagliari to Qormi twice a week.

Airlines
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Cagliari to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Car ferry from Cagliari to Palermo
Ave. Duration
12 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
tirrenia.it
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$80 - $95
High season
$145 - $150
Mid season
$127

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