• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

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

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

Fly  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Malta (MLA) CTA - MLA

$24 - $126

4 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Catania Airport to Pozzallo Viale Europa
  2. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$93 - $176

Train, car ferry  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Siracusa Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Siracusa to Rosolini Reg
  3. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$124 - $226

Car ferry  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$38 - $72

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Catania to Pozzallo
  2. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$94 - $177

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Malta is to fly which costs 20€ - 110€ and takes 1 h 12 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Catania to Malta is to fly which costs 20€ - 110€ and takes 1 h 12 min.

More details

The distance between Catania and Malta is 187 km.

The best way to get from Catania to Malta without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 5 h 33 min and costs 80€ - 160€.

More details

It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Catania to Malta, including transfers.

More details

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

Search flights

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

Search flights

There are 1687+ hotels available in Malta. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Catania to Malta.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 116.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

What companies run services between Catania, Italy and Malta?

Air Malta and Ryanair fly from Catania to Qormi 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Catania to Malta
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Malta
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $250
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Catania Centrale to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Siracusa to Rosolini
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$75 - $90
High season
$142 - $147
Mid season
$125
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Car ferry from Catania to Valetta
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
en.tirrenia.it

Want to know more about travelling around Malta

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.