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There are 9 ways to get from Florence to Malta by plane, train, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus 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 from Florence  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Malta (MLA) FLR - MLA

$97 - $366

Cheapest option

Train to Pisa, fly  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Malta (MLA) PSA - MLA

$47 - $267

7 alternative options

Train to Bologna, fly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Malta (MLA) BLQ - MLA

$49 - $259

Train to Rome, fly  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Roma Tiburtina Station
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Malta (MLA) FCO - MLA

$62 - $240

Train, car ferry via Napoli Centrale  •  18 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Napoli Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Siracusa Ic
  3. Take the train from Siracusa to Rosolini Reg
  4. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$203 - $352

Bus and ferry, bus, car ferry  •  19 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Florence to Catania
  2. Take the bus from Catania to Pozzallo Viale Europa
  3. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$161 - $269

Bus, car ferry  •  25 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Firenze Terminal Bus to Catania Bus Terminal
  2. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$215 - $324

Train, car ferry  •  26 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Catania Centrale Icn
  3. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$142 - $227

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  3. Drive from Messina Marittima to Pozzallo
  4. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$250 - $451

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Malta is to train and fly which costs 40€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Malta is to train and fly which costs 40€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The distance between Florence and Malta is 919 km.

The best way to get from Florence to Malta without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 18 h 41 min and costs 170€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Florence to Malta, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Florence Airport to Malta Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Swiss, Air France, KLM and five other airlines offer flights from Florence Airport to Malta Airport.

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There are 1651+ hotels available in Malta. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Malta.
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  • Distance: 574.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 55 min

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Malta?

Alitalia, Vueling Airlines and six other airlines fly from Florence to Qormi every 2 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Florence to Malta via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Pisa to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Bologna to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Rome to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Florence to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Pisa to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Bologna to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Rome to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Rome to Malta via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Malta via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Florence to Malta via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Flights from Bologna to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Rome to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Malta via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Rome to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Malta via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Rome to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Malta via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Malta via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
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 Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Firenze Smn to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
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
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Roma Tiburtina Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
italotreno.it
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 Napoli Centrale to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
14 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Florence to Catania
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Firenze Terminal Bus to Catania Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
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
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45
Bluferries
Phone
340 98 48 540
Website
bluferries.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluferries.it

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