There are 7 ways to get from Florence to Malta by plane, train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry 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  •  5 h 56 min

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

$98 - $366

Cheapest option

Train to Pisa, fly  •  5 h 26 min

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

$47 - $268

5 alternative options

Train to Bologna, fly  •  5 h 19 min

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

$55 - $265

Train, car ferry  •  18 h 38 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 Pozzallo Reg
  4. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$202 - $274

Bus, car ferry  •  22 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Firenze Terminal Bus to Modica Alta
  2. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$336 - $441

Bus and ferry, car ferry  •  24 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Florence to Catania
  2. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$115 - $182

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 44 min

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

$262 - $378

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Malta?

Alitalia, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Florence to Qormi hourly.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Florence to Malta via Rome, Catania
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Bologna to Malta via Catania
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Bologna to Malta via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Pisa to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Malta via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Florence to Malta via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Bologna to Malta via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Bologna to Malta via Bari
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Pisa to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Malta via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Malta via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Malta via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Malta via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
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
$17 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from Siracusa to Pozzallo
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Florence to Catania
Ave. Duration
14 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$86 - $87
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$86 - $87
High season
$157
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
$40 - $75
Schedules at
tirrenia.it
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $35
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$4
Car
$30 - $31

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Florence to Malta?

The distance between Florence and Malta is 919 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Florence to Malta?

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Malta is to train and fly which costs 35€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Florence to Malta?

The quickest way to get from Florence to Malta is to train and fly which takes 5 h 19 min and costs 40€ - 220€.

How long does it take to get from Florence to Malta?

It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to get from Florence to Malta, including transfers.