There are 12 ways to get from Italy to Malta by plane, bus, train, car ferry, 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 Palermo  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Malta (MLA) PMO - MLA

$64 - $492

Cheapest option

Fly from Bologna  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Malta (MLA) BLQ - MLA

$38 - $209

10 alternative options

Fly from Rome  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Malta (MLA) FCO - MLA

$44 - $202

Fly from Bari  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Malta (MLA) BRI - MLA

$72 - $280

Fly from Milan Linate  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Malta (MLA) LIN - MLA

$68 - $236

Bus to Catania, fly  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo - Via Oreto to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Malta (MLA) CTA - MLA

$61 - $186

Fly from Naples  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Malta (MLA) NAP - MLA

$52 - $326

Train, car ferry via Pozzallo  •  17 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Siracusa Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Siracusa to Pozzallo Reg
  3. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$190 - $227

Bus and ferry, bus, car ferry  •  18 h 24 min

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

$163 - $217

Train, car ferry  •  22 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Catania Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$124 - $195

Bus, car ferry  •  23 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from ROMA-Tiburtina to CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour Baltour
  2. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$89 - $150

Drive, car ferry  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Rome 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

$223 - $322

What companies run services between Italy and Malta?

Air Malta flies from Palermo to Qormi 4 times a week.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Palermo to Malta
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Flights from Rome to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Rome to Malta via Catania
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Rome to Malta via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Bari to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Milan Linate to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Flights from Milan Linate to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Milan Linate to Malta via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
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 Catania to Malta
Ave. Duration
39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Palermo to Malta
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Flights from Rome to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Milan Linate to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $480
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 Catania to Malta
Ave. Duration
39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Bari to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
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 Catania to Malta
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $250
Flights from Naples to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Malta via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
11 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
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
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Palermo - Via Oreto to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Catania
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from ROMA-Tiburtina to CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
http://www.baltour.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 Italy to Malta?

The distance between Italy and Malta is 766 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Italy to Malta is to fly which costs 35€ - 170€ and takes 4 h 29 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Italy to Malta is to fly which takes 3 h 5 min and costs 50€ - 400€.

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

It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Italy to Malta, including transfers.