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Recommended option

Fly to Tirana  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Tirana (TIA) MLA - TIA

$115 - $187

7 alternative options

Fly to Tivat, bus  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Tivat (TIV) MLA - TIV
  2. Take the bus from Kotor to Shkodër

$250 - $641

Fly to Podgorica, bus  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Podgorica (TGD) MLA - TGD
  2. Take the bus from Podgorica to Shkodër

$161 - $437

Fly to Brindisi, bus and ferry  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Brindisi (BDS) MLA - BDS
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Vlorë

$183 - $496

Car ferry, train, bus and ferry  •  34 h 13 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Catania
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Brindisi Fa
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Tirana

$237 - $359

Car ferry, train, night bus, Leonetti Bus, bus and ferry  •  44 h 1 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Catania
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Salerno Ic / ...
  3. Take the night bus from Salerno to Gallipoli
  4. Take the Leonetti Bus from Gallipoli to Brindisi - Autorità Portuale
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi Autorità Portuale to Tiranë

$172 - $266

Car ferry, bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 1 h

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

$409 - $552

Car ferry, drive  •  21 h 13 min

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

$215 - $389

What companies run services between Malta and Albania?

Alitalia, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Qormi to Tirana every 2 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Malta to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Malta to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Malta to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Malta to Brindisi via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Malta to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Malta to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Malta to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Malta to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Malta to Tivat via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Malta to Tivat via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Malta to Tivat via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Malta to Tirana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Malta to Tirana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $500
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Malta to Brindisi via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Malta to Tirana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Malta to Brindisi via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Malta to Brindisi via Turin
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Malta to Tivat via Brussels
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Malta to Brindisi via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Kotor to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Vlorë
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Tirana
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Firenze to Tirana
Ave. Duration
25 h 34 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Salerno to Gallipoli
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
TTI Slr
SAIS Autolinee
Ferry operators
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Car ferry from Valetta to Catania
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
tirrenia.it
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$82 - $83
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$82 - $83
High season
$149 - $150
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $30
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$3
Car
$29 - $30
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Bari to Durrës
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Schedules at
adriaferries.com
Deck
$75 - $85
Car
$115 - $125
Inside cabin 2 beds
$105 - $120
Inner cabin 2 beds
$115 - $130

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Malta and Albania is 746 km.

The cheapest way to get from Malta to Albania is to fly which costs 95€ - 160€ and takes 8 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Malta to Albania is to fly which takes 8 h 8 min and costs 95€ - 160€.

It takes approximately 8 h 8 min to get from Malta to Albania, including transfers.