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There are 6 ways to get from Malta to Albania by plane, bus, car ferry, bus and 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 to Tirana  •  8h 18m

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

$115 - $186

5 alternative options

Fly to Podgorica, bus  •  10h 55m

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

$161 - $435

Car ferry, bus and ferry, train  •  36h 41m

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Catania
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Termoli
  3. Take the train from Termoli to Brindisi Fb / ...
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Tirana

$202 - $318

Car ferry, train, bus and ferry  •  38h 33m

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Catania
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Battipaglia Icn
  3. Take the train from Battipaglia to Taranto Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Taranto to Brindisi Reg
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Tirana

$179 - $268

Car ferry, bus, bus and ferry  •  40h 28m

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the bus from Ispica - Viale Mario Rapisardi to Roma - Tiburtina
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Tirana

$325 - $511

Car ferry, drive  •  18h 43m

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

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The cheapest way to get from Malta to Albania is to fly which costs 95€ - 170€ and takes 8h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Malta to Albania is to fly which costs 95€ - 170€ and takes 8h 18m.

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The distance between Malta and Albania is 746 km.

The best way to get from Malta to Albania without a car is to car ferry and bus and ferry and train which takes 36h 41m and costs 170€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 8h 18m to get from Malta to Albania, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Malta Airport to Tirana Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 45m and has one stopover.

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Austrian Airlines, easyJet, Blue Panorama Airlines and six other airlines offer flights from Malta Airport to Tirana Airport.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Albania. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Malta to Malta Airport is to bus which takes 8m and costs 1€ - 3€.

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Map of how to get from Malta to Albania.
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  • Distance: 466.2 miles
  • Duration: 8h 18m

What companies run services between Malta and Albania?

Alitalia, Wizz Air and nine other airlines fly from Qormi to Tirana every 4 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Malta to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Rome, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Malta to Tirana via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Malta to Tirana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Malta to Tirana via Budapest
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Malta to Tirana via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Malta to Tirana via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Malta to Tirana via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Malta to Podgorica via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Train operators
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 Termoli to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Battipaglia
Ave. Duration
8h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Battipaglia to Taranto
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $27
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 Taranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
Bus operators
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Shkodër
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Catania to Termoli
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Tirana
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Tirana
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Ispica - Viale Mario Rapisardi to Roma - Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Ferry operators
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Car ferry from Valetta to Catania
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
en.tirrenia.it
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$75 - $90
High season
$142 - $147
Mid season
$125
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30m
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 Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluferries.it
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Brindisi to Durrës
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it

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