There are 4 ways to get from Malta to Licata by car ferry, train, bus, car, plane or bus and ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Car ferry, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the train from Modica to Licata Rv

$121 - $218

Cheapest option

Carferry, bus  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the carferry from Valetta to Catania
  2. Take the bus from Catania Bus Terminal to Licata - P.le Martiri delle Foibe

$60 - $112

2 alternative options

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Drive from Pozzallo to Licata

$94 - $178

Fly, bus and ferry  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Catania (CTA) MLA - CTA
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Licata

$91 - $232

Questions & Answers

The distance between Malta and Licata is 142 km.

The best way to get from Malta to Licata without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from Malta to Licata, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Malta Airport to Catania Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Ryanair and Air Malta offer flights from Malta Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 164+ hotels available in Licata. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Malta to Malta Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Malta to Licata.
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  • Distance: 89 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 37 min

What companies run services between Malta and Licata, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Birkirkara to Licata. However, you can take the bus to Marsa, take the walk to Valetta, take the car ferry to Pozzallo, take the taxi to Modica, then take the train to Licata. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Birkirkara to Licata via Marsa, Valetta, Catania, P.zza Borsellino, Catania Via Archimede, and Catania Bus Terminal in around 13 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Malta to Catania
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Malta to Catania
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $250
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 Modica to Licata
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Catania Bus Terminal to Licata - P.le Martiri delle Foibe
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Catania to Licata
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
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 Valetta to Catania
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
en.tirrenia.it

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