There are 6 ways to get from Malta to Positano by car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, train, ferry, car, plane or subway

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

Carferry, bus, bus and ferry  •  17 h 38 min

  1. Take the carferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the bus from Pozzallo Viale Europa to Catania
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Catania - via Liberta' to Salerno

$152 - $278

Cheapest option

Fly to Naples, subway, line 5070 bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Naples (NAP) MLA - NAP
  2. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento
  3. Take the line 5070 bus from Sorrento to Positano Sponda

$61 - $335

4 alternative options

Carferry, bus and ferry  •  19 h 10 min

  1. Take the carferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ispica to Naples

$197 - $325

Car ferry, train, ferry  •  20 h 23 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Catania
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Salerno Ic / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

$103 - $166

Carferry, drive, car ferry  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the carferry 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 Positano

$178 - $356

Fly to Rome, train, subway  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Rome (FCO) MLA - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$75 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Malta to Positano is to fly and train and subway which costs 65€ - 220€ and takes 8 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malta to Positano is to fly and subway and line 5070 bus which costs 50€ - 300€ and takes 7 h 6 min.

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The distance between Malta and Positano is 527 km.

It takes approximately 17 h 38 min to get from Malta to Positano, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Malta to Positano.
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  • Distance: 329.4 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 38 min

What companies run services between Malta and Positano, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Birkirkara to Positano. However, you can take the bus to Marsa, take the walk to Valetta, take the carferry to Pozzallo, take the taxi to Pozzallo Viale Europa, take the bus to Catania, take the walk to Catania - via Liberta', take the bus and ferry to Salerno, take the line 5120 bus to Amalfi, then take the line 5070 bus to Positano Sponda. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Birkirkara to Positano via Marsa, Valetta, Pozzallo, Ispica, Naples, Napoli - Porta Nolana, and Castellammare Di Stabia in around 19 h 10 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Malta to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Malta to Rome via Catania
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Malta to Rome via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Malta to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Malta to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Flights from Malta to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Malta to Rome via Catania
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Malta to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
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
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Catania - via Liberta' to Salerno
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Ispica to Naples
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$75 - $90
High season
$140 - $145
Mid season
$123
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
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45

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