There are 6 ways to get from Malta to Sicily by plane, car ferry, bus, 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.

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Fly to Catania  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Catania (CTA) MLA - CTA

$26 - $137

5 alternative options

Fly to Palermo  •  2 h 59 min

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

$65 - $491

Car ferry, bus via Pozzallo  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the bus from Pozzallo Viale Europa to Catania Airport
  3. Take the bus from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport to Palermo - Via Oreto

$133 - $160

Car ferry, train  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the train from Pozzallo to Siracusa Reg
  3. Take the train from Siracusa to Palermo Centrale Rv

$120 - $161

Car ferry Tirrenia, bus  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Catania
  2. Take the bus from Catania p.zza Borsellino to Palermo

$69 - $125

Car ferry, drive  •  5 h 21 min

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

$127 - $153

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Malta to Sicily is to fly which costs 22€ - 120€ and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malta to Sicily is to fly which takes 2 h 25 min and costs 22€ - 120€.

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The distance between Malta and Sicily is 191 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Malta to Sicily, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Malta and Sicily, Italy?

Air Malta and Ryanair fly from Qormi to Catania 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Malta to Catania
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Malta to Palermo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Malta to Catania
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $250
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Malta to Palermo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pozzallo to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Train from Siracusa to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport to Palermo - Via Oreto
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Catania p.zza Borsellino to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Ferry operators
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$81 - $82
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$81 - $82
High season
$147 - $148
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

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