There are 7 ways to get from Malta to Sorrento by plane, subway, train, car ferry, car, ferry, bus and ferry or bus

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 Naples, subway  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Naples (NAP) MLA - NAP
  2. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$56 - $330

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Fly to Rome, train, subway  •  7 h

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

$62 - $240

Car ferry, drive, ferry, train, subway  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Drive from Pozzallo to Messina Marittima
  3. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa S.Giovanni Trg
  4. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Centrale Ic / ...
  5. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento Tr3

Car ferry, bus and ferry, subway  •  18 h 53 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ispica to Naples
  3. Take the subway from Napoli - Porta Nolana to Sorrento Tr3

$168 - $281

Carferry, train, subway  •  19 h 41 min

  1. Take the carferry from Valetta to Catania
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Napoli Centrale Ic / ...
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento Tr3

$95 - $153

Car ferry, bus  •  19 h 48 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the bus from Ispica - Viale Mario Rapisardi to Salerno - Via Vinciprova

$217 - $357

Car ferry, drive, carferry  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Drive from Pozzallo to Messina Marittima
  3. Take the carferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  4. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Sorrento

$178 - $356

Questions & Answers

The distance between Malta and Sorrento is 527 km.

The best way to get from Malta to Sorrento without a car is to car ferry and bus and ferry and subway which takes 18 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Malta to Sorrento, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Malta Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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easyJet, Ryanair and Alitalia offer flights from Malta Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 3999+ hotels available in Sorrento. Prices start at $69 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 Sorrento.
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  • Distance: 329.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

What companies run services between Malta and Sorrento, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Qormi to Sorrento. However, you can take the bus to Malta airport, take the walk to Malta airport, fly to Naples, take the walk to Napoli - Capodichino Aeroporto, take the bus to Naples - Piazza Garibaldi, take the walk to Napoli Garibaldi, then take the subway to Sorrento. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Malta airport, take the walk to Malta airport, fly to Rome, take the walk to Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the train to Roma Termini, take the walk to Roma Termini Station, take the train to Napoli Centrale Station, take the walk to Napoli Garibaldi, then take the subway to Sorrento.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Malta to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Malta to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
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
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Train operators
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
Subway from Napoli - Porta Nolana to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 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
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$29 - $35
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 Villa S.Giovanni to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
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
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Ispica - Viale Mario Rapisardi to Salerno - Via Vinciprova
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$75 - $90
High season
$142 - $147
Mid season
$125
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
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
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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