There are 5 ways to get from Palermo to Valletta by plane, train, car, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Palermo  •  3 h 7 min

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

$122 - $573

Cheapest option

Train to Catania, fly  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale
  2. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Malta (MLA) CTA - MLA

$43 - $174

3 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 28 min

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

$67 - $117

Train, car ferry  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale Rv / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$53 - $106

Bus and ferry, car ferry  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo Stazione Centrale to Catania
  2. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$103 - $165

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palermo to Valletta is to train and fly which costs 35€ - 160€ and takes 5 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palermo to Valletta is to fly which costs 100€ - 550€ and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The distance between Palermo and Valletta is 269 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Palermo to Valletta, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Palermo to Valletta.
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  • Distance: 168.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

What companies run services between Palermo, Italy and Valletta, Malta?

Air Malta flies from Palermo to Valletta 4 times a week.

Airlines
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Palermo to Malta
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Flights from Catania to Malta
Ave. Duration
39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Malta
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $250
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo Stazione Centrale to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Car ferry from Catania to Valetta
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
tirrenia.it

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