There are 7 ways to get from Paris to Malta by plane, train, car ferry, bus, night train, car or 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 Paris Orly  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Malta (MLA) ORY - MLA

$80 - $313

6 alternative options

Fly from Paris CDG  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Malta (MLA) CDG - MLA

$97 - $365

Train, car ferry  •  38 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  2. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe Ec
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Catania Centrale Icn
  4. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$347 - $453

Train, bus, car ferry  •  41 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Marseille Saint Charles to Genova
  3. Take the bus from Genoa - Piazza della Vittoria to Catania Bus Terminal
  4. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$452 - $633

Night train, bus, car ferry  •  42 h 9 min

  1. Take the night train from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Mestre
  2. Take the bus from Mestre - Viale Stazione to Catania Bus Terminal
  3. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$380 - $543

Drive, ferry, car ferry  •  37 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Genoa
  2. Take the ferry from Genoa to Palermo
  3. Drive from Palermo to Catania
  4. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$289 - $480

Bus, car ferry  •  44 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice
  2. Take the bus from Venice - Tronchetto to Catania Bus Terminal
  3. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$303 - $474

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Malta is to fly which costs 85€ - 330€ and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Malta is to fly which costs 70€ - 280€ and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Paris and Malta is 1746 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Paris to Malta, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Malta.
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  • Distance: 1091.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Malta?

Air Malta, Transavia France and four other airlines fly from Paris to Qormi 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Malta via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Malta via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Malta via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Malta via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Malta via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Malta via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Malta via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Malta via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Malta via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Genova Piazza Principe to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
16 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
14 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille Saint Charles to Genova
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Genoa - Piazza della Vittoria to Catania Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $310
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Mestre - Viale Stazione to Catania Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Venice - Tronchetto to Catania Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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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