There are 4 ways to get from Piraeus to Malta by train, plane, bus, car, car ferry 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

Train, fly  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Πειραιάς to Αεροδρόμιο
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Malta (MLA) ATH - MLA

$59 - $306

3 alternative options

Bus, drive, car ferry, ferry  •  46 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Agios Konstantinos
  2. Drive from Agios Konstantinos to Patras
  3. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  4. Drive from Brindisi to Vibo Valentia
  5. Take the ferry from Vibo Valentia to Milazzo
  6. Drive from Milazzo to Catania
  7. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$257 - $438

Drive, car ferry  •  30 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Piraeus to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  3. Drive from Brindisi to Villa San Giovanni
  4. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  5. Drive from Messina Marittima to Pozzallo
  6. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$251 - $415

Ferry, drive, car ferry  •  40 h 37 min

  1. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Ermioni
  2. Drive from Ermioni to Patras
  3. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  4. Drive from Brindisi to Reggio di Calabria
  5. Take the car ferry from Reggio di Calabria to Tresmestieri
  6. Drive from Tresmestieri to Catania
  7. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$217 - $381

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Piraeus to Malta is to train and fly which costs 50€ - 270€ and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Piraeus to Malta is to train and fly which costs 50€ - 270€ and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Piraeus and Malta is 848 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Piraeus to Malta, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Piraeus, Greece and Malta?

There is no direct connection from Piraeus to Qormi. However, you can take the train to Αεροδρόμιο, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Malta, take the walk to Malta airport, then take the bus to Qormi. Alternatively, you can take the line 420 bus to Στ.Υπεαρ/Κων Λιοσιων, take the walk to Athens, take the bus to Agios Konstantinos, take the drive to Patras, take the car ferry to Brindisi, take the drive to Vibo Valentia, take the ferry to Milazzo, take the drive to Catania, take the car ferry to Valetta, take the walk to Marsa, then take the bus to Birkirkara.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Πειραιάς to Αεροδρόμιο
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Athens to Agios Konstantinos
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
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
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta
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
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Ermioni
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$25 - $35
Business
$33
Meridiano Lines
Email
info@meridianolines.it
Website
meridianolines.it
Car ferry from Reggio di Calabria to Tresmestieri
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
meridianolines.it

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