There are 6 ways to get from Rome to Valletta by plane, train, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Malta (MLA) FCO - MLA

$44 - $202

5 alternative options

Train, car ferry via Pozzallo  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Siracusa Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Siracusa to Pozzallo Reg
  3. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$188 - $222

Bus and ferry, bus, car ferry  •  16 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Catania
  2. Take the bus from Catania to Pozzallo Viale Europa
  3. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$164 - $209

Train, car ferry  •  19 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Catania Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$122 - $181

Bus, car ferry  •  22 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from ROMA-Tiburtina to CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour Baltour
  2. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$88 - $146

Drive, car ferry  •  12 h 32 min

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

$223 - $322

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

Alitalia, Air Malta and Ryanair fly from Rome to Valletta every 4 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Rome to Malta via Catania
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Rome to Malta via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Rome to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Malta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Siracusa
Ave. Duration
11 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Siracusa to Pozzallo
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Catania
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from ROMA-Tiburtina to CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Ferry operators
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$86 - $87
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$86 - $87
High season
$156 - $157
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
$40 - $75
Schedules at
tirrenia.it
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $35
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$3 - $4
Car
$30 - $31

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rome to Valletta?

The distance between Rome and Valletta is 690 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rome to Valletta?

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Valletta is to fly which costs 35€ - 170€ and takes 4 h 49 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rome to Valletta?

The quickest way to get from Rome to Valletta is to fly which takes 4 h 49 min and costs 35€ - 170€.

How long does it take to get from Rome to Valletta?

It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Rome to Valletta, including transfers.