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There are 5 ways to get from San Francisco, CA to Malta by plane, train or night bus

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 San Francisco  •  17h 37m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Malta (MLA) SFO - MLA

417€ - 1711€

Cheapest option

Fly from Oakland  •  19h 44m

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Malta (MLA) OAK - MLA

400€ - 1412€

3 alternative options

Train to Santa Rosa, fly  •  23h 17m

  1. Take the train from San Rafael to Sonoma County Airport
  2. Fly from Santa Rosa (STS) to Malta (MLA) STS - MLA

515€ - 1320€

Night bus to Monterey, fly  •  23h 54m

  1. Take the night bus from San Francisco Transbay Temporary Terminal to Salinas Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Monterey (MRY) to Malta (MLA) MRY - MLA

503€ - 2106€

Train to Sacramento, fly  •  23h 52m

  1. Take the train from Richmond Amtrak to Sacramento Valley Station
  2. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Malta (MLA) SMF - MLA

632€ - 2648€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco, CA to Malta is to fly which costs $460 - $1,700 and takes 19h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco, CA to Malta is to fly which costs $470 - $2,000 and takes 17h 37m.

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The distance between San Francisco, CA and Malta is 6685 miles.

It takes approximately 17h 37m to get from San Francisco, CA to Malta, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Francisco Airport to Malta Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h 55m and has one stopover.

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Malta is 9h ahead of San Francisco, CA. It is currently 10:57 PM in San Francisco, CA and 7:57 AM in Malta.

Swiss, KLM, Iberia and five other airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Malta Airport.

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There are 2301+ hotels available in Malta. Prices start at 72€ per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco, CA to Malta.
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  • Distance: 6685 miles
  • Duration: 17h 37m

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Malta?

Lufthansa, Swiss and 14 other airlines fly from San Francisco, CA to Qormi hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Malta via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 2500€
Flights from San Francisco to Malta via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 2500€
Flights from Santa Rosa to Malta via San Francisco, Munich
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 3100€
Flights from Santa Rosa to Malta via Las Vegas, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
500€ - 1300€
Flights from Monterey to Malta via Denver, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 3200€
Flights from Monterey to Malta via San Francisco, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 2100€
Flights from Monterey to Malta via San Francisco, Munich
Ave. Duration
21h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600€ - 2600€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Chicago O'Hare, Munich
Ave. Duration
19h 13m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
850€ - 3900€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 3300€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Washington Dulles, Munich
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
700€ - 2800€
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Malta via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
410€ - 1700€
Flights from San Francisco to Malta via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 2000€
Flights from Oakland to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
390€ - 1400€
Flights from Santa Rosa to Malta via Denver, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800€ - 3100€
Flights from Santa Rosa to Malta via San Francisco, Munich
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 3100€
Flights from Santa Rosa to Malta via San Francisco, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 3100€
Flights from Santa Rosa to Malta via San Francisco, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 3100€
Flights from Monterey to Malta via Denver, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 2100€
Flights from Monterey to Malta via San Francisco, Munich
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 2100€
Flights from Monterey to Malta via San Francisco, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 2100€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Chicago O'Hare, Zurich
Ave. Duration
17h 3m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
650€ - 2700€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Washington Dulles, Rome
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
700€ - 2700€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Washington Dulles, Munich
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
700€ - 2800€
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Malta via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650€ - 3000€
Flights from Santa Rosa to Malta via Denver, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000€ - 4600€
Flights from Santa Rosa to Malta via San Francisco, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900€ - 3800€
Flights from Santa Rosa to Malta via Las Vegas, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
500€ - 1300€
Flights from Monterey to Malta via Denver, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 3200€
Flights from Monterey to Malta via San Francisco, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 2100€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Washington Dulles, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
850€ - 4000€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650€ - 2700€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from San Francisco to Malta via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650€ - 2700€
Flights from Oakland to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
390€ - 1400€
Flights from Santa Rosa to Malta via San Francisco, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 3100€
Flights from Monterey to Malta via San Francisco, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 2100€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Minneapolis, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
600€ - 3100€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Chicago O'Hare, Rome
Ave. Duration
17h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
600€ - 2600€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Oakland to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
390€ - 1400€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Chicago O'Hare, Rome
Ave. Duration
17h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
600€ - 2600€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Washington Dulles, Rome
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
700€ - 2700€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from San Francisco to Malta via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 2100€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Chicago O'Hare, Zurich
Ave. Duration
17h 3m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
650€ - 2700€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from San Francisco to Malta via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
600€ - 2500€
Flights from Sacramento to Malta via Washington Dulles, Madrid
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
650€ - 2700€
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oakland to Malta via Oslo
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
400€ - 1500€
Train operators
SMART
Phone
+1 707-794-3330
Train from San Rafael to Sonoma County Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Schedules at
sonomamarintrain.org
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Amtrak to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
23€ - 35€
Premium
160€ - 230€
Flexi Coach Seat
30€ - 50€
Business Seat
30€ - 50€
Bus operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from San Francisco Transbay Temporary Terminal to Salinas Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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