There are 7 ways to get from Sicily to Malta by plane, bus, car ferry, train 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.

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Fly from Catania  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Malta (MLA) CTA - MLA

$27 - $138

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Fly from Palermo  •  2 h 47 min

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

$124 - $576

Bus, car ferry via Pozzallo  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo - Via Oreto to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
  2. Take the bus from Catania Airport to Pozzallo Viale Europa
  3. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$133 - $162

Train, car ferry via Pozzallo  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Caltanissetta Xirbi Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Caltanissetta Xirbi to Modica Rv
  3. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$143 - $191

Bus, car ferry  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Palermo - Via Oreto to Catania p.zza Borsellino
  2. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$68 - $126

Train, car ferry  •  14 h 28 min

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

$55 - $117

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 26 min

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

$131 - $153

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Malta is to fly which costs 22€ - 120€ and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sicily to Malta is to fly which costs 22€ - 120€ and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Sicily and Malta is 191 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Sicily to Malta, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Sicily, Italy and Malta?

Air Malta and Ryanair fly from Catania to Qormi 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Catania to Malta
Ave. Duration
39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Palermo to Malta
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $700
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 Caltanissetta Xirbi
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
Train from Caltanissetta Xirbi to Modica
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$27 - $33
Train from Palermo Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Palermo - Via Oreto to Catania–Fontanarossa Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Palermo - Via Oreto to Catania p.zza Borsellino
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
saisautolinee.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
$82 - $83
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$82 - $83
High season
$149
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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