There are 10 ways to get from Spain to Malta Airport (MLA) by plane, train, bus, car ferry or bus and ferry

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 Barcelona  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Malta (MLA) BCN - MLA

$57 - $257

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Fly from Valencia  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Malta (MLA) VLC - MLA

$37 - $243

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Fly from Madrid  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Malta (MLA) MAD - MLA

$38 - $245

Fly from Malaga  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Malta (MLA) AGP - MLA

$97 - $403

Train to Girona, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
  2. Fly from Girona (GRO) to Malta (MLA) GRO - MLA

$43 - $2,035

Train, bus, car ferry via Padova  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Padova
  3. Take the bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to MODICA - Terminal Bus
  4. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

Train, bus, car ferry  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Milano
  3. Take the bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to RAGUSA - Terminal Bus - Piazzale Zama
  4. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$323 - $521

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Milano
  2. Take the bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to MODICA - Terminal Bus
  3. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$273 - $459

Bus, bus and ferry, car ferry  •  3 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Roma
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Stazione Tiburtina to Ispica
  3. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$305 - $499

Bus, car ferry via Genova  •  3 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Genova
  2. Take the bus from Genoa - Piazza della Vittoria to Catania Bus Terminal
  3. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

$369 - $578

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Spain to Malta Airport (MLA) is to fly which costs 30€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Spain to Malta Airport (MLA) is to fly which costs 45€ - 220€ and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The distance between Spain and Malta Airport (MLA) is 1683 km.

The best way to get from Spain to Malta Airport (MLA) without a car is to train and bus and car ferry which takes 2 days 1 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Spain to Malta Airport (MLA), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Malta Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Ryanair, Swiss, Iberia and four other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Malta Airport.

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There are 1434+ hotels available in Malta Airport (MLA). Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Spain to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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Map of how to get from Spain to Malta Airport (MLA).
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  • Distance: 1052.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

What companies run services between Spain and Malta Airport (MLA), Malta?

Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and five other airlines fly from Barcelona to Malta Airport (MLA) every 4 hours.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Valencia to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $440
Flights from Valencia to Malta via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $440
Flights from Madrid to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Madrid to Malta via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Madrid to Malta via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Girona to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Barcelona to Malta via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Madrid to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Malta via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Malaga to Malta via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Malaga to Malta via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Valencia to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Malaga to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Malta via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Malta via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Malta via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Malaga to Malta via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Malta via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Valencia to Malta via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Valencia to Malta via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Malaga to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Madrid to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Zaragoza to Padova
Ave. Duration
23 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
atlassib.es
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to MODICA - Terminal Bus
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to RAGUSA - Terminal Bus - Piazzale Zama
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to MODICA - Terminal Bus
Ave. Duration
21 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Zaragoza to Milano
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Milano
Ave. Duration
26 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Roma
Ave. Duration
2 days 6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Genova
Ave. Duration
45 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
alsa.com
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Stazione Tiburtina to Ispica
Ave. Duration
13 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
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
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $320
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
virtuferries.com
Low season
$75 - $90
High season
$144 - $149
Mid season
$127
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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