There are 4 ways to get from Turkey to Malta by plane, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or train

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  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Malta (MLA) IST - MLA

$82 - $305

3 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry, drive, car ferry  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Parma
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Parma to Messina
  4. Drive from Messina to Pozzallo
  5. Take the car ferry from Pozzallo to Valetta

$378 - $515

Bus, train, car ferry  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas South
  2. Take the bus from Burgas to Genova Piazza Principe
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Catania Centrale Icn
  4. Take the car ferry from Catania to Valetta

Drive, car ferry  •  31 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa 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

$340 - $563

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Turkey to Malta is to fly which costs 390 ₺ - 1.500 ₺ and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Turkey to Malta is to fly which costs 390 ₺ - 1.500 ₺ and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The distance between Turkey and Malta is 1843 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Turkey to Malta, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Turkey and Malta?

Turkish Airlines flies from Istanbul to Qormi twice daily.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Malta
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Bus operators
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Parma
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$170 - $220
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Parma to Messina
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Burgas to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
29 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
dary.bg
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
$148 - $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
Grimaldi Lines
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
$29 - $45

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