Transport in Malta – How to get around the island


17 Apr 2024

Looking to explore the beautiful island of Malta? The following are ways one can get around the island!

The Explore Flex card from Tallinja is your go-to option. Starting at just €6, this handy card provides you with credit for all bus services operated by Malta Public Transport. Check out more details at

Prefer a scenic route? Opt for the ferry and enjoy breathtaking views of Malta’s harbours. Travel from Valletta to the three cities or to Sliema hassle-free with the Valletta Ferry Services or book a harbour cruise with local sightseeing companies. For a deeper dive into Malta’s culture and history, book a hop-on-hop-off bus tour. With routes covering iconic sites like the San Anton Presidential Gardens, Mdina, and Marsaxlokk, you’ll get to see the best of Malta at your own pace. 

Don’t miss out on exploring Gozo, Malta’s sister island. One can go by the Gozo Channel from Cirkewwa, where even those travelling by car can cross, or or opt for the fast ferry departing from Valletta, exclusively for passengers. When you just want to sit back and relax, taxis from companies like Bolt, Ecabs, and Uber are readily available. With these options, one can get to see Malta’s best sights and enjoy getting there!


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