Ferry from Catania to Malta
Tickets & Schedules
Attention: The Catania - Malta route is no longer active. At the moment, all the ferry connections to Malta are operated from the sicilian ports of Pozzallo (close to Ragusa) and Augusta (close to Syracuse).
Check the Pozzallo - Malta and the Augusta - Malta ferries!
The ferry connection from Catania to Malta has not been active for some time now. The latest info on this route are for 2019, and you can find them below:
How frequent is the ferry connection between Catania and Malta?
There were 2 ferry companies operating this crossing from the port of Catania to the port of Valletta in Malta: Virtu Ferries with 8 weekly sailings and Grimaldi Lines with 1 sailing a week.
How long is the ferry ride from Catania to Malta?
The ferry journey from the port of Catania to Malta lasted from 4 h to 7 hrs, depending on the ferry route you choose.
What is the distance between Catania and Malta?
The island of Malta is approximately 100 nautical miles (186 km) south of Catania.
Ferry tickets from Catania to Malta: Cost
The price ferry ticket from Catania to Malta started from 30€ for single footing passengers. There was also the option of booking a bed cabin and vehicle transportation through the ferries’ garage.
Tip: The ferry company Virtu Ferries doesn’t accept bookings very close to the departure date. So we advise you to check our updated search engine and book your ferry tickets in advance!
How can I book my ferry tickets from Catania to Malta?
The Catania - Malta route was one of the most popular. But don't worry, because now you can get to Valletta thanks to the ferry connections from Pozzallo and Augusta!
Find on Ferryhopper all you need to know about an unforgettable ferry trip to Malta from Italy!
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Catania to Malta:
- It is highly recommended that you to get to the port 90 min before boarding, especially if you are travelling with your vehicle.
- A great way to explore the island of Malta is by car or motorcycle. Ferryhopper recommends that you bring your own vehicle or rent one.
- Except for Valletta, the port of Catania is well connected with the port of Salerno in mainland Italy.
- For further info about your ferry trip or ferry tickets, you can contact our customer support team!