Ferry from Malta to Catania

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Attention: The Malta - Catania route is no longer active. At the moment, all ferry connections to Sicily from Malta arrive at the Sicilian port of Pozzallo (close to Ragusa).

Ferry schedules from Malta to Catania

The ferry connection from Malta to Catania has not been active for some time now. The latest info on this route dates back 2019, and you can find it below:

Is there a ferry from Malta to Catania?

There were 2 ferry companies operating on the connection from the port of Valletta to the port of Catania: Virtu Ferries with 8 weekly sailings and Grimaldi Lines with 1 sailing per week.

How long is the ferry ride from Malta to Catania?

The ferry journey from the port of Malta to Catania used to last from 4 hr to 7 hr, depending on the ferry route you choose.

What is the distance between Malta and Catania?

The island of Malta is approximately 100 nautical miles (186 km) south of Catania.

Ferry tickets from Malta to Catania: Cost

Ferry prices from Malta to Catania used to start at €100 for a single passenger ticket, but the cost would vary depending on the season, seat type and vehicle selection.

Can I book ferry tickets from Malta to Catania?

The Malta - Catania route used to be very popular, but it's no longer active. But don't worry, because now you can get to Sicily thanks to the ferry connection from Valletta to the port of Pozzallo!

Find all you need to know about Pozzallo - Malta ferries and more ferry connections to Italy from Malta.

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Malta to Catania:

  • It is highly recommended that you to get to the port at least 90 min before boarding, especially if you are bringing along your vehicle.
  • A great way to explore of Malta is by car or motorcycle. We recommend bringing your own vehicle to get around the island at your own pace.
  • The port of Valletta, a natural deep-water harbor with numerous coves, will surprise you!
  • The port of Catania is very close to the city center, so you will be one step away from the most beautiful attractions.