Malta International Airport
Malta International Airport stretches 5 kilometers to the southwestern of Valletta in the eastern part of Malta Island. The code of airport is MLA.
The first commercial aviation flights started to operate before the World War II. In 1997 the airport facilities were seriously renovated and upgraded in order to boost the traffic.
Malta airport witnesses landing and takeoff of more than 15 air carriers on a daily basis. Alitalia, Turkish Airlines, LuxAir, Air France and Air Serbia deliver passengers to the main destinations in Europe and Middle East.
Airport facilities include upgraded old terminal and new one built in 1992. Two runways 3.5 and 2.3km long each are capable of handling big aircrafts. First 10 minutes of parking for airport taxi Malta International Airport are free, rates for taxi to Malta International Airport start from €1.8 per hour. Food and drink option is offered by several eateries (Burger King, Dr Juice, Costa Coffee). The closest hotels are Grand Hotel, Valletta Suites and Osborne Hotel by airport taxi Malta International Airport.
Bus Lines X1, X2 and X4A leave to Valletta center from a stop in front of check-in building (25 minutes). Taxi from Malta International Airport waiting area is located outside Arrival Hall. The taxi Malta International Airport ride takes 20 minutes depending on traffic, taxi service starts from €10 by cheap taxi.