Transport in Malta

Find out about the options for travelling to Malta and Gozo and for getting around once you’re there…

Whether driving a car, riding a bike or using public transport, you’ll need to get around the islands of Malta and Gozo. Here’s the information you need regarding the legalities and practicalities of doing just that.

Malta has a road network of approximately 3,000 Km and a proportionately large vehicle ownership ratio, with over 600 vehicles per 1,000 people. The relatively small size of the islands make it relatively easy to get around, whether by bus, car or taxi. In addition there are regular ferry and boat services between the islands. Water taxi services and sea planes are also available to get from Malta to Gozo and back.

Whether you would like to learn more about buying a car (or importing your own), obtaining a driving licence or using public transport, this section has all the relevant information you might need to navigate your way around the country safely and legally.