The Malta International Airport

Get your trip off to a flying start with 6E at the Malta International Airport. From check-in details to airport facilities for departures and onward travel information for arrivals, don't stress - we've got it all covered.

The island country of Europe Malta is surrounded by medieval towns, unique temples and stone buildings. Along with its lush greenery and clean blue sky, the city’s serene beauty is awe-inspiring. From snorkelling to scuba diving, it gives you immense reasons to discover the life underwater. So, being here will give you a break from the city’s busy lifestyle.

For the full lowdown on how to make every day amazing when you get there, you can find all the insider inspiration you need in our Malta destination guide.

The Malta International Airport is the city’s official international airport that is situated at a distance of 8 km from the center of Valletta.

Airport hours:

  • The Malta International Airport offers round the clock arrival and departure for you to travel conveniently.
  • In partnership with Turkish Airlines, IndiGo flights to Malta and other European destinations fly regularly from cities across India.

Terminal Information

Together with Turkish Airlines, we at IndiGo, can connect you from Delhi to Malta as well as to several other European cities from Istanbul.

The second best airport of Europe features a main terminal area that is divided into arrivals, departures, and Schengen and non-Schengen sections.

Its parallel runways are spread over an area of 2.4km and 3.5km for take-offs and landings.

The airport has space to accommodate more than 25 aircraft.


Airport Facilities

Wi-Fi service and charging points
VIP lounge services
Currency exchange
Chapel service
Conference facility
Baggage wrapping
Childcare centre
Fitness and Wellbeing centre
Journey facilitation for passengers with autism
Showers in the lounges
24-Hour luggage deposit service
Parking service
Lost and found
Assistance for passengers with reduced mobility
Worship room
Business centre service
Post office
ATM machines
Smoking area
Car rental, shuttle, taxi and bus services

Things to Do

While you wait at the Malta International Airport, enjoy your time:

  • Relaxing at Business lounges during your long-hour layovers; take steam shower and savour snacking your favourite food.
  • Enjoying that last minute shopping of toys, jewellery, perfumes, spirits, books, electronics and gifts from duty-free stores.
  • Eating at restaurants and cafes, such as KFC, Burger King, Costa Coffee, and McDonalds that are based in the airport terminal.
  • Comforting your children in the baby room by changing nappy, feeding, etc.
  • Playing at the Amusement Room on the Level -1 for older children, teenagers, and adults.
  • Viewing the spectacular sight of the runway at the Observation Deck, where you can adore take-offs and touchdowns.

Visa and Immigration

If you’re an Indian passport holder travelling to Malta, then you have to apply for Schengen visa online with the documents required. The Schengen visa is a short stay visa issued to visit the Schengen countries; the visa is issued to tourists that are planning to visit their friends, family or other travelling on non-business trips for up to 90 days from the date of entry. Your visit can be either continuous or several, depending upon the visa type; single entry or multiple entry. Another essential point to note while applying for the visa is that your passport should be valid for 6 months from your date of travel.

To ensure a hassle-free and seamless travel, here is a detailed information about the Malta visa at


Hotels near Malta Airport


The Hilton Malta


The InterContinental Malta


The Radisson Blu Resort & Spa


The Holiday Inn Express Malta

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