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Malta Airport Transfers and Taxis

Fixed rates for your Malta airport taxi


Hand picked & english speaking drivers


Same price as a regular Taxi from the line


Drivers are always on time


24/7 Email & Phone support

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  • 20 minute gap between transfers

    Following each ride, our drivers have at least 20 minutes to thoroughly clean the surfaces of the car and ventilate the cabin.

  • Regular Car Sanitisation

    Our drivers thoroughly sanitise and disinfect cars according to Welcome Safety Protocol

  • Contactless ride

    When you book, you can request to have zero contact with the driver during the transfer with just one click. In this case, the driver won’t help you with your luggage or shake hands.

  • Sanitiser in every car

    We provide hand sanitisers and hand wipes for all our travellers. Our drivers have their own sanitiser, which they use before and after every ride

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Unbeatable prices for your Malta airport transfer

There’s nothing better after a long flight than breezing through baggage claim, hopping into a private vehicle and having a friendly driver take you directly to your hotel. No other transfer option is as hassle-free, reliable and safe as a Malta airport taxi. 

The moment you land in Malta International (MLA) airport, your friendly taxi driver will be waiting for you at the arrivals gate. Simply look for the welcome sign with your name on it and head on over to your driver so he can help you with your luggage. Are you worried about flight delays? Don’t be! All of our drivers receive instant updates on your arrival time, so he’ll be there no matter what time you land. 

Once you begin your comfortable transfer from Malta airport, your driver will answer any questions you may have and share with you a few insider tips on things to see and do in the city. All of our drivers are fully trained and English-speaking, so all you have to do is sit back and enjoy your Malta airport taxi ride into Valletta.

You can still book a ride with Welcome Pickups to get around Malta. Alternatively, Malta Taxis are available to hail from the street, at taxi ranks or to call 24/7.



Hand picked & english speaking drivers


Same price as a regular Taxi from the line


Drivers are always on time


24/7 Email & Phone support

How much does a taxi cost?

Taxi prices
Day time
(05:00 - 24:00)
Night time
(00:00 - 05:00)
15 €
15 €
16 MIN
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65 MIN
20 €
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20 €
20 €
16 MIN

Our Malta airport taxi fleet

At Welcome, we know that organising transport for large groups can be difficult and time-consuming. That’s why we have a Malta airport taxi to suit everyone’s needs, so you can reach your hotel in comfort. If you’re travelling with up to 4 people, you can choose one of our stylish Sedans. However, if your group is up to 8 people, you’ll be much more comfortable in one of our spacious minivans.

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Directions for your transfer from Malta airport

Malta International Airport (MLA) is the only airport in Malta that serves both the mainland and the Maltese islands. This single terminal airport was officially opened in 1992 and is located just 9.5 km southwest of Malta’s capital Valletta. To get from Malta International Airport (MLA) to the city centre of Valetta, your driver will head southeast on Vjal l-Avjazzjoni/Route 1 toward Triq Il Karwija. At the roundabout, he will take the first exit and stay on Vjal l-Avjazzjoni/Route 1. At the second roundabout, your driver will then take the third exit onto Triq Il-Kunsill Tal-Ewropa/Route 1 and continue straight onto Triq Giuseppe Garibaldi/Route 1. He will then take a right onto Route 6 until he reaches the roundabout where he will take the 3rd exit onto Triq Girolamo Cassar. Then, at Auberge Castille, he will continue onto St Paul St until he takes a left at Alf. Camilleri Store onto Archbishop St and then finally a sharp right onto D’office Bistro onto St.Frederick. From here, your driver will use the local roads to reach your hotel. 

A Malta airport taxi direct to your Hotel

After a long international flight, all you want to do is get to your accommodation and relax. Wasting time trying to navigate the complicated and unreliable public transportation networks will only leave you stressed and tired. At Welcome Pickups, we ensure that your, Malta airport transfer will be as painless and enjoyable as possible. All of our drivers are hand-picked, offer stellar service and speak fluent English, so you know everything is taken care of for you.

Fixed fare for your Malta airport taxi

Taxis at Malta International (MLA) airport have a flat rate fee for the journey into the city centre of Valletta of 15€. However, some Malta airport taxi drivers may add additional charges for things like waiting, high-season rates, excess luggage and may even demand tips. To avoid these hidden fees, we recommend booking your taxi in advance. 

The benefits of booking a Welcome Airport Taxi

Welcome Pickups offers not only impeccable service, reliable English-speaking drivers and luxurious cars, but they set themselves apart from the rest by giving their customers personalised and tailored experiences. Booking your transfer from Malta airport with Welcome Pickups is just the start. We also offer our customers skip-the-line tickets for the most popular attractions in Malta much as touring the Blue Lagoon and the famous Azure Window. Once your driver leads you to your pre-selected vehicle, he will hand you your tickets, so you don’t have to waste any time waiting in queues. Welcome also offers both private and shared experiences throughout Malta and the Maltese Islands. Every single one of our drivers has been hand-picked from 5-star providers based on real customer reviews, so you’re guaranteed the very best experience each and every time with Welcome. 

Frequently asked questions

How much is a taxi from Malta airport?

Taxis at Malta airport charge a set rate fee of 15€ for the journey into the city centre of Valletta and 20€ to St. Julians. Keep in mind that additional charges for vehicle type, late-night driving and travelling during the holidays may apply.

How do I get from Malta airport?

Although not the cheapest transfer option, taking a Malta airport taxi is the quickest, safest and most convenient choice. Malta airport is located just 9.5 km southwest of the capital Valletta and the journey shouldn’t take more than 16 minutes.

Where do I meet my driver?

One day before you’re due to take your Malta airport transfer, you will receive an email containing your driver’s phone number, his name and a recent photo, so you can easily find him in the airport. Once you land, you will find your driver holding a sign with your name on it just outside of the arrivals terminal.

What do I do if my flight is delayed?

All of our Welcome Pickup drivers receive live updates on your plane’s flight path, so no matter if your flight is delayed or getting in early, your driver will be there waiting for you exactly when you land.

Is the cost of a Malta airport taxi per person?

All of our prices are per vehicle, not per person. If you choose a sedan, you can add up to 4 people for the same cost and if you picked a minivan, you can add up to 8 with no extra charge.

How do I find a Malta taxi during my stay?

Finding a taxi in Malta isn’t a difficult task. The official white taxis in Malta are available to hail from the street, at taxi ranks or to call 24/7. However, taxis in Malta are more expensive than in a lot of other European cities.

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