At a Glance

In 2019, Malta International Airport welcomed over 7 million passengers of which around 2.7 million were inbound tourists. 33 airlines connected the Maltese islands to more than 125 destinations in 43 countries.

Airport activity at this level makes MIA one of the best connected in its class. In addition, economic activity involving aviation and non-aviation enterprises contributed to more than 20,000 jobs in 2019, representing 7% of all jobs in Malta. Since opening in 1992, and later becoming privatised in 2002, the air terminal has received continuous investment in infrastructure, equipment, personnel, and services.

Malta’s airport features two runways and can land any class of commercial aircraft.