Bus Service

Getting to Malta Airport By Bus

Reaching Malta airport by bus is very straightforward thanks to four express lines designated X1, X2, X3 and X4. You may find the timetables of these four routes here. For real-time updates, you can also download the official tallinja app which is available for free on your mobile’s app store.

Bus parked in front of airport

All buses are fully air-conditioned and also have extra space for luggage and passenger comfort.


titl - Malta Airport By Bus

All airport bus stops are indicated in the map above. Click to enlarge.


Visit the public transport website here for detailed information about these services and other bus routes to and from the rest of Malta.


You can purchase bus tickets and tallinja cards from Malta International Airport at the below points and outlets:

  • Malta Public Transport Information and Sales Office inside the Welcomers’ Hall (Open from Monday to Sunday between 08:00 and 19:30)
  • 24/7 Dispensing Machine outside Sales Office
  • 24/7 Dispensing Machine beside bus stop, just outside the terminal entrance
  • WHSmith outlet within the Welcomers’ Hall (Open from Monday to Sunday between 10:00 and 19:00)

Additionally, you may purchase tickets on all Malta Public Transport buses.


For information about alternative transport options, including car rentals, taxi services and the airport’s shuttle service, please click here.