To get from Malta airport to Gozo you must first arrive at Cirkewwa ferry port and then take the ferry to the island of Gozo. To reach Cirkewwa from Malta airport, you can take a taxi which costs 30€ and takes 40 minutes or the X1 bus which costs 2€ one-way and takes 65 minutes to reach the ferry terminal.
Is it easy to get from Malta to Gozo?
Getting to Gozo is easy using the Gozo ferry, or one of the Gozo fast ferry services. The main one departs from Ċirkewwa (at the Northernmost part of Malta) sails to and from Gozo (in around 20 minutes) up to 74 times every day of the week.
How long is the ferry from Malta to Gozo?
The Valletta Gozo ferry route connects Malta with Malta. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, Virtu Ferries Gozo. The crossing operates up to 63 times each week with sailing durations from around 45 minutes.
How far is Gozo from airport?
How far is Gozo from the airport? The distance between Malta Airport and Gozo is 32 km. This can be covered in about 1 hour by car or taxi. By bus, it takes 1.5 hours.
How much is the ferry from Malta to Gozo?
Re: How much does it cost to get the ferry to Gozo from Malta? The cost of a ferry crossing for a car and driver is 15.70 euro. All additional passengers cost 4.65 euro. You only pay on return.
How many days do you need in Gozo?
Visiting Gozo is a perfect day trip. With the majority of people visiting Malta for seven days, taking one day out to visit Gozo would be typical. If time is not on your side, spending half a day here would be fine, although possibly a little rushed.
Is Gozo better than Malta?
Scenery and Attractions Gozo is a preferred tourist destination because of its natural beauty. While Malta has a lot of urbanisation, the island of Gozo features a unique, hilly landscape. It has plenty of open space and a friendly local population.
Can you take a car to Gozo?
Getting around in Gozo In Gozo, you can get around by car or public transport which is offered by Malta Public Transport. You may opt to rent a car from Gozo or Malta, since you can board with your car on the Gozo ferry. Car+driver fare is much more expensive, for a full fare list check out this page.
Do you need a car in Gozo?
You don’t need a car, buses on Malta are cheap and there are plenty of them. Gozo buses are cheap go to all the main places but not so frequent. If you really want to explore Gozo I would suggest a car even if just for a few days.
Are there sandy beaches in Gozo?
Gozo’s only sandy beach, this red-gold stretch is perfect for sinking your toes into. A smattering of sun loungers and parasols are available to rent, while an almost-permanent ice cream truck is parked at the entrance. There’s a beachfront café too.
How do I get from Malta airport to the city?
When travelling from Malta International airport (MLA) to the city centre of Valletta, you have two different transfer options, taking the bus or a taxi. Taking a Malta Airport Taxi is the most convenient option as your journey will take only 16 minutes and cost you 15€.
Where can I sleep in Malta?
There are three main areas in Malta where tourists stay and several other minor ones. The big three most popular areas in which to stay in Malta while visiting are Sliema/St. Julian’s/Gzira, Bugibba/St. Paul’s Bay/Qawra, and Valletta/Floriana.
How do I get from Malta Airport to Sliema?
When making the journey from Malta International (MLA) Airport to Sliema, you have two options, a taxi or a bus. Taking a taxi will cost 20€ and take 25 minutes, while the bus takes 60 minutes and tickets cost 2€ one-way.
Does Gozo ferry take card?
The courier service is operable on any advertised ferry sailing to/from Cirkewwa. All carriage charges must be paid before shipment. Payment may be made by cash or debit/credit card.
Are Gozo ferries running?
Latest Gozo Ferry update: As predicted, due to the gale Force 8 winds and very rough seas, the Gozo ferry service is currently operating from around Comino.
Can you use pounds in Malta?
The only currency used in the Maltese islands is the Euro, which was adopted on 1 January 2008 after the country joined the European Union on 1 May 2004.
Is it worth staying in Gozo?
i would recommend just visiting for the day in Gozo rather than spending a night there. It is nice, but it’s very very quiet and not much to do at night. Commino is beautiful, but I wouldn only spend a day there if I was planning on swimming and snorkelling.
Are there buses on Gozo?
There are 15 bus routes in Gozo. Buses run every hour in each direction, apart from the 301 between Victoria (Rabat) and Mġarr (ferry terminal), which operates every 30 minutes. These times are the same every day of the week, throughout winter and summer.
How do I spend my day at Gozo?
Things to do in Gozo on a Day Trip The cathedral at the heart of the Citadel. The view of the island from the Citadel. Ta’ Pinu Basilica. An aerial view of the Basilica near the coast. The peaceful Wied il-Ghasri inlet. Some of the ancient salt pans.