Information about Malta
Population: 452,515 est 2011
Capital: Valleta 6,966 Hab (2011)
Official Languages: maltese and english
The national flag of Malta is Air Malta (KM)
Main cities: Valletta, Luga, Rabat, Marsaxlokk, Birzebbuga.
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Malta in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Malta, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Malta - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Euro (€, EUR)
Time Zone: (GMT+1) summer time (GMT+2)
International travel to Malta is allowed. You need to meet the requirements to ensure entry is allowed.
If another country has been visited in the previous 14 days that is classified as a 'dark red zone', travelers without travel authorization will not be allowed to enter and most vaccine exemptions will be revoked. The dark red zone list and full details can be found HERE
Travelers who present a valid international certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19, using an approved vaccine, are exempt from the testing and quarantine requirements. The final dose must have been administered at least 14 days prior to departure. Only approved vaccination certificates are considered valid for travel exemptions. You can find a complete list of recognized certificates HERE
Travelers can provide their EU digital certificate on paper or digitally as proof of vaccination. Health documents provided in this way will not require additional verification on arrival. Full details on the EU digital certificate, including how EU residents can access their certificate, can be found HERE
Travelers must be quarantined for 14 days upon arrival at a designated facility. Accommodation will cost EUR 100 per night, including breakfast. Travelers are subject to further testing as decided by health authorities. Residents can request to self-quarantine at an alternate address, as long as there are no unvaccinated individuals staying at the residence or accommodation. The request must be made online at least 10 days prior to travel at https://travelauthorisation.gov.mt/
Upon arrival, proof of a negative PCR test must be presented, taken within the previous 72 hours.
A digital passenger location form must be completed prior to departure.
For more details on the website of the Government of Malta