Malta International Airport (MLA)Location: The airport is situated three miles (5km) southwest of the capital, Valletta.
Time: GMT +1 (GMT +2 from last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October)
Contacts: Tel: +356 2124 9600
Getting to the city: Malta Airport has a system whereby passengers pre-pay before boarding a taxi. The taxi booth is situated in the Welcomers Hall, where the fare can be paid in exchange for a voucher that is then presentated to the taxi driver. Regular buses X1, X2, X3, and X4 operate between the airport and various points in Malta.
Car rental: Car rental companies at Malta International include Avis, Budget, First Car Rental, Green Motion, Goldcar, Europcar, Hertz, Thrifty, and Sixt.
Airport Taxis: Taxi service is available 24 hours a day from Malta International Airport to any destination in Malta. Pre-paid tickets, at fixed rates, can be purchased from the ticket booth inside the Welcomers Hall in Arrivals.
Facilities: There are several restaurants, bars, shops and a duty-free outlet in the departure area. Banks and 24-hour foreign exchange bureaux are also available at Malta International Airport. Disabled facilities are good; wheelchairs can be organised through the airlines.
Parking: Short-term parking at Malta International Airport is free for the first 10 minutes, then charged at €2 for the first hour, €3 for two hours, and up to €10 for 12 hours. Any duration after that costs €15, the same price of each additional day.