Malta is a tiny but jam-packed island of culture and landmarks. Finnair serves Malta from Malta International Airport (MLA). No matter whereabouts you are based, with our easy, reliable flights, Malta is within reach. Join us on board our flights to Malta to experience our Nordic hospitality.
Destinations in the Republic of Malta served by Finnair
From the city of Malta you can easily explore everything the small island paradise has to offer. You can fill an idyllic day simply walking around the picturesque streets of Valletta and Vittoriosa. Take a swim in the crystal clear blue lagoon, or dive right into the sea. If you’d like to find out more about the culture of Malta, there are many historic sites, museums and places of worship to visit.
Typical food and drink in the Republic of Malta
The food in Malta is very rustic and dependant on local produce. That means that the menus change with the seasons. Traditional dishes to try include a fish pie known as lampuki pie, rabbit stew, and kapunata, a dish similar to ratatouille.
Practical information about the Republic of Malta
Currency – Euro (€).
Time Zone – UTC+01:00 (or UTC+02:00 during daylight saving time).
Tipping – A tip of 5-10% of the bill total is customary.
Water – The tap water is safe to drink in Malta but many visitors find the taste very unpleasant.
Electricity – 230 volts or 50 Hz.