Malta

👥 Population: 470,000

🕑 Time Zone: Central European Time (CET): UTC +1

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🌞 Weather
🗣 Hear from a local
🚈 Getting around
🧭 Where to live
🏠 Temporary accommodation
🍏 Groceries
📼 Travel remotely
👩‍💻 Work space

Malta consists of several islands where Malta is the main island. Most of the population lives here and since it is so small, most towns blend into one another.

Weather

The weather in Malta is mediterranean featuring hot summers and warm, wet winters. Summers are usually 30°C on average and winters are 15°C.

Getting around

Uber available

❌ no, use eCabs, Taxify and local taxis instead.

From airport

Malta International Airport

Bus: With Malta Public Transport it takes 40 minutes from the airport to the city. Tickets start at €1.50.

Car rentals: Car rental options

Within

Malta Public Transport

Method: Bus

Where to live

Sliema/St. Julians/Gzira: Good areas for restaurants, cafes, shopping and nightlife.

Bugibba/St. Paul’s Bay/Qawra: Popular amongst Expats and tourists. Budget friendly and good for backpackers. Lots of bars, restaurants and cafes.

Mellieha: A seaside town, picturesque and relaxed. Offers lots of restaurants, cafes and shops. Budget friendly.

Temporary accommodation

Airbnb

Website

A 1 bedroom place typically costs between €800 and €1,200 per month.

A 2 bedroom place typically costs between €900 and €2,000 per month.

Groceries

Markets

Pitkali, Ta’ Qali

Birgu Market

Birkirkara Market

Supermarkets

Arkadia

LIDL

Valyou

Scotts

Travel remotely

Work space

To get you started quickly, we focused on picking one, cool, unique, and comfortable coworking space per location. Prices are for a desk in a shared space, for every day use. Expect dedicated spaces to cost more.

Coworking space

Glashaus

Prices are from €250 per month.