With flights from over 20 main and regional airports from the UK and Ireland we can jet you off to Malta with ease.

Travel in Qawra

Public Transport in Qawra

Public transport is incredibly convenient in Malta. Buses can take you almost anywhere around the island (with a few choice transfers of course). If you’re staying in Qawra and really want to see all Malta has to offer, here is handy advice on how to navigate public transport around the island.

Fancy taking a day trip north to visit the smaller island of Gozo? The 221 is the direct bus route up to the ferry terminal. It leaves from the Qawra bus stop just a little but down the road from Sunny Coast Resort Club and Qawra Palace with an average journey time of 35 minutes. For guests staying in Sunflower Hotel, we’d recommend getting the bus from Mwiezeb. The main bus station located in Bugibba is just a short walk from Qawra and is the ideal place to travel by bus to almost any area of Malta. You can learn more about using public transport by reading our guide to bus passes in Malta. Chevron highley recommends the Hop On Hop Off City Sightseeing Bus for a tour of the sights including full informative commentary.

Of course the most convenient way to get anywhere in Malta is by taxi. It’s an incredibly common sight to see white taxi cabs dotted alongside busy streets and attractions in Qawra. Most taxis run on a fixed fare basis. This is where the price of the fare is listed either on a board beside the vehicle or inside, detailing how much it costs to get to any location on the island. This pricing system ensures tourists aren’t short changed when getting a ride.
Bus in Malta
If you happen to be getting a taxi from the airport upon arrival, you’ll be shown how this system works as you need to pre-pay your fare in the airport terminal before even getting in a taxi.

Hiring a car in Qawra is always a convenient way of getting to see all Malta has to offer. You can pre-book car hire with Chevron, find out more about car hire here.

Planning on trying to see as much as possible around the island? Read about the Top 20 Things to do in Malta and plan your trip today.
Ta' Marija Folklore Dinner Show
03 JAN
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01 JAN

Ta' Marija Folklore Dinner Show

For an evening of culinary delights sprinkled with a lot of liveliness,  special Folklore evenings which start with strolling musicians playin...
 Ta' Marija
Tour Ta' Malta
01 APR
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05 APR

Tour Ta' Malta

The Tour Ta' Malta is an international cycling race that was first held in 1990.
 Malta & Gozo
Palm Sunday
05 Apr

Palm Sunday

This annual feast falls on the Sunday before Easter and commemorates the triumphant entry of Jesus into Jerusalem in the days before his Passi...
Maundy Thursday, Valletta
09 Apr

Maundy Thursday, Valletta

The week leading up to Easter is a good time to be in Malta. Whether you are a believer or not is of little significance as the religious celebrati...
 Valletta , Malta
Good Friday
10 Apr

Good Friday

Good Friday and Easter are celebrated in Malta in a liturgical and ceremonially prominent manner. 
 Malta & Gozo
Easter Sunday
12 Apr

Easter Sunday

Easter exhibits itself in a happier and festive mood. The Statue of the Risen Christ signifies the last act of the Passion of the Christ - Christ t...
The Malta International Fireworks Festival
18 APR
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30 APR

The Malta International Fireworks Festival

The Ministry for Tourism and the Malta Tourism Authority will be organising the latest edition of the Malta Internati...
Gozo Half Marathon
26 Apr

Gozo Half Marathon

The Gozo Half Marathon was first organised in Xaghra, Gozo on the 6th February, 1977. 
 Gozo
AMP Lost and Found - Malta
30 APR
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03 MAY

AMP Lost and Found - Malta

Annie Mac Presents: Lost & Found Festival in the breathtaking Mediterranean island of Malta.
 Malta
Worker's Day
01 May

Worker's Day

Worker's Day is an annual holiday celebrated all over the world.
Worker's Day
01 May

Worker's Day

Worker's Day is an annual holiday celebrated all over the world.
Feast of St. Paul
24 May

Feast of St. Paul

The Feast of St. Paul is celebrated in the village of Munxar in Gozo.
 Marsa
The Valletta Concours d'Elegance
31 May

The Valletta Concours d'Elegance

The Valletta Concours d'Elegance, set inside the walls of the historic baroque city of Valletta, will host a collection of Malta's supreme and inte...
 Valletta, Malta
The Feast of Corpus Christi
07 Jun

The Feast of Corpus Christi

The Feast of Corpus Christi is celebrated in the village of Ghasri in Gozo.
 Ghasri, Gozo
Feast of the Holy Trinity
07 Jun

Feast of the Holy Trinity

The Feast of the Holy Trinity is celebrated in the town of Marsa in Malta
 Marsa, Malta
Għanafest
12 JUN
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13 JUN

Għanafest

Every Summer, this two-day music festival is dedicated to traditional Maltese Għana, or folk song.
Abode on the rock
18 JUN
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22 JUN

Abode on the rock

ABODE on The Rock!You can be sure to expect beaches, boat parties a huge lineup and multiple events.
 Gozo
Isle of MTV Malta
15 JUL
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20 JUL

Isle of MTV Malta

The annual Isle of MTV music event in Malta is an MTV Networks International (MTVNI) production. 
 The Granaries, Malta
Celine Dion Concert
27 Jul

Celine Dion Concert

 As part of her world tour in support of the upcoming album ‘Courage', global pop icon and ballad queen Celine Dion will be perform...
 FROM 07:00 PM TO 11:00 PM
Farsons Great Beer Festival
30 JUL
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08 AUG

Farsons Great Beer Festival

The Farsons Beer Festival is one of the largest and most diverse beer and music festivals organized in Malta. 
 Ta' Qali National Park, Malta
Delicata Classic Wine Festival - Gozo
21 AUG
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23 AUG

Delicata Classic Wine Festival - Gozo

The greatest wine event in Gozo is BACK!
 FROM 07:00 PM TO 11:30 PM
 Nadur Gozo
Il Vitorja (Victory Day)
08 Sep

Il Vitorja (Victory Day)

This date commemorates the end of the Great Siege of 1565, the end of the French occupation of Malta in 1800 and co-incidentally enough the armisti...
 Malta & Gozo
Malta Military Tattoo
19 SEP
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21 SEP

Malta Military Tattoo

The Malta Tattoo is the annual major tourism draw, and is a reflection of Malta’s military music heritage.
 Malta Fairs & Conventions Centre
Independence Day
21 Sep

Independence Day

Malta gained its political Independence from Britain on the 21st September 1964. 
 Malta & Gozo
Żejt iż-Żejtun
26 Sep

Żejt iż-Żejtun

Żejtun will be celebrating the start of the olive-picking season and pressing of oil through its annual festival, fittingly called Żejt iż-Żejtun.
 Żejtun
The Malta International Air Show
26 SEP
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27 SEP

The Malta International Air Show

Held annually each September at the Malta International Airport (ex: RAF Luqa) , the Malta International Air Show, one of Malta's largest outdoor e...
Notte Bianca
03 Oct

Notte Bianca

Notte Bianca (White Night) is an all night event creating an ambience set in the capital city of Valletta.
 Valletta, Malta
Mdina Classic Grand Prix
08 OCT
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11 OCT

Mdina Classic Grand Prix

The Mdina Grand Prix Classic Car Event will be held this October. 
 Mdina, Malta
BirguFest
09 OCT
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12 OCT

BirguFest

This event taking place in Birgu (also known as Vittoriosa), which is one of Malta's oldest and most historic cities, has now become an annual nati...
 Vittoriosa (Birgu)
Rolex Middle Sea Race
17 Oct

Rolex Middle Sea Race

The Rolex Middle Sea Race is a highly rated offshore classic, often mentioned in the same breath as the Rolex Fastnet, The Rolex Sydney - Hobart an...
 FROM 11:00 AM TO 12:00 AM
 Valletta, Malta
Three Palaces Festival
06 NOV
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15 NOV

Three Palaces Festival

Three Palaces: Celebrating Music with performances set in historically important and magnificent buildings.
 FROM 08:00 PM TO 09:00 PM
 Valletta, Malta
Christmas & New Year's In Malta & Gozo
01 DEC
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06 JAN

Christmas & New Year's In Malta & Gozo

Christmas is a highly celebrated festivity in Malta and Gozo, both for its religious significance a well as in its more social aspect. The season i...
 Malta & Gozo
New Year's Day
01 Jan

New Year's Day

The start of a brand new year is a day of celebration all around the world.
 Malta & Gozo
Worker's Day
01 May

Worker's Day

Worker's Day is an annual holiday celebrated all over the world.
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