COVID-19 - Travel info to Malta

COVID-19 - Travel info to Malta

Malta Covid Travel Regulations - Update as from 14th July 2021 until further notice

As from Wednesday 14th July and until further notice, all passengers (aged 12 years or over) travelling to Malta must present prior boarding and upon arrival a vaccination certificate, full course of vaccination and issued at least 14 days from the date of the administration of the second dose of the vaccine (or single dose in case of Johnson & Johnson) which is recognised by the Superintendent of Public Health. For the latest travel requirements including the list of approved vaccine certificates please click here.

Children from 5 to 11 years of age may travel to Malta by presenting a negative PCR test, which has to be taken within 72 hours prior to arrival in Malta, and given that they are accompanied by their parents or legal guardians, who in turn have to present the recognised vaccine certificate.

Children under 5 years of age do not need a PCR test to travel with their fully vaccinated parents or legal guardians.


Persons who arrive in Malta from any of these countries without being in possession of a vaccination certificate may travel to Malta by presenting a negative PCR test, which has to be taken within 72 hours prior to arrival and submit themselves to a period of quarantine against payment. Please find a list of PCR swabbing centres located in Sicily.

All passengers travelling to Malta shall provide a completed digital Passenger Locator Form (dPLF) available here. A downloaded or printed copy of the dPLF will need to be presented at boarding and upon arrival in Malta.


For further information regarding travel requirements, please contact the Public Health Authority on [email protected] or visit https://deputyprimeminister.gov.mt/en/health-promotion/covid-19/Pages/travel.aspx.