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Valletta (Malta)

Cruise Port schedule, live map, terminals, news

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Region
Mediterranean - Black Sea

Local Time
2019-10-18 10:56

min: 71 °F (21 °C) / max: 73 °F (23 °C) 72°F
22°C
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Min / Max Temperature73 °F / 23 °C
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Valletta is the main port and capital city of Malta (island country in Mediterranean Sea, southern Europe). Malta Island is located midway between North Africa and Sicily Island (Italy). Since 1974, Malta is a British Commonwealth nation. The other Malta cruise port is Mġarr Harbour (on Gozo Island).

Port Valletta (Malta) cruise port

The cruise port is located within the Grand Harbour, which is a natural deep-water harbor waterway. The Valletta Cruise Port is a subsidiary company of Global Ports Holding

La Valletta City was founded by the 49th Grand Master of Knights of St John - Jean Parisot de Valette (1495-1568). Most of town's medieval structures still remain.

In 2015, Port Valletta handled 668,277 cruise passengers (29% increase over 2014). The cruise port in 2016 reported a record year with a total of 682,222 cruisers (embarking passengers were excluded), or 2% increase over 2015. During 2016, the port was booked by 42 different cruise shipping operators and 81 different vessels. In 2016, Gozo Island received 19 cruise ship calls and around 7,000 passengers.

In 2017, Port Valletta handled 330 cruiseship calls and 700,000+ tourists. With P&O UK's ship Oceana in the Mediterranean during 2017 season, the port had scheduled 27 calls and over 100,000 passengers via P&O's fly-cruise deals (fares inclusive of flights from UK to Malta and back). The port also had another 5 calls with additional 10,000 passengers (visiting Valletta as port of call).

In 2017, Valletta welcomed its 700,000 cruiser. He arrived on MSC Meraviglia and received a free 3-day Malta vacation package for 2. The package (courtesy of Malta Tourism Authority) was inclusive of flights and 2-night luxury hotel (provided by The Saint John Hotel). By the end of 2017, the cruise port reported a record year with handled 340 ship calls and around 780,000 passengers. For season 2017, here were homeported liners from the fleets of P&O UK and TUI. In 2017, Malta's inbound tourism results totaled nearly 2,3 million (15,7% increase over 2016). Total overnights in Malta increased by 10,3%. The tourism industry contributed EUR 1,9 billion to country's economy. As demographics, most cruise ship tourists are from North America (USA and Canada).

For 2018, Valletta City was designated "European Capital of Culture". In 2018, Port Valletta handled nearly 800,000 cruise tourists. Season's highlights included Seabourn Ovation's christening ceremony (held here on May 11).

In 2019 (record year) were handled 830,000+ cruise passenger via 380 ship calls. Season 2019 included roundtrip departures by P&O UK and TUI liners.

Valletta cruise terminal

Valletta Cruise Port is managed by Global Ports Holding Plc (GPH) - currently ranked world's largest cruise port terminal operator with lease agreements in the regions of Europe-Mediterranean, Caribbean, Asia-Pacific.

Cruise ships dock at Valletta Waterfront pier in Valletta Harbour. Currently, the cruise port offers 7 ship berths, of which 4 are within 15-min walk from city center. In 2020 will be inaugurated an extended quay with capacity to handle larger vessels.

Port Valletta (Malta) cruise ship terminal

Ther terminal features 250-year-old warehouses from the baroque era. This is the city's historical Quay Wall where merchant vessels used to dock and unload their cargo.

Port Valletta cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Valletta, Malta. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

DayShipArrivalDeparture
2 October, 2019
Wednesday
MSC Cruises Cruises cruise lineMSC Bellissima08:0018:00
3 October, 2019
Thursday
P&O Cruises Cruises cruise lineOceana06:0021:00
3 October, 2019
Thursday
Holland America Cruises cruise linems Koningsdam08:0023:00
3 October, 2019
Thursday
AIDA Cruises Cruises cruise lineAIDAmira09:0018:00
4 October, 2019
Friday
Compagnie du Ponant Cruises cruise lineLe Bougainville
4 October, 2019
Friday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineSea Cloud II
4 October, 2019
Friday
Fred Olsen Cruises cruise lineBraemar
5 October, 2019
Saturday
Regent Seven Seas Cruises cruise lineSeven Seas Voyager08:0018:00
6 October, 2019
Sunday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineGolden Iris08:0018:00
6 October, 2019
Sunday
Silversea Cruises cruise lineSilver Shadow08:0022:00
6 October, 2019
Sunday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineCrown Iris08:0018:00
7 October, 2019
Monday
TUI Cruises Cruises cruise lineMein Schiff Herz08:0022:00
8 October, 2019
Tuesday
Seabourn Cruises cruise lineSeabourn Odyssey07:0023:00
8 October, 2019
Tuesday
P&O Cruises Cruises cruise lineAurora09:0018:00
8 October, 2019
Tuesday
Celebrity Cruises Cruises cruise lineCelebrity Edge12:0020:00
9 October, 2019
Wednesday
MSC Cruises Cruises cruise lineMSC Bellissima08:0018:00
9 October, 2019
Wednesday
Costa Cruises Cruises cruise lineCosta Fascinosa08:0016:00
9 October, 2019
Wednesday
Celebrity Cruises Cruises cruise lineCelebrity Infinity12:0020:00
9 October, 2019
Wednesday
Norwegian Cruise Line Cruises cruise lineNorwegian Jade13:0021:00
10 October, 2019
Thursday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineSea Cloud
10 October, 2019
Thursday
P&O Cruises Cruises cruise lineOceana06:0021:00
10 October, 2019
Thursday
Celebrity Cruises Cruises cruise lineCelebrity Reflection08:0016:00
11 October, 2019
Friday
Compagnie du Ponant Cruises cruise lineLe Bougainville
11 October, 2019
Friday
AIDA Cruises Cruises cruise lineAIDAvita13:0019:00
12 October, 2019
Saturday
Compagnie du Ponant Cruises cruise lineLe Bougainville
12 October, 2019
Saturday
AIDA Cruises Cruises cruise lineAIDAstella08:0016:00
14 October, 2019
Monday
TUI Cruises Cruises cruise lineMein Schiff Herz07:0022:00
14 October, 2019
Monday
AIDA Cruises Cruises cruise lineAIDAmira09:0018:00
15 October, 2019
Tuesday
MSC Cruises Cruises cruise lineMSC Poesia08:0016:00
16 October, 2019
Wednesday
Pullmantur Cruises cruise linePullmantur Horizon07:0014:00
16 October, 2019
Wednesday
MSC Cruises Cruises cruise lineMSC Bellissima08:0018:00
16 October, 2019
Wednesday
Marella Cruises Cruises cruise lineMarella Discovery08:0016:00
16 October, 2019
Wednesday
Costa Cruises Cruises cruise lineCosta Fascinosa08:0016:00
17 October, 2019
Thursday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineSea Cloud
17 October, 2019
Thursday
P&O Cruises Cruises cruise lineOceana06:0021:00
17 October, 2019
Thursday
Princess Cruises Cruises cruise lineEmerald Princess07:0022:00
17 October, 2019
Thursday
Celebrity Cruises Cruises cruise lineCelebrity Constellation07:0018:00
18 October, 2019
Friday
AIDA Cruises Cruises cruise lineAIDAbella13:0019:00
19 October, 2019
Saturday
Marella Cruises Cruises cruise lineMarella Celebration08:0017:00
20 October, 2019
Sunday
TUI Cruises Cruises cruise lineMein Schiff 608:0022:00
20 October, 2019
Sunday
Norwegian Cruise Line Cruises cruise lineNorwegian Jade13:0021:00
21 October, 2019
Monday
TUI Cruises Cruises cruise lineMein Schiff Herz08:0022:00
22 October, 2019
Tuesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineStar Flyer
23 October, 2019
Wednesday
Princess Cruises Cruises cruise linePacific Princess08:0022:00
23 October, 2019
Wednesday
Costa Cruises Cruises cruise lineCosta Fascinosa08:0016:00
23 October, 2019
Wednesday
MSC Cruises Cruises cruise lineMSC Bellissima08:0018:00
23 October, 2019
Wednesday
AIDA Cruises Cruises cruise lineAIDAcara08:0022:00
24 October, 2019
Thursday
Oceania Cruises Cruises cruise lineOceania Nautica08:0017:00
25 October, 2019
Friday
AIDA Cruises Cruises cruise lineAIDAmira09:0018:00
27 October, 2019
Sunday
Royal Caribbean Cruises cruise lineJewel Of The Seas07:0018:00
27 October, 2019
Sunday
AIDA Cruises Cruises cruise lineAIDAprima13:0020:00
28 October, 2019
Monday
TUI Cruises Cruises cruise lineMein Schiff Herz08:0022:00
28 October, 2019
Monday
Regent Seven Seas Cruises cruise lineSeven Seas Voyager08:0016:00
28 October, 2019
Monday
Holland America Cruises cruise linems Koningsdam08:0023:00
29 October, 2019
Tuesday
Celebrity Cruises Cruises cruise lineCelebrity Edge12:0020:00
30 October, 2019
Wednesday
Costa Cruises Cruises cruise lineCosta Fascinosa08:0016:00
30 October, 2019
Wednesday
MSC Cruises Cruises cruise lineMSC Bellissima08:0018:00
30 October, 2019
Wednesday
Azamara Cruises Cruises cruise lineAzamara Pursuit08:0022:00
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