Luqa Malta International Airport

Everything you need to know before departing from or arriving to Malta Airport

Services at Malta Airport

Krystof Hajek updated 14. 11. 2023

Find out what services and facilities are available at Malta Luqa Airport. Where is the best place to eat and shop?

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Internet and wi-fi

Unlimited free wi-fi is available throughout the airport. Connect to the "Maltairport Wi-fi" network without having to log in via sms code or fill in your email address.

If you use an EU sim card, you can make calls and use data in Malta at the same prices as in your home country.

Otherwise, get a data e-sim quickly and easily on the web

Shops and supermarket

After passing through security, you will find yourself in a large duty free shop. Other shops in the transit and public areas include mainly travel goods and luxury fashion.

In the public part of the airport, there is a WHSmith newsagent in the arrivals hall (closes at 21:00) and an "Agenda Booshop" newsagent in the departures hall, open 24/7. In both places you can buy drinks and sweets in addition to printed materials.

Regular grocery supermarket The Convenice Shop is located in the Skyparks Business Center building about 200 metres north of the terminal. The supermarket is on the ground floor at the back right. It is open daily from 8:00-21:00.

A pharmacy is available in the public area of the arrivals hall with opening hours 8:00-14:30 and 15:30-22:00.

Dining options

Restaurants are plentiful at Malta Airport, with more branches in the public area (landside). After security you will only come across 3 food outlets. Check the opening hours of popular chains:

  • KFC (10:00-22:00)
  • Burger King (10:00-22:00)
  • Costa Coffee (8:30-22:00)

In the public area you will find most restaurants in the basement. Follow the signs "Food Court", which will lead you to a spacious room with comfortable seating.

Other restaurants are located in the "Skyparks Business Center" building about 200 meters from the terminal.

In the transit area, you can take advantage of the Hard Rock Café and two snack bars with a selection of sandwiches and hot meals.

For a complete list of restaurants, visit the airport's website.

Luggage storage

Luggage storage can be found in the departure lounge. First, you report to the information desk that you wish to use the baggage room and then a member of staff will take you to a special baggage room.

Again, you must first contact the information desk to collect your luggage. It is open 24/7 and the fee is 5 eur for up to 12 hours or 10 eur for 24 hours. For current prices, please visit the airport website:


ATMs are located throughout the airport and operated by the following companies. Fees are shown for withdrawals made with a foreign card denominated in euros.

  • Bank of Valletta (BOV) - no withdrawal fee (departure hall near Costa Coffe)
  • HSBC - no withdrawal fee (arrivals hall)
  • Euronet - withdrawal fee 4,50 eur (transit departure area)

Observation deck

The aircraft observation deck is available on the 3rd floor of the public area and is accessible free of charge 24 hours a day.

Drinking water

After passing through security, you'll find cold drinking water fountains near most restrooms. You can fill your own bottle with water for free.

Smoking room

After going through security, you can use the partially outdoor smoking area near the "Relish" restaurant.

Charging electronics

The airport is equipped with stands with sockets for charging. You will also find these located in the seats and all restaurants.

Krystof Hajek

Krystof is the editor-in-chief of Cestee. He is also an avid traveller with 574 flights and 73 countries visited.

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