Malta’s over-75s can now take the bus for free

Senior citizens aged 75 and over can use Malta’s buses for free from today. An estimated 19,000 people qualify for the new scheme, which was first announced in the Budget last October. Children, students and people with disabilities already benefit from free bus travel in Malta. Transport Minister Ian Borg said that the government’s aim […]

Here’s when buses will be running in Malta over Christmas

Malta’s buses will soon begin operating their festive timetables, so make sure you’re clued up on the changes if you plan to be on the go this Christmas. Malta Public Transport will operate on a reduced schedule during Christmas week, starting from Monday 23 December. The service is due to return to normal on Wednesday […]

Bus driver escapes unhurt after horror Floriana crash

A bus driver is lucky to be alive after a horror early-morning crash in Floriana. The bus, operated by Malta Public Transport, ended up slamming into a tree in the centre of St Anne Street as it headed towards Valletta. Fortunately, there no were no passengers on the bus at the time, despite earlier reports, […]

Cheaper bus fares in Malta and Gozo

Catching the bus will cost you less from Sunday in Malta and Gozo. Cheaper bus fares have been introduced for winter by Malta Public Transport. From Sunday, two-hour tickets will cost you 50c less if you pay in cash rather than using a pre-paid travel card. In a Facebook post, the company confirmed that commuters […]