Gozo Channel’s fourth ferry ‘is here to stay’

Gozo’s fourth ferry ‘is here to stay’, according to Gozo Minister Justyne Caruana. The Nikolaus was initially chartered from a Greek shipping company for six months and arrived in June. Since then it has proved a huge hit with passengers, drastically reducing the queues at both Mgarr and Cirkewwa. Dr Caruana said that Gozo Channel […]

Electric cars to go free on the Gozo Channel ferries

You’ll be able to use the Gozo ferries for free soon – if you drive an electric car. The week-long special offer to celebrate Santa Marija has been announced by Gozo Channel. The idea is to encourage more Maltese drivers to switch from petrol to electric-powered cars. Gozo minister Justyne Caruana welcomed the scheme, which […]

New Gozo ferry ‘already making a difference’

The new Gozo ferry has gone straight to work, just hours after arriving in Malta from Greece. The ship, Nikolaus, was hailed by commuters on social media as ‘already making a difference’ to the queues waiting to board the ferries at Mgarr and Cirkewwa. Gozo Minister Justyne Caruana said: ‘Although Nikolaos is scheduled to become officially […]

More Gozo ferry crossings than ever this summer

Gozo Channel will be operating more ferry crossings than ever this summer. The ferry operator has unveiled its new timetable, which starts on Monday 17 June. It shows that services will run every 30 minutes during the weekday morning rush to cope with the increased demand from commuters and tourists. Ferries will operate every morning […]