How to get here

Getting to and from the Malta National Aquarium is easy. You can visit the Malta National Aquarium using your car or by using one of the various public transport methods connecting the complex. You’ll be on your way to the Malta National Aquarium in no time!
By Bus

Travelling to the complex by bus is straightforward with several bus routes to choose from. Bus tickets can also be purchased on the bus from the bus driver.

  • From the Airport: X3
  • From Valletta: 45, 48, 31
  • From Mellieha: 221
  • From Sliema: 212
  • From Rabat: 186

For further information and routes visit the Malta Public Transport website.

By car or taxi

Another option to get to the Malta National Aquarium is to opt for a taxi or by car. The complex is conveniently located in a prominent location in Qawra.

We are located at:

Malta National Aquarium
Triq it-Trunciera
Qawra, San Pawl il-Bahar

Free parking is available on premises for visitors.


The complex has an internal and external car park with over 140 parking spaces which is free of charge when visiting the Aquarium. The parking is also available for use to the general public against a fee per hour. It can also be used by patrons of the restaurants and beach club which entails to a redeemed parking ticket for free.

Accessibility at the Malta National Aquarium

Safe and reliable mobility is one of our primary challenges. “Access for All” is a design philosophy that envisions a built environment designed with the specific and changing needs of all individuals; irrespective of their age, status and physical capabilities.

We embrace this policy and the complex is a quality experience for all to enjoy.

This is especially the case for children, people with disabilities and the elderly, whose freedom of movement may be restricted. We strive to have our immediate surroundings secure, accessible, aesthetically pleasing and stimulating to the senses. The complex is also equipped and designed with the essential amenities and facilities close by.