The cheapest times to fly from MLA to PBI are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 23rd to June 17th (except the week of May 28th)
  • October 29th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from MLA to PBI is early May. Prices can be as high as $2116 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $803 for Tuesday flights around early May.


When to Fly to West Palm Beach

Flying from Malta (MLA) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL (PBI) will usually cost between $896 to $1593 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $874. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1815. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $940 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1048 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MLA to PBI flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MLA to PBI route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

MLA to PBI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MLA to PBI flight is priced close to the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Malta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $185 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1033. Return trip prices are from the PBI to MLA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MLA to PBI can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 42 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from MLA to PBI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 63 miles (101 km) away from PBI
  • Usually 36.07% less expensive than PBI
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLA to MIA flights

Destination alternative #2: Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from PBI
  • Usually 6.97% less expensive than PBI
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLA to FLL flights


Flight Hacking MLA to PBI

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from MLA to PBI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Gothenburg (MLA > GOT > PBI)

  • Price for both tickets: $627
  • Average savings: $421 (40.17%)

See MLA to OSL flights

Hack #2: Oslo (MLA > OSL > PBI)

  • Price for both tickets: $643
  • Average savings: $405 (38.65%)

See MLA to GOT flights

Hack #3: Copenhagen (MLA > CPH > PBI)

  • Price for both tickets: $644
  • Average savings: $405 (38.6%)

See MLA to CPH flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MLA to PBI? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air Malta, Alitalia, American, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Palm Beach International Airport to Luqa International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5399 miles or 8689 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MLA to PBI?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MLA to PBI flight is about 10 hour 42 minutes.

How many flights go between Malta and West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from MLA to PBI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMLA
Origination airport nameLuqa International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codePBI
Destination airport namePalm Beach International Airport
CityWest Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL
Countrythe United States


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