The cheapest times to fly from MLA to LIS are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • May 21st to July 8th
  • November 5th to December 16th

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 LIS is early December. Prices can be as high as $427 for Friday flights during mid August, or as low as $107 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Lisbon

Flying from Malta (MLA) to Lisbon (LIS) will usually cost between $118 to $357 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $184. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $351. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $166 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $233 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MLA to LIS flight.

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

MLA to LIS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MLA to LIS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Malta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LIS, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into MLA. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Lisbon, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Malta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $46 (18%) 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 $207. Return trip prices are from the LIS 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 LIS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 20 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking MLA to LIS

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 LIS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Rome (MLA > FCO > LIS)

  • Price for both tickets: $218
  • Average savings: $15 (6.24%)

See MLA to BGY flights

Hack #2: Bergamo (MLA > BGY > LIS)

  • Price for both tickets: $224
  • Average savings: $9 (3.87%)

See MLA to FCO flights

Hack #3: Charleroi (MLA > CRL > LIS)

  • Price for both tickets: $232
  • Average savings: $1 (0.43%)

See MLA to CRL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Air Europa, Air France, Air Malta, Alitalia, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, easyJet, Eurowings, Iberia, Jet2, KLM, Lufthansa, Luxair, Norwegian Air International, Qatar Airways, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Transavia, Turkish Airlines, Vueling, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Lisboa Airport to Luqa International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1309 miles or 2107 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MLA to LIS flight is about 3 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Malta and Lisbon?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from MLA to LIS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MLA
Origination airport name Luqa International Airport
City Malta
Country Malta
Latitude 35.8
Longitude 14.5

Return Airport

Destination code LIS
Destination airport name Lisboa Airport
City Lisbon
Country Portugal
Latitude 38.8
Longitude -9.1


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