The Maltese Islands are
not very large, which makes getting around relatively trouble-free.
For types of travel around Gozo choose an option
from the menu on the left.
The public bus service in Gozo is a good way to get
around as buses serve
the major tourist areas, go practically everywhere and are cheap
and efficient. The cost of a bus route is about 25c (€0.58),
while the average ride is between ten and twenty minutes.
a car is a good option if you want to get to the farther reaches
of the island, Taxis
is another alternative but can be somewhat expensive. All the road
signs are in English
and driving is
on the left.
Major and local car hires are located on Gozo with
daily rates of €16 - €28. International and national driving
licenses are acceptable. A number of internationally based car
hiring firms as well as local garages also offer the services of
motorbikes or mountain bicycles is another viable option, as
this allows travel to more isolated beaches/locations
which are not easily accessible to cars.
A regular ferry
service links Gozo to Malta, taking about 20 minutes each way.
There are also regular boat services between each island and Comino.
Flights to and from the Maltese islands arrive
from Luqa Airport (in Malta). Travelling distance from the airport
to Gozo is around 1 hour including the ferry