Road Closure – Balzan – Tuesday 20-01-2015

Transport Malta notifies that due to construction works, Triq Idmejda (as from HSBC Balzan branch) will be closed to vehicular traffic on Tuesday 20th January 2015 between 09:00hrs and 16:00 hrs. Bus Route 106 will be diverted from Balzan square (behind the church) to Triq Guze’ Bonnici, Triq Antonio Micallef, Triq Wied Hal Balzan, Triq […]

Five Bids Submitted for the Construction of a New Junction at Kappara

Following the issue of a Tender for Construction of a Grade Separated Junction at Kappara last September, which closed yesterday, Transport Malta has received bids from five consortia. The Bids received are the following: Kappa Jv SJ Kappara J.V. Tirrena Scavi S.p.a. K7JV Pons PST Malta JVC Works on the project, which is co-funded by […]

Are you medically fit to drive?

Following the publication of various reports in the media that claim that Transport Malta should revise its procedures for the granting of a driving licence, the Authority, without going into the merits of cases which are sub-judice, clarifies that the medical requirements specified in the Motor Vehicles (Driving Licences) Regulations (SL.65.18) are in accordance with […]

Extension of Gas Conversion Scheme to Convert Vehicles to Autogas/LPG

As announced in the Budget 2015 speech, Transport Malta, in conjunction with the Ministry for Transport and Infrastructure, is extending the scheme to incentivise vehicle owners to convert their vehicle’s fuel system to Autogas/LPG. This is another environment friendly budget measure aimed at reducing the amount of emissions generated from road traffic. Subject to various […]

Spanish firm officially takes over Maltese Public Transport

The Spanish Firm Autobuses de Leon took over public transport service in Malta officially.  The name Malta Public Transport, will however remain in use. In the coming months, as the new buses are delivered, new routes will be introduced. The public transport will cover 3 million kilometers more each year. The routes are planned according […]

ROAD CLOSURE – KENNEDY DRIVE 9th January 2015 to 16th January 2015

Kennedy Drive, from Bugibba junction up to junction for road leading to t’Alla w Ommu, will be completely closed to traffic between Friday 9th January 2015 (closed after morning peak hours) and Friday 16th January 2015. From same junction onwards, traffic may proceed southbound (along saltpans and beyond) in a single lane, one way, configuration […]

Barrakka Lift, Public Transport and Floriana Park & Ride Special Services for New Year\’s eve

During the New Year festivities, the following special services will be provided: Barrakka Lift service Wednesday 31st December 2014 service will be extended to 04:00hrs of Thursday 01st January Use of lift will be free of charge from 17:00hrs onwards on this occasion.   Public Transport A special night public transport service shall be provided on […]

Psaila Street Birkirkara temporarily closed this weekend (13th December) for St. Joseph Road Race

Part of Triq Psaila direction to Birkirkara will be closed for vehicular traffic on Saturday 13th December 2014 between 08:00hrs and 11:00hrs due to the racing event being organised by the Birkirkara St Joseph Sport Club. Public transport will be diverted onto Triq Mannarino and onto Triq Wignacourt. Motorists are advised to proceed with caution. […]

Milied fil-Pjazza at Għargħur

The Gharghur Local Council will be organizing the annual event Milied fil-Pjazza on Sunday 14th December. In connection with this event, part of Triq San Bartilmew, Triq l-Oratorju, Triq Karmnu Zarb and Misrah il-Knisja will be closed for traffic as from 09:00 to 14:00. More details on the actual event on Gharghur Local Council\’s website.

Scrappage Scheme

Transport Malta Receiving Applications for the New Grant Scheme on the Purchase of New Environment-Friendly Vehicles as from 1st December 2014. As announced in the Budget 2015 speech, Transport Malta, in conjunction with the Ministry for Transport and Infrastructure, has launched another grant scheme to incentive the purchase of new category M1 motor vehicles (passenger cars). This […]