Affordable Flights to Corfu

From Malta to Corfu
Starting from 45 EURO

With Affordable flights to Corfu from Malta, your gateway to an unforgettable Mediterranean escape is just a booking away. Book direct with Universal Air for great prices and availability.

Why Fly to Corfu?

Corfu is a stunning Greek island in the Ionian Sea, renowned for its rich history, vibrant culture, and breathtaking landscapes.

Here’s why you might consider flying to Corfu

Natural Beauty: Corfu boasts lush greenery, pristine beaches, and crystal-clear waters. It’s perfect for nature lovers and those looking to relax in a picturesque setting.

Historical Sites: Explore Corfu’s intriguing past through its UNESCO World Heritage site, the Old Town of Corfu, which features Renaissance, Baroque, and classical architecture influenced by Venetian, French, and British rule.

Culinary Delights: Taste the unique flavors of Corfiot cuisine, which blends Greek and Italian influences. Don’t miss local specialties like pastitsada and sofrito.

Outdoor Activities: Whether it’s hiking in the Corfu Trail, snorkeling, or sailing around the many small islands nearby, Corfu offers a wealth of activities for the adventurous.

Cultural Festivals: Experience local culture through various festivals and events that celebrate the arts, music, and traditions of Corfu.

Relaxed Lifestyle: The laid-back atmosphere of the island provides a perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life, offering tranquility and a slow-paced lifestyle.

Flying to Corfu can be a gateway to a memorable holiday filled with exploration, relaxation, and cultural immersion.

What to do in Corfu?

Corfu is a treasure trove of activities and sights for every type of traveller. Here are some top things to do when visiting this beautiful Greek island.

Explore Corfu Town

Wander through the charming streets of Corfu Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Visit the Old Fortress for stunning panoramic views, and don’t miss the Liston Promenade for a leisurely coffee or meal.

Enjoy the Beaches

Relax on some of Corfu’s best beaches like Paleokastritsa, Glyfada, and Sidari, where you can swim in azure waters and enjoy the sun.

Explore Achilleion Palace

Visit this neoclassical palace built for Empress Elisabeth of Austria, featuring lush gardens and impressive statues, with a fascinating view of the island.

Drive up Mount Pantokrator

Hike or drive to the summit of Corfu’s highest mountain for breathtaking views across the island and to Albania.

Visit Paleokastritsa Monastery

Positioned atop a hill overlooking the sea, this 13th-century monastery offers peace, spiritual beauty, and art history in one location.

Hike The Corfu Trail

For the active traveller, the Corfu Trail offers a comprehensive way to see the island on foot, stretching from the southern tip to the north over 220 kilometers.

Taste The Local Cuisine

Enjoy traditional Corfiot dishes such as sofrito, bourdeto, and pastitsada at local tavernas. Corfu is also famous for its olive oil and kumquat liqueur.

Take a Boat Tour

Take a boat tour to explore the island’s coastline or visit nearby islands like Paxos and Antipaxos, known for their crystal-clear waters and secluded bays.

Discover Old Perithia

Discover this abandoned village in the north of the island, where you can explore ancient ruins and enjoy local food in rustic tavernas amidst the ruins.

Enjoy The Nightlife

Experience the vibrant nightlife in areas like Kavos or the more laid-back bars and music venues in Corfu Town.

These activities showcase the diverse appeal of Corfu, making it an ideal destination for both relaxation and adventure.

Flights to Corfu

Starting 1 June, we are offering direct flights to Corfu, three times a week departing every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. The flight time from Malta to Corfu is approximately one hours and forty minutes. Enjoy our consistent service throughout the year. Book your trip now and discover the variety Corfu has to offer with Universal Air.

How to Book Flights

In order to get the best deals we recommend booking directly through flyuniversalair.com or you can download our mobile app or call our call centre on +356 212 55 212. Alternatively, you can book directly through your preferred travel agent or call our travel partner FCM Travel on +356 2345 6789.

What’s Included in your Air Fare

When you book a flight with Universal Air, you automatically receive a 15kg checked luggage allowance, as well as a 7kg cabin bag. Enjoy the convenience of selecting complimentary seats at the back of the aircraft or opt for paid seating at the front of the aircraft for quicker boarding and disembarking. Additionally, take advantage of our buy on board service, offering a selection of food and drinks to enhance your travel experience.

Frequently Asked Question on Corfu

Where is Corfu?

Corfu is an island located in the Ionian Sea, which is part of Greece. It’s situated off the northwest coast of the country, close to the borders with Albania. Corfu is known for its rich history, stunning landscapes, beautiful beaches, and vibrant culture, making it a popular destination for tourists.

What Language do they Speak in Corfu?

In Corfu, the primary language spoken is Greek, as it is part of Greece. However, due to its popularity as a tourist destination, English is also widely understood and spoken, especially in areas frequented by tourists.

How Big is Corfu?

Corfu is approximately 588 square kilometers (227 square miles) in size. This makes it one of the larger islands in the Ionian Sea and provides ample space for its diverse landscapes, which range from sandy beaches and coastal resorts to mountainous terrains and traditional villages.

How Far is Corfu from Athens?

Corfu is about 400 kilometers (about 250 miles) northwest of Athens, when measured in a straight line. However, because there’s no direct land route between Athens and Corfu, the actual travel distance depends on the mode of transportation:
By Air
The quickest way to travel between Athens and Corfu is by plane, which typically takes about 1 hour.

By Car and Ferry
If travelling by car, you would drive to a port on the mainland, such as Igoumenitsa, and then take a ferry to Corfu. The driving part to Igoumenitsa takes about 5-6 hours, and the ferry from there to Corfu is about 1.5 to 2 hours.

By Bus and Ferry
Similarly, you can take a bus from Athens to a port and then continue by ferry to Corfu.
So, the total travel time can vary significantly depending on your choice of transportation.

Where to Stay in Corfu?

In Corfu, there are numerous wonderful areas to stay that cater to different preferences, whether you’re looking for a luxurious resort, a quaint bed and breakfast, or something in between. Here are some popular areas:

Corfu Town

Ideal for those who enjoy history and culture. This UNESCO World Heritage site is full of charming streets, historic landmarks, and lovely boutiques. Staying here, you’ll be close to museums, fortresses, and plenty of dining options.


Known for its stunning scenery and lovely beaches, this area is perfect for nature lovers and those looking for a peaceful stay. There are also several monasteries nearby that you can visi


Popular among families and those looking for a lively atmosphere, Sidari offers sandy beaches and lots of tourist amenities, including bars, restaurants, and nightclubs.


A picturesque village with a balance of traditional charm and modern conveniences. It’s great for those who want a quieter holiday but still wish to have access to beaches and nightlife.

Agios Gordios

Known for its breathtaking sunset views and sandy beach, this area is perfect for romantic getaways and those looking to relax by the sea.


Close to Corfu Town, Dassia offers watersports, bars, and restaurants along with a mix of luxury hotels and affordable accommodations.

Each area offers a different experience, so your choice will depend on the kind of holiday you’re looking for. Whether it’s cultural immersion in Corfu Town or beachside relaxation in Paleokastritsa, there’s something for everyone in Corfu.

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