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Affordable Flights to CAGLIARI

From Malta to Cagliari
Starting from 40 EURO

With affordable flights to Cagliari from Malta, discover the beautiful island of Sardinia, a place full of sunshine, history, and lovely beaches. Book direct with Universal Air for great prices and best availability.

Why Fly to Cagliari?

Flying to Cagliari is a quick and convenient trip that offers something for everyone. Cagliari, the capital of Sardinia, is known for its rich history, welcoming people and beautiful beaches. Its an ideal spot for a relaxing getaway or an exciting adventure. When you fly with Universal Air, you’ll enjoy a comfortable journey, a comfy seat, surprising amount of legroom and speedier boarding.

What to do in Cagliari

Visit the Castello District: This historic area sits on a hilltop with panoramic views of the Gulf of Cagliari. Here, you can explore medieval streets, the Cathedral of Santa Maria, and the Bastione di Saint Remy.

Explore the Roman Amphitheatre: Carved into the side of a hill, this ancient amphitheatre dates back to the 2nd century AD. It once hosted gladiator battles and could seat up to 10,000 spectators.

Relax on Poetto Beach: Stretching for 8 kilometers, Poetto is Cagliari’s main beach and is popular for its clear waters and lively beachfront bars.

Discover the Mercato di San Benedetto: This vibrant market is one of the largest covered fish markets in Italy, offering a vast array of seafood, fresh produce, and local delicacies.

Stroll through Molentargius-Saline Natural Park: This park is ideal for birdwatching, especially for flamingos, which can be seen in the large salt pans that are part of the park’s ecosystem.

Enjoy the National Archaeological Museum: This museum houses one of the most extensive collections of Sardinian artifacts, including nuragic bronze figures, Roman ceramics, and early medieval jewellery.

Take a boat trip from the Marina: A boat trip can offer a unique perspective of Cagliari from the sea, with options to explore nearby caves and coves.

Flights to Cagliari

Take a long weekend trip to Cagliari with Universal Air flights conveniently scheduled on Thursdays and Sundays. Enjoy a relaxing short break, exploring the beautiful sights and sounds of this enchanting Sardinian city. Whether you’re looking to unwind or seek new adventures. Cagliari is the perfect getaway destination.

How to Book Flights

You can find affordable direct flights to Cagliari throughout the year. 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 of your choice and 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 Questions on Cagliari

Where to stay in Cagliari?

When visiting Cagliari, you have a variety of accommodation options to choose from, catering to different tastes and budgets. Here are some suggestions for where to stay in the city:
Luxury Hotels:
T Hotel: This stylish, contemporary hotel offers spa facilities and a chic bar, located a short distance from the historic centre.
Hotel Villa Fanny: Situated in a quiet area close to the university, this boutique hotel provides a luxurious and intimate setting.
Mid-range Hotels:
Hotel Nautilus: Located right on Poetto Beach, this hotel offers stunning sea views and easy access to beach activities.
Hotel Italia: In the heart of the city, near the railway station and the Marina district, this hotel is perfect for those who want to explore the city on foot.
Budget Accommodations:
Hostel Marina: A great option for budget travelers, offering basic but comfortable rooms and a friendly atmosphere.
Apartments and Holiday Rentals:
Various options are available throughout the city on platforms like Airbnb or Booking.com, which can be ideal for families or those preferring a more home-like environment.
These options cater to various preferences, whether you’re looking for luxury, proximity to the beach, or a budget-friendly stay in Cagliari.

How may days do you need in Cagliari?

Spending around three to four days in Cagliari is ideal for exploring the city’s main attractions and soaking in its atmosphere without feeling rushed.
Day 1: Visit the historic Castello district, explore the medieval streets, and see landmarks like the Cathedral of Santa Maria and the Bastione di Saint Remy. Finish your day with a sunset view from the top of the Bastione.
Day 2: Spend the day at Poetto Beach, enjoying the sun and sea, and possibly venturing into the nearby Molentargius-Saline Natural Park for some birdwatching.
Day 3: Delve into Sardinian culture and history at the National Archaeological Museum and wander through the lively Mercato di San Benedetto. You can also consider a boat trip from the marina to explore the surrounding waters.
If you have a fourth day, it could be used for further exploration of nearby areas, additional relaxing at the beach, or visiting other sites in Cagliari that pique your interest, like the Roman Amphitheatre or additional local markets. This schedule strikes a good balance between sightseeing, relaxation, and deeper exploration.

How to get from the Airport to the city centre?

Getting from Cagliari Elmas Airport to the city centre is straightforward, with several options available:
Train: The train is a quick and efficient way to reach the city centre. The train station is located right outside the airport terminal, and it takes about 5-7 minutes to reach the central station, Cagliari. Trains run approximately every 20 minutes.
Bus: The ARST public transport company operates buses from the airport to the city centre. The journey takes about 10-15 minutes. Buses are frequent, and you can catch one directly outside the arrivals area.
Taxi: Taxis are available outside the arrivals hall. The ride to the city centre takes about 10-15 minutes, depending on traffic, and is a convenient option if you have a lot of luggage or prefer a direct route to your accommodation.
Car Rental: Several car rental agencies operate at the airport if you prefer to drive yourself. Having a car can be particularly useful if you plan to explore beyond Cagliari during your stay.
Each of these options provides a reliable way to get from Cagliari Airport to the city centre, allowing you to choose based on your budget, time, and preference.

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