MTV traffic arrangements

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As from 18th June from 17.00hrs car park at the end of the Granaries (in front of Catholic Institute) will be closed.  Furthermore, St Publius Street, which is the road leading  to the  Catholic Institute and Pope John XXXIII  (the side street between the Institute and garden) are to be closed and clear of cars from the 21st June from 15.00hrs until the 28th June at midnight.  The end of St Publius street beyond the Catholic Institute towards the petrol station will be cleared and closed from June 24th from 05.00hrs onwards

On the day of the concert 26th June:

·         No parking will be allowed in Triq Sarria and in front of the St Publius Church, in St Publius Street and the surrounding streets of Triq l-Isqof Caruana, Triq id-Dejqa and J.Lopez with effect from 05.00hrs.

·         Triq Sarria will be closed to traffic and buses until Thursday 27th June till noon.

·         In addition the car park next to the Phoenicia hotel will be cleared and closed to the public from 13.00hrs.

·         Coaches can drop off patrons to the concert near APS bank is St Anne St (near the fountain) and move on to park at Horn’s Ditch (near SPCA) from where they will also load the return trip.

·         As every year there will be a dedicated area for special needs patrons, the drop off point is at the Independence Monument at the end of The Mall.  Access will be allowed through Sarria St.  The area can host 50 people including the persons accompanying, it is planned for maximum of one person per each special needs individual.  It is advised to plan to arrive early to avoid traffic and disappointment as spaces are on first come first served basis.  It is also suggested to organise group travel.


Special Arriva Routes for Isle of MTV – Malta Special 2013 


N13    Msida – Sliema – St Julians (Paceville)

X90   Paola – Fgura – Żabbar – Marsaskala

X80   Marsa – Paola – Tarxien – Żejtun – Ghaxaq – Marsaxlokk – Birżebbuġa

X40   Msida – Birkirkara (Valley Rd) – Lija – Mosta – Mġarr (on request)  

X20   Pietà – Msida – Gżira (Rue D’Argens) – Mrabat – San Ġwann – Kappara        

X30   Msida Heights – Swatar (bypass) – Iklin – Naxxar – Għargħur –  Mosta – Burmarrad – Buġibba

X41   Mosta – St Paul’s Bay – Xemxija – Mellieħa – Ċirkewwa

X50   Ħamrun – Fleur de Lys – Attard – Rabat – Mtarfa (on request) – Dingli

X60   Ħamrun – Marsa – Qormi – Żebbuġ – Siġġiewi (on request)

X10   Senglea – Cospicua – Vittoriosa – Kalkara – Xagħra (on request)

X70   Luqa – Kirkop – Safi – Żurrieq – Mqabba – Qrendi


The cost for the Isle of MTV special bus service will be €3.   The special day ticket will allow travel on all Arriva Malta services during the day, and remain valid for the trip back home following the event and can be purchased from all Arriva ticket booths (Valletta, Sliema, Bugibba and Malta International Airport) and as listed online at

Following the event the special Arriva MTV bus service will operate between midnight and 0200hrs, when the last buses leave the station.

More information on the special Arriva MTV bus services can be found on or through our Customer Care Centre on 2122 2000 (or

Monique Chambers

Monique started indulge in 2011 and has since created Indulge Me GIFT and Indulge Me FOOD and volume 1 of The Artists Directory - Malta. A marketing professional by trade, Monique's passion is to promote local talent and Malta in general. Free time is her biggest indulgence, when she can tinker in her craft room or the kitchen, or be selfish with a book, the sofa and good glass of wine (of course, wearing something beautiful and with freshly coiffed hair!)

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