Car Hire in Malta
This information is correct as of July 2015.
The most convenient way to get around Montana in the United States and its cities is by car, as most destinations tend to be spread far and wide. Renting a car will allow you to be able to pass by and even stop at cities and towns that are not frequently served by public transportation. Rent a car in the nearest area with car rental services and drive to, through, and around Malta.
Where to hire a car in Malta
There is little to no information regarding car rental companies located in the city of Malta itself. The nearest car rental locations are in Great Falls Airport, approximately 270 kilometres from Malta. Companies stationed there are Alamo, Avis, Enterprise, Hertz, National Car Rental, and Budget. The major form of road transportation in Malta is the Amtrak.
What to expect when hiring a car from Malta
If driving into Malta from Great Falls, head northeast on US Highway 87 towards Havre, Montana. Turn east onto US Highway 2, and keep going in that direction to reach Montana. On your way you will pass through the communities of Chinook and Harlem, both of which have full services for travellers. The three major interstates in Montana are I-15, I-90, and I-94.
Getting to your destination
Helena is Montana's state capital. Must-do activities here is to visit the Great Northern Carousel and Ice Cream Parlour, which is a hand-carved carousel built in 2002, and exploring the museum ExplorationWorks in the Great Northern Town Center downtown. If you play golf, drop by Bill Roberts Municipal Golf Course. If you're more into skiing or snowboarding, go to Great Divide Snow Sports north of Helena. Other attractions near Helena are Spring Meadow Lake State Park, Lake Helena, Helena National Forest, the Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, and Holter Lake.
The city is located in the Western Central part of the state. You can get there either via US-2, US-87 and I-15 S, or via US-191 S and US-12 W.
Glasgow is the county seat of Valley County in Montana. Attractions here include the Valley County Pioneer Museum, which has numerous exhibits on Valley County's history, the Valley Event Center, the Northeast Montana Fair, Fort Peck Dam Interpretive Center and Museum, and Kiwanis Park and Campground. Glasgow, Montana is accessible via US-2 E.
Wolf Point is an old trading post located in the north-eastern part of Montana. Attractions include Missouri Breaks Brewing, the Marvin Brookman Stadium, Wolf Point Area Museum, the historic Lewis and Clark Bridge (Wolf Point Bridge), Prairie Cinema, Airport Golf Club, Poplar Museum, and Milk River Observation Point.
From Malta, Wolf Point is more or less two hours away via US-2 E.