The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Barcelona to Málaga will cost around £ 84 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 84.
This is the last bus of the day.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
Buses per day
Of the 2 buses that leave Barcelona for Málaga every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 769 km distance in an average of 16 h but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 15 h .
The slowest buses will take 17 h and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||477 miles (769 km)|
|Average coach duration||15 h|
|Average coach ticket price||£83 (€94)|
|Coach companies||Infobus, Alsa Supra, Flixbus or Alsa|
Coaches from Barcelona to Málaga cover the 477 miles (769 km) long journey taking on average 15 h with our travel partners like Infobus, Alsa Supra, Flixbus or Alsa. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £80, but the average price of coach tickets is £83. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Málaga, Puerto Málaga.
Buy your official FlixBus and Alsa coach tickets to Málaga from Barcelona from £80 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
FlixBus 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach between Barcelona and Málaga are the following:
Direct buses from Barcelona to Malaga are available with major provider ALSA, and have a journey time of around 16 hours. From Mondays to Saturdays there are four departures a day from the very early morning until the early evening. On Sundays, there may be fewer departures during the day.
Return buses from Malaga to Barcelona are also available.
Buses from Barcelona to Malaga leave from the city's Nord Bus Station located in the Eixample Dreta district of Barcelona. Barcelona's terminal offers a large number of buses in Spain travelling to and from lots of different cities and regions, making connections onwards to Malaga possible.In general, Barcelona has an extensive and efficient Metro and bus network serving the city, the airport and surrounding areas that connects travellers to the bus station. Arc de Triomf, on the red Metro line, provides a quick link to the city centre. There is a frequent night bus service in Barcelona and can drop passengers to the entrance to the bus station.
Malaga is a delightful city to explore on foot, with a pedestrianized historic heart and a newly refurbished port and marina area. Beaches are close by with many excellent seafood restaurants for enjoying al-fresco dining. Malaga was the birthplace of Picasso and the Picasso Museum and Gallery is well worth a visit, as are the cathedral, the Castillo de Gibralforo and the fascinating Alcazar and small Roman theatre. Malaga's bus and train station, the Maria Zambrano, is located 1 km from the city's historic centre and well linked by local buses. Buses and Cercania trains also run along the coast to nearby resorts, such as Nerja, Torremolinos and Benalmadena, as well as to the airport. Malaga has a new Metro system, which has two lines open serving the West of the city. Taxis can also be found at the Maria Zambrano Bus Station.
When taking the coach to Málaga from Barcelona, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants. Your route can end in coach stations such as Málaga, Puerto Málaga, Malaga, Estación de Autobuses and Málaga, Paseo de los Tilos.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Málaga, Puerto Málaga.
You can find the most popular departure coach station for this trip, Barcelona Sants, located approximately 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre of Barcelona. The most popular arrival coach station in Málaga, called Málaga, Puerto Málaga, is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from its city centre.
Here are some other resources that might have the information you need