Cheap bus tickets from Barcelona to Málaga

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Cheapest

£84

Average

£84

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.

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12:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord17h00 05:00Málaga
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£841One-way
Cheapest
07:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord15h00 22:00Málaga
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£841One-way

Bus Timetable Barcelona to Málaga

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07:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord15h00 22:00Málaga
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12:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord17h00 05:00Málaga
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Mon
23 May
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£83Air Europa
Tue
24 May
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£84Alsa
£68Air Europa
Wed
25 May
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£51Air Europa
Thu
26 May
£99Renfe AVE
£80Flixbus
£59Iberia
Fri
27 May
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£84Alsa
£83Air Europa
Sat
28 May
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£84Alsa
£56Vueling
Sun
29 May
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£41Vueling
Mon
30 May
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£27Vueling
Tue
31 May
£99Renfe AVE
£80Flixbus
£27Vueling
Wed
1 Jun
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£50Vueling
Thu
2 Jun
£99Renfe AVE
£75Flixbus
£50Ryanair
Fri
3 Jun
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£84Alsa
£62Vueling
Sat
4 Jun
£88Renfe AVE
£71Flixbus
£50Ryanair
Sun
5 Jun
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£41Vueling
Mon
6 Jun
£117Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£32Vueling
Tue
7 Jun
£77Renfe AVE
£71Flixbus
£18Ryanair
Wed
8 Jun
£88Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£20Vueling
Thu
9 Jun
£117Renfe AVE
£66Flixbus
£27Vueling
Fri
10 Jun
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£50Ryanair
Sat
11 Jun
£88Renfe AVE
£71Flixbus
£37Ryanair

Bus times from Barcelona to Málaga

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Fastest Journey

15 h

Average

16 h

Buses per day

2

Distance

769 km

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.

Fastest
07:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord15h00 22:00Málaga
0 changes
£841One-way
2nd Fastest
12:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord17h00 05:00Málaga
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£841One-way

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Overview: Coach from Barcelona to Málaga

distanceDistance477 miles (769 km)
durationAverage coach duration15 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£83 (€94)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesInfobus, 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.

Coach companies: FlixBus and Alsa Barcelona to 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.

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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.

  • Average Price: £80

FlixBus 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach between Barcelona and Málaga are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Barcelona to Malaga: Journey Details

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.

Taking the Bus from Barcelona

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.

Getting into Malaga by Bus

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.

Travel Tips: Coach to Málaga from Barcelona

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FAQs

How much does a cheap coach between Barcelona and Málaga cost?

You can find a cheap coach from Barcelona to Málaga for some dates and times for as low as £80  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a coach ticket from Barcelona to Málaga on average?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket to Málaga from Barcelona is £83  one way.

What is the distance by coach from Barcelona to Málaga?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Barcelona to Málaga via coach to be approximately 477 miles (769 km).

How long is the coach between Barcelona and Málaga?

The coach time to Málaga from Barcelona is on average 15 h  for the 477 miles (769 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Barcelona to Málaga by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure coach station in Barcelona and arrival coach station in Málaga?

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.

Where is the Barcelona coach station located? Where is the Málaga coach station located?

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.

What coach companies go from Barcelona to Málaga?

For the journey from Barcelona to Málaga you can take a coach with Infobus, Alsa Supra, Flixbus or Alsa. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services to Málaga from Barcelona on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Can I purchase a direct coach from Barcelona to Málaga?

Yes, you can look for direct coaches from Barcelona to Málaga with Alsa  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct coach tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.

When is the earliest coach from Barcelona to Málaga? When is the last coach from Barcelona to Málaga?

The first Barcelona to Málaga coach departs at 05: 00   and the last coach from Barcelona to Málaga leaves at 21: 50. Check out the most up-to-date Barcelona to Málaga coach timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

When should I buy Barcelona Málaga coach tickets to score the best deals?

If you book Barcelona to Málaga coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £83. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches to Málaga from Barcelona. Look out for coach tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.