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 Granada to Málaga will cost around £ 10 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 9.
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Of the 41 buses that leave Granada for Málaga every day 35 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 89 km distance in an average of 2 h 6 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 30 m .
The slowest buses will take 3 h 35 m 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.
Alsa coaches will get you between Granada and Málaga from £9. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.
Alsa is the main coach operator in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on coach journeys. While most travellers don’t mind travelling on normal coaches with basic services like toilets, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe coaches like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
Alsa 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach between Granada and Málaga are the following:
It's easy and convenient to take the coach from Granada to Málaga. Every day of the week, travelers can choose between 36 and 42 direct coaches which run into central Málaga, all operated by Alsa. That means coaches depart from Granada at least once an hour, and often more frequently. So even if a traveler needs a coach on the spur of the moment, they should be able to find a suitable departure time.
Alsa is the only coach operator on the Granada to Málaga route, running direct services from Granada's Estacion de Autocoaches. Passengers have a choice of destinations, with some coaches serving the airport and others that terminate in central Málaga, so choose the coach route that works best.
The fastest direct coaches from Granada to Málaga will get there in just 1 hour and 30 minutes, and for the slowest add 45 minutes onto the journey time. It's worth checking bookings before embarking. The fastest services are on coaches that run into central Málaga, not the airport.
Departure coach station: All Alsa coaches to Málaga begin their journey at Granada's Estación de Autocoaches. The coach station can be found on the Avenida de Juan Pablo II, which is about a mile northwest of the Old Town. From the city center, travelers can take the SN1 or SN2 coaches - or take a 10-15 minute taxi journey.
Arrival coach stations: Málaga has two arrival points. Many people will want to travel to the Aeropuerto, and Alsa coaches run straight to the departure terminals. But beware: the airport is 5 miles outside town. People who want to travel into Málaga itself should take coaches to the Estación de Autocoaches de Málaga (which are faster). The coach station is southwest of the city center and west of the port. However, it's only a 12 minute walk from the city's Old Town, so travelers can easily stroll into the center. It's also next door to Maria Zambrano train station, allowing fast transfers to intercity rail services.
When departing from Granada, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Granada, Estación De Autobuses and Granada, Maracena Empalme (N432). When arriving in Málaga, you can end your trip in coach stations like Málaga, Puerto Málaga, Malaga, Estación de Autobuses and Málaga, Avda. Jorge Silvela (fernando Loring).
Omio customers book a coach from Granada to Málaga, Puerto Málaga most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Granada, is located 0.3 miles (510 m) from the city centre of Granada.
The most popular arrival coach station, Málaga, Puerto Málaga, is located 0.3 miles (476 m) away from the city centre of Málaga.
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