Madrid to Málaga coach

Cheap bus tickets from Madrid to Málaga

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£27

Average

£29

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.

20:00Madrid5h30 01:30Málaga
0 changes
£271One-way
12:00Madrid5h10 17:10Málaga
0 changes
£291One-way
21:00Madrid5h50 02:50Málaga
0 changes
£291One-way
17:30Madrid5h40 23:10Málaga
0 changes
£311One-way
19:20Madrid6h20 01:40Málaga
0 changes
£311One-way

Bus Timetable Madrid to Málaga

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 June
12:00Madrid5h10 17:10Málaga
0 changes
17:30Madrid5h40 23:10Málaga
0 changes
19:20Madrid6h20 01:40Málaga
0 changes
20:00Madrid5h30 01:30Málaga
0 changes
21:00Madrid5h50 02:50Málaga
0 changes

Find all the dates and times for this journey

Compare prices and tickets by train, coach or flight

Wed
29 Jun
Thu
30 Jun
Fri
01 Jul
Sat
02 Jul
Sun
03 Jul
Mon
04 Jul
Tue
05 Jul
Wed
06 Jul
Thu
07 Jul
Fri
08 Jul
Sat
09 Jul
Sun
10 Jul
Mon
11 Jul
Tue
12 Jul
Wed
13 Jul
Thu
14 Jul
Fri
15 Jul
Sat
16 Jul
Sun
17 Jul
Mon
18 Jul
Tue
19 Jul

Bus times from Madrid to Málaga

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

5 h 10 m

Average

5 h 42 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

416 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Madrid for Málaga every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

12:00Madrid5h10 17:10Málaga
0 changes
£291One-way
20:00Madrid5h30 01:30Málaga
0 changes
£271One-way
17:30Madrid5h40 23:10Málaga
0 changes
£311One-way
21:00Madrid5h50 02:50Málaga
0 changes
£291One-way
19:20Madrid6h20 01:40Málaga
0 changes
£311One-way

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

National Express
Eurolines France
RegioJet
Trenitalia
Place to stay

Need a place to stay in Málaga?

view on map

Top pick hotels

View more

Entire homes & apartments

View more

Find the best accommodation for you, with our partner Booking.com

View all

Overview: Coach from Madrid to Málaga

distanceDistance257 miles (415 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£15 (€17)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesBlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Grupo Interbus, Union Ivkoni International or Autocares Grupo Samar

Coaches from Madrid to Málaga cover the 257 miles (415 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 10 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Grupo Interbus, Union Ivkoni International or Autocares Grupo Samar. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £15, but the average price of coach tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Málaga, Puerto Málaga.

Coach companies: FlixBus and Samar Madrid to Málaga

For as little as £15 you can travel by coach between Madrid and Málaga with FlixBus and Samar. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

FlixBus
Samar

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 from Madrid to Málaga coach information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 10 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

One of the best ways to travel from Madrid to Málaga is by taking a coach with Samar. Omio helps you find the ideal Samar coach between Madrid and Málaga by showing you Samar current coach timetables, the coach tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Madrid to Málaga route. You can expect to travel 257 miles (415 km) from Madrid to Málaga on a coach with Samar. If you are using the Omio app to search for coaches between Madrid and Málaga, you can check straight away if the Samar ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the coach station. Once you’ve found that perfect coach, book your Samar coach ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Madrid to Málaga!

Coach information from Madrid to Málaga with Samar:

  • Average Duration: 26 h 12 min
  • Samar frequency: 1 a day

Buses from Madrid to Malaga: Journey Details

Spain's capital of Madrid serves as a major transportation hub for the whole country. Not surprisingly, there are many options for regular bus travel in Spain that connects many of the major cities to Madrid - including to the Costa del Sol city of Malaga. Buses from Madrid to Malaga run regularly all throughout the week on a route operated by Spanish bus provider, DAIBUS. The journey is direct and takes approximately 6 hours to complete. Buses depart all throughout the day, starting in the morning through to just before midnight.

Return buses from Malgas to Madrid are also available.

Taking the Bus from Madrid

Buses from Madrid to the South of Spain depart from South Station, or Mendez-Alvaro Bus Station, which is a short Metro journey from the Atocha Train Station. This station is a major transport hub as many bus routes across Spain stop in Madrid at Mendez-Alvaro Bus Station - making connections from other cities onwards to Malaga possible. Madrid's efficient Metro system covers the whole city, the airport and outlying districts, and offers the easiest connections to the station from within the capital. For late evening transport to the station, night buses run as well as taxis are accessible to the bus station.

Getting into Malaga by Bus

Malaga is a cosmopolitan city and a popular tourist destination on the Costa del Sol. With its pedestrianised historic centre and rejuvenated harbour area, Malaga is a pleasant place to explore on foot and enjoy al-fresco dining on tapas and fresh seafood. Visitors can explore the Cathedral, the Alcazar and Castillo de Gibralforo, as well as discovering the works of Picasso in the city's excellent galleries and museums. Buses arrive into Malaga at the Maria Zambrano Bus and Train Station. This new complex is just 1 km from the heart of Malaga. Local buses run from Maria Zambrano to the city, the airport, Malaga province and along the coast. Cercania trains also stop at the airport and resort towns, such as Fuengirola and Torremolinos. The first stage of Malaga's long-awaited Metro system opened in the Summer of 2014, with two lines serving the West of the city and provides easy connections. Taxis are also available at the bus and train station.

Travel Tips: Coach to Málaga from Madrid

Take the bus to Málaga easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Madrid to Málaga.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between Madrid and Málaga for the next 7 days starting from £15  one way.
The Madrid to Málaga coach ticket price is on average £15  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 257 miles (415 km)  from Madrid to Málaga by coach.
While the time it takes to travel 257 miles (415 km) to Málaga from Madrid can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Madrid to Málaga is on average 6 h 10 min.

When taking the coach to Málaga from Madrid, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. Your trip 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 Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arrive in Málaga, Puerto Málaga.

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Madrid.

The most popular arrival coach station, Málaga, Puerto Málaga, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre of Málaga.

For the trip from Madrid to Málaga you can take a coach with BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Grupo Interbus, Union Ivkoni International or Autocares Grupo Samar. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services to Málaga from Madrid on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there is 1 direct coach per day from Madrid to Málaga with BlaBlaCar, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your coach ticket.
The average number of coaches departing Madrid for Málaga is 1 a day. The coach schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first coach from Madrid to Málaga leaves at 05: 00   and the last coach for this leaves at 21: 59. Omio shows you the latest coach from Madrid to Málaga schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
You can find a coach to Málaga from Madrid to cost on average £15 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Madrid to Málaga coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
Currency
Language