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Madrid to Málaga

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07:00Madrid6h00 13:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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09:00Madrid6h00 15:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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11:00Madrid6h20 17:20Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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15:00Madrid7h05 22:05Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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21:00Madrid5h55 02:55Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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23:00Madrid6h00 05:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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23:59Madrid7h16 07:15Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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The fastest buses

from Madrid
to Málaga

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Fastest Journey

5 h 55 m

Average

6 h 22 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

416 km

Of the 7 bus that leave Madrid for Málaga every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct bus cover the 416 km distance in an average of 6 h 22 m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 5 h 55 m .

The slowest bus will take 7 h 16 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.

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21:00Madrid5h55 02:55Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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£161One-way
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09:00Madrid6h00 15:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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23:00Madrid6h00 05:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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07:00Madrid6h00 13:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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11:00Madrid6h20 17:20Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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£161One-way

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Prices across different modes

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Bus
Flight
Thu
Sep 19
£126Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£192Air Europa
Fri
Sep 20
£75Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£105Air Europa
Sat
Sep 21
£59Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£69Air Europa
Sun
Sep 22
£59Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£250Vueling
Mon
Sep 23
£52Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£79Air Europa
Tue
Sep 24
£52Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£56Iberia Express
Wed
Sep 25
£52Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£44Air Europa
Thu
Sep 26
£59Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£44Air Europa
Fri
Sep 27
£75Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£44Air Europa
Sat
Sep 28
£52Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£56Iberia Express
Sun
Sep 29
£52Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£44Air Europa
Mon
Sep 30
£52Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£56Iberia Express
Tue
Oct 1
£40Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£44Air Europa
Wed
Oct 2
£46Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£56Iberia Express
Thu
Oct 3
£52Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£44Air Europa
Fri
Oct 4
£52Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£44Air Europa
Sat
Oct 5
£46Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£56Iberia Express
Sun
Oct 6
£46Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£44Air Europa
Mon
Oct 7
£52Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£56Iberia Express
Tue
Oct 8
£40Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£44Air Europa
Wed
Oct 9
£40Renfe AVE
£16Grupo Interbus
£44Air Europa

The cheapest buses

from Madrid
to Málaga

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Cheapest

£16

Average

£16

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Madrid to Málaga will cost around £ 16 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 16.

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15:00Madrid7h05 22:05Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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£161One-way
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21:00Madrid5h55 02:55Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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£161One-way
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09:00Madrid6h00 15:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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23:00Madrid6h00 05:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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07:00Madrid6h00 13:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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£161One-way

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Journey Summary

Madrid to Málaga Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
7 hours 10 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £18
Buses depart from:Madrid
Bus arrives in:Málaga
Distance:416 km
BusBus Companies:Iberocoach, Grupo Interbus, Flixbus

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.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Madrid
Málaga
BusMadrid America

Amenities

BusMadrid Est. Sur

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