The cheapest trains from Málaga to Valencia

Showing times and prices for 18 Sep

Cheapest

£149

Average

£175

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 Málaga to Valencia will cost around £ 175 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 149.

Cheapest
12:00Malaga María Zambrano6h17 18:17Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
1 changes
£1491One-way
2nd Cheapest
17:00Malaga María Zambrano6h03 23:03Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
1 changes
£1661One-way
16:15Malaga María Zambrano5h14 21:29Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
1 changes
£1671One-way
10:30Malaga María Zambrano7h47 18:17Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
1 changes
£1761One-way
14:00Malaga María Zambrano5h20 19:20Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
1 changes
£1931One-way

Timetable Málaga to Valencia

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, 18 Sep
09:00Malaga María Zambrano5h28 14:28Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
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10:30Malaga María Zambrano7h47 18:17Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
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12:00Malaga María Zambrano6h17 18:17Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
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14:00Malaga María Zambrano5h20 19:20Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
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16:15Malaga María Zambrano5h14 21:29Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
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17:00Malaga María Zambrano6h03 23:03Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sat
18 Sep
£54Alsa
£64Ryanair
Sun
19 Sep
£54Alsa
£166Air Nostrum
Mon
20 Sep
£54Alsa
£58Air Europa
Tue
21 Sep
£54Alsa
£28Ryanair
Wed
22 Sep
£54Alsa
£53Air Europa
Thu
23 Sep
£54Alsa
£25Ryanair
Fri
24 Sep
£54Alsa
£58Air Europa
Sat
25 Sep
£54Alsa
£29Ryanair
Sun
26 Sep
£54Alsa
£94Air Europa
Mon
27 Sep
£54Alsa
£35Air Europa
Tue
28 Sep
£54Alsa
£11Ryanair
Wed
29 Sep
£54Alsa
£35Air Europa
Thu
30 Sep
£54Alsa
£20Ryanair
Fri
1 Oct
£54Alsa
£94Air Europa
Sat
2 Oct
£54Alsa
£21Ryanair
Sun
3 Oct
£54Alsa
£122Air Nostrum
Mon
4 Oct
£54Alsa
£35Air Europa
Tue
5 Oct
£54Alsa
£20Ryanair
Wed
6 Oct
£54Alsa
£40Air Europa
Thu
7 Oct
£54Alsa
£9Ryanair

The fastest trains from Málaga to Valencia

Showing times and prices for 18 Sep

Fastest Journey

5 h 14 m

Average

6 h 1 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

468 km

It's difficult to get from Málaga to Valencia without changing at least once.

Fastest
16:15Malaga María Zambrano5h14 21:29Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
1 changes
£1671One-way
2nd Fastest
14:00Malaga María Zambrano5h20 19:20Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
1 changes
£1931One-way
09:00Malaga María Zambrano5h28 14:28Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
1 changes
£1971One-way
17:00Malaga María Zambrano6h03 23:03Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
1 changes
£1661One-way
12:00Malaga María Zambrano6h17 18:17Valencia Joaquín Sorolla
1 changes
£1491One-way

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Train Information to Valencia from Málaga

distanceDistance290 miles (467 km)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesRenfe or Renfe AVE

Trains from Málaga to Valencia cover the 290 miles (467 km) long trip with our travel partners like Renfe or Renfe AVE. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Malaga María Zambrano and arrive in Valencia Joaquín Sorolla.

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Looking to travel comfortably from Málaga to Valencia? Enjoy the Málaga to Valencia train with Renfe, Spain’s national train operator offering a wide range of domestic routes and international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Omio shows you Renfe train timetables and tickets available for the 290 miles (467 km) Málaga to Valencia trip to help you find the best deals on Renfe train tickets. You can select Renfe ticket types like Promo, Promo+ and Flexible for the ideal journey by train from Málaga to Valencia. You can also find Renfe’s discount cards, such as the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, and use these to purchase Renfe tickets on Omio.

As the main operator of train services in Spain, Renfe offers a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities and time needed to travel. These train types include: AVE for high-speed long-distance routes, Alvia for domestic routes in Spain, Altaria for domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed for routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant regional commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.

When purchasing your Renfe train tickets between Málaga and Valencia, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Renfe has applied temporary travel conditions for ticket holders that can no longer justify their travel or don’t wish to travel with AVE, Large Distancia, Avant or Media services for trips between 29th of October and 8th of May 2021
  • Travellers may choose to get a full refund, free of charge, or be provided with a new ticket for another date free of charge.
  • Passengers traveling international routes (Renfe–SNCF) can cancel their ticket free of charge until August 29th, 2021 if it’s requested three days before the departure date.

Trains from Málaga to Valencia

A number of daily train services are scheduled daily between Malaga and Valencia, although there is no direct service between the two cities. Passengers travelling by train from Málaga to Valencia are required to make one change. Passengers can expect journey times as little as 4 hours 47 minutes. The distance between Málaga and Valencia is approximately 290 miles, so making the journey by train can be the easiest and most relaxing travel solution.

Which train companies travel from Málaga to Valencia?

All trains running from Málaga to Valencia are operated by the Renfe, which is Spain's national train service, covering the length and breadth of  Spain and into Europe. 

How long is the train from Málaga to Valencia?

The quickest weekday train journeys take 4 hours 47 minutes and this does include a wait of 30 minutes at Madrid Atocha railway station when changing services.  Passengers also benefit from speedy journeys at weekends, with the quickest rail journeys on Sunday taking just 4 hours 53 minutes.  Longer services can involve an extended stop at Madrid, giving travellers a chance to explore another city.

How many trains are there from Málaga to Valencia?

With over 30 trains daily, passengers are sure to find a train to suit their need. It's extremely important to check timetable details prior to booking tickets, as several trains depart from Málaga station at the same time, yet journey times can vary considerably.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Málaga to Valencia?

Departure train station: Maria Zambrana railway station, is located right next to the main bus station in the centre of Málaga. Regular suburban train links also operate between Málaga Airport and Málaga Maria Zambrana railway station. The large Vialia shopping centre is located inside the rail station and offers a variety of retail outlets as well as a 10-screen cinema. Local buses provide services around the city and connections to neighbouring towns such as Torremolinos, Fuengirola, and Churriana.

Arrival train station: Valencia Joaquin Sorolla railway station has great links to local public transport from the station, including the subway and interurban bus services, which also provide links to Valencia Airport. The train station offers a number of passenger amenities, including luggage trolleys, restaurants and vending machines, ATMs, and a Club Room. 


Renfe trains from Málaga to Valencia

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Renfe is Spain's national train operator and connects the country's main points of interest. In addition, Renfe has the largest high-speed network in Europe with AVE and Alvia trains. Other Renfe train types are Altaria, Euromed and Talgo. All Renfe trains are equipped with an on-board bistro, toilets, air conditioning and many of them with Wi-Fi.

At Omio you can easily check the Renfe timetable for your trip and book cheap Renfe tickets from Málaga to Valencia. When booking, you can choose different classes (Tourist, Tourist Plus, Preferred and Club), the seat and the type of ticket you want (Promo, Promo+, Flexible or Round Trip). If you have a Renfe discount card, you can specify it when you buy your ticket at Omio and take advantage of many offers. For information on ticket cancellation, please visit our Help centre.


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Travel Tips

Trains from Málaga to Valencia
Travel by train to Valencia 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 Málaga to Valencia.
FAQs
How many miles is it from Málaga to Valencia by train?
The distance to Valencia from Málaga by train is approximately 290 miles (467 km).
Which train station in Málaga goes to Valencia? Which train station do I come into Valencia from Málaga?

When taking the train to Valencia from Málaga, you can choose to depart from train stations like Malaga María Zambrano and Malaga-Aeropuerto. Your journey can end in train stations such as Valencia Joaquín Sorolla and Valencia-Estacio Del Nord.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Malaga María Zambrano   and arrive in Valencia Joaquín Sorolla.

Where is the Málaga train station located? Where is the Valencia train station located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Malaga María Zambrano and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Valencia most often arrive at Valencia Joaquín Sorolla and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.

What train companies go from Málaga to Valencia?
Take the Málaga to Valencia train with Renfe or Renfe AVE. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Málaga to Valencia as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Málaga
Valencia
María Zambrano
Amenities