Bilbao to Málaga bus

Cheap bus tickets from Bilbao to Málaga

Showing times and prices for Dec 09





The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Bilbao to Málaga is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

09:00PMBilbao13h45 10:45AMMálaga
0 transfers

Bus schedule from Bilbao to Málaga

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, December 9
09:00PMBilbao13h45 10:45AMMálaga
0 transfers

This is the last bus of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

Compare prices and tickets by train, bus or flight

Dec 09
Dec 10
Dec 11
Dec 12
Dec 13
Dec 14
Dec 15

Bus times from Bilbao to Málaga

Showing times and prices for Dec 09

Fastest Journey

13 h 45 m


13 h 45 m

Buses per day



739 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Bilbao for Málaga every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

09:00PMBilbao13h45 10:45AMMálaga
0 transfers

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

Eurolines France
Bla Bla Bus

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

View all

Overview: Bus from Bilbao to Málaga

distanceDistance458 miles (738 km)
durationAverage bus duration13 h 45 min
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus companiesMovelia, Secorbus, Secorbus, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Bilbao to Málaga cover the 458 miles (738 km) long route taking on average 13 h 45 min with our travel partners like Movelia, Secorbus, Secorbus, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Málaga, Puerto Málaga.

Bus companies: FlixBus from Bilbao to Málaga

Find the best journey to Málaga from Bilbao with Omio's bus partners FlixBus! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.


FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

FlixBus from Bilbao to Málaga bus information:

  • Average Duration: 13 h 45 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

Bus from Bilbao to Málaga

It is only possible to make this connection with a stopover in Madrid or Zaragoza. In the first case, there are 17 options to the capital of Spain, all of Alsa, and, once there, a dozen connections to the Andalusian city. Another possibility is to travel in a bus from Alsa to Zaragoza and then take an InterBus to Málaga.

Which buses go from Bilbao to Malaga?

The Bilbao Málaga buses that make the itinerary with a stopover in Madrid or Zaragoza are from Alsa, a company characterised by its modern, comfortable fleet, equipped with a bathroom and tablets in each seat. InterBus vehicles are also up-to-date and perfectly equipped.

How long does the bus from Bilbao to Málaga take?

If you wish to travel via Madrid, the first leg to the capital of Spain takes more than 4 hours and the subsequent leg to Malaga 6 hours. However, to get around in Bilbao Málaga buses passing through Zaragoza, this first journey takes between 3 and 4 hours. The subsequent trip from Zaragoza to Malaga, with a stop in Madrid, takes almost 18 hours, to which must be added the impas in the city of the Ebro until the exit of this bus, which is usually after noon.

How many buses are there from Bilbao to Málaga?

From Bilbao to Madrid there are 17 buses a day and, from the capital to Malaga, 11 vehicles. In addition, there are 3 daily buses from Bilbao to Zaragoza, whose frequency is every 3 hours; between 13:00 and 21:00 hours. As for the journey from Zaragoza to Malaga, there is only one bus per day, scheduled after midday.

Where do the buses from Bilbao to Malaga depart from and arrive at?


Bilbao Termibus Station: located in the old Garellano football field, this modern centralized station is connected to the city by metro, buses 18, 85, 88, 3115, 3122, 3136 and 3137 and tram. Includes slogan, personalized information, parcels, security, cleaning, free wifi area, shop, cafeteria and ATMs.

Malaga bus station: its users have an information office and touch screens, as well as commercial premises, including kiosks, restaurants, cafeterias, telephones and pizzerias. In addition, it incorporates different rooms for cultural use, so it is not uncommon to find different activities and performances in its facilities. To get there by public transport, it is possible to choose between metro line 1 or buses 11 and 25.

Travel Tips: Bus to Málaga from Bilbao

Travel Tips: 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 Bilbao to Málaga.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Bilbao and Málaga by bus to be approximately 458 miles (738 km).
On average the Bilbao to Málaga bus time is 13 h 45 min  covering the 458 miles (738 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Bilbao, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Bilbao, Bilbao, Zorroza and Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses. When arriving in Málaga, you can end your journey in bus stations like Málaga, Puerto Málaga, Malaga, Estación de Autobuses and Málaga, Paseo de los Tilos.

Omio customers book a bus from Bilbao-Abando   to Málaga, Puerto Málaga   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Bilbao-Abando, which is located around 0.4 miles (726 m) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Málaga, Puerto Málaga, located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center.

Take the Bilbao to Málaga bus with Movelia, Secorbus, Secorbus, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the journey from Bilbao to Málaga as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there is 1 bus a day from Bilbao to Málaga. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest bus from Bilbao to Málaga at 7: 00 PM   or take the last bus from Bilbao to Málaga leaving at 7: 00 PM. Look for the latest Bilbao to Málaga bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this route.

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.

Hand With Phone