The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Granada to Málaga is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 30 m
1 h 55 m
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Of the 29 buses that leave Granada for Málaga every day 29 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||55 miles (89 km)|
|Average bus duration||1 h 35 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$15 (€13)|
|Bus frequency||11 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 11 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||Alsa Supra, Infobus, Alsa or BlaBlaCar|
Buses from Granada to Málaga cover the 55 miles (89 km) long route taking on average 1 h 35 min with our travel partners like Alsa Supra, Infobus, Alsa or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 11 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $15 (€13), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $15 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Granada, Estación De Autobuses and arrive in Malaga, Estación de Autobuses.
For as little as $15 (€13) you can travel by bus to Málaga from Granada with Alsa. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
Alsa is the main bus company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK bus company 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 bus journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal buses with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe buses like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
It's easy and convenient to take the bus from Granada to Málaga. Every day of the week, travelers can choose between 36 and 42 direct buses which run into central Málaga, all operated by Alsa. That means buses depart from Granada at least once an hour, and often more frequently. So even if a traveler needs a bus on the spur of the moment, they should be able to find a suitable departure time.
Alsa is the only bus operator on the Granada to Málaga route, running direct services from Granada's Estacion de Autobuses. Passengers have a choice of destinations, with some buses serving the airport and others that terminate in central Málaga, so choose the bus route that works best.
The fastest direct buses 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 buses that run into central Málaga, not the airport.
Departure bus station: All Alsa buses to Málaga begin their journey at Granada's Estación de Autobuses. The bus 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 buses - or take a 10-15 minute taxi journey.
Arrival bus stations: Málaga has two arrival points. Many people will want to travel to the Aeropuerto, and Alsa buses 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 Autobuses de Málaga (which are faster). The bus 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 bus station options to start your route from including Granada, Estación De Autobuses, Chauchina, Estación de autobuses (Aeropuerto Granada-Jaen) and Granada, Palacio de Congresos. When arriving in Málaga, you can end your trip in bus stations like Malaga, Estación de Autobuses, Málaga, Av. Del Comandante García Morato (Aeropuerto - Llegadas T3) and Málaga, Aeropuerto de Malaga (Terminal 1).
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Granada, Estación De Autobuses, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Malaga, Estación de Autobuses, located 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city centre.
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