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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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13:00Madrid6h00 19:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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15:00Madrid7h05 22:05Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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16:00Madrid6h00 22:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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18:00Madrid6h00 00:00Malaga, 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 22

Fastest Journey

5 h 55 m

Average

6 h 15 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

416 km

Of the 10 bus that leave Madrid for Málaga every day 10 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 15 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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$191One-way
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16:00Madrid6h00 22:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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07:00Madrid6h00 13:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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13:00Madrid6h00 19:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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18:00Madrid6h00 00:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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Prices across different modes

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Bus
Flight
Sat
Sep 21
$75Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$98Air Europa
Sun
Sep 22
$73Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$55Air Europa
Mon
Sep 23
$73Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$108Air Europa
Tue
Sep 24
$65Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$86Air Europa
Wed
Sep 25
$65Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$55Air Europa
Thu
Sep 26
$93Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$55Air Europa
Fri
Sep 27
$93Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$55Air Europa
Sat
Sep 28
$65Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$70Iberia Express
Sun
Sep 29
$65Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$55Air Europa
Mon
Sep 30
$65Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$70Iberia Express
Tue
Oct 1
$50Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$55Air Europa
Wed
Oct 2
$58Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$70Iberia Express
Thu
Oct 3
$73Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$55Air Europa
Fri
Oct 4
$65Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$55Air Europa
Sat
Oct 5
$58Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$70Iberia Express
Sun
Oct 6
$58Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$55Air Europa
Mon
Oct 7
$65Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$70Iberia Express
Tue
Oct 8
$50Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$55Air Europa
Wed
Oct 9
$50Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$55Air Europa
Thu
Oct 10
$65Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$55Air Europa
Fri
Oct 11
$85Renfe AVE
$19Grupo Interbus
$55Air Europa

The cheapest buses

from Madrid
to Málaga

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Cheapest

$19

Average

$19

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 $ 19 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 19.

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16:00Madrid6h00 22:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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$191One-way
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21:00Madrid5h55 02:55Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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11:00Madrid6h20 17:20Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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07:00Madrid6h00 13:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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13:00Madrid6h00 19:00Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
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$191One-way

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Journey Summary

Madrid to Málaga Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
8 hours 54 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: $24
Buses depart from:Madrid
Bus arrives in:Málaga
Distance:416 km
BusBus Companies:Iberocoach, Grupo Interbus, Flixbus

Buses from Madrid to Málaga

Buses are a popular, affordable and convenient way to get from the Spanish capital to Málaga. There are 11-12 direct buses every day, with services departing from 7:00 a.m. until just before midnight, while the journey takes around 5-7 hours.

Which bus companies travel from Madrid to Málaga?

All direct buses to Málaga from Madrid are operated by InterBus. They run directly to central Malaga from either the capital's Estacion Sur or the airport, providing handy connections for those in central Madrid and people who have just flown in from abroad.

How long is the bus from Madrid to Málaga?

The fastest bus connections between Madrid and Málaga will take just under 6 hours to reach Estación Sur. It's worth noting that there is some variation between different buses, with some services taking as long as 7 hours and 15 minutes to complete the journey. With over an hour difference between the services, it's important to make sure that passengers book the best journey.

How many buses are there from Madrid to Málaga?

Buses depart throughout the day for Málaga, and on any given day travelers can expect a choice of 11-12 different departure times. Departures begin early in the morning at around 7:00 a.m. After that, there should be around 5 morning and lunchtime options, followed by departures every couple of hours until 11:59 p.m.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Madrid to Málaga?

Departure bus stations: There are two departure points for buses from Madrid to Málaga. First, passengers can board at the InterBus stop outside Terminal 4 at the airport. Alternatively, buses depart from Estación Sur. To get there from central locations like Atocha or Chamartin, take the Cercanias C-1 light rail service.

Arrival bus station: All InterBus services to Málaga terminate at the same stop in the center of the city. All journeys will end at the Estación de Autobuses, on the Paseo de los Tilos, just southwest of the center. The bus station is less than a mile from the city center and just over the road from Maria Zambrano station, allowing easy transfers to cities like Seville. The Line A Express bus also runs from the bus station to Málaga's airport.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Madrid
Málaga
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Amenities

BusMadrid Est. Sur

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