Madrid to Málaga bus

Cheap bus tickets from Madrid to Málaga

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19

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19

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

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09:00AMMadrid, Estación Sur6h10 03:10PMMálaga
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01:00PMMadrid, Estación Sur6h10 07:10PMMálaga
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09:00PMMadrid, Estación Sur6h30 03:30AMMálaga
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06:00PMMadrid, Estación Sur6h10 12:10AMMálaga
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11:00AMMadrid, Estación Sur6h35 05:35PMMálaga
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Bus schedule from Madrid to Málaga

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09:00AMMadrid, Estación Sur6h10 03:10PMMálaga
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11:00AMMadrid, Estación Sur6h35 05:35PMMálaga
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01:00PMMadrid, Estación Sur6h10 07:10PMMálaga
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06:00PMMadrid, Estación Sur6h10 12:10AMMálaga
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09:00PMMadrid, Estación Sur6h30 03:30AMMálaga
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11:59PMMadrid, Estación Sur7h16 07:15AMMálaga
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Bus times from Madrid to Málaga

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Fastest Journey

6 h 10 m

Average

6 h 28 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

416 km

Of the 6 buses that leave Madrid for Málaga every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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09:00AMMadrid, Estación Sur6h10 03:10PMMálaga
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191One-way
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01:00PMMadrid, Estación Sur6h10 07:10PMMálaga
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191One-way
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06:00PMMadrid, Estación Sur6h10 12:10AMMálaga
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191One-way
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09:00PMMadrid, Estación Sur6h30 03:30AMMálaga
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191One-way
11:00AMMadrid, Estación Sur6h35 05:35PMMálaga
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191One-way

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Overview: Bus from Madrid to Málaga

distanceDistance257 miles (415 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$19 (€17)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersBlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Grupo Interbus or Union Ivkoni International

Buses from Madrid to Málaga cover the 257 miles (415 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 10 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Grupo Interbus or Union Ivkoni International. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $19 (€17), but the average price of bus tickets is $19 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Málaga, Puerto Málaga.

Bus providers: FlixBus from Madrid to Málaga

Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets to Málaga from Madrid from $19 (€17) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

FlixBus

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 Madrid to Málaga bus information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 25 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

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.

Travel Tips: Bus to Málaga from Madrid

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 Madrid to Málaga.
FAQs
Bus tickets to Málaga from Madrid for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $19 (€17)  one way in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $19 (€17)  for a bus ticket from Madrid to Málaga.
The distance from Madrid to Málaga by bus is approximately 257 miles (415 km).
On average the Madrid to Málaga bus travel time is 6 h 10 min  for the 257 miles (415 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Madrid, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. When arriving in Málaga, you can end your trip in bus stations like Málaga, Puerto Málaga, Malaga, Estación de Autobuses and Málaga, Paseo de los Tilos.

Omio customers book a bus from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Málaga, Puerto Málaga   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center of Madrid.

The most popular arrival bus station, Málaga, Puerto Málaga, is located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center of Málaga.

For the trip from Madrid to Málaga you can take a bus with BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Grupo Interbus or Union Ivkoni International. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services from Madrid to Málaga on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there is 1 direct bus from Madrid to Málaga per day with Grupo Interbus or BlaBlaCar  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
The average number of buses departing Madrid for Málaga is 1 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest bus from Madrid to Málaga at 7: 00 PM   or take the last bus from Madrid to Málaga leaving at 7: 00 PM. Look for the latest Madrid to Málaga bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this trip.
If you book the Madrid to Málaga bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $19 (€17). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses to Málaga from Madrid. Look out for bus tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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