Buses from Madrid to Málaga

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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Tue
Jul 23
$94Renfe AVE
$18Grupo Interbus
$115Air Nostrum
Wed
Jul 24
$94Renfe AVE
$18Grupo Interbus
$145Air Europa
Thu
Jul 25
$94Renfe AVE
$18Grupo Interbus
$145Air Europa
Fri
Jul 26
$94Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$270Vueling
Sat
Jul 27
$66Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$158Air Europa
Sun
Jul 28
$86Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$88Air Europa
Mon
Jul 29
$86Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$220Vueling
Tue
Jul 30
$66Renfe AVE
$18Grupo Interbus
$122Air Europa
Wed
Jul 31
$66Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$193Vueling
Thu
Aug 1
$94Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$145Air Europa
Fri
Aug 2
$86Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$262Vueling
Sat
Aug 3
$66Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$145Air Europa
Sun
Aug 4
$66Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$88Air Europa
Mon
Aug 5
$66Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$145Air Europa
Tue
Aug 6
$59Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$173Air Nostrum
Wed
Aug 7
$59Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$99Air Europa
Thu
Aug 8
$66Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$115Air Nostrum
Fri
Aug 9
$86Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$115Air Nostrum
Sat
Aug 10
$66Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$133Air Europa
Sun
Aug 11
$66Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$56Air Europa
Mon
Aug 12
$66Renfe AVE
$20Grupo Interbus
$133Air Europa

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Journey Summary

Madrid to Málaga Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
6 hours 28 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: $23
Buses depart from:Madrid
Bus arrives in:Málaga
Distance:416 km
BusBus Companies:Iberocoach, Grupo Interbus

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.

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Best fares for buses from Madrid to Málaga

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This month
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Fri, Jul 26
Bus
Grupo Interbus
05:006h11:00
MadridMálaga
Sat, Jul 27
Bus
Grupo Interbus
13:007h 5m20:05
MadridMálaga
Fastest Buses from Madrid to Málaga by duration
Mon, Aug 19
Bus
Grupo Interbus
19:005h 55m00:55
MadridMálaga
Fri, Jul 26
Bus
Grupo Interbus
05:006h11:00
MadridMálaga
Sun, Jul 28
Bus
Grupo Interbus
07:006h13:00
MadridMálaga
Return Journeys for Buses from Málaga to Madrid
Thu, Jul 25
Bus
Grupo Interbus
14:456h20:45
MálagaMadrid
Fri, Jul 26
Bus
Grupo Interbus
14:456h20:45
MálagaMadrid
Sat, Jul 27
Bus
Grupo Interbus
14:456h20:45
MálagaMadrid

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Madrid
Málaga
BusMadrid America

Amenities

BusMadrid Est. Sur

Amenities

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines 6
Bus lines 8, 102, 113, 148, 152, 156, N11
Suburban train lines C1, C5, C7, C10

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