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Tue
Jun 15
$103Renfe AVE
$108Vueling
Wed
Jun 16
$115Renfe AVE
$64Vueling
Thu
Jun 17
$129Renfe AVE
$55Ryanair
Fri
Jun 18
$154Renfe AVE
$62Ryanair
Sat
Jun 19
$115Renfe AVE
$36Ryanair
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Jun 20
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$62Ryanair
Mon
Jun 21
$138Renfe AVE
$62Ryanair
Tue
Jun 22
$115Renfe AVE
$13Ryanair
Wed
Jun 23
$115Renfe AVE
$33Ryanair
Thu
Jun 24
$115Renfe AVE
$33Ryanair
Fri
Jun 25
$129Renfe AVE
$51Vueling
Sat
Jun 26
$124Renfe AVE
$88Air Europa
Sun
Jun 27
$154Renfe AVE
$91Vueling
Mon
Jun 28
$138Renfe AVE
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Tue
Jun 29
$115Renfe AVE
$51Vueling
Wed
Jun 30
$115Renfe AVE
$49Ryanair
Thu
Jul 1
$124Renfe AVE
$43Ryanair
Fri
Jul 2
$129Renfe AVE
$44Vueling
Sat
Jul 3
$124Renfe AVE
$43Ryanair
Sun
Jul 4
$154Renfe AVE
$84Ryanair
Mon
Jul 5
$129Renfe AVE
$49Ryanair

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Málaga to Barcelona Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration
16 hours
Coach Ticket Price: $118
Buses depart from:Málaga
Bus arrives in:Barcelona
Distance:769 km
Bus Companies:Alsa
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Málaga to Barcelona with Alsa

Travel between Málaga and Barcelona from $118 (€91) with Omio’s bus partners Alsa! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

Alsa

You’ll be sure to find the best bus between Málaga and Barcelona with Alsa, the main bus company in Spain offering a multitude of bus routes domestically and internationally. As an official travel partner of Alsa, Omio can show you Alsa’s bus schedules and bus tickets between Málaga and Barcelona and help you find the cheapest, fastest or earliest journey. The distance from Málaga to Barcelona by bus is around 477 miles (769 km) and the most affordable Alsa ticket for this journey costs as little as $118 (€91).

Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes if you’re looking to save money on your bus ride. 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.

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Alsa when booking your bus tickets between Málaga and Barcelona due to the coronavirus:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Malaga to Barcelona

Buses in Spain are a convenient and affordable way to travel, with numerous companies offering a variety of domestic and international routes. Alsa runs 5 buses from Malaga to Barcelona each day. The first Malaga to Barcelona bus leaves at 1:30 a.m. while the last departs at 9:30 p.m. Buses from Malaga to Barcelona takes at least 15 hours to arrive in Barcelona.

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Malaga to Barcelona Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Malaga to Barcelona when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€89

1 Day in Advance

€89

1 Week in Advance

€82

2 Weeks in Advance

€69

1 Month in Advance

€68

3 Months in Advance

€68

Malaga to Barcelona Buses: General Information


While taking a bus is slower than the train, it is significantly cheaper and can take as little as 15 hours to arrive in Barcelona.

  • autobus All Malaga to Barcelona buses are run by ALSA.
  • autobus All buses are direct, depart from Malaga bus station and arrive at either Barcelona Nord or Barcelona Airport-Prat T1 bus station.
  • autobus Traveling from Malaga to Barcelona by bus takes as little as 15 hours.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Malaga to Barcelona bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Malaga to Barcelona buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 8% cheaper to book an Malaga to Barcelona bus ticket 1 week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Malaga to Barcelona bus tickets are 24% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.
Buses from Málaga to Barcelona
Take the bus to Barcelona 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 Málaga to Barcelona.
FAQs
How much are cheap buses between Málaga and Barcelona?
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets between Málaga and Barcelona for as low as $118 (€91)  for the next 7 days.
How much is the bus from Málaga to Barcelona on average?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $118 (€91)  for a bus ticket between Málaga and Barcelona.
How many miles is it from Málaga to Barcelona by bus?
The Málaga to Barcelona bus distance is approximately 477 miles (769 km).
How many hours is the bus time from Málaga to Barcelona?
On average the Málaga to Barcelona bus time is 15 h  covering the 477 miles (769 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What bus station in Málaga goes to Barcelona? What bus station do I come into Barcelona from Málaga?

There are a few bus stations in Málaga to start your journey from including Malaga, Estación de Autobuses, Malaga, Aeropuerto Malaga and Málaga, Puerto Málaga. In Barcelona you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Malaga María Zambrano   and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.

Where is the bus station in Málaga? Where is the bus station in Barcelona?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Malaga María Zambrano, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Málaga. The most popular arrival bus station in Barcelona, called Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

Which bus providers can take me between Málaga and Barcelona?
For the best Málaga to Barcelona bus to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Alsa. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services to Barcelona from Málaga to compare what amenities they may offer.
What are the first and last departure bus times from Málaga to Barcelona?
You can take the earliest bus from Málaga to Barcelona at 6: 00 AM   or take the last bus from Málaga to Barcelona leaving at 6: 00 AM. Look for the latest Málaga to Barcelona bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this route.
How early should I buy Málaga to Barcelona bus tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy a bus ticket from Málaga to Barcelona within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $118 (€91) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Málaga and Barcelona are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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