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Bus Information between Málaga and Tarifa

distanceDistance82 miles (132 km)
frequencyBus frequency2 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 2 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersBlaBlaCar, Avanza or Socibus

Buses from Málaga to Tarifa cover the 82 miles (132 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 26 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, Avanza or Socibus. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Malaga María Zambrano and arrive in Tarifa, Estación Autobus.

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Travel with Avanza between Málaga and Tarifa

Travel on Avanza buses from Málaga to Tarifa at great prices. Omio finds you bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.


Avanza is one of Spain biggest bus companies and offers only one type of ticket for your next bus from Málaga to Tarifa: Standard Ticket.

Enjoy a smooth and easy journey from Málaga to Tarifa with Avanza! As an official travel partner of Avanza, Omio can help you search current bus schedules and timetables from Avanza, compare the best routes from Málaga to Tarifa as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Avanza Málaga to Tarifa bus ticket available today. If you search for Avanza tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the bus station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way bus from Málaga to Tarifa on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 82 miles (132 km) journey between Málaga and Tarifa with ease and comfort on a bus with Avanza.

Málaga to Tarifa bus information with Avanza:

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  • Avanza frequency: 1 a day

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

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  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Refund or voucher policy
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Buses Malaga to Tarifa

A trip to the south coast of Spain is the dream of many holidaymakers. The route offers some of the country's most beautiful beaches and passes through several great cities. One of the best connections on this section is by bus Malaga - Tarifa. On the 160 kilometers the travellers see some of the most beautiful landscapes of Spain. The route also passes other great cities in Spain such as Estepona or Marbella.

Which bus companies drive from Malaga to Tarifa?

To get directly from Malaga to Tarifa, there is at the moment only the option with BlaBlaCar. At the popular site for car rides there are trips between the two cities on many days. Alternatively, travellers can take the bus from Malaga to Algericas, and from there take a taxi or another bus to Tarifa. The buses to Algericas are offered by Avanza.

How long does the bus trip from Malaga to Tarifa?


The journey by car from Malaga to Tarifa takes about 2 hours. That's why BlaBlaCar is a good option to get from one city to another. The journey by bus from Malaga to Algericas takes between 2:30 and 3:30 hours. From there it's about 25 kilometres to Tarifa, which can be done by car in half an hour.

How often can you take the long Bus from Malaga to Tarifa?

The BlaBlaCar drives relatively irregularly from Malaga to Tarifa. On some days there are therefore no connections for this option. Those who take the bus to Algericas, on the other hand, have numerous connections available every day. From Algericas travellers can take a local bus to Tarifa, or alternatively take a taxi.

Bus stations on the route Malaga - Tarifa?

At which bus station does the bus start in Malaga? The departure on Malaga depends on the chosen method. When driving with BlaBlaCar, the starting location depends on the respective driver. Many depart from the main station, which is centrally located in the city centre. The buses to Algericas depart from the Estación de Autobuses, which is very close to the train station and can be reached on foot.

At which bus station does the bus arrive in Tarifa? Where the journey ends in Tarifa also depends completely on the respective travel option. The BlaBlaCar drivers will often stop at the station, just like at the departure. If you come by taxi from Algericas, you can of course choose your own destination.

Buses Malaga to Lisbon

Multiple bus companies together offer far more than 20 bus services per day on the Malaga-Lisbon route. The fastest trips without intermediate stop last 10:00 hours or less.

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Buses from Málaga to Tarifa
Take the bus to Tarifa 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 Tarifa.
How far is Tarifa from Málaga by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Tarifa from Málaga by bus to be approximately 82 miles (132 km).
What is the Málaga to Tarifa bus travel time?
While the time it takes to travel 82 miles (132 km) from Málaga to Tarifa can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Málaga to Tarifa bus journey time is on average 2 h 26 min.
What is the departure bus station in Málaga and arrival bus station in Tarifa?

Some of the Málaga bus stations to Tarifa you can start your journey from include Málaga, Puerto Málaga, Malaga, Estación de Autobuses and Málaga, Avda. Jorge Silvela (fernando Loring). Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Tarifa include Tarifa, Estación Autobus, Tarifa and Tarifa, Batalla del Salado.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Malaga María Zambrano   and arriving in Tarifa, Estación Autobus.

Where is the Málaga bus station located? Where is the Tarifa bus station located?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Malaga María Zambrano and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Tarifa, Estación Autobus and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the bus station to the city center in Tarifa.

Which bus companies can get me from Málaga to Tarifa?
When taking a bus from Málaga to Tarifa, you can count on BlaBlaCar, Avanza or Socibus for the best way to get you to Tarifa. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service from Málaga to Tarifa and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
How many buses per day are there to Tarifa from Málaga?
On average, there are 2 buses a day from Málaga to Tarifa. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey