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from Madrid to Marbella

You can get from Madrid to Marbella by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Marbella on Sep 30 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:25AMMadrid Barajas Airport1h15 08:40AMMalaga Airport
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$741One-way
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07:25AMMadrid Barajas Airport1h15 08:40AMMalaga Airport
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$741One-way
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07:20AMMadrid Barajas Airport1h25 08:45AMMalaga Airport
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$801One-way
03:45PMMadrid Barajas Airport1h15 05:00PMMalaga Airport
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$2861One-way

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Wed
Sep 29
$23Grupo Interbus
$100Iberia
Thu
Sep 30
$23Grupo Interbus
$74Iberia
Fri
Oct 1
$23Grupo Interbus
$100Iberia Express
Sat
Oct 2
$23Grupo Interbus
$74Iberia Express
Sun
Oct 3
$23Grupo Interbus
$80Air Europa
Mon
Oct 4
$23Grupo Interbus
$74Iberia Express
Tue
Oct 5
$23Grupo Interbus
$74Iberia Express
Wed
Oct 6
$23Grupo Interbus
$83Iberia Express
Thu
Oct 7
$23Grupo Interbus
$80Air Europa
Fri
Oct 8
$23Grupo Interbus
$153Iberia Express
Sat
Oct 9
$23Grupo Interbus
$105Air Europa
Sun
Oct 10
$23Grupo Interbus
$80Air Europa
Mon
Oct 11
$23Grupo Interbus
$71Air Europa
Tue
Oct 12
$23Grupo Interbus
$74Iberia Express
Wed
Oct 13
$23Grupo Interbus
$74Iberia Express
Thu
Oct 14
$23Grupo Interbus
$80Air Europa
Fri
Oct 15
$23Grupo Interbus
$83Iberia Express
Sat
Oct 16
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$71Air Europa
Sun
Oct 17
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$80Air Europa
Mon
Oct 18
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$71Air Europa
Tue
Oct 19
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$41Iberia Express

Travel Information between Madrid and Marbella

distanceDistance276 miles (445 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$23 - $120
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $23 (€18) • 7 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $120 (€97) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesIberia or Grupo Interbus

Travel 276 miles (445 km) by flight or bus from Madrid to Marbella. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $23 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Iberia or Grupo Interbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Madrid to Marbella.

How to get from Madrid to Marbella

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Madrid to Marbella there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 79,59% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Madrid to Marbella. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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Travel to Marbella 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 Marbella.
FAQs
What are the ways to get from Madrid to Marbella?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Madrid and Marbella. You can take a flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to go from Madrid to Marbella?

The cheapest way to travel between Madrid and Marbella is by taking a bus with an average price of $23 (€18).

This is compared to other travel options to Marbella:

A bus is $97 (€78) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Madrid to Marbella costing on average $120 (€97).

What is the fastest way to get from Madrid to Marbella?

The fastest way from Madrid to Marbella is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Marbella that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 10 min.

What is the distance between Madrid and Marbella?

Marbella is approximately 276 miles (445 km) away from Madrid.

How many services a day are there between Madrid and Marbella?

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Marbella is:

  • 1 bus a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Madrid and Marbella as scheduled services by flight or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Madrid and Marbella, what are the departure and arrival points in Madrid and Marbella?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Madrid to Marbella:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Marbella, Estación De Autobuses.
Which travel companies can get me from Madrid to Marbella?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Madrid to Marbella:

  • You can take a flight from Madrid to Marbella with Iberia. Cheap tickets can be found for $120 (€97) with Iberia from Madrid to Marbella.
  • You can travel by bus from Madrid to Marbella with Grupo Interbus, and you can find Grupo Interbus Madrid to Marbella tickets for $23 (€18) on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Madrid to Marbella?

Yes, there are direct services available from Madrid to Marbella with the following travel companies:

  • You can find around 1 direct bus per day and travel with BlaBlaCar.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Marbella as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Madrid to Marbella.

Where should I go next after I travel between Madrid and Marbella?
Your trip from Madrid to Marbella doesn't have to end in Marbella. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Málaga, Sevilla or Barcelona. If you’d like to add Málaga, Sevilla or Barcelona to your Madrid to Marbella tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Marbella today!
How far in advance should I book tickets from Madrid to Marbella online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Madrid to Marbella, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing $120 (€97) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing $23 (€18) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Madrid to Marbella online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.