How to travel from Málaga to Alicante

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from Málaga to Alicante

You can get from Málaga to Alicante by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Málaga to Alicante on Mar 31 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:30PMMálaga7h15 04:45AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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09:30PMMálaga7h15 04:45AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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08:00AMMálaga8h30 04:30PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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04:00PMMálaga7h30 11:30PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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05:30PMMálaga8h15 01:45AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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Travel Information between Málaga and Alicante

distanceDistance242 miles (391 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus
fastestFastest modeBus • $53 (€46) • 7 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa

Travel 242 miles (391 km) by bus between Málaga and Alicante. Alsa is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Málaga to Alicante.

How to get from Málaga to Alicante

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Málaga to Alicante there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 80,00% 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 Málaga to Alicante. 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 Tips: Travel from Málaga to Alicante

Travel Tips: Travel to Alicante 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 Alicante.

You can go from Málaga to Alicante by bus.

The fastest way to travel from Málaga to Alicante is by bus, which requires on average 7 h 45 min   of travel time.

Alicante is approximately 242 miles (391 km) away from Málaga.

The average frequency per day from Málaga to Alicante is:

  • 1 bus per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Málaga to Alicante as scheduled services by bus can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Málaga to Alicante:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Málaga, Puerto Málaga and arrive in Alicante, Estación de Autobuses.

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Málaga and Alicante:

  • You can travel by bus from Málaga to Alicante with Alsa, and you can find Alsa Málaga to Alicante tickets for $53 (€46) on Omio.

Yes, there is a direct route available from Málaga to Alicante:

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

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

Looking to extend your trip from Málaga to Alicante? Many Omio customers who go from Málaga to Alicante usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Barcelona or Valencia. If you're looking to explore Madrid, Barcelona or Valencia from Alicante, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before traveling from Málaga to Alicante, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $53 (€46) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Málaga to Alicante tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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