How to get from Málaga to Barcelona by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Málaga to Barcelona is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||477 miles (769 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus|
|Popular travel companies||Alsa|
Take a bus to travel 477 miles (769 km) from Málaga to Barcelona. Alsa is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Málaga to Barcelona.
You can travel by train, bus or flight for as low as $37 (€33). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Looking for a comfortable way to travel from Málaga to Barcelona? Reserve your Renfe AVE travel to Barcelona from Málaga with Omio today! Renfe is Spain’s national travel company that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country as well as France and Portugal, including the Málaga to Barcelona trip. Omio shows you current AVE schedules and tickets to cover the 477 miles (769 km) distance. You can choose from ticket options like Promo, Promo + or Flexible for the best deals on this trip. Renfe discount cards, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, can also be applied when purchasing your AVE ticket on Omio.
As the main high-speed travel service in Spain, AVE provides amenities like a restaurant, bathrooms, WiFi access, and onboard entertainment on its routes. AVE covers long distances and connects major cities in Spain in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These travel can reach speeds up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, making AVE travel one of the fastest in the entire world. AVE offers all travelers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and on Omio you can book AVE tickets in a few steps!
Alsa is the main travel company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK travel company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on travel journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal travel with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe travel like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
Ryanair is one of the biggest and most popular low-cost airlines in Europe, headquartered in Ireland. Hopping on a travel and flying to popular European destinations quickly and affordably is made easy with Ryanair. This budget airline is known for operating direct travel to smaller or secondary airports usually outside major cities to keep costs down. A Ryanair travel ticket between Málaga and Barcelona includes allowance of one small personal bag; additional fees tend to apply for cabin baggage and checked baggage.
You can get from Málaga to Barcelona by bus.
The Málaga to Barcelona distance is around 477 miles (769 km).
The average frequency per day from Málaga to Barcelona is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Barcelona from Málaga 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 Barcelona:
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Yes, there is a direct route available from Málaga to Barcelona:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Barcelona as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Barcelona from Málaga.
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