How to travel from Marbella to Málaga

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from Marbella to Málaga

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

Our recommendation

To get from Marbella to Málaga on May 20 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:20AMMarbella0h30 08:50AMMálaga
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07:00AMMarbella0h40 07:40AMMálaga
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02:00PMMarbella0h20 02:20PMMálaga
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03:20PMMarbella0h40 04:00PMMálaga
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02:10PMMarbella0h40 02:50PMMálaga
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Travel Information from Marbella to Málaga

distanceDistance29 miles (47 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus
fastestFastest modeBus • $10 (€9) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSocibus

Travel 29 miles (47 km) by bus to Málaga from Marbella. Socibus is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Marbella to Málaga.

How to get from Marbella to Málaga

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Marbella to Málaga there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 100,00% 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 Marbella to Málaga. 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 Marbella to Málaga

Travel to Málaga 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 Marbella to Málaga.

Travel Marbella to Málaga by bus.

A bus is the fastest way to get to Málaga from Marbella with an average travel time for this journey around 1 h 30 min.

The distance is approximately 29 miles (47 km) from Marbella to Málaga.

The average frequency per day from Marbella to Málaga is:

  • Around 16 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Marbella to 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 Marbella to Málaga:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Marbella, Estación De Autobuses and arrive in Málaga, Puerto Málaga.

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Málaga from Marbella:

  • You can take a bus from Marbella to Málaga with Socibus. Cheap tickets can be found for $10 (€9) with Socibus from Marbella to Málaga.

Yes, there is a direct service from Marbella to Málaga:

  • You can check for a direct bus to Málaga with BlaBlaCar with 16 direct buses per day.

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

Many of our customers who book a trip from Marbella to Málaga often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Madrid, Sevilla or Barcelona. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Marbella and Málaga itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Málaga and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $10 (€9) one way on average.

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

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