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from Tarragona to Málaga

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

Our recommendation

To get from Tarragona to Málaga on Dec 4 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport12h05 08:35AMMalaga Airport
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$1001One-way
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08:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport12h05 08:35AMMalaga Airport
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$1001One-way
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12:00PMBarcelona El Prat Airport20h35 08:35AMMalaga Airport
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$1521One-way
08:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport19h30 04:00PMMalaga Airport
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$1731One-way

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Fri
Dec 3
$115Renfe AVE
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Sat
Dec 4
$115Renfe AVE
$100Air Europa
Sun
Dec 5
$102Renfe AVE
$62Vueling
Mon
Dec 6
$115Renfe AVE
$74Vueling
Tue
Dec 7
$115Renfe AVE
$43Ryanair
Wed
Dec 8
$115Renfe AVE
$74Vueling

Travel Information from Tarragona to Málaga

distanceDistance429 miles (692 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$35 - $100
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $35 (€29) • 1 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $35 (€29) • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling, Alsa or Renfe AVE

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 429 miles (692 km) to Málaga from Tarragona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $35 (€29). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Vueling, Alsa or Renfe AVE among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Tarragona to Málaga.

Travel Tips

Travel from Tarragona 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 Tarragona to Málaga.
FAQs
How do I reach Málaga from Tarragona?

There are 3 ways to get from Tarragona to Málaga: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Tarragona to Málaga?

The cheapest way to get from Tarragona to Málaga is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $35 (€29) compared to other travel options to Málaga:

Taking a flight is usually $66 (€55) less than taking a bus to Málaga, which costs on average $100 (€84) for the same trip.

Taking a flight is usually $51 (€42) less than taking a train to Málaga, which costs on average $85 (€71) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel between Tarragona and Málaga?

The fastest way to get to Málaga from Tarragona is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 40 min.

Other travel options to Málaga can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 15 h 30 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 5 h 23 min.

What is the distance from Tarragona to Málaga?

The distance is approximately 429 miles (692 km) from Tarragona to Málaga.

Where do I depart from Tarragona? Where do I arrive in Málaga?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Tarragona to Málaga:

  • Buses mostly depart from Tarragona, Placa de la Pedrera and arrive in Málaga, Puerto Málaga.
  • Trains most often depart from Tarragona at Tarragona and arrive in Málaga at Malaga María Zambrano.
Which travel operators can get me to Málaga from Tarragona?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Tarragona to Málaga, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Vueling can get you to Málaga by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Vueling from Tarragona to Málaga for $35 (€29) on Omio.
  • Travel with Alsa to go to Málaga by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Alsa Tarragona to Málaga tickets on Omio for $100 (€84).
  • Travel with Renfe AVE to go to Málaga by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Renfe AVE Tarragona to Málaga tickets on Omio for $85 (€71).
Can I find a direct route to Málaga from Tarragona?

Yes, there are direct routes from Tarragona to Málaga with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct flight with Vueling or Ryanair.
  • You can book a direct train with Renfe AVE.

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.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Tarragona to Málaga?
Omio customers who travel from Tarragona to Málaga often also extend their vacation to go to Madrid, Sevilla or Barcelona. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Málaga and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I book tickets to Málaga from Tarragona online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $35 (€29) one way for this trip.
  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $100 (€84) one way on average.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $85 (€71) one way for this route.

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