How to travel from Valencia to Málaga

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from Valencia to Málaga

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

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To get from Valencia to Málaga on Dec 06 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:31AMValencia, Estación de Autobuses9h44 08:15PMMálaga
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09:35PMValencia Airport10h15 07:50AMMalaga Airport
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10:15PMValencia, Estación de Autobuses9h45 08:00AMMálaga
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12:00PMValencia, Estación de Autobuses10h00 10:00PMMálaga
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06:15PMValencia, Estación de Autobuses10h45 05:00AMMálaga
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Travel Information to Málaga from Valencia

distanceDistance290 miles (467 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$32 - $141
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $32 (€29) • 6 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $141 (€129) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa or Air Europa

Travel 290 miles (467 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Valencia and Málaga. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $32 (€29). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Alsa or Air Europa among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Valencia to Málaga.

How to get from Valencia to Málaga

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Valencia to Málaga, 71,97% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Valencia to Málaga and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Valencia to Málaga

Travel Tips: 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 Valencia to Málaga.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Valencia and Málaga. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Málaga from Valencia is by taking a train, which costs on average $32 (€29).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Málaga:

A train is $37 (€34) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Valencia to Málaga costing on average $69 (€63).

Taking a train is about $110 (€100) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $141 (€129) for this route.

The fastest way to get to Málaga from Valencia is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Málaga can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 9 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 50 min   of travel time.

The distance from Valencia to Málaga is approximately 290 miles (467 km).

The average frequency per day from Valencia to Málaga is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Málaga from Valencia as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Valencia, Estación de Autobuses to Málaga, Puerto Málaga.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Valencia Airport and arrive in Malaga Airport.
  • Most travelers take a train from Valencia Joaquín Sorolla to Malaga María Zambrano.

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

  • Alsa can get you to Málaga by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Alsa from Valencia to Málaga for $69 (€63) on Omio.
  • Air Europa can take you to Málaga by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Air Europa from Valencia to Málaga for $141 (€129).

Yes, there are direct services available from Valencia to Málaga with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by bus with Alsa with 1 direct bus per day.

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

Many of our customers traveling from Valencia to Málaga don't make Málaga their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Málaga are Madrid, Sevilla or Barcelona, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Málaga to any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Valencia to Málaga, 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 route is costing $69 (€63) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $141 (€129) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $32 (€29) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Valencia to Málaga 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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