Barcelona to Malaga

Barcelona to Malaga

  Sep 21, 2021, 12 trips (46 – 0)

Barcelona to Malaga Schedule

Barcelona to Malaga Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Vueling Economy #VY211507:10 - 08:50€ 50.49
Alsa Standard AC 07:00 - 22:00€ 105.25
Vueling Economy #VY211109:10 - 10:50€ 50.49
Vueling Economy #VY211712:05 - 13:45€ 65.79
Alsa Standard AC 12:00 - 05:00€ 105.25
Vueling Economy #VY212115:15 - 16:55€ 65.79
Vueling Economy #VY211920:45 - 22:25€ 50.49

Transportation from Barcelona to Malaga

How to get from Barcelona to Malaga

When you want to get from Barcelona to Malaga, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A Bus ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about EUR 106.91. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a flight as a flight ticket costs as low as EUR 49.03.

How far is Barcelona from Malaga?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Barcelona to Malaga. Your trip will be a total of 625 miles (1005 km). The flying distance is 565 miles (909 km).

How long does it take to get from Barcelona to Malaga?

The travel time from Barcelona to Malaga can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 21 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Barcelona to Malaga?

The cost of the trip from Barcelona to Malaga varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Vueling: travelling by flight expect to pay as low as EUR 49.03 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a Bus - a one-way Bus ticket can cost as much as EUR 106.91.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Barcelona to Malaga:

  • Plane tickets - EUR 49.13 to EUR 68.61;
  • Bus tickets - EUR 105.03 to EUR 106.72;

How many trips per day are there between Barcelona and Malaga?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Barcelona to Malaga depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 01:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 21:00. There are 1 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Barcelona to Malaga. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is EUR 49.13.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Barcelona to Malaga


Taking a bus from Barcelona to Malaga is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Barcelona to Malaga

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Barcelona to Malaga? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% users took a plane.