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Málaga to Madrid bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$67.22
Shortest Duration20h 10m
Trips per day2
Bus lines1
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Málaga-Madrid Bus Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Málaga to Madrid?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $68.90 was the low point for bus fares from Málaga to Madrid. Buses from Madrid to Málaga are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $68.90 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 20 hours and 28 minutes to cover the 258 miles (416 kilometers) from Málaga to Madrid. However, the fastest bus only takes 20 hours and 10 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Madrid. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Málaga?

The first bus leaves at 9:00pm and the last bus leaves at 9:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Málaga to Madrid, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Málaga to Madrid. However, neither bus offers direct service, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to transfer buses during the trip.

What bus companies travel from Málaga to Madrid?

There is one bus company that operates from Málaga to Madrid. FlixBus is the one bus line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus220h 28m$68.90

Where does the bus leave from in Málaga?

Málaga, Malaga has two bus stations with service to Madrid, Madrid:

  • Bus Station

Where does the bus arrive in Madrid?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Madrid, Madrid:

  • Central Bus Station
  • Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport, Terminal 4

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