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There are 4 ways to get from Valencia to Marbella by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Malaga Ic
  2. Take the bus from Málaga to Marbella

$103 - $125

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Bus  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Marbella

$45 - $70

2 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Valencia to Marbella 420.5 miles

$75 - $120

Fly  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Malaga (AGP) VLC - AGP

$60 - $264

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The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Marbella is to bus which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 12 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valencia to Marbella is to fly which costs 50€ - 230€ and takes 4 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Valencia and arriving at Marbella. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 25 min.

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The distance between Valencia and Marbella is 514 km. The road distance is 672.8 km.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Marbella without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 44 min and costs 85€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Valencia to Marbella, including transfers.

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Valencia to Marbella bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Valencia station.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Marbella is to bus which takes 12 h 25 min and costs 40€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 50€ - 230€ and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Valencia Airport to Malaga Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Valencia to Marbella bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Marbella station.

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Map of how to get from Valencia to Marbella.
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  • Distance: 321.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 44 min

What companies run services between Valencia, Spain and Marbella, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Valencia to Marbella 5 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 12 h 25 min. Alternatively, Iberia flies from Valencia to Marbella 3 times a day.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Malaga
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Valencia to Marbella
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
alsa.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Valencia to Marbella is 673 km. It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to drive from Valencia to Marbella.

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Iberia offers flights from Valencia Airport to Malaga Airport.

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Book your Valencia to Marbella bus tickets online with ALSA.

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There are 3016+ hotels available in Marbella. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Valencia Airport is to line 3 subway which takes 21 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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