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There are 4 ways to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Malaga Airport (AGP) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  1h 40m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Malaga (AGP) BCN - AGP

3 alternative options

Train  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Malaga Maria Zambrano Ave

Bus  •  17h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona/Sants to Malaga

Drive  •  9h 28m

  1. Drive from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Malaga Airport (AGP) 962.5 km

Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Malaga Airport (AGP) by train and bus

The journey time between Barcelona Airport (BCN) and Malaga Airport (AGP) is around 26h 26m and covers a distance of around 1138 km. This includes an average layover time of around 19h 51m. The fastest journey normally takes 26h 26m. Operated by Renfe Cercanias, Renfe Viajeros, Renfe AVE and others, the Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Malaga Airport (AGP) service departs from Aeroport and arrives in Malaga Airport (AGP). Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 35m
Layover time:
19h 51m
Total time:
26h 26m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
26h 26m
Journey distance:
1138 km
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€118
Carbon emissions:
60 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:08
Last service departs at:
07:08

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Malaga Airport (AGP) train and bus schedules

Barcelona Airport (BCN) → Malaga Airport (AGP)
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Malaga Airport (AGP) is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Malaga Airport (AGP) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Malaga Airport (AGP) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

Last updated: 26 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Malaga Airport (AGP) is to fly, which costs €19 - €90 and takes 1h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Malaga Airport (AGP) is to fly which costs €19 - €90 and takes 1h 40m.

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The distance between Barcelona Airport (BCN) and Malaga Airport (AGP) is 765 km. The road distance is 962.5 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Malaga Airport (AGP) without a car is to train which takes 8h 35m and costs €110 - €220.

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It takes approximately 1h 40m to fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Malaga (AGP), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Malaga Airport (AGP) is to fly which takes 1h 40m and costs €19 - €90. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €110 - €220 and takes 8h 35m, you could also bus, which costs €80 - €120 and takes 17h 18m.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Malaga Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Malaga Airport (AGP) is 963 km. It takes approximately 9h 28m to drive from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Malaga Airport (AGP).

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Royal Air Maroc, Ryanair, Iberia and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Malaga Airport.

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There are 951+ hotels available in Malaga Airport (AGP). Prices start at €87 per night.

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  • Distance: 765.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 40m

What companies run services between Barcelona Airport (BCN), Spain and Malaga Airport (AGP), Spain?

Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and two other airlines fly from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Malaga Airport (AGP) every 2 hours. Alternatively, Renfe AVE operates a train from Barcelona-Sants to Malaga Maria Zambrano once daily. Tickets cost €110 - €200 and the journey takes 5h 56m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €160
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €210
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €160
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €160
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Mahon
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€35 - €160
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€19 - €160
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€19 - €160
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Tangier
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€140 - €750
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Malaga Maria Zambrano
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€110 - €200
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€110 - €150
Promo+
€120 - €130
Flexible
€150 - €200
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona/Sants to Malaga
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
alsa.com

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