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There are 6 ways to get from Benidorm to Málaga by bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Bus  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Malaga

40€ - 60€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the rideshare from Benidorm to Málaga 514.2 km

29€

4 alternative options

Drive  •  5h 8m

  1. Drive from Benidorm to Málaga 517.7 km

50€ - 75€

Bus to Valencia, fly to Malaga  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Valencia - Ave Estacion Interm
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Malaga (AGP) VLC - AGP

41€ - 175€

Bus to Alicante, fly to Malaga  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Malaga (AGP) ALC - AGP

43€ - 193€

Bus to Alicante, fly to Granada, bus  •  8h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Granada (GRX) ALC - GRX
  3. Take the bus from Granada to Malaga

53€ - 208€

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The cost-effective way to get from Benidorm to Málaga is to rideshare, which costs 29€ and takes 6h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Benidorm to Málaga is to bus and fly which costs 40€ - 200€ and takes 3h 52m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Benidorm and arriving at Malaga. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 30m.

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The distance between Benidorm and Málaga is 428 km. The road distance is 517.7 km.

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The best way to get from Benidorm to Málaga without a car is to bus which takes 8h 30m and costs 40€ - 60€.

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The bus from Benidorm to Malaga takes 8h 30m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Benidorm to Málaga bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Benidorm station.

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The quickest flight from Valencia Airport to Malaga Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Benidorm to Málaga bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Malaga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Benidorm to Málaga is 518 km. It takes approximately 5h 8m to drive from Benidorm to Málaga.

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Map of how to get from Benidorm to Málaga.
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  • Distance: 428.4 km
  • Duration: 8h 30m

What companies run services between Benidorm, Spain and Málaga, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Benidorm to Malaga every 4 hours. Tickets cost 40€ - 60€ and the journey takes 8h 30m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 290€
Flights from Valencia to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 290€
Flights from Alicante to Granada via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 210€
Flights from Alicante to Granada via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Flights from Alicante to Granada via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 180€
Flights from Alicante to Granada via Ibiza, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Granada via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Flights from Alicante to Granada via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 180€
Flights from Alicante to Granada via Mahon
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Flights from Alicante to Granada via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
45€ - 220€
Flights from Alicante to Granada via Ibiza, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Valencia to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
11€ - 130€
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Alicante to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
290€ - 700€
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
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Benidorm to Malaga
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Benidorm to Valencia - Ave Estacion Interm
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Granada to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Granada to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Benidorm to Málaga
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
29€
Book at
blablacar.es

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Ryanair and Iberia offer flights from Valencia Airport to Malaga Airport.

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There are 1839+ hotels available in Málaga. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Benidorm and Málaga. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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