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There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Marbella by plane, train, night bus, bus, car, car ferry or car train

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Fly from Glasgow/Prestwick  •  4h 46m

  1. Fly from Glasgow/Prestwick (PIK) to Malaga (AGP) PIK - AGP

€22 - €98

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Train to Glasgow, fly  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Malaga (AGP) GLA - AGP

€41 - €173

Train, night bus, bus  •  43h 48m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the night bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M11
  3. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Zaragoza
  4. Take the train from Zaragoza-Delicias to Malaga Maria Zambrano Ave
  5. Take the bus from Málaga to Marbella

€255 - €408

Train, bus  •  45h 12m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Sheffield
  3. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  4. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Zaragoza
  5. Take the train from Zaragoza-Delicias to Malaga Maria Zambrano Ave
  6. Take the bus from Málaga to Marbella

€399 - €776

Drive, car ferry  •  38h 37m

  1. Drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Marbella

€263 - €607

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  28h 37m

  1. Drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Marbella

€468 - €625

Glasgow/Prestwick (PIK) to Malaga (AGP) flights

The flight time between Glasgow/Prestwick (PIK) and Malaga (AGP) is around 4h 25m and covers a distance of around 2094 km. The fastest flight normally takes 3h 5m. Services are operated by Ryanair. Typically seven flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
4h 25m
Fastest flight journey time:
3h 5m
Flight distance:
2094 km
Flights per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€16
Carbon emissions:
424 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
07:00
Last flight departs at:
09:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow/Prestwick (PIK) to Malaga (AGP) flight schedules

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Conditions of entry into Spain from United Kingdom

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from India
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Considerations leaving from United Kingdom

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Spain from United Kingdom.

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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

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Marbella is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Marbella is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Marbella is 1.5 metres.

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

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from Spain.

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Last updated: 29 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Marbella is to fly which costs £18 - £85 and takes 4h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Marbella is to fly which costs £18 - £85 and takes 4h 46m.

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The distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Marbella is 2112 km.

The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Marbella without a car is to train and night bus and bus which takes 43h 48m and costs £210 - £350.

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It takes approximately 4h 46m to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Marbella, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to Malaga Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 5m.

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Marbella is 1h ahead of Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK). It is currently 11:34 AM in Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and 12:34 PM in Marbella.

Ryanair offers flights from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to Malaga Airport.

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There are 547+ hotels available in Marbella. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Marbella.
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  • Distance: 2112 km
  • Duration: 4h 46m

What companies run services between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK), Scotland and Marbella, Spain?

Ryanair flies from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Marbella once daily.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €300
Flights from Glasgow to Malaga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€90 - €310
Flights from Glasgow to Malaga via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €310
Flights from Glasgow to Malaga via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€100 - €330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow/Prestwick to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€16 - €95
Flights from Glasgow/Prestwick to Malaga via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€18 - €100
Flights from Glasgow to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€25 - €140
Flights from Glasgow to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€25 - €140
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Malaga via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €430
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Glasgow to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€95 - €260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Malaga via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €430
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €23
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
€8 - €12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€17 - €23
Train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €28
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
€10 - €15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€22 - €28
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza-Delicias to Malaga Maria Zambrano
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€80 - €150
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€80 - €110
Promo+
€85 - €95
Flexible
€110 - €150
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€154
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Megabus UK
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
Night bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Sheffield Interchange to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Londres Victoria Coach Station to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€130 - €180
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Malaga to Marbella
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
alsa.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€75 - €330
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
€75 - €95
Car
€230 - €330

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