There are 4 ways to get from Málaga to El Chorro by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Malaga to El Chorro (APT.) Ir

$7 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Málaga to Álora M-231 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Piscina to El Chorro - Caminito del Rey M-340

$4 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Málaga to El Chorro 35.8 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Málaga to El Chorro 35.8 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Málaga, Spain and El Chorro, Andalusia, Spain?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Málaga to El Chorro 3 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $17 and the journey takes 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Málaga to El Chorro via Álora and Piscina in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Bus operators
Transportes de Area de Malaga
Phone
+ 34 (0) 955 038 665
Email
info@ctmam.es
Website
siu.ctmam.ctan.es
Bus from Málaga to Álora
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
siu.ctmam.ctan.es
Autocares Rivero S.L.
Phone
+34 (0) 952 496 566
Email
info@autocaresrivero.com
Website
autocaresrivero.com
Bus from Piscina to El Chorro - Caminito del Rey
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
autocaresrivero.com
Other operators
Taxi from Málaga to El Chorro
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Taxis Malaga
Phone
+34 692 62 02 66
Website
taxismalaga.com
Malaga Taxi Travel
Phone
+34 635 40 54 74
Website
malagataxitravel.es

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Málaga to El Chorro?

The distance between Málaga and El Chorro is 37 km. The road distance is 57 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Málaga to El Chorro?

The cheapest way to get from Málaga to El Chorro is to bus which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Málaga to El Chorro?

The quickest way to get from Málaga to El Chorro is to train which takes 42 min and costs 5€ - 14€.

Is there a direct train between Málaga and El Chorro?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Malaga and arriving at El Chorro (APT.). Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

Is there a direct bus between Málaga and El Chorro?

No, there is no direct bus from Málaga to El Chorro. However, there are services departing from Málaga and arriving at El Chorro - Caminito del Rey via Piscina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

How long does it take to get from Málaga to El Chorro?

The train from Malaga to El Chorro (APT.) takes 42 min including transfers and departs three times a day.