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There are 6 ways to get from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar by bus, train, night bus, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Malaga to Granada
  2. Take the bus from Granada to Guadix
  3. Take the bus from Guadix to Roquetas de Mar

$68 - $90

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar 117.1 miles

$13 - $16

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Malaga to Antequera-Santa Ana A / ...
  2. Take the train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Almeria Ir

$48 - $102

Night bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the night bus from Malaga to El Ejido

$22 - $35

Taxi  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar 116.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar 116.6 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar is to rideshare which costs 11€ - 14€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar is to taxi which costs 120€ - 150€ and takes 1 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar. However, there are services departing from Malaga and arriving at Roquetas de Mar via Granada and Guadix. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 21 min.

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The distance between Málaga and Roquetas de Mar is 161 km. The road distance is 186.5 km.

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The best way to get from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 21 min and costs 55€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar, including transfers.

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Málaga to Roquetas de Mar bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Malaga station.

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The best way to get from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar is to bus which takes 6 h 21 min and costs 55€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 40€ - 90€ and takes 6 h 57 min.

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Málaga to Roquetas de Mar bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at El Ejido station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Málaga to Roquetas de Mar is 186 km. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar.

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Map of how to get from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar.
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  • Distance: 100.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 21 min

What companies run services between Málaga, Spain and Roquetas de Mar, Spain?

You can take a bus from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar via Granada and Guadix in around 6 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar via Antequera-Santa Ana, Almeria, and Almería in around 6 h 57 min.

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 Malaga to Antequera-Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
renfe.com
Train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Almeria
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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 Malaga to Granada
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Granada to Guadix
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
alsa.com
Night bus from Malaga to El Ejido
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
BusbamSL
Phone
902 22 72 72
Email
atencionaclientes@busbam.com
Website
busbam.com
Bus from Guadix to Roquetas de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32 - $35
Schedules at
busbam.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Book at
blablacar.es
Taxi from Málaga to Roquetas de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Málaga and Roquetas de Mar. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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