Travel from Málaga to Santander

Bus or train from Málaga to Santander?

Spanish Railways AVE operates a train from Málaga to Santander hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Málaga to Santander hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h. ALSA also services this route once daily.

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How to get from Málaga to Santander

From Málaga Centro-Almeda train to Malaga airport, fly to Bilbao airport, bus to Bilbao, then bus to Santander. 5 h 17 min $118. From Malaga train to Madrid-Atocha Cercanías, train to Madrid-Chamartin, then train to Santander. 8 h 31 min $136. From Malaga bus to Granada then bus to Santander. 14 h $112. From Málaga bus to Méndez Álvaro, train to Madrid-Barajas Airport T4, bus to Sedano, then bus to Santander. 14 h 25 min $99. From Málaga drive to Santander. 9 h 39 min $142.
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    Málaga to Santander:

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      1 Fly, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $59 - $245
      • Duration: 5 h 17 min
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      2 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $100 - $169
      • Duration: 8 h 31 min
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      3 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $91 - $133
      • Duration: 14 h
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        • Duration: 14 h
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      4 Bus Interbus Madrid-Malaga-Algeciras
      • One-Way approx: USD $87 - $130
      • Duration: 14 h 25 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $87 - $130
        • Duration: 14 h 25 min
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      • One-Way approx: USD $110 - $170
      • Duration: 9 h 39 min
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