There are 5 ways to get from Málaga to Tarifa by bus, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Málaga to Tarifa L-530 / ...

12€ - 35€

Cheapest option

Bus via Algeciras San Bernardo Bus Station #2  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Málaga to Algeciras Portillo / ...

8€ - 28€

3 alternative options

Bus via Algeciras San Bernardo Bus Station  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Malaga to Algeciras
  2. Take the bus from Algeciras San Bernardo Bus Station to Tarifa - Centro de Salud M-150 / ...

14€ - 20€

Rideshare  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the rideshare from Málaga to Tarifa 162.3 km

10€

Drive  •  1h 49m

  1. Drive from Málaga to Tarifa 161.9 km

17€ - 25€

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The cheapest way to get from Málaga to Tarifa is to rideshare which costs 10€ and takes 2h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Málaga to Tarifa is to drive which costs 17€ - 25€ and takes 1h 49m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Málaga and arriving at Tarifa. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 28m.

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The distance between Málaga and Tarifa is 132 km. The road distance is 161.9 km.

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The best way to get from Málaga to Tarifa without a car is to bus which takes 2h 28m and costs 12€ - 35€.

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The bus from Málaga to Tarifa takes 2h 28m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Málaga to Tarifa bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, depart from Málaga station.

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Málaga to Tarifa bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, arrive at Tarifa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Málaga to Tarifa is 162 km. It takes approximately 1h 49m to drive from Málaga to Tarifa.

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  • Distance: 132.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 28m

What companies run services between Málaga, Spain and Tarifa, Andalusia, Spain?

Avanza Grupo operates a bus from Málaga to Tarifa 4 times a day. Tickets cost 12€ - 35€ and the journey takes 2h 28m. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Málaga to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 35€
Schedules at
malaga.avanzagrupo.com
Bus from Málaga to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 18€
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Malaga Estacion to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
Eurolines FR
Transportes Comes
Phone
956 291 168
Email
comercial@tgcomes.es
Website
tgcomes.es
Bus from Málaga to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 29€
Schedules at
tgcomes.es
Book at
movelia.es
Bus from Algeciras San Bernardo Bus Station to Tarifa - Centro de Salud
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Schedules at
siu.ctmcg.es
Bus from Málaga to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 25€
Schedules at
tgcomes.es
Book at
movelia.es
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 Malaga to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Malaga to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
alsa.com
CTMCG
Phone
+34 (0) 955038665
Website
siu.ctmcg.es
Bus from Algeciras to Tarifa - Centro de Salud
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Schedules at
siu.ctmcg.es
Interbus
Phone
+34 (0) 902 64 64 28
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
interbus.es
Bus from Málaga to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Schedules at
interbus.es
Socibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Málaga to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€
Book at
blablacar.es

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

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