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There are 5 ways to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Puerto del Sol by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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

Train  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Malaga Maria Zambrano Ave

€108 - €168

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Granada
  2. Take the bus from Granada to Zafarraya

€60 - €82

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5h 9m

  1. Drive from Madrid Atocha Station to Puerto del Sol 491.1 km

€45 - €75

Fly to Malaga, taxi  •  3h 49m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Malaga (AGP) MAD - AGP
  2. Take a taxi from Malaga to Puerto del Sol

€111 - €220

Fly to Granada, taxi  •  3h 56m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Granada (GRX) MAD - GRX
  2. Take a taxi from Granada to Puerto del Sol

€148 - €280

Madrid Atocha Station → Puerto del Sol
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Puerto del Sol is 112.

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Puerto del Sol is to drive which costs €45 - €75 and takes 5h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Puerto del Sol is to train which costs €100 - €170 and takes 3h 49m.

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The distance between Madrid Atocha Station and Puerto del Sol is 385 km. The road distance is 491.1 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Puerto del Sol without a car is to train which takes 3h 49m and costs €100 - €170.

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It takes approximately 3h 49m to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Puerto del Sol, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Puerto del Sol is to train which takes 3h 49m and costs €100 - €170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €55 - €85 and takes 9h 14m.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Malaga Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid Atocha Station to Puerto del Sol is 491 km. It takes approximately 5h 9m to drive from Madrid Atocha Station to Puerto del Sol.

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Iberia and Air Europa offer flights from Madrid Airport to Malaga Airport.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Puerto del Sol. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Puerto del Sol.
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  • Distance: 385 km
  • Duration: 3h 49m

What companies run services between Madrid Atocha Station, Spain and Puerto del Sol, Spain?

Renfe AVE operates a train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Malaga Maria Zambrano every 3 hours. Tickets cost €50 - €100 and the journey takes 2h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid Atocha Station to Puerto del Sol via Diego De León, Madrid Estacion Sur, Granada, and Zafarraya in around 9h 14m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €210
Flights from Madrid to Granada
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €200
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Malaga Maria Zambrano
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €100
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€50 - €70
Promo+
€58 - €63
Flexible
€75 - €100
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. 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 Madrid Estacion Sur to Granada
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Granada to Zafarraya
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
Taxi from Malaga to Puerto del Sol
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
€80 - €100
Taxis Malaga
Phone
+34 692 62 02 66
Website
s607979419.web-inicial.es
TAXi Tranfer
Phone
+34 676 56 66 85
Website
facebook.com
Malaga Taxi Travel
Phone
+34 635 40 54 74
Website
facebook.com

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