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There are 5 ways to get from Madrid to Fuengirola by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from Estación de tren de Atocha to Malaga Maria Zambrano Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Estación de tren Malaga Centro Alameda to Estación de tren Fuengirola C1

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Fly  •  3h 34m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Malaga (AGP) MAD - AGP

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Bus  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Estación Sur de Autobuses to Fuengirola Madrid

Bus via Granada  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Estación Sur de Autobuses to Granada Alsa / ...
  2. Take the bus from Granada to Malaga ALSA - Gra-Mal / ...

Drive  •  5h 35m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Fuengirola 556.3 km

Madrid to Fuengirola by train and walk

The journey time between Madrid and Fuengirola is around 3h 49m and covers a distance of around 544 km. This includes an average layover time of around 14 min. Operated by Renfe AVE, iryo, Renfe Viajeros and others, the Madrid to Fuengirola service departs from Estación de tren de Atocha and arrives in Estación de tren Fuengirola. Typically 81 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

81 Weekly Services
3h 49m Average Duration
€31 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Fuengirola is to fly which costs €21 - €80 and takes 3h 34m.

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The fastest way to get from Madrid to Fuengirola is to fly which takes 3h 34m and costs €21 - €80.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Estación Sur de Autobuses and arriving at Fuengirola. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Fuengirola. However, there are services departing from Estación de tren de Atocha and arriving at Estación de tren Fuengirola via Estación de tren Malaga Centro Alameda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 49m.

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The distance between Madrid and Fuengirola is 438 km. The road distance is 556.3 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Fuengirola without a car is to train which takes 3h 49m and costs €30 - €75.

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It takes approximately 3h 49m to get from Madrid to Fuengirola, including transfers.

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Madrid to Fuengirola bus services, operated by Interbus, depart from Estación Sur de Autobuses station.

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Madrid to Fuengirola train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Estación de tren de Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Fuengirola is to train which takes 3h 49m and costs €30 - €75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €21 - €55 and takes 6h 55m, you could also fly, which costs €21 - €80 and takes 3h 34m.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Fuengirola.
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  • Distance: 438.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 49m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Fuengirola, Spain?

You can take a train from Madrid to Fuengirola via Malaga Maria Zambrano and Estación de tren Malaga Centro Alameda in around 3h 49m. Alternatively, Interbus operates a bus from Estación Sur de Autobuses to Fuengirola twice daily. Tickets cost €21 - €55 and the journey takes 6h 55m.

Airlines
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€25 - €120
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€20 - €130
Train operators
iryo
Phone
+34 910 150 000
Email
atencion.cliente@iryo.eu
Website
iryo.eu
Train from Estación de tren de Atocha to Malaga Maria Zambrano
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€29 - €70
Website
https://iryo.eu/en/home
Inicial
€29 - €70
Renfe Cercanias
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Website
renfe.com
Train from Estación de tren Malaga Centro Alameda to Estación de tren Fuengirola
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
https://www.renfe.com/es/en/suburban
Bus operators
Interbus
Phone
+34 916 52 00 11
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
interbus.es
Bus from Estación Sur de Autobuses to Fuengirola
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€21 - €55
Schedules at
interbus.es
FlixBus
Rome2Rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Estación Sur de Autobuses to Granada
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
https://www.flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Granada to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
https://www.flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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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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Madrid to Fuengirola bus services, operated by Interbus, arrive at Fuengirola station.

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Madrid to Fuengirola train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, arrive at Estación de tren Fuengirola station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Fuengirola is 556 km. It takes approximately 5h 35m to drive from Madrid to Fuengirola.

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

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There are 10056+ hotels available in Fuengirola. Prices start at €27 per night.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Madrid Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs €2 - €3.

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