There are 6 ways to get from Madrid to Marbella by train, bus, car or plane

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, bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Malaga Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Málaga to Marbella 903

$72 - $103

Cheapest option

Bus Interbus Madrid-Malaga-Algeciras  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Marbella

$25

4 alternative options

Bus Ouibus  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - South Station to Marbella Ouibus

$26 - $41

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Marbella 364.2 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Malaga  •  4 h 22 min

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

$45 - $255

Fly to Granada, bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Granada (GRX) MAD - GRX
  2. Take the bus from Granada to Marbella

$79 - $337

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Marbella is to bus which costs 22€ and takes 7 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Marbella is to train and bus which takes 3 h 28 min and costs 60€ - 90€.

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The distance between Madrid and Marbella is 446 km. The road distance is 583 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Madrid to Marbella, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Marbella. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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

Interbus Madrid-Malaga-Algeciras operates a bus from Madrid to Marbella every 2 hours. Tickets cost $25 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min. Alternatively, Iberia, Air Europa and Air Arabia Maroc fly from Madrid to Marbella every 4 hours.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Malaga via Valencia
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Granada
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Madrid to Malaga via Tangier
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Málaga to Marbella
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
portillo.avanzabus.com
Bus from Granada to Marbella
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
portillo.avanzabus.com
Transportes Comes
Interbus Madrid-Malaga-Algeciras
Phone
+34 (0) 902 64 64 28
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
mma.interbus.es
Bus from Madrid to Marbella
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
mma.interbus.es
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Madrid - South Station to Marbella
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Granada to Marbella
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus

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