There are 5 ways to get from Madrid to Mijas 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  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Ave / ...

$71 - $96

Cheapest option

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

$26 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus ALSA  •  7 h 16 min

$47 - $67

Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. 347 miles

$65 - $95

Fly  •  3 h 13 min

  1. MAD - AGP

$40 - $247

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

Spanish Railways AVE operates a train from Madrid to Mijas every 2 hours. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, Interbus Madrid-Malaga-Algeciras operates a bus from Madrid to Mijas every 2 hours. Tickets cost $26 and the journey takes 6 h 40 min.

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
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 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Interbus Madrid-Malaga-Algeciras
Phone
+34 (0) 902 64 64 28
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
mma.interbus.es
Bus from Madrid to Fuengirola
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
mma.interbus.es

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madrid and Mijas is 433 km. The road distance is 555 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Mijas is to bus which costs 22€ - 23€ and takes 7 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Mijas is to train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs 60€ - 85€.

No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Mijas. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Los Boliches via Málaga María Zambrano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Mijas. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Mijas via Fuengirola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Madrid to Mijas, including transfers.