There are 7 ways to get from Madrid to Nerja 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  •  4 h 29 min

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

$82 - $116

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Nerja

$35 - $60

5 alternative options

Bus Ouibus  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - South Station to Granada Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Granada to Nerja

$38 - $56

Drive  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Nerja 319.1 miles

$60 - $90

Fly to Malaga, bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Malaga (AGP) MAD - AGP
  2. Take the bus from Malaga to Nerja

$55 - $272

Fly to Granada, bus  •  6 h 48 min

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

$90 - $326

Fly to Almeria, bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Almeria (LEI) MAD - LEI
  2. Take the bus from Almeria to Nerja

$106 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Nerja is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 9 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Nerja is to train and bus which costs 70€ - 100€ and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Nerja is 408 km. The road distance is 510.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Madrid to Nerja, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Nerja. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

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

ALSA operates a bus from Madrid to Nerja twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 7 h 30 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 Granada
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Almeria
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Almeria via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Malaga to Nerja
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Nerja
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Granada to Nerja
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Almeria to Nerja
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Madrid - South Station to Granada
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
Ouibus

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