There are 7 ways to get from Porto to Málaga by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Porto to Malaga  •  5h 7m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Malaga (AGP) OPO - AGP

38€ - 146€

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Train to Vigo, fly to Malaga  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar
  2. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to Malaga (AGP) VGO - AGP

56€ - 171€

Fly Porto to Granada, bus  •  9h 22m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Granada (GRX) OPO - GRX
  2. Take the bus from Granada to Malaga

83€ - 157€

Bus, train  •  10h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Porto, Porto to Zamora 786
  2. Take the train from Zamora to Madrid-Chamartin Alv / ...
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Malaga Maria Zambrano Ave

90€ - 183€

Train  •  13h 46m

  1. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar Ic
  2. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Alv
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Malaga Maria Zambrano Ave

99€ - 167€

Bus  •  15h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Oporto to Malaga

80€ - 120€

Drive  •  8h 31m

  1. Drive from Porto to Málaga 834.2 km

100€ - 160€

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The cheapest way to get from Porto to Málaga is to fly which costs 35€ - 150€ and takes 5h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Málaga is to fly which costs 35€ - 150€ and takes 5h 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oporto and arriving at Malaga. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 15h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Porto to Málaga. However, there are services departing from Porto - Campanha and arriving at Malaga Maria Zambrano via Vigo Guixar and Madrid-Puerta De Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 46m.

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The distance between Porto and Málaga is 611 km. The road distance is 834.2 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Málaga without a car is to bus and train which takes 10h 50m and costs 85€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 5h 7m to get from Porto to Málaga, including transfers.

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Porto to Málaga bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Oporto station.

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Porto to Málaga train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Porto - Campanha station.

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The best way to get from Porto to Málaga is to fly which takes 5h 7m and costs 35€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 95€ - 170€ and takes 13h 46m, you could also bus, which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 15h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Porto to Málaga.
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  • Distance: 611.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 7m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Málaga, Spain?

easyJet, Ryanair and two other airlines fly from Porto to Málaga 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Porto to Málaga via Vigo Guixar and Madrid-Puerta De Atocha in around 13h 46m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 170€
Flights from Vigo to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 270€
Flights from Vigo to Malaga via Sevilla, Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 270€
Flights from Vigo to Malaga via Madrid, Melilla
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 270€
Flights from Porto to Granada via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 210€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vigo to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 370€
Flights from Porto to Granada via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Malaga via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 190€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Vigo to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 210€
Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Zamora to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zamora to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
23€ - 55€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
23€ - 30€
Promo+
29€ - 31€
Flexible
40€ - 55€
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Malaga Maria Zambrano
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
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 Granada to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Oporto to Malaga
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Granada to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Porto, Porto to Zamora
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Granada to Malaga Estacion
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Malaga Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Porto to Málaga bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Malaga station.

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Málaga is 1h ahead of Porto. It is currently 10:46 AM in Porto and 11:46 AM in Málaga.

Porto to Málaga train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Malaga Maria Zambrano station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Málaga is 834 km. It takes approximately 8h 31m to drive from Porto to Málaga.

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easyJet, Ryanair, TAP Portugal and Iberia offer flights from Porto Airport to Malaga Airport.

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Book your Porto to Málaga bus tickets online with Omio and Busbud.

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There are 5452+ hotels available in Málaga. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Porto to Porto Airport is to subway which takes 27 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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