There are 6 ways to get from Xàbia to Málaga by train, bus, car, plane or car ferry

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  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Gandia to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla Ic
  2. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Malaga Ave / ...

$189 - $260

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Javea to Benidorm
  2. Take the bus from Benidorm to Malaga

$52 - $85

4 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Xàbia to Málaga 350.3 miles

$65 - $100

Bus to Valencia, fly  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Javea to Valencia Airprt
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Malaga (AGP) VLC - AGP

$72 - $284

Bus, bus to Alicante, fly  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Javea to Benidorm
  2. Take the bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport
  3. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Malaga (AGP) ALC - AGP

$95 - $284

Car ferry, car ferry to Ibiza, fly  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dènia to Formentera
  2. Take the car ferry from Formentera to Ibiza
  3. Fly from Ibiza (IBZ) to Malaga (AGP) IBZ - AGP

$95 - $325

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Xàbia to Málaga is to bus which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 11 h.

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The quickest way to get from Xàbia to Málaga is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The distance between Xàbia and Málaga is 464 km. The road distance is 560.4 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Xàbia to Málaga, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Xàbia to Málaga. However, there are services departing from Javea and arriving at Malaga via Benidorm. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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What companies run services between Xàbia, Spain and Málaga, Spain?

You can take a train from Xàbia to Málaga via Gandia, Valencia Joaquin Sorolla, and Madrid-Puerta de Atocha in around 7 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Xàbia to Málaga via Benidorm in around 11 h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Alicante to Malaga via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Ibiza to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Ibiza to Malaga via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Malaga via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Ibiza to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Valencia to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Alicante to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Ibiza to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Gandia to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $75
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
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Javea to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Benidorm to Malaga
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Javea to Valencia Airprt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
Balearia
Phone
+34 912 66 02 14
Email
reservas@balearia.com
Website
balearia.com
Car ferry from Dènia to Formentera
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Schedules at
balearia.com
Cabin
$225
Seat
$45 - $65
Car ferry from Formentera to Ibiza
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
balearia.com
Cabin
$225
Seat
$8 - $12
Trasmapi
Website
trasmapi.com
Car ferry from Formentera to Ibiza
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $32
Schedules at
trasmapi.com

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