Directions from Zürich to Málaga

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Recommended option

Fly from Zurich  •  5 h 9 min

  1. ZRH - AGP

$70 - $312

5 alternative options

Train to Basel, fly  •  6 h 19 min

  1. BSL - AGP

$103 - $376

Train  •  18 h 11 min

  1. 1 / ...
  2. Tgv
  3. Ave
  4. Ave
  5. Ave / ...

$341 - $521

Bus Ouibus  •  31 h 16 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ouibus

$80 - $117

Bus Eurolines CH  •  34 h 30 min

$140 - $200

Drive  •  19 h 17 min

  1. 1265.1 miles

$260 - $390

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Málaga, Spain?

Swiss, Vueling Airlines and 11 other airlines fly from Zürich to Málaga hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Málaga via Genève, Geneve, Lyon Part Dieu, Barcelona Sants, and Madrid-Puerta de Atocha in around 18 h 11 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Malaga via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Malaga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Basel to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Basel to Malaga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Basel to Malaga via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zurich to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Malaga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Basel to Malaga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zurich to Malaga via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Malaga via London City
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zurich to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Zurich to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zurich to Malaga via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Zurich to Malaga via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Malaga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
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
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Hernani
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Hernani to Malaga
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Malaga
Ave. Duration
34 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zürich and Málaga is 1592 km. The road distance is 2024 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Málaga is to bus which costs SFr 75 - SFr 120 and takes 31 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Málaga is to fly which takes 5 h 9 min and costs SFr 65 - SFr 310.

No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Málaga. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Malaga via Geneve, Lyon Part Dieu, Barcelona Sants and Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 11 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Malaga. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 34 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Zürich to Málaga, including transfers.