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There are 8 ways to get from Zagreb to Málaga by plane, bus, shuttle, train, bus and ferry or car

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Fly Zagreb to Malaga  •  7h 56m

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Malaga (AGP) ZAG - AGP

$138 - $206

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Fly Zagreb to Granada, bus  •  10h 45m

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Granada (GRX) ZAG - GRX
  2. Take the bus from Granada to Malaga

$187 - $361

Shuttle, shuttle to Trieste, fly to Malaga  •  10h 59m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Trieste Airport
  3. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Malaga (AGP) TRS - AGP

$180 - $916

Bus, train  •  30h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Malaga Ave

$266 - $476

Train  •  31h

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Marseille-Saint-Charles Ec
  5. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  6. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Malaga Ave

$328 - $505

Bus, bus and ferry  •  35h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Genoa, Genoa
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Genova to Granada
  3. Take the bus from Granada to Malaga

$189 - $291

Bus  •  46h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Padova 4
  2. Take the bus from Padova to Malaga

$154 - $215

Drive  •  24h 19m

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Málaga 1602.6 miles

$310 - $460

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The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Málaga is to fly which costs 850 kn - 1.400 kn and takes 7h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Málaga is to fly which costs 850 kn - 1.400 kn and takes 7h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zagreb to Málaga. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Malaga via Genova - Doria Metro Principe, Genova and Granada. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zagreb to Málaga. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and arriving at Malaga via Villach Hbf, Venezia Mestre, Milano Centrale, Marseille-St-Charles and Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h.

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The distance between Zagreb and Málaga is 1974 km. The road distance is 2564.2 km.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Málaga without a car is to bus and train which takes 30h 39m and costs 1.700 kn - 3.100 kn.

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It takes approximately 7h 56m to get from Zagreb to Málaga, including transfers.

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Zagreb to Málaga bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zagreb station.

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Zagreb to Málaga train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. station.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Málaga is to fly which takes 7h 56m and costs 850 kn - 1.400 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 2.100 kn - 3.300 kn and takes 31h, you could also bus, which costs 950 kn - 1.400 kn and takes 46h 53m.

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Map of how to get from Zagreb to Málaga.
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  • Distance: 1233.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 56m

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Málaga, Spain?

Iberia, Lufthansa and 11 other airlines fly from Zagreb to Málaga every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zagreb to Málaga via Villach Hbf, Venezia Mestre, Milano Centrale, Marseille-Saint-Charles, Marseille-St-Charles, and Madrid-Puerta de Atocha in around 31h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Granada via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Zagreb to Granada via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Granada via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $400
Flights from Trieste to Malaga via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zagreb to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Granada via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Trieste to Malaga via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zagreb to Malaga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Malaga via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $600
Flights from Trieste to Malaga via Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Malaga via Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Trieste to Malaga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Malaga via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zagreb to Malaga via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zagreb to Malaga via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $470
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Trieste to Malaga via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7h 44m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways AVE
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.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 Granada to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
alsa.com
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Zagreb to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $40
Private
$130 - $240
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$35 - $45
Private
$120 - $330
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Zagreb to Marseille
Ave. Duration
19h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus and ferry from Genova to Granada
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Zagreb to Padova
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Zagreb to Padova
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$131
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Padova to Malaga
Ave. Duration
39h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85
Schedules at
atlassib.es

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There is no direct flight from Zagreb Airport to Malaga Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 30m and has one stopover.

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

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Zagreb to Málaga train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, arrive at Malaga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zagreb to Málaga is 2564 km. It takes approximately 24h 19m to drive from Zagreb to Málaga.

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Swiss, Air Europa, KLM and five other airlines offer flights from Zagreb Airport to Malaga Airport.

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There are 4459+ hotels available in Málaga. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Zagreb Airport is to line 290 shuttle which takes 31m and costs .

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