There are 8 ways to get from Zaragoza to Málaga 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  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Malaga Ave

$90 - $130

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Madrid-Barajas Airport T4
  2. Take the bus from Madrid-Barajas Airport T4 to Malaga

$42 - $64

6 alternative options

Train via Cordoba Central  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Cordoba Central Ave
  2. Take the train from Cordoba Central to Malaga A / ...

$97 - $139

Drive  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Zaragoza to Málaga 523.3 miles

$95 - $150

Bus to Madrid, fly  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Madrid-Barajas Airport T4
  2. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Malaga (AGP) MAD - AGP

$57 - $285

Fly from Zaragoza  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Zaragoza (ZAZ) to Malaga (AGP) ZAZ - AGP

$203 - $954

Train to Barcelona, fly  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Barcelona Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Malaga (AGP) BCN - AGP

$82 - $277

Train, bus to Bilbao, fly  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Vitoria/Gasteiz
  2. Take the bus from Universidad Vitoria/Gasteiz c/Alava sentido Bilbao/Bilbo to Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki
  3. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Malaga (AGP) BIO - AGP

$93 - $258

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zaragoza to Málaga is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 10 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zaragoza to Málaga is to train which costs 75€ - 110€ and takes 4 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zaragoza to Málaga. However, there are services departing from Zaragoza and arriving at Malaga via Madrid-Barajas Airport T4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zaragoza Delicias and arriving at Malaga. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 4 min.

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The distance between Zaragoza and Málaga is 628 km. The road distance is 837.2 km.

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The best way to get from Zaragoza to Málaga without a car is to train which takes 4 h 4 min and costs 75€ - 110€.

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The train from Zaragoza Delicias to Malaga takes 4 h 4 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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

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Map of how to get from Zaragoza to Málaga.
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  • Distance: 392.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 4 min

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

Spanish Railways AVE operates a train from Zaragoza to Málaga 4 times a day. Tickets cost $90 - $130 and the journey takes 4 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zaragoza to Málaga via Madrid-Barajas Airport T4 in around 10 h 5 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 Zaragoza to Malaga via Palma Mallorca, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Zaragoza to Malaga via Mahon, Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Zaragoza to Malaga via Palma Mallorca, Valencia
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zaragoza to Malaga via Palma Mallorca, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Zaragoza to Malaga via Tenerife Sur Apt
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Malaga
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Cordoba Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
renfe.com
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 Cordoba Central to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Vitoria/Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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 Zaragoza to Madrid-Barajas Airport T4
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Interbus Madrid-Malaga-Algeciras
Phone
+34 (0) 902 64 64 28
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
mma.interbus.es
Bus from Madrid-Barajas Airport T4 to Malaga
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
mma.interbus.es
Autobuses La Union
Phone
94 476. 50. 07
Website
autobuseslaunion.com
Bus from Universidad Vitoria/Gasteiz c/Alava sentido Bilbao/Bilbo to Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
La Union

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