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How to get from Malaga airport to the center. From the center of Malaga to the airport

Malaga airport - Costa del Sol, often referred to as simply málaga airport (Aeropuerto de Málaga - Costa del Sol) is a major international airport receives domestic and international flights, both regular and seasonal.

This airport is significant for tourism in the south-west of Spain, as it serves the Costa del Sol resort. The airport regularly sends and receives flights to more than 60 countries of the world. Cheap flights to Malaga can be viewed here.

The airport operates daily, open around the clock, has three terminals (T1, T2, T3). At the airport: waiting rooms, free Wi-Fi, cafes and shops, toilets, Luggage storage, car Park.

Malaga-Costa del Sol Airport (Aeropuerto de Malaga - Costa del Sol)

From Malaga airport to Malaga city centre and Malaga centre to the airport

Malaga Airport is conveniently located just 8 kilometers from the historic center of Malaga, so you can quickly and comfortably get from the airport to the center of Malaga or from the center of Malaga to the airport.

Taxi/Shuttle Service

Getting from Malaga airport to the center of Malaga, as well as other cities on the Costa del Sol, is more convenient and quicker by taxi. To order a taxi/Shuttle service in advance, even from home. At any time of the day, at the airport, the driver will be waiting for you with a sign, where your first and last name will be written. To order a taxi, it is enough to report your flight data!

Public transport

In addition to a taxi from the airport to the centre of Malaga and from Malaga centre to the airport can be reached by public transport: bus or commuter train.


The airport's connection to the centre of Malaga is provided by the Express Airport bus (line A), which takes 15-20 minutes to get from the airport to the centre.

The fare is 3 euros. Tickets can be purchased for cash from the bus driver at the entrance.

Buses run daily every 15-30 minutes from the airport to the centre of Malaga - from 07:00 to 24:00 hrs; from Malaga centre to the airport - from 06:25 until 23:30 hours.

The movement of buses Malaga airport - the center of Malaga

The movement of buses in the centre of Malaga - Malaga airport

Bus stop at the airport is located near the main exit of the arrivals area. Arriving at the airport and leaving the building, you will see bus stops almost in front of you, at each stop it will be indicated what time and where the bus should go. Our stop is the far right.

Bus Malaga Airport - Malaga Center

The bus goes through the bus station to the General Torrijos square / plaza del General Torrijos (which is near the port, the old town and Malagueta beach).

Bus stop in the center of Malaga, General Torrijos Square

In addition to the center of Malaga, you can immediately get to Marbella, Estepona, Algeciras, Ronda, Seville, Granada, Torrox, Almeria, etc. from the airport.

Commuter train

Line C1 of Renfe suburban trains connects málaga airport with the city center and a few places on the Costa del Sol. Line route S1: Malaga Centro-Alameda - Fuengirola (via airport).

The train will take you to the center of Malaga in 12 minutes. The train from the airport goes through Malaga’s main railway station and to the Malaga Centro-Alameda train station.

At the airport the station of local trains (Aeropuerto) is in the building located opposite to an arrival zone, there are vending machines of tickets.

The station of local trains at the airport of Malaga (Aeropuerto)

From the airport and málaga city centre by suburban train you can reach the following resorts: Torremolinos; Benalmádena and Fuengirola.

Fare zones: airport - málaga centre of 1.80 EUR to Torremolinos - 1,80; Benalmadena - 2,05; Fuengirola - 2,70.

Trains run daily: from Malaga centre to the airport - from 05:20 until 23:30 hrs; from Malaga airport to the centre - 06:44 and 00:54 hours.

Trains Malaga Airport - the center of Malaga; Malaga Center - Malaga Airport

Besides C1 line in Malaga C2 Line trains ply. Line C2 connects the center of Malaga with Álora.

Trains line C2: the center of Malaga - Alora

Map of the Malaga suburban train routes.

Map of the Malaga suburban train routes

Attention! Public transport schedules and fares are subject to change. Check before you travel.

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