Barcelona to Málaga by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Barcelona to Málaga by train
Fast trains from Barcelona to Málaga take around 5 hours and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 769 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Barcelona and Málaga.
1. Are there direct trains from Barcelona to Málaga?
Direct trains from Barcelona to Málaga have been found.
We usually find around 4 direct trains on the route from Barcelona to Málaga every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Barcelona to Málaga?
The Barcelona to Málaga train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Barcelona to Málaga train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Málaga is usually scheduled to depart Barcelona around 06:50 and the last train is around 16:32.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Barcelona around 06:50, and the last at 15:50.
What's the Barcelona to Málaga train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Barcelona to Málaga are $38.68.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $95 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $169. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Barcelona to Málaga train tickets?
Trains in Spain usually open for booking around 4 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Barcelona to Málaga by train.
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Which train companies operate between Barcelona and Málaga?
AVE is the train company that operates on the route from Barcelona to Málaga.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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