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Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Málaga

Showing times and prices for Apr 15

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Madrid to Málaga is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
iryo
08:55PM2h47
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
11:42PMMálaga María Zambrano
351One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
iryo
04:53PM2h47
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
07:40PMMálaga María Zambrano
361One-way
0 transfers
Renfe AVE
06:40PM2h42
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
09:22PMMálaga María Zambrano
381One-way
0 transfers
Renfe AVE
03:40PM2h42
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
06:22PMMálaga María Zambrano
381One-way
0 transfers
Renfe AVE
08:35PM3h00
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
11:35PMMálaga María Zambrano
381One-way
0 transfers

Madrid to Málaga train times

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, April 15
Renfe AVE
07:25AM3h02
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
10:27AMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
iryo
07:55AM2h47
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
10:42AMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
Renfe AVE
08:30AM2h42
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
11:12AMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
Renfe AVE
10:30AM2h42
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
01:12PMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
iryo
11:45AM2h47
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
02:32PMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
Renfe AVE
02:35PM2h55
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
05:30PMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
iryo
03:07PM2h47
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
05:54PMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
Renfe AVE
03:40PM2h42
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
06:22PMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
Renfe AVE
04:35PM3h17
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
07:52PMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
iryo
04:53PM2h47
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
07:40PMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
Renfe AVLO
05:37PM3h10
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
08:47PMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
Renfe AVE
06:40PM2h42
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
09:22PMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
Renfe AVE
07:35PM3h01
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
10:36PMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
Renfe AVE
08:35PM3h00
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
11:35PMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect
iryo
08:55PM2h47
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
11:42PMMálaga María Zambrano
0 transfersDirect

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Fastest train times from Madrid to Málaga

Showing times and prices for Apr 15

Fastest Journey

2 h 42 m

Average

2 h 52 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

416 km

Of the 15 trains that leave Madrid for Málaga every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Renfe AVE
10:30AM2h42
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
01:12PMMálaga María Zambrano
481One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Renfe AVE
06:40PM2h42
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
09:22PMMálaga María Zambrano
381One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Renfe AVE
08:30AM2h42
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
11:12AMMálaga María Zambrano
481One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Renfe AVE
03:40PM2h42
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
06:22PMMálaga María Zambrano
381One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
iryo
08:55PM2h47
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
11:42PMMálaga María Zambrano
351One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Madrid to Málaga

distanceDistance415 km
durationAverage train duration2 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price€49 (€49)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAVE, Renfe AVLO or iryo

Trains from Madrid to Málaga cover the 415 km long route taking on average 2 h 36 min with our travel partners like AVE, Renfe AVLO or iryo. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around €49, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as €21. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and arrive in Málaga María Zambrano.

Train companies: AVE, Renfe AVLO and iryo trains Madrid to Málaga

Travel to Málaga from Madrid from €21 with Omio’s train partners AVE, Renfe AVLO and iryo! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

Renfe AVE is a high-speed train service operated by the Spanish railway company Renfe with trains to Málaga from Madrid. It is one of the most popular train services in Spain, connecting major cities across the country. The AVE trains are some of the fastest in Europe, reaching speeds of up to 310 km/h. They offer a comfortable and convenient way to travel, with spacious seating, air conditioning, and onboard entertainment. Renfe AVE offers several types of trains, including the AVE S-100, AVE S-112, AVE S-130, and AVE S-120. The AVE S-100 is the fastest, while the AVE S-120 is the most luxurious. Passengers can choose from a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for Renfe AVE include Madrid to Barcelona, Madrid to Seville, and Barcelona to Valencia.

Train information from Madrid to Málaga with AVE:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 36 min
  • Cheapest Price: €51
  • AVE frequency: 11 a day

FAQs: Trains from Madrid to Málaga

FAQs: Travel by train from Madrid to Málaga easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Madrid to Málaga.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Málaga can start from as little as €21 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Madrid to Málaga is €49; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Madrid to Málaga train time is 2 h 36 min   covering the 415 km long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Madrid to Málaga leaves at 06: 55. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Madrid to Málaga leaves at 20: 39.
There are 11 trains a day from Madrid to Málaga which require at least one change with AVE, Renfe AVLO or iryo. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Málaga. Take the fast train with iryo from Madrid to Málaga.
Take the Madrid to Málaga train with AVE, Renfe AVLO or iryo. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route from Madrid to Málaga as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 39.

When departing from Madrid, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Atocha Cercanias. When arriving in Málaga, you can end your trip in train stations like Málaga María Zambrano and Malaga Airport.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Málaga María Zambrano, located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Madrid to Málaga is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Madrid and Málaga including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Madrid and Málaga

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Málaga
Madrid Atocha Cercanias is the most popular Madrid railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Madrid for your journey to Málaga.
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Metro lines: 1
Bus lines: 10, 14, 24, 26, 32, 37, 54, 57, 59, 85, 86, 102, 121, 203
Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10
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