How to get to Marbella from Malaga Airport

Nearest Airport to Marbella

Malaga airport is the closest airport to Marbella and is around 45 kilometres away.

Address: Av. del Comandante García Morato, 29004 Málaga

Tel: +34 913 211 000

GPS: 36.6750° N 4.4897° W

Bus from Malaga Airport to Marbella

There is a direct coach service that runs from Malaga Airport to Marbella Bus Station, which takes approx 45 minutes and costs less than €10. The bus leaves from outside the arrivals hall at Malaga Airport and travels non-stop until arriving at Marbella Bus Station.

To purchase tickets at Malaga Airport, look for ticket office just outside the exit from T3 Arrivals Hall. After 20.00 buy tickets on the bus. Tickets can be purchased at Marbella Bus Station from the Portillo sales office.  Tickets are issued with a seat number. We always recommend buying your ticket in advance.

In summer the buses run almost every 45 minutes, in winter bus departures from Malaga Airport to Marbella do change to every two hours so be sure to check the timetable beforehand.

Passengers with large luggage items will need to place these in the compartment under the bus.

For bus timetables please visit the Portillo Website.

Get to Marbella by Taxi

A hassle-free way of travelling to your hotel or holiday locations is by pre-booking an airport taxi transfer from Malaga Airport to Marbella. A driver meets you at the airport and takes you direct to your destination.