Barcelona to Malaga flights

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Departure Wed, 29 Jul Return Sat, 01 Aug
BCN Barcelona
AGP Malaga
return from £72
Departure Mon, 03 Aug Return Fri, 07 Aug
BCN Barcelona
AGP Malaga
return from £75
Flight route information
The capital of Costa del Sol, Malaga, features beautiful views, pristine beaches and plush surroundings.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.11 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.91 GBP
Last checked on 14 July 2020
Train
Local, one-way ticket
41%

Trains in Malaga are 41% cheaper than in Barcelona.

Barcelona
£1.97
Malaga
£1.16
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
17%

A meal in Malaga is 17% cheaper than a meal in Barcelona.

Barcelona
£10.74
Malaga
£8.95
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
6%

Taxis are 6% more expensive in Malaga than in Barcelona.

Barcelona
£2.69
Malaga
£2.85
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
14%

Coffee in Malaga is 14% cheaper than in Barcelona.

Barcelona
£1.57
Malaga
£1.35
Barcelona airports
  • ( El Prat (BCN)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Reus (REU)
    How far from city centre: 57 miles
  • ( Costa Brava (GRO)
    How far from city centre: 51 miles
Malaga airports
  • ( Málaga (AGP)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( Granada (GRX)
    How far from city centre: 48 miles
K Distance: 478 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from Barcelona

Spain's major city, Barcelona, is a cultural hub that offers endless attractions and fun activities with unique qualities. The European city is located by the Mediterranean Sea and it benefits from pleasant temperate and mild climatic conditions. The city is an authentic beach paradise with picturesque grandeur, historical marvels, spectacular architecture and a pulsating cultural life.

If you love exciting water sports, you should probably head to one of the 'playas' in Barcelona. Barcelona is the second largest city of Spain, and its airport, Barcelona-El Prat Airport, is the main one serving the city. Barcelona Malaga flights depart from this airport for Malaga.

Getting to Barcelona airport

Barcelona-El Prat Airport is located about 12km southwest of the city centre. The airport operates both international and domestic flights. Several airlines offer flights to Malaga from Barcelona at this airport. It's very easy to get to Barcelona-El Prat Airport from the city centre.

You can take a metro to the airport or opt for the faster Airport Aerobus from Central Barcelona to the airport terminals. You can also opt for a taxi ride from any location in central Barcelona to the airport. Alternatively, if you want to drive your car to the airport, there are several affordable parking facilities at the airport.

Arriving to Malaga

Malaga is indeed an amazing place to visit in Spain; the city is filled with perfect sandy beaches, museums and art galleries. Being the sixth largest city in Spain, Malaga offers an exclusive opportunity for visitors to explore its ancient and modern sights. Located in the south of Spain on the renowned Costa del Sol, Malaga offers a unique ambiance, exciting activities and beautiful weather.

The city is surrounded by undulating mountains with wonderful views of the coastline; tourists holidaying in Malaga enjoy its outdoor activities, such as walking, hiking and mountain biking. Malaga has a brilliant gastronomic scene, which can be experienced in its several luxury restaurants and street markets.

How to get to the city centre

Vueling and Ryanair are some of the airlines operating direct flights from Barcelona to Malaga Costa del Sol Airport (AGP), which is the main airport serving the city. The airport is one of the busiest airports in Spain. The journey takes about 95 minutes from Barcelona-El Prat Airport. Malaga Airport is located about 8km from the city centre.

There is a train station at the Airport arrivals, where you can purchase a ticket and join a local Malaga train to your destination. The Journey takes just ten minutes to the city centre. You can opt for a rental car or take a taxi from the airport to the city.

Frequent questions about flights from Barcelona to Malaga

How can I find cheap flights from Barcelona to Malaga at eDreams?
Our search engines have found flights from 72€ for the route Barcelona - Malaga. At eDreams we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Malaga expensive to visit compared to Barcelona?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Malaga costs an average of 2.83 GBP euros, 6% more expensive than Barcelona, with a fare of 2.67 GBP euros, while train tickets costs 41% less in Malaga: 1.16 GBP euros against 1.96 GBP euros in Barcelona. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 8.91 GBP euros in Malaga, 17% less than the 10.70 GBP euros in Barcelona. The price of the coffee is around 15% cheaper in Malaga, with an average of 1.34 GBP euros, while in Barcelona the coffee costs 1.58 GBP.
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