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Flights to Malaga

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Last minute flights to Malaga

Departure Sat, 07 Dec Return Sun, 15 Dec
SEN London
AGP Malaga
return from £15
Departure Sat, 30 Nov Return Fri, 13 Dec
MAN Manchester
AGP Malaga
return from £24
Departure Sun, 17 Nov Return Mon, 02 Dec
BRS Bristol
AGP Malaga
return from £26
Departure Wed, 11 Dec Return Sun, 15 Dec
BHX Birmingham
AGP Malaga
return from £31
Popular flight routes to Malaga
London - Malaga
return from £16
Manchester - Malaga
return from £32
Birmingham - Malaga
return from £36
Bristol - Malaga
return from £39
East Midlands - Malaga
return from £27
Liverpool - Granada
return from £79

Trips to Malaga

Malaga travel

The city of Malaga is one of the oldest in the world boasting nearly 3,000 years of history. It was originally founded as a commercial centre by the Phoenicians. Later on, the city would be influenced by different cultures during the time of the Greeks, Romans, Visigoths, Moors and Byzantine. It also went through turbulent times, wars, battles and a dictatorship. Today, it is a major tourist destination in Spain renowned for its culture, history, architecture, modern buildings, chic restaurants and hip bars. Travellers on flights to Malaga know that a delightful experience is awaiting them at their destination. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Malaga!

Things to do and places to see in Malaga

Malaga offers many interesting things for visitors to experience, from its museums and theatres to restaurants and bars. In fact, travellers who arrange for trips to Malaga will struggle to cram everything into a few days. Stroll through beautiful gardens, enjoy a game, watch a performance or look at exhibitions. Enjoy exciting rides at theme parks and tour palaces; swing by its historic centre or hang out at the modern bars. You are guaranteed a great time when you visit Malaga whether you love the traditional or the modern.

When visiting Malaga, be sure to:

  • Explore the Moorish palace and citadel of Alcazaba of Malaga and savour stunning sea views
  • Chill out at the Costa del Sol beach
  • Check out the Picasso collection at the Museo Picasso Malaga
  • Stop by at the ancient Roman Theatre for a history of Roman life
  • Treat yourself and the family at Tivoli World which is a theme park
  • Catch a football game at the La Rosaleda Stadium
  • Admire the verdant scenery at the Jardines de Pedro Luis Alfonso
  • Tour the Sea Life Benalmadena with its exhibits of the ocean
  • Visit the Museo de Malaga and see fine art and archaeological collections
  • Swing by at the Guadalhorce River and see the swamp/reservoir
  • Tour Gibralfaro, a magnificent 10th century castle perched on a hill
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Malaga airports

There are many cheap flights to Malaga owing to it being a popular destination for holidaymakers. The city is served by the fourth busiest airport in Spain, the Malaga-Costa del Sol Airport. It is also the busiest in the Andalucia region. It features three terminals: T1, T2 and T3. The airport handles more than 14 million passengers flying to over 60 countries in a year. Approximately 20 flights within Spain and 100 flights across Europe fly in and out of the airport every day.

  • Federico García Lorca Granada-Jaén Airport Airport

    Top airlines

    The top carriers at Granada Airport are the following: Iberia, Vueling and Air Europa.

    Location

    Granada Airport is located 15km west of the city of Granada.

    Transport options

    Transfers from the airport to the city centre are possible using public buses that run regularly between the two points. Taxis and private transfer can also be arranged in addition to car hire available at the airport. Granada Airport is well-linked to the motorway and access roads A92 and A44.

  • Malaga-Costa del Sol Airport

    Top airlines

    The top carriers that operate flights in and out of Malaga Airport are the following Ryanair, easyJet and Norwegian Air Shuttle.

    Location

    The airport is roughly 8km from Malaga city.

    Transport options

    If driving from the airport to the city, take the MA-21 motorway or the MA-20. From Terminal 3, you can also catch a bus to go downtown (Line A Express Malaga Airport to Malaga City) and the journey will last 15 - 25 minutes. Alternatively, there is an underground train station (Cercanias) that will take you to Malaga city. Other means of transportation include taxis and private shuttles.

FAQ's about Malaga

🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to Malaga?
The top month to book flights to Malaga is July, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Malaga flights is September. In third place: August. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Malaga, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Malaga?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Malaga is... August. The next best month to travel to Malaga is September. And let's not forget July, the third top choice for when to go to Malaga. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Malaga is January.
🕑 How long before a flight to Malaga should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Malaga, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Malaga departing from over 42 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Malaga at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
✈️ What is the name of Malaga’s airport?
Malaga is served by 2 airport[s]. Málaga operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 42 cities, such as London, Manchester and Bristol, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Malaga’s airport from the city centre?
Malaga’s airport Málaga is located 6 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Malaga’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 1.11 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Málaga , for example, the average price for the ride to Malaga centre is around 3.00 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Malaga. Pick your preferred car type and get from Málaga to Malaga city centre on your own terms.
🗺️ How to get from the airport to Malaga city centre?
There are many ways to get from Málaga to central Malaga:
🚗 Driving:
If you go by car or decide to take a taxi, be aware of traffic. The average travel time from Málaga to Malaga city centre when driving is 27 mins, but it may vary depending on the time of the day.
By bus:
Another way to go to Malaga city center is by bus. On average, it is possible to get there in around 47 mins
By Train
Commuting from Málaga to central Malaga by Train takes around 52 mins, depending on the time and the day of the week.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Malaga?
If you are going to Malaga, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 8.56 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 25.68 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 5.99 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 1.93 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 2.31 GBP
  • - Coffee: 1.31 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 1.33 GBP
  • - Water: 0.88 GBP

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