Marbella is one of the most beautiful places and summer destinations in the world for its very good climate conditions and God-given beauty. Malaga is the neighboring city of Marbella and if you are planning to stay in Marbella during your summer or even holiday vacations, traveling from Malaga to Marbella is the fastest and easiest way.
You can go from Malaga to Marbella by bus, or by car. One of the best ways to travel along the roads of Costa del Sol in general, if you don’t have a car, is by bus. Many buses that travels from Malaga to Marbella are run by Portillo/Avanzabus . Avanzabus has bought out the former one but nowadays, the two names are being used. The journey or travel time from Malaga to Marbella takes more than 45 minutes and costs about 7-8 euros. The Departure place from Malaga is from Malaga bus station on Paseo de los Tilos, which is around the corner from the AVE train station, and arrives at Marbella bus station on the Avenida del Trapiche. Portillo/Avanzabus also runs direct services from the Marbella bus station to the Malaga airport.
There is also an easier option to get there in Marbella fast and that is by taking a shared transfer. This shared transfer will pick you up directly from the hotel where you are checked in and then will take you right to the airport. Shared transfer will not cost you that much because it is much cheaper than in other most transfers. If you prefer traveling by train to go in Marbella and your departure place is Malaga then you might as well have second thoughts. Yes, a train can run very fast but the only problem is there is no train station in Marbella. The local train network in Malaga which is the Cercanias only goes to the cities of Fuengirola and crossing across on the Benelmadena and Torremolinos, which is still a bit far to Marbella.
You can also travel by a private car or a rental car from Malaga to Marbella is a 40-mile journey which can take around 45-50 minutes, depending on the performance of the car and if there is no heavy traffic on the road. The car can travel mainly on the AP-7, and take note, this is a toll road. If you will try traveling by bus, then you will still have to ride a car or a bus in order to get there in the city of Marbella. So if you don’t want to experience double stress and expenses, then you should rather travel by car or by bus. You can get there in Marbella within 45 minutes and then you can still have the energy and guts to roam around the place because you are not yet tired and exhausted.
To some people, mostly those that are very adventurous and want something new, then traveling by train can be one of the unforgettable experiences when you travel or go to Marbella where the starting point is the Malaga because you will have the chance to discover the cities Fuengirola, Torremolinos and Benelmadena.
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