The are 5 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Alameda to Málaga. The fastest way out of Mollina towards Málaga is by bus, as it is the quickest to the Málaga area. This doesn't necessarily take into consideration traffic or weather - so these may impact some of your decision making. It's common to find tickets for as low as $14. Renfe operates from Alameda to Málaga, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.
The trip to Málaga is an excellent trip for the day or a nice trip for the weekend from Alameda. The cheapest way to get from Alameda to Málaga is $14 and the quickest way takes just 1 hour 18 minutes with the bus. The earlier you can book your trip to Málaga, the better.
While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Málaga is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Alameda/Málaga buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Alameda is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Alameda Andalusia and Málaga during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!
The plus side of taking the train from Alameda to Málaga? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Málaga traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Málaga is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.
|Cheapest Way||Bus — $14|
|Fastest Way||Train — 1h 14min|
|Eco-Friendly Way||Bus — 8 lb CO2|
|Available Modes||3 modes — bus, train and by car|