Where to Find The Trains
The new suburban train station in the new Terminal T3 building links the airport with the city centre in one direction and the resorts of Torremolinos, Benalmádena and Fuengirola on the Costa del Sol in the other.
The new train station is situated underground, but it is very spacious with plenty of natural light as it is partially built with glass walls and roof.
If you go to Malaga Renfe at Maria Zambrano Station which is just 4 stops from the airport then you could change and go all the way to Madrid, Seville or Barcelona by train.
Trains run every 30 minutes from the airport between 06:44 to 00:24. The trains from Malaga City to the Airport leave every half hour between 05:23 to 22:33 . The journey time is 8 minutes and the fare costs between €1.70 and €2.60 depending on the time and day of travel
Torremolinos, Benalmadena and Fuengirola
Run every 30 minutes from 05:32 to 23:42. The fares for this journey are between €1,70 to €3,50
Malaga Airport to Torremolinos - 5 stops
|Journey time around 10 minutes|
Malaga Airport to Benalmadena - 8 stops
|Journey time around 17 minutes|
Malaga Airport to Fuengirola - 13 stops
|Journey time around 35 minutes|
These are just three of the most popular stops but there are 24 local stops going in the other direction to locations including Pizarra, Alora and Cartama.
(Cercanias) Local Train Fare Prices
Single tickets are from €1.70-€3,55 depending on how many zones you pass through and days of the week.
There are discounts on trains for groups of children and adults. Do check at the ticket office.
Monthly Travel Card Prices
|Monthly Travel Cards:||You can make 2 journeys a day|
Children under the age of 6 can travel free. They should not take up a seat.
Can I Take Bikes on the Train?
You cannot take bikes on the train to Fuengirola due to the amount of Passengers.
You can take bikes on the Train to Alora after 09:00.