How to get to Nerja from Malaga Airport step by step
There are several options to get to the center of Nerja from Malaga Airport, and you can choose the one that best suits your needs and budget:
THE QUICKEST OPTION: Book a transfer and it will be waiting for you upon arrival at Malaga airport to take you to your accommodation in Nerja. You can book a local transfer here: – book taxi –
THE MOST ECONOMIC OPTION: The bus is the cheapest option to get to Nerja. You can take the direct bus at 2:30 p.m. from the airport to Nerja. But if you haven’t managed to catch the only direct bus, don’t worry. There is a bus from the center of Malaga every hour to Nerja. You can make several transfers until you reach Nerja. (we explain this below)
1. Bus: There is a bus service from the company “Alsa” that connects Malaga Airport with Nerja. Buses leave the center of Malaga every hour, taking between 1 hour 30 minutes and 2 hours to reach Nerja, depending on the time of day and traffic. For more information on schedules and fares, you can visit the Alsa website. – book bus –
2. Taxi: Taking a taxi from Malaga airport to Nerja is a quick and comfortable option, especially if you have a lot of luggage. The journey takes approximately 50 minutes and the cost may vary depending on traffic and time of day. If you book a transfer in advance, the price is closed. You can book online here: – book transfer – or you can call any company in Nerja or Malaga to check prices.
3. Rental car: If you prefer to drive on your own, you can rent a car at Malaga airport and drive to Nerja. The journey is around 70 km and takes approximately 50 minutes. There are several car rental companies at the airport, and you can book in advance online or in person at the car rental counter at the airport.
I hope you find this information useful. Have a nice trip!
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