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Travelers usually depart from Málaga, Málaga - María Zambrano, Malaga estacion autobuses, Málaga-Fabrica De Cemento, or Málaga-El Palo when they travel from Málaga to Barcelona. Book your trip to arrive at Barcelona–El Prat, Barcelona - Sants, Barcelona - Estació del Nord, Barcelona - Urgell, or Barcelona - Placa Catalunya. The distance between Málaga and Barcelona is 766 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Vueling, Iberia Airlines, easyJet, and Air Europa. Málaga and Barcelona have 244 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Barcelona, consider visiting Teatre-Museu Dalí, Sagrada Familia, Museu Picasso - Barcelona, and Camp Nou.

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RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
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VuelingVLGVYNoOpens 168 days before flight
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Iberia AirlinesIBEIBYesOpens 24 days before flight
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easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
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Air EuropaAEAUXYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Málaga to Barcelona?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Málaga and Barcelona takes around 1.6 hours.
What is the flight distance between Málaga and Barcelona?
The flight distance between Málaga and Barcelona is 766 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Málaga and Barcelona?
Several carriers operate flights between Málaga and Barcelona. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Iberia Airlines, Vueling, Ryanair.
What are the most popular routes to and from Málaga?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Málaga and London, New York, Los Angeles, Vienna, Brussels, Paris, Madrid, Athens, Amsterdam, Lisbon, Denver, Kyiv, Boston, Malta, Marrakesh, San Francisco, Rome, Ibiza, Tel Aviv, Berlin.
What are the most popular routes to and from Barcelona?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Barcelona and New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Boston, Denver, London, Tel Aviv, Seattle, Orlando, Madrid, Miami, Atlanta, Oakland, Washington, D.C., Paris, Dallas, Budapest, Las Vegas, Houston.
What airports are near Málaga?
The main airport in Málaga is Málaga. It is also served by Málaga, Seville, Tangier Ibn Battouta, Federico García Lorca, Jerez, Almería, Gibraltar International, Algeciras Heliport.
What airports are near Barcelona?
The main airport in Barcelona is Barcelona–El Prat. It is also served by Barcelona–El Prat, Girona–Costa Brava, Reus, Perpignan–Rivesaltes, Béziers Cap d Agde, Carcassonne, Castellón–Costa Azahar, Lleida–Alguaire.
What buses and trains depart from Málaga?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Málaga, including Alsa.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Málaga and Barcelona?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Málaga and Barcelona thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Málaga and Barcelona can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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