The Renfe C1 train Line -Fuengirola-Málaga Centro Alameda- connects the city with Málaga airport. The underground train station is located under terminal T3 and it is accessed from the terminal T3 gate through the transport interchange.
The train towards the north connects the airport with the Málaga Centro-Alameda Station (end of the line); before this station there is María Zambrano Station, which is a hub train station with high-velocity trains (AVE to Madrid or Sevilla), as well as a medium an long-distance trains, and the line "Cercanías" C2 stops at this station. Just next to this train station you will find also the Málaga Bus Station.
From Málaga airport towards the south, the train "Cercanías" C1 Málaga-Fuengirola connects with 13 key locations on the Costa del Sol, belonging to municipalities as Torremolinos, Benalmádena and Fuengirola.
Aproximate journey duration:
- To Fuengirola station ............... 33'
- To Torremolinos station .......... 10'
- To Benalmadena station ......... 19'-20'
- To Málaga Centro-Alameda ... 11'
- To Málaga María Zambrano ..... 9'
Frecuency: every 20' (every 30' first and last daily trains).
Timetable * : First train from Fuengirola (C1 train line first station) departs at 00:20 AM, train journey takes 33 minutes.
|* Does not run on weekends|
No night trains.
Airport train station
Opposite terminal T3.
Suburban train station "Aeropuerto"
Train Station Málaga Airport ("Airport") is located below the T3 terminal and connects to it through the Transport Hub building located opposite the terminal T3.
Part of the station is built with walls and glass ceilings that allow natural light to penetrate, and it is adapted to receive the high-speed train in the future.
Keep in mind that shuttle bus from/to the airport could be a good option as there is only one train line and there is no stop at all towns. And if you travel in a group, private transfers for groups are also a good economic option.
Timetable, tickets, and prices
The station is located in Zone 2. The ticket can be purchased One way or Roundtrip. Also it offers discounts for children and groups, and multitravel tickets, monthly tickets, elderly tickets, etc.
- One way ticket: amoung €1,80* and €3,60*, depending on the journey path zones and the weekday.
- Round trip ticket: amoung €1,95* and €4,40*, depending on the journey path zones and the weekday.