If you want to go from Malaga airport to Mijas, take the AP-7 motorway towards Algeciras. The distance to travel is about 38 kilometres if you go to La Cala de Mijas and 25 kilometers to reach Mijas town, which is equivalent to about 20 or 30 minutes by car.
Mijas is an important tourist destination all year round, a multicultural municipality located between the towns of Marbella and Fuengirola that attracts thousands of visitors every year. Mijas town is a typical white Andalusian village with white houses and museums, a location that reigns over an impressive view of the coast. In Mijas Costa you will find the best beaches in the province and excellent golf courses, a paradise where you can enjoy your holidays or practice your favourite sport.
If you decide to go by car you should take the A-7 motorway as if you want to get to Algeciras, in the picture above it shows the sign that you will find shortly after leaving the airport and joining the main road.
The highway allows a maximum speed of 120 km/h until its exit to Mijas. During the trip you will find a rest area with petrol station in case you need it. You will find the exit to Mijas and Fuengirola shortly after passing the exit to Benalmadena Pueblo.
There is no direct bus from Malaga airport to Mijas. In any case you could take the A Express Line that goes to the centre of Malaga and from there take the bus to Mijas.
If the timetables don't match your needs, continue reading, we will offer you other options to arrive by bus by connecting with the train.
* There are buses on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays that link Mijas with Cala de Mijas, one at 11:00 and the other at 16:30.
You can read more about Malaga airport buses in our guide.
There is currently no train service from Malaga airport to Mijas. You can, however, take the train from Malaga airport to the city, Torremolinos, Benalmadena or Fuengirola to connect with a bus to Mijas.
If you want to know more you can visit our guide about Malaga airport trains.
The location of Mijas between Marbella and Fuengirola makes it a particularly recommendable destination for having your own means of transport. Renting a car is not expensive and we can offer you the best prices in Malaga. We are a leading company in the sector that cares for our customers to enjoy their holidays without setbacks.
If you don't like to drive but are looking for the comfort of getting to Mijas without delays or waiting, you can opt for a transfer from the airport to Mijas. This is a simple and quick option that you can hire for your transfer the day of your arrival and departure to the airport.
The price is already established in advance so there will be no surprises when booking the taxi to Mijas.
If you decide to go to Mijas town. Estimated prices are as follows:
If you decide to go to Mijas Costa or La Cala de Mijas:
* It is paid on arrival and has a 10% discount for round trips.
* The price is estimated and may vary slightly throughout the year.
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