Madrid to Málaga trains might be a good value for money solution: travelling in Spain by train is often rather cheap and faster than taking a bus indeed , since many high speed Renfe trains are available on this route , as well as Media Distancia trains . You can count on 14 daily rides to get from Madrid to Málaga. Trains leave from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha, Madrid-Chamartin, Madrid-Atocha Cercanias and arrive at Málaga Maria Zambrano every 60 minutes on average. Travelling by train from Madrid to Málaga is faster if you choose a Renfe high speed train (like AVE): the trip will last on average 02:24. If travelling with Renfe, you need to know the Madrid to Málaga train schedule: the first train leaves at 07:35, while the last ride is at 21:20. A Madrid to Málaga train cost about 56.20 €. But how long is the train ride from Madrid to Málaga? Your journey takes about 3 hours on average. Renfe offers 12 direct trains between these two cities. Thanks to Renfe, offers, you can save on your trip from Madrid to Málaga and find low cost tickets starting from 32 €! If you need to travel this week, prices start from 56.20€ to a maximum price of 91.12€. When booking your train ticket a few weeks in advance though, you can find low cost trains from Madrid to Málaga with fares starting from 28.10€, saving up to 24%.