Taking a trip to Valencia from the Costa del Sol has just become easier and quicker than ever. The new AVE high speed train service which connects Malaga to Valencia launched last Sunday. Cutting the journey time by four hours, the new service makes it possible for both tourists and residents to visit Valencia hassle free.
The train leaves Malaga station at 5pm daily with the exception of Saturdays, offering a direct service. This allows passengers to travel to Valencia in less time, without having to pass through Madrid.
The price for a single ticket is €106.70, which is slightly more expensive than the usual service to Valencia however it takes considerably less time to get there dropping from the usual eight hours to just four and a half.
The new route allows you to experience the true beauty of the Valencia regional capital, famous for its nightlife, festivals and spectacular architecture. Whether it is for a long weekend or a one night stop over, this metropolitan city is definitely worth a visit while on holiday to the Costa del Sol.
Malaga now offers high speed direct service to ten major cities including; Madrid, Cordoba and Seville.