Bus Services in Almería and Granada
Details and contact information on the regional and city bus transport system...
Buses in Almería and Granada are operated by private companies. The main bus company is Alsina Graells Sur.
Main Suburban and Interurban Operators
Alsina Graells Sur buses operate between various towns in Andalucía and between Andalucía and other Spanish regions. They offer more than 260 routes. Tickets are sold at numerous bus stations in the Provinces of Granada and Almería. Discounted bus fares for large families and return travellers are available, as well as travel cards, special student passes and worker cards.
- Alsina Graells Sur
Tel: 950 238 197 (bus station at Almería)
Tel: 958 185 480 (bus station at Granada)
It is possible to purchase tickets through the Alsina Graells Sur website or through the Alsa bus website:
- For the Alsa website: Click here
The two main bus stations in the region are:
- Estación de Autobuses
At: Ctra. De Jaén, 18014 Granada
Tel: 958 185 480
- Estación Intermodal
At: Plza. De la Estación, Almería
Tel: 950 238 197
Autedia-Maestra provides bus transport around the main cities of Almería, Granada and Jaén.
Tel: 958 153 636 / 959 280 592
Surbus provides bus travel across Almería. It has summer, winter, tourist and special transport services. Surbus offers discount tickets for retired people and students, special passes (billetes especiales) for events and fairs, and monthly cards (tarjeta mensual). Many of these are sold at the sales desk at Avenida Federico García Lorca, except special tickets and student monthly discount tickets. Passes for pensioners can be purchased at the Almeria Ayuntamiento (town hall). Special tickets can be bought on board and student monthly 10 free-use tickets (tarjeta mensual estudiantes 10 libre uso) are sold at the Surbus office.
Tel: 950 624 735 / 950 624 736
- For routes (in Spanish): Click here
- For more information on fares and discount tickets: Click here (in Spanish)
Autocares Baraza provides a bus service between Vera and Almería and Mojácar and Granada.
- Autocares Baraza (in Spanish)
At: Calle Ancha 25, 04620 Vera
Tel: 950 390 053
Fax: 950 393 591
- For a list of routes and timetables: Click here (in Spanish)
Grupo Tocina manages the route from Granada to Sierra Nevada Ski Station. Buses run on a seasonal timetable: more are provided at the height of the ski season.
Trans-European Bus Services
Linebús provides bus transport from the Spanish cities of Madrid Barcelona, Almeria, Granada, Zaragoza, Alicante and Girona to Paris, Lyon, Rennes, Montpellier and Avignon in France and also to Bucharest and other destinations.
- Linebus (in Spanish)
Tel: 902 335 533
- To view a list of routes (in Spanish): Click here
- To buy tickets online (in Spanish): Click here
In Granada, work is in progress to build a 15.5 Km-long metro network for the Granada tram. There is no metro in Almería.