Mijas travel guide

Mijas Tourism | Mijas Guide

You're Going to Love Mijas

With a population of 73,787, Mijas is a must-see destination in Andalusia, Spain. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 4 days in order to fully appreciate everything Mijas has to offer.

When to visit Mijas

Mijas in January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 132
1 night at 3-star hotel
Mijas in January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 132
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Mijas

Plane

When flying to Mijas, you’ll arrive at Malaga Costa del Sol Airport (AGP), which is located 15 km from the city centre The shortest flight to Mijas from Canada departs from Toronto and takes around 12h.

Train

Renfe is the most popular train carrier serving Mijas, followed by iryo. The train journey from Mijas to Madrid takes 2h 42m and costs around C$ 32 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Seville, expect to pay about C$ 54 for a 4h 03m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Mijas is to pick up a car rental from Málaga, which is about 24 km from Mijas. You’ll find branches of Record Go and Delpaso, among others, in Málaga.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Mijas, including ALSA, FlixBus and Interbus. From Seville, the bus ride to Mijas takes 266 km and will cost you around C$ 62. From Madrid, the ticket costs about C$ 51 for a journey of 628 km.

Plane

When flying to Mijas, you’ll arrive at Malaga Costa del Sol Airport (AGP), which is located 15 km from the city centre The shortest flight to Mijas from Canada departs from Toronto and takes around 12h.

Train

Renfe is the most popular train carrier serving Mijas, followed by iryo. The train journey from Mijas to Madrid takes 2h 42m and costs around C$ 32 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Seville, expect to pay about C$ 54 for a 4h 03m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Mijas is to pick up a car rental from Málaga, which is about 24 km from Mijas. You’ll find branches of Record Go and Delpaso, among others, in Málaga.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Mijas, including ALSA, FlixBus and Interbus. From Seville, the bus ride to Mijas takes 266 km and will cost you around C$ 62. From Madrid, the ticket costs about C$ 51 for a journey of 628 km.

Airports near Mijas

Airlines serving Mijas

Lufthansa
Good (4,690 reviews)
KLM
Good (839 reviews)
SWISS
Good (961 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,674 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,557 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,235 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (481 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,603 reviews)
Air France
Good (982 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,113 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,987 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,406 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,062 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (228 reviews)
Finnair
Good (841 reviews)
LOT
Good (684 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (792 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,176 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,805 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (839 reviews)
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Where to stay in Mijas

Average rates range from around C$ 174 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 299 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Mijas

Most booked hotels in Mijas

Leonardo Hotel Fuengirola Costa del Sol
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 209+
Hotel Apartamentos Bajondillo
4 stars
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
C$ 195+
Benalmadena Palace Spa
4 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
C$ 219+
Holiday World Resort
4 stars
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
C$ 288+
Trh Mijas
4 stars
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
C$ 198+
Gran Cervantes by Blue Sea
4 stars
Good (7.7, Good reviews)
C$ 144+

Renting a car in Mijas

Expect to pay C$ 2.38 per litre in Mijas (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 28.52 and C$ 38.03. The most frequently booked car type in Mijas is Economy (Class Economy Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Mini rental cars (Class Mini Car or similar) are, on average, 70% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.

Expect to pay C$ 2.38 per litre in Mijas (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 28.52 and C$ 38.03. The most frequently booked car type in Mijas is Economy (Class Economy Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Mini rental cars (Class Mini Car or similar) are, on average, 70% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.