Buses from La Linea de la Concepción
The La Linea bus station is located in the centre of the town about one block from the border with Gibraltar.
La Linea bus station opened in 1986 is only about five minutes walk from the Gibraltar border. It a pretty run down and abandoned looking place with most of the shops closed down.
There is a Comes ticket office (open Monday and Tuesday 06.45 to 08.30 and 10.00 to 20.00, Wednesday to Sunday and holidays 10.00 to 11.30 and 14.00 to 20.00).
There are vending machines and six cabin size left luggage lockers and toilets. There may be a taxi waiting, if not walk to the Gibraltar border for one. Cafe Eclen is located just over the road outside the main entrance, a quiet location for drinks, snacks.
The main bus routes are urban bus, San Roque and Algeciras (M-130), Algeciras direct (M-120), Estepona (M-240) and long distance to Seville and Cadiz both via Tarifa and Costa de la Luz. Several bus a day to Malaga.One service a day to Madrid, Barcelona, Cordoba.
|Timetable (pdf) valid from 17-12-2022 for routes between: Malaga City (for Granada, Jaen, Cordoba), Malaga Airport, Torremolinos, Benalmadena, Fuengirola, Marbella, San Pedro, Estepona, Ronda, La Linea and Algeciras (for Cadiz, Sevilla).|
|Autobus Gomes for Routes to Cadiz, San Fernando, Chiclana, Conil, Vejer, Tarifa|
|Autobus Gomes for routes to Cadiz, San Fernando, Chiclana, Conil, Vejer, Tarifa|
|Autobus Gomes for routes to Sevilla, Jerez, Puerto de Santa Maria, Puerto Real, Chiclana, Conil, Vejer, Tarifa|
|Algeciras (Stopping) M-120 - Algiceras (Direct) M-120D|
|Los Barrios M-121|
|San Roque M-230|
|Tarifa, Facinas, Tahavilla M-260|
|Castellar, Jimena, San Pablo M-270|
|San Roque, Sotogrande Alto, Pueblo Nuevo, Guadiaro, Secadero, Tesorillo M-271|
|Estacion San Roque, La Almoraima, Castellar, Jimena, San Pablo M-272|
|For more Routes to For routes within the metropolitan area of Bahia de Algeciras; Algeciras, La Linea, San Roque, Los Barrios|
|For the three local urban bus routes in La Linea|
Stopping bus La Linea to Estepona
M-240 A service runs east to Guadiaro and Sabinillas and Estepona. (4.50€) . This bus leaves La Linea bus station and travels along the CA-34 through Campamiento and Puente Mayorga to joint the A-7 coastal highway. It leaves highway to call at Guadiaro and San Enrique de Guadiaro and Torreguadiaro. It passes Puerto de la Duquesa, Sabinillas, Casares Costa, Buenas Noches before entering Estepona on Avenida del Carmen. It stops to set down only by Polydeportivo El Carmen on Avenida Puerto del Mar ( stop opposite Estepona Bullring discontinued since March 2022) and continues to Avenida Juan Carlos I, Parque Calvario, Avenida de Andalucia (not via seafront Avenida de de España since March 2022) before terminating at Estepona Bus Station.
Departures from Estepona to La Linea are 06.45, 10.50, 14.25, 18.35 hrs.
Departures from La Linea to Estepona are 08.35, 12.30, 16.20, 20.15 hrs.
A list of stops and intermediate times can be seen on our Estepona to La Linea M-240 page.
Bus La Linea to Barcelona
Alsa serve Barcelona direct from Aleciras Bus station (departing 18.30 hrs) and Algeciras Port (departing 18.30 hrs) arriving at Barcelona, Estacio d' Autobusos Nord at 12.30 hrs next day. The Barcelona to Algeciras direct service departs at 12.00 hrs and arrives Algeciras Port at 07.00 and Algeciras Bus Station at 07.15 hrs.at 07.00 hrs. It is an 18 hour journey! Price 111€ single. Buses stop in Andalucia depending on service at Granada, Guadix, Baza, Cullar Baza, Velez Rubio.
There is also direct Malaga to Barcelona service twice a day plus several more with changes. Departing Malaga at 08.00, 14.15, 21.30 hrs and departing Barcelona at 07.00 and 12.00.
Bus La Linea to Madrid
Interbus (was Daibus) now part of Damas operates a daily bus service from Algeciras to Madrid. Departing Algeciras Bus station at 21.00 hrs arriving at Madrid Estación Sur at 06.00 hrs. The return departing Madrid Estacion Sur at 22.00 hrs and arriving in Algeciras Bus Station at 06.05 hrs. Price is 21.57€ one way. There are additional services in the summer. Bus typically calls to pick up at Algeciras (Bus Station), Algeciras (Port), La Linea, Estepona, Marbella, Fuengirola, Torremolinos, Malaga and Madrid (Estacion Sur). There are additional daily services from Marbella and Malaga in the summer.
Bus Algeciras to Vitoria, Bilbao and Irun (french border)
Socibus operate a daily from from Algeciras (Bus Station) to Irun (French border) via Costa de la Luz stopping at Tarifa, San Fernando, Cadiz, Puerto de Santa Maria, Jerez de la Frontera, Sevilla, Ecija, Cordoba, Andujar, Almuradiel, Manzanares, Aranda de Duero, Burgos, Miranda de Ebro, Vitoria, Bilbao, Eibar, San Sebastian, Irun. Journey 18hrs cost about 72€ single. Depart Irun at 19.00 arrive Algeciras at 14.25 hrs and depart Algeciras at 17.00 and arrive Irun at 11.20 hrs. In summer ( 1 May to 10 Oct ) a second service departs Irun at 07.00 arrives Algeciras at 01.35 hrs and departs Algeciras at 06.15 and arrive Irun at 00.50 hrs. -->
Socibus also operated a daily from from Algeciras (Bus Station) to Irun (French border) via Costa del Sol. However this service now terminates at Malaga stopping at Cordoba, Andujar, Almuradiel, Manzanares, Aranda de Duero, Burgos, Miranda de Ebro, Vitoria, Bilbao, Eibar, San Sebastian, Irun. Journey 18hrs cost about 100€ single. Depart Irun at 19.00 arrive Malaga at 09.50 hrs and depart Malaga at 20.00 and arrive Irun at 10.50 hrs.
Socibus also operated a daily from from Malaga (Bus Station) to Bilbao stopping at Cordoba, Almuradiel, Manzanares, Vitoria, Bilbao. Journey 12hrs cost about 80€ single. Depart Bilbao at 21.00 arrive Malaga at 08.40 hrs and depart Malaga at 20.00 and arrive Bilbao at 07.40 hrs.
This page was updated April 2022