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 (07.30, 11.30, 15.30, 16.00 hrs) and Cadiz (07.00, 20.00 hrs) both via Tarifa and Costa de la Luz. Several bus a day to Malaga ( 08.50, 10.30, 16.30 hrs) One service a day to Madrid at 21.30, Barcelona at 19.00, Cordoba at 16.30
|Timetable (pdf) published 21-06-2021 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).|
|For routes to Bedalmadena, Cordoba, Estepona, Fuengirola, Granada, Malaga, Marbella, San Pedro, San Roque, Torremolinos|
|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 outside the Marina (opposite) Estepona Bullring and continues along seafront Avenida de España to stops to set down only in the town centre (near Calle de la Terraza) and before terminating at Estepona Bus Station. Departures from La Linea (Winter 2020/21) 08.25, 12.20, 16.30, 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 operate one bus a day from Algeciras to Barcelona. Departing Algeciras at 18.30 and departing Barcelona at 12.00. It is an 18 hour journey! Price 110€ single. Here is a typical schedule departing Algeciras (Bus station) 18.30 hrs, Algeciras (Port) 18.45, La Linea 19.15 Estepona (suspended - make your way to Marbella) Marbella 20.15, Fuengirola (suspended - make your way to Malaga), Malaga 21.15 hrs, Granada 23.30 hrs, Guadix 00.20 hrs, Baza 01.00 hrs, Velez-Rubio 01.45 hrs, Puerto Lumbreras (suspended), Lorca (suspended), Murcia 03.15 hrs, Elche (suspended), Alicante 04.30 hrs, Benidorm 05.15 hrs, Valencia 07.15 hrs, Castellon 09.00 hrs, Tarragona 11.00 hrs, Barcelona (Norte) 12.30 hrs.
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 Estacion Sur at 06.00 hrs. The return departing Madrid Estacion Sur at 22.00 hrs and arriving in Algeciras at 06.05 hrs. 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) 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 100€ single. Depart Irun at 19.00 arrive Algeciras at 14.25 and depart Algeciras at 17.30 and arrive irun at 12.50.
This page was updated March 2021