The easiest way to get a taxi Malaga Airport to Mijas is using Bus Directo, a company specialised in private transfers at Costa del Sol, Malaga. It is possible to get to Mijas Pueblo, ie old village, or to Mijas Costa, located at the beach.
Mijas is located between Marbella and Malaga high up above Fuengirola. It is a typical Spanish village. Mijas is a popular tourist resort. It has succeeded to retain most of its Spanish individualism and character. Try its local bars and restaurants to enjoy its excellent gastronomy.
The Muralla Gardens is one of the most beautiful view-points. It is a park situated beside the Mijas bullring. This view-point offers fantastic views of the realm in conjunction with the coastal region and the ancient part of the village. The main plaza is another place to enjoy the atmosphere of the village. This plaza (square) is called Plaza de la Virgen de la Pena. La Plaza de la Constitucion is another plaza situated in the centre of the village. You can spend many hours of relax with its cafes, bars and beautiful shops.
Renting a donkey-taxi (burro-taxi) is one of the most typical things to do in Mijas. You will be taken around the streets riding a donkey. There are also available donkey pulled carts and horse carriages as well. Where do I find the donkeys? These animals are near the tourism office. If you are looking for the carriages and horses, go to the main square and look around.
Mijas has several levels, as it is located over a mountain. The streets are interconnected through narrow streets and paths as each street advances up the mountain. This is the best way to explore. Other attractions are local museums, the village bullring and some art galleries. Don't forget to visit the well-kept old churches. It's worth a visit. For walkers, there are several walk routes in the hill that offer excellent panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea and the village.
A taxi from Malaga airport to Mijas Pueblo is rated only 45.00 € by Bus Directo with a standard car. This transfer can be booked in advance with our new booking system. All our vehicles are fully insured, drivers and passengers. A regular taxi can hold up to 4 passengers, so the price per person would by only 11.25 €.
Mijas Costa is the coastal part of the Mijas municipality. This area covers La Cala de Mijas, Riviera del Sol and Calanhonda. If you travel from Mijas Pueblo down to Mijas Costa, you'll notice a different atmosphere and lifestyle. This area offers relaxed beach life and access to many water sports: waterskiing, jet skis, wakeboarding, windsurfing and paragliding. There are world-class golf courses for golf lovers, horse racing, water parks and a wide range of restaurants.
Mijas Costa has two large residential areas: Calahonda and Riviera del Sol. You can find here all the amenities such as commercial centres, sports centres, supermarkets, golf courses, bars and restaurants. Nationalities from all over the world can be found here, producing a diverse blend of cultures.
Many people from overseas come to visit the town during the summer. What to do in Mijas? You can visit the beach bars, (local chiringuitos) that serve the "espetos", grilled fresh fish. These dishes are cooked on old fishing boats turned into grills.
For your transfers to Mijas Costa, Bus Directo is here to help. Bus Directo is a well established local company at Malaga Airport. We offer the best service at an affordable price in your taxi transfers to Mijas Costa.