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How to get to our location in Spain

Please read this page before you book your flights

Camino Real
Las Barreras
Las Alpujarras


Note! – Please email your arrival and departure info directly to: transfers.spain.k@gmail.com for the attention of Kitty.

Transfer from Malaga Airport to Kaliyoga on Sunday, your arrival day

For group transfers, we recommend a morning flight that lands not later than 13:30 so that you have time to clear customs, pick up your luggage and walk to the meeting point.

Guests are grouped according to flight arrival times. The last group transfer will leave no later than 14:00. 

We aim to get you on your way with the shortest wait possible. The car journey from Malaga to Kaliyoga is approximately 1hr 40 mins.

Group Transfer 45€ per person


From Kaliyoga to Malaga on Saturday, your departure day

Group transfers will depart from Kaliyoga at 12 noon and arrive at Malaga by approximately 1.45 pm.
If you are wondering what time to book your return flight,  we recommend any time after 4pm in order to avoid feeling rushed and stressed after your relaxing retreat.

Note: If the driver thinks that congested traffic in Malaga is likely to delay arrival time, they may choose to drop off at Malaga train station where a ten minute shuttle train will bring you to the departure zone inside the airport.

Group Transfer 45€ per person

Individual Transfer Option

If your flight arrival / departure time does not coincide with the group transfer times, we can arrange an individual transfer just for you. At least 24 hours notice is required.

Malaga Airport : Individual Transfer  €130

Granada Airport : Individual Transfer  €75

To book an Individual Transfer, please send an email with your flight details and your mobile number to: transfers.spain.k@gmail.com



Let the driver know immediately about your delay. If you booked a car-pool transfer and you are delayed by more than one hour, Kitty will try to re-schedule you in the next group transfer. Alternatively, an individual out-of-hours transfer can be arranged (see cost below). If you have already booked an individual transfer and your arrival is delayed, the driver will either wait one hour for you, or they will discuss other options with you.

No convenient flight times?

Other options to consider:
  1 – Arrive a day earlier and stay in a hotel in the historic centre of Malaga, then return to the airport meeting point the following morning.
  2 – Book an Individual Transfer (see below)
  3Rent a car at Malaga airport (see Driving Directions below)

Check-In & Check-Out Times


We look forward to welcoming new arrivals to the retreat on Sunday from 15:00 (3pm).
A yoga class for new arrivals begins at 17:30 (5.30pm), and is followed by mocktails and supper.


A morning yoga session (9-10am) is followed by breakfast at 10am, then check-out of your bedroom by 11am. At 12 noon the transfer vehicles will depart to Malaga. If you need to catch an early flight, an early breakfast can be arranged.

Nearest Airport

Malaga Airport

Our nearest international airport is Malaga – we arrange group transfers at specific times and we can arrange individual car transfers to meet other arrival times. See Transers for details.

Meeting point

Please wait for your driver outside the arrivals hall between the RELAY boutique and the SANTAMARIA café

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Transfers are operated by a small team of friendly, self-employed locals who know the area and provide a personal service in English/Spanish. This service is offered because our drivers are bi-lingual and know exactly where to go, saving you time and money.

Driving Directions + Video

Google Maps

Copy and paste this code into Google Maps:

VHX5+8M Las Barreras

A short video of the last 6km by car

Arrival Route (YouTube)

Directions from Malaga airport

On leaving the airport follow signs to MALAGA and then ALMERIA & MOTRIL – AUTOVIA A7. After about 10kms the motorway divides and it is important that you continue in the left hand lane – follow signs for ALMERIA & MOTRIL (do not filter right to the A-45 for Cordoba Sevilla). You are on the Autovia del Meditaraneo going eastwards along the coast and you will drive through numerous long tunnels for approximately 100kms. Keep to the speed limit, there are hidden speed traps.

At junction KM 328 the motorway divides again – keep in the right hand lane, exit the A-7 and follow the signs for A-44 VELEZ DE BENAUDALLA, GRANADA & JAEN (avoid Motril and Almeria). Continue another 10kms until you see signs for junction KM 175  ORGIVA and LAS ALPUJARRAS. The slip road brings you down the hill to the large dam and roundabout where you turn right towards ORGIVA. Keep going for about 20 mins until you go through a tunnel, then turn immediately left to a bridge over the River Guadalfeo towards ORGIVA. Follow the main road through the town and continue to follow directions for GRANADA. As you leave ORGIVA you will pass a small BP filling station before a stone bridge, then carry straight on and after 0.5km there is a larger BP filling station on the right.



1) Continue for about 1km and you will see ‘Camping Puerta de la Alpujarra’ campsite on your left. Carry on about 400m – there is a short section of the straight road followed by a sharp right-hand bend (see photo 1 & 2)… Slow down at the Chevron. 3) INDICATE LEFT and TURN LEFT immediately by the long green hedge and go past the recycling & bus shelter – now follow the unmade road that runs parallel to the main road for a few meters, then it heads south towards the mountains. Follow the track slowly as it’s quite bumpy. You will pass a white farm building on the right and then at the bottom of the hill keep LEFT  at the building called “Fabricolat de Queso de las Alpujarras” (see photo) then continue straight past a large circular water container to your right… Continue straight on for about 600 meters. Keep going straight… Don’t follow any turnings to the right… you’re nearly there… the Kaliyoga sign is on the right just after the brow of a short steep hill (see photo).


Click here to view Driver Video from Orgiva town to Kaliyoga

Lost or Delayed?

DELAYED – If you are likely to miss your pick-up for any reason, or if you need to amend your transfer service, please send an email to Kitty at transfers.spain.k@gmail.com

DRIVER – If you can’t find your driver at the airport, their mobile number is in the confirmation email.
(Note: If you are late, the driver’s costs plus excess waiting time are your responsibility)

NOTE – If you have difficulty finding Kaliyoga, our  office telephone is +34 858 995 890

Map of local transport in Malaga

Malaga map

(created February 2020)

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