Malaga airport train transfer goes from the train station found outside the international terminal. It takes about 12 minutes to arrive at Malaga city center. Trains depart every half hour during the day starting at 7:00 and the last leaving at about 11:45. The half hour train journey to Fuengirola runs every half hour from around 6:00 until about 10:40.
The Malaga airport bus to torremolinos and other locations can be caught outside the principal arrivals lobby. For Malaga city, catch the number #19 bus. This is not a direct service and makes stops along the route. For a bus schedule, ask at the information desk. There is also a direct bus/coach going from Malaga airport to Marbella bus station taking around 45 minuets, perhaps a little longer in peak season.
The Malaga Airport Taxis can be found on the ground floor just outside the arrivals hall. Taxi from Malaga airport to Malaga city or to surrounding towns such as Torremolinos or Benalmadena should cost around 12 euros. For further distances like Seville, prices should be around 190 euros, and about 175 euros to get to Almeria.