The gateway to Malaga is through Malaga Airport, which is also the main airport of Costa del Sol; Malaga airport has flights coming in and out, from over 60 countries worldwide.
You can get cheap Malaga flights on Ryanair and easyJet, which are Europe’s primary low-cost, no-frills airlines. Bmibaby and Jet2.com, 2 other English low-cost carriers, also offer budget flights to Malaga. Other European low-cost airlines offering cheap flights to Malaga include airberlin, based off Mallorca, and Vueling Airlines, a Barcelona carrier. Airberlin offers certain amenities, unlike the other European budget carriers, because they follow the American model for low-fare flights and service.