Estepona is located on the western Costa del Sol in the SW of the province of Málaga.
Its privileged location on the shores of the Mediterranean is sheltered on its northern reaches by the slopes of the Sierra Bermeja which reaches its maximum height of 1.449 meters on the summit of Los Reales.
The municipal district has an area of more than 131,699,170 m² wich presents a varied landscape, with smooth undulating terrain divided by scores of streams and small rivers.
As far as its geographical coordinates are concerned, Estepona is located at latitude 36º 25' north and 5º 9' west.
The N-340 crosses the district running parallel to the coast
for more than 20 km, more specifically from km 149 to 169,
this being the principle and almost only direct means of communication.
A regular bus service has been established on this route with a bus running every 30 minutes connecting us with all the centers of interest on the Costa del Sol. There is a daily service between all the capitals of Andalusia and Madrid, and international bus routes connect us with the most important capital cities in Europe.
The nearest main railway stations are those of Algeciras at a distance of 50 km. and Fuengirola 53 km. away. Both have daily services with the State's main capital cities. A direct international service runs everyday from Algeciras to the capital of France.
70 km. away lies Málaga International Airport, at which a great many flights leave and arrive from all over the world.
The International Port of AIgeciras is 50 km. away, from
which communications with North Africa are continuous. The
volume of maritime traffic it handles makes it one of the
country's most important ports, as a result of which it has
merchant and passenger contacts in al the continents.