Travel

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Check out the requirements for entering Spanish territory at link, specially the list of countries whose citizens are required to obtain a visa.

TRAIN

Timetables, prices and tickets at Renfe. The main train station is  Madrid Puerta de Atocha. Long distance tickets include a code to get a free commuter train ticket for the same day of the main journey trough the self service machines.

FLIGHTS

Aena

TO GET TO/FROM THE AIRPORT

See transports section enlace at:

COMMUTER TRAIN

Station: Terminal 4.

Frecuency: Every 30 minutes

Line: C1

Duration: 11 minutes (to  Chamartín station) – 30 minutes (to Atocha station)

Cost: 2,60 eur

UNDERGROUND

Stations: At terminal T1-T2-T3 and another one at terminal T4.

Line: Nuevos Ministerios (in the heart of Madrid)-Aeropuerto.

Cost: 5 euros aprox. (3 euros corresponds to the airport surcharge and the rest is for the regular ticket: 1,5 y 2 euros according to the number of stations to your destination).

Bus

Stops: Terminal T1/T2/T4 Departures and Arrivals, O’Donnell st., Cibeles roundabout and Atocha station (6:00-23:30)

Line: Autobús Exprés Aeropuerto 203 (de 6:00 a 23:30) / N27 (23:30-6:00).

Duration: 30 minutes (from Atocha station to Terminal T1, 5 extra minutes up to T2 and 5 more up to T4).

Route: OutboundReturn

Frecuency: every20 minutes (6:00-23:30) and every 35 minutes (23:30-6:00).

Cost: 5€

TAXI

Duration: 25-40 minutes.

Cost: 30 € (flat rate to destinations within fija roundabout road M-30).

More info:

  • Radio Taxi Independiente: +34 914 051 213
  • Radiotelefono Taxi: +34 915 478 200
  • Servitaximadrid: +34 912 302 669
  • Taxi Mercedes Madrid: +34 915 932 020
  • Tele Taxi: +34 913 712 131

Apps to order a taxi operating in Madrid:

MOVING AROUND MADRID

Check the best option to move around using Google Maps.

COMMUTER TRAIN

Cercanías Madrid

TAXI

Oficial taxis are white with a red ribbon on the front door and a green light on top, indicating that the it is avaliable. Most of the taxis can take up to 4 passengers but some can take up to 6. If you need the latter, it is better to book it in advance on the phone.

Paradas

Cost:

  • Start of journey: Monday to Saturday 6:00-21:00 horas: 2,40 euros. Rest: 2,90 euros
  • Rate per kilometer: Monday to Friday 7:00-21:00: 1,05 euros. Rest: 1,20 euros
  • Surcharge stations: 3 euros

More info:

  • Radio Taxi Independiente: +34 914 051 213
  • Radiotelefono Taxi: +34 915 478 200
  • Servitaximadrid: +34 912 302 669
  • Taxi Mercedes Madrid: +34 915 932 020
  • Tele Taxi: +34 913 712 131

Apps to order a taxi operating in Madrid: