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There are 7 ways to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 8 subway, train  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the line 8 subway from Aeropuerto T4 to Nuevos Ministerios 8
  2. Take the train from Nuevos Ministerios to Asamblea De Madrid-Entrevias C2

Cheapest option

Line 203 bus, line 102 bus  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the line 203 bus from Aeropuerto T4 to Estación De Atocha 203
  2. Take the line 102 bus from Estación De Atocha to Barros - Villuercas 102 / ...

€4

5 alternative options

Train, line 102 bus  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the train from Aeropuerto T4 to Mendez Alvaro C1
  2. Take the line 102 bus from Estación Sur to Ronda Sur - Barros 102

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) 20.7 km

€35 - €45

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) 20.7 km

€2 - €3

Shuttle  •  18 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Madrid Airport to Santa Catalina (Station)

€28

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from Madrid Airport to Santa Catalina (Station) 20.7 km

Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Santa Catalina (Station) is around 58 min and covers a distance of around 25 km. The fastest journey normally takes 53 min. Operated by Renfe Cercanias and Empresa Municipal de Transportes, the Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) service departs from Aeropuerto T4 and arrives in Santa Catalina (Station). Typically 237 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
58 min
Fastest journey time:
53 min
Journey distance:
25 km
Services per week:
237
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:32
Last service departs at:
22:31

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) train, bus and walk schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Departing Monday

Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Madrid Airport (MAD) → Santa Catalina (Station)
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  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Santa Catalina (Station) is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Santa Catalina (Station) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Santa Catalina (Station) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

Last updated: 20 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) is to drive which costs €2 - €3 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) is to taxi which costs €35 - €45 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station). However, there are services departing from Aeropuerto T4 and arriving at Barros - Villuercas via Estación De Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station). However, there are services departing from Aeropuerto T4 and arriving at Asamblea De Madrid-Entrevias via Nuevos Ministerios. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.

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It is 15 km from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station). It is approximately 20.7 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) without a car is to line 8 subway and train which takes 1h 11m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 11m to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station), including transfers.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) bus services, operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, depart from Aeropuerto T4 station.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) train services, operated by Metro de Madrid, depart from Aeropuerto T4 station.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) bus services, operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, arrive at Barros - Villuercas station.

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Map of how to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station).
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  • Distance: 15.3 km
  • Duration: 1h 11m

What companies run services between Madrid Airport (MAD), Spain and Santa Catalina (Station), Madrid, Spain?

You can take a bus from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) via Estación De Atocha and Barros - Villuercas in around 1h 48m.

Train operators
Renfe Cercanias

This regional commuter train system (also known as Cercanías) connects Barcelona with Catalonia and the Barcelona metropolitan area, including popular destinations like Sitges and the Costa Brava. The network of routes mostly runs overground and connects to many Barcelona metro and bus stations. Trains run frequently, and tickets can be bought at station ticket machines on the day of travel. Two children per adult (up to 6 years) can travel for free. If you’re arriving or departing Barcelona on a domestic AVE or long-distance train, check your ticket for a 5-digit Combinado Cercanias code, which is redeemable for a free local ticket from the ticket machines.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Nuevos Ministerios to Asamblea De Madrid-Entrevias
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Renfe Cercanias
Train from Aeropuerto T4 to Mendez Alvaro
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Renfe Cercanias
Bus operators
Empresa Municipal de Transportes
Phone
+34 902 50 78 50
Email
atencioncliente@emtmadrid.es
Website
emtmadrid.es
Bus from Estación Sur to Ronda Sur - Barros
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2
Website
EMT Madrid
Bus from Aeropuerto T4 to Estación De Atocha
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2
Website
EMT Madrid
Bus from Estación De Atocha to Barros - Villuercas
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2
Website
EMT Madrid
Other operators
Taxi from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Taxi Reserva
Phone
+34 910 85 54 44
Website
taxireserva.es
Taxi Airport Madrid
Phone
+34 685 31 42 67
Website
taxiairportmadrid.com
Radio Taxi Madrid Aeropuerto
Phone
+34 911 76 00 81
Website
taxiaeropuertobarajas.com
Joinup
Phone
+34 915 33 14 64
Website
joinup.es
Jayride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Madrid Airport to Santa Catalina (Station)
Estimated price
€28
Towncar from Madrid Airport to Santa Catalina (Station)

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, arrive at Asamblea De Madrid-Entrevias station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station) is 21 km. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santa Catalina (Station).

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