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There are 6 ways to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train, line 126 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Atocha to Nuevos Ministerios C4 / ...
  2. Take the line 126 bus from Nuevos Ministerios to Castellana - San Germán 126

7€ - 9€

Cheapest option

Line 27 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 27 bus from Delicias - Atocha to Castellana - San Germán 27

2€

4 alternative options

Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Atocha to Nuevos Ministerios C4 / ...

5€ - 7€

Line 27 bus via Prado - Atocha  •  34 min

  1. Take the line 27 bus from Prado - Atocha to Castellana - San Germán 27

2€

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence 6.4 km

11€ - 14€

Walk  •  1h 14m

  1. Walk from Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence 6.2 km

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence is to line 27 bus which costs 2€ and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence is to taxi which costs 11€ - 14€ and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Delicias - Atocha and arriving at Castellana - San Germán. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Atocha and arriving at Nuevos Ministerios. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Madrid Atocha Station and Ministry of Defence is 5 km.

The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence without a car is to train and line 126 bus which takes 26 min and costs 7€ - 9€.

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It takes approximately 26 min to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence, including transfers.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence bus services, operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, depart from Delicias - Atocha station.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, depart from Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence is to train which takes 30 min and costs 5€ - 7€. Alternatively, you can line 27 bus, which costs 2€ and takes 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence.
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  • Distance: 5.3 km
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Madrid Atocha Station, Spain and Ministry of Defence, Spain?

Renfe Cercanias operates a train from Atocha to Nuevos Ministerios every 10 minutes, and the journey takes 9 min. Renfe Viajeros also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Empresa Municipal de Transportes operates a bus from Delicias - Atocha to Castellana - San Germán every 5 minutes. Tickets cost 2€ and the journey takes 33 min.

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 Atocha to Nuevos Ministerios
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
Renfe Cercanias
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Madrid-Nuevos Ministerios
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Empresa Municipal de Transportes
Phone
+34 902 50 78 50
Email
atencioncliente@emtmadrid.es
Website
emtmadrid.es
Bus from Nuevos Ministerios to Castellana - San Germán
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
2€
Website
EMT Madrid
Bus from Delicias - Atocha to Castellana - San Germán
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
2€
Website
EMT Madrid
Bus from Prado - Atocha to Castellana - San Germán
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
2€
Website
EMT Madrid
Other operators
Taxi from Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
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

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Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence bus services, operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, arrive at Castellana - San Germán station.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Ministry of Defence train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, arrive at Nuevos Ministerios station.

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