There are 5 ways to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare
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Train • 49 min
Rideshare • 1h 17m
3 alternative options
Line 27 bus, line 722 bus • 1h 19m
Taxi • 24 min
Drive • 24 min
Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol by walk and train
The journey time between Madrid Atocha Station and Plaza del Sol is around 32 min and covers a distance of around 26 km. The fastest journey normally takes 32 min. Services are operated by Renfe Cercanias. Typically 357 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol walk and train schedules
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Questions & Answers
The cost-effective way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol is to rideshare, which costs €2 and takes 1h 17m.
The quickest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol is to taxi which costs €40 - €50 and takes 24 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol. However, there are services departing from Delicias - Atocha and arriving at Ctra.M607-Est.Tres Cantos via Intercambiador De Plaza Castilla. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 19m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Atocha and arriving at Tres Cantos. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.
The distance between Madrid Atocha Station and Plaza del Sol is 22 km. The road distance is 28.5 km.
The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol without a car is to train which takes 49 min and costs .
The train from Atocha to Tres Cantos takes 32 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol bus services, operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, depart from Delicias - Atocha station.
Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, depart from Atocha station.
The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol is to train which takes 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 27 bus and line 722 bus, which costs and takes 1h 19m.
What companies run services between Madrid Atocha Station, Spain and Plaza del Sol, Spain?
Renfe Cercanias operates a train from Atocha to Tres Cantos every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol via Plaza Castilla, Intercambiador De Plaza Castilla, and Ctra.M607-Est.Tres Cantos in around 1h 19m.
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.
Train from Atocha to Tres Cantos
- Ave. Duration
- 32 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Renfe Cercanias
Bus from Delicias - Atocha to Plaza Castilla
- Ave. Duration
- 39 min
- Every 5 minutes
- Estimated price
- EMT Madrid
- Ave. Duration
- 24 min
- Estimated price
- €40 - €50
Taxi Airport Madrid
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Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol bus services, operated by Consorcio de Transportes de Madrid, arrive at Ctra.M607-Est.Tres Cantos station.
Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, arrive at Tres Cantos station.
Yes, the driving distance between Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol is 29 km. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Madrid Atocha Station to Plaza del Sol.
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