There are 5 ways to get from Madrid City Center to Aravaca by train, bus, taxi, car or foot
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Train • 5 min
Bus • 19 min
3 alternative options
Taxi • 10 min
15€ - 19€
Drive • 10 min
1€ - 2€
Walk • 1h 54m
Madrid City Center to Aravaca by trains
The train journey time between Madrid City Center and Aravaca is around 5 min and covers a distance of around 7 km. The fastest train normally takes 5 min. Operated by Renfe Cercanias, the Madrid City Center to Aravaca train service departs from Principe Pio and arrives in Aravaca. Typically 20 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
Train route overview
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The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Madrid City Center to Aravaca train schedules
Trains departing Monday, June 14, 2021
Trains departing Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Trains departing Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Trains departing Thursday, June 17, 2021
Trains departing Friday, June 18, 2021
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Last updated: 9 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Madrid City Center to Aravaca is to drive which costs 1€ - 2€ and takes 10 min.
The quickest way to get from Madrid City Center to Aravaca is to taxi which costs 15€ - 19€ and takes 10 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Moncloa and arriving at Blanca De Castilla - Camino De La Zarzuela. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Principe Pio and arriving at Aravaca. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 5 min.
The distance between Madrid City Center and Aravaca is 8 km. The road distance is 9.7 km.
The best way to get from Madrid City Center to Aravaca without a car is to train which takes 5 min and costs .
The train from Principe Pio to Aravaca takes 5 min including transfers and departs twice daily.
Madrid City Center to Aravaca bus services, operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, depart from Moncloa station.
Madrid City Center to Aravaca train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, depart from Principe Pio station.
The best way to get from Madrid City Center to Aravaca is to train which takes 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 2€ and takes 19 min.
What companies run services between Madrid City Center, Spain and Aravaca, Spain?
Renfe Cercanias operates a train from Principe Pio to Aravaca twice daily, and the journey takes 5 min. Alternatively, Empresa Municipal de Transportes operates a bus from Moncloa to Blanca De Castilla - Camino De La Zarzuela every 10 minutes. Tickets cost 2€ and the journey takes 19 min. Consorcio de Transportes de Madrid also services this route every 10 minutes.
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 Principe Pio to Aravaca
- Ave. Duration
- 5 min
- Twice daily
- Renfe Cercanias
Bus from Moncloa to Blanca De Castilla - Camino De La Zarzuela
- Ave. Duration
- 19 min
- Every 10 minutes
- Estimated price
- EMT Madrid
- Ave. Duration
- 10 min
- Estimated price
- 15€ - 19€
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Radio Taxi Madrid Aeropuerto
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More Questions & Answers
Madrid City Center to Aravaca bus services, operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, arrive at Blanca De Castilla - Camino De La Zarzuela station.
Madrid City Center to Aravaca train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, arrive at Aravaca station.
Yes, the driving distance between Madrid City Center to Aravaca is 10 km. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Madrid City Center to Aravaca.
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