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There are 4 ways to get from Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Subway  •  3 min

  1. Take the subway from Opera to Principe Pio R

€3

Cheapest option

Line 46 bus  •  10 min

  1. Take the line 46 bus from Gran Vía - Callao to Intercambiador De Príncipe Pío 46 / ...

€2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) 2 km

€5 - €7

Walk  •  23 min

  1. Walk from Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) 1.9 km

Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) by subway

The subway journey time between Madrid City Center and Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) is around 3 min and covers a distance of around 1 km. The fastest subway normally takes 3 min. Operated by Metro de Madrid, the Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) subway service departs from Opera and arrives in Principe Pio. Typically 1350 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Subway route overview

Average subway time:
3 min
Fastest subway time:
3 min
Subways per week:
1350
Cheapest price:
€3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:00
Last subway departs at:
23:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) subway schedules

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

Subways departing Tuesday

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 City Center → Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) 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 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) is to line 46 bus, which costs €2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) is to subway which costs €3 and takes 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gran Vía - Callao and arriving at Intercambiador De Príncipe Pío. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Opera and arriving at Principe Pio. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 min.

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The distance between Madrid City Center and Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) is 2 km.

The best way to get from Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) without a car is to subway which takes 3 min and costs €3.

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The subway from Opera to Principe Pio takes 3 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) bus services, operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, depart from Gran Vía - Callao station.

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Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) train services, operated by Metro de Madrid, depart from Opera station.

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Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) bus services, operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, arrive at Intercambiador De Príncipe Pío station.

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Map of how to get from Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro).
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  • Distance: 1.5 km
  • Duration: 3 min

What companies run services between Madrid City Center, Spain and Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro), Spain?

Metro de Madrid operates a vehicle from Opera to Principe Pio every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €3 and the journey takes 3 min. Alternatively, Empresa Municipal de Transportes operates a bus from Gran Vía - Callao to Intercambiador De Príncipe Pío every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €2 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Empresa Municipal de Transportes
Phone
+34 902 50 78 50
Email
atencioncliente@emtmadrid.es
Website
emtmadrid.es
Bus from Gran Vía - Callao to Intercambiador De Príncipe Pío
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2
Website
EMT Madrid
Other operators
Taxi from Madrid City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro)
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
€5 - €7
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 City Center to Príncipe Pío (Madrid Metro) train services, operated by Metro de Madrid, arrive at Principe Pio station.

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